While I haven’t hit middle-age yet, I can speak from experience about how weight management has changed over my lifespan thus far. Weight management was certainly a different story in my early 20s, along with my teenage years. During these days, it was easy to neglect the quality of my diet and avoid the consequences. This unfortunately, doesn’t last forever.
For some families, chicken nuggets and fries are a favourite go-to. We know the kids like the dipping action and the adults are getting a filling meal. It works on multiple levels!
I think Cinco de Mayo had a lasting effect on me this year. Lately I’ve been all about those Mexican flavours – obsessing over salsa, avocados and black beans with an array of spices. Let me show you one of the dishes I’ve been loving – Veggie Black Bean Enchiladas.
We are fortunate that in this day and age, as we have so many options to obtain missing nutrients. Look at all of your options when you’re in a health food store, or when you’re walking down a pharmacy supplement aisle!
However, as the same time, so many options can lead to feeling overwhelmed and confused.
I’ve not really gotten into the whole spiralizing vegetable thing until just recently.
Tofu and brussel sprouts: two misunderstood and under-appreciated plant foods.