8 Amazing Health Benefits of Sweet Potatoes and a Recipe

8 Amazing Health Benefits of Sweet Potatoes and a Recipe


Ever wonder what makes a sweet potato sweet? 

Curious if sweet potatoes are healthy?

Have you been on the hunt for a sweet potato fry recipe that isn’t soggy or disappointing?  

Wonder no longer and look no further! Check out this week’s blog post to discover more!

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Mood-Boosting Kale Cucumber Salad Recipe

Mood-Boosting Kale Cucumber Salad Recipe 

It’s no secret that what we eat can affect the health of our bodies and brains.

It’s also no secret that certain foods can affect our mood.

High-carb foods like donuts, muffins, and granola bars work to make us feel better by boosting dopamine and acting on our brain’s pleasure centres. Unfortunately, getting such a ‘high’ from these foods is not the healthiest way to go.

Luckily, there are healthier alternatives that also work to boost our mood. Even better still, I’ve combined a few of these foods into one healthy dish!

Read on to discover more information along with the recipe.

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Pumpkin Spice Latte

Surprising Benefits of Almond Milk & How To Make It.

If you have a dairy allergy or are interested in a great milk alternative, look no further. Almond milk has more nutrients than cow’s milk and is easier for most people to digest.

In fact, regular consumers of almond milk may even make it at home. If you have been toying with this idea but need some inspiration and a good recipe, keep reading!

This week, I discuss some interesting facts about almonds and the health benefits they provide. As an added bonus, I’m including my super simple recipe for delicious, and nutritious, homemade almond milk!


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Here are some quick and easy recipes to kick-start your long-weekend and help you get ready for a great summer!

Summer Fresh Recipes

I've had lots of folks reach out to me on Instagram and Facebook after last week's blog post on BBQ chicken with veg. So I decided to post a couple more ideas to help you celebrate Canada Day and the Fourth of July.

No matter what side of the border you find yourself on, be sure to unwind with family, friends and some healthy BBQ!

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Greek Chicken Salad

Greek Chicken Salad 

 Please, please do not use a farmed salmon variety. It is environmentally destructive, the taste is abhorrent as is the overall nutritional content.

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Wild Salmon Cucumber Bites 

Salmon Cucumber Bites 

Please, please do not use a farmed salmon variety. It is environmentally destructive, the taste is abhorrent as is the overall nutritional content.

 

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Meal Planning Services Now Available!

Test drive a one-day meal plan for free!

Get your downloadable free meal plan here. Choose either an Anti-inflammatory meal plan, one for Diabetes, or one for optimal Cognitive Function.

 

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Parfrites With Garlic

Even better than the parsnips themselves, is smothering them in fresh garlic butter straight out of the oven! This provides an explosion of flavour and the added health benefits of raw garlic with its antimicrobial, antiviral, and antioxidant effects.

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Salted Fresh Roasted Almonds

Almonds are nutritious and delicious! I love almonds and eat them regularly, knowing they are a whole food with many health benefits. 

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