December 16, 2018

The Benefits of Block Fasting

For thousands of years, ancient cultures around the world have used fasting as a means of healing the body during times of sickness. To this day, some cultures continue to believe that restricting food intake is a path to obtaining mental clarity and spiritual awakening. In Western society,intermittent fasting, a modern spin on the concept […]

Coconut Oil & Coffee? 3 Awesome Benefits of Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCTs)

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, there is no doubt that you have heard of the immense benefits of coconut oil, and its multiple uses— from safer cooking to skincare to its ability to help you shed pounds, there are literally dozens of uses for it. Despite some backlash about its rising popularity recently, […]

Avoid These 10 Mistakes When Grocery Shopping

I used to dread grocery shopping; it truly was a chore for me, until, I changed my mindset. I started to look at it as more of a fun thing to do, to make sure that my body was well nourished. I am no Chef and my cooking is by far not elaborate. I am, […]

Eat the Rainbow and Reap the Many Benefits of Phytonutrients!

“Phytonutrients” refer to the several thousand healthy, non-nutritive compounds found in plants. These compounds are referred to as “non-nutritive” because they do not supply calories like proteins, carbohydrates, and fats do. Despite this, phytonutrients remain vital to our overall health and wellbeing. What Phytonutrients Do Phytonutrients are chemicals produced by plants. Plants use these chemicals […]