Detox Smoothie Recipe with Blueberries and Ginger

A good smoothie is one of the best ways to start your day. Aside from being delicious, smoothies can be full of good fats and protein that can give you a good boost of energy for the day ahead. The almond milk and avocado gives this blueberry vegetarian smoothie some healthy fats which provide a luxurious creaminess to this smoothie. The pea protein powder provides a good shot of protein, and the blueberries and ….

Detox Water Recipe for Weight Loss

It is well recognized that we should be drinking eight glasses of water per day. But what if, like me, you find water bland, tasteless, and tough to choke down? Drinking water is key to flushing your system of toxins and restoring good gut flora.Even if you enjoy water, adding a few simple ingredients found at any supermarket can kick your water up a notch and enhance its health benefits. Even if you…

Easy Veggie Wrap with Avocado and Halloumi

One of my favourite ways of putting together a quick nutrient-packed lunch, this grilled veggie wrap recipe is a summer hit. Fresh greens, avocado, roasted peppers and halloumi and a simple mustard dressing – this veggie wrap makes a satiating protein-rich lunch that keeps you away from the kitchen during the hot summer days. You can make it ahead and pack to-go, make in bulk to serve at dinner parties or serve warm from the grill. Either way, this veggie wrap has…

Protein Bars with Chocolate and Maca – The Healthy Snack for Hormone Balance

My interest in raising my protein intake made me understand that I need to stop relying on store-bought protein bars and make my own recipe, because I need to be sure that all the ingredients are whole and health-approved. I took advantage of the upcoming Valentine’s Day and created this pinkish low carb protein bar recipe using nut butter, protein powder, nuts and coconut oil. These easy protein bars….