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Historically, many herbs and spices have been used for medicinal purposes. Many of these herbs have a strong traditional and cultural background, and are still used today. Herbs and spices, in the..
Do you ever wonder if you’re a sugar addict? Sugar can be good for us or really bad when consumed excessively–do we even know the types of sugars we should be consuming and which ones are just no..
Detox diets and cleanses are everywhere! But, do we really need to detox?
While we may think detox programs are essential to remove toxins, detoxification is constantly occurring in our liver,..
Choosing the right foods at the right times so your body can function optimally is important. A lot of focus is usually put on ‘what’ to eat, this time we’re spotlighting the ‘when’, especially..
We all know that chocolate makes us happy, but what is it about this guilty pleasure that makes us feel better? We’ve dug a little deeper and found out just what why this ancient treat makes us..
Dessert is sometimes a DO-NOT-DISCUSS, taboo topic when placed next to the other D word: DIET! If you’re reading this, you must have sweet-tooth tingles from time to time... Don't worry–many of us..
We all love a perfectly ripe avocado–whether it’s smashed on a slice of toast with salt, pepper and a squeeze of lemon or wrapped in rice and part of our sushi. Some of us may even have tried..
Being a parent is both the single most rewarding experience of a lifetime and the most exhausting. Some mornings you wake you and feel like you could still sleep for years. How do you make it..