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.
I’ve been loving lettuce wraps recently – from grilled tofu lettuce wraps, to a veggie burger on lettuce. This wrap is yet another one to add to the list, for those wanting to avoid that crash after a high-carb meal or looking to manage their weight.
“You’re a vegetarian – maybe I should become one too. Does following a vegetarian diet guarantee good health? “
I get this question and statement often in my practice – the long and short answer is no.
“Let medicine be thy food and let food be thy medicine” – Hippocrates
With holidays such as Thanksgiving, where traditional dishes dominate, those with food restrictions are often left with few options. It can also be difficult to create a selection that is enjoyed by both traditional omnivores, along with those who eat vegetarian, gluten-free and dairy-free.
On a quest for beautiful skin, we pay a lot of attention and $$ into what we put on our skins surface. I urge you to not forget about how what you’re putting into your body also plays an important role in the health of your skin! Let me outline three essential vitamins that play a vital role in skin health, along with the best ways to get these vitamins through food.