Four Plant-Based Powerfood Soups

Think raw veggies and salads are the only way to get in your veggies? Think again!

Veggies soups, in my opinion, are the easiest way to get in your veggies. Don’t rely on the canned variety though – the nutrition value can be quite minimal with these. I encourage you to get into the kitchen and get making your own!

3 Essential Nutrients for Healthy Skin

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.

Spicy Sweet Potato & Quinoa Chilli

sweet potato chilliAs the warm weather starts to melt away, I find it so satisfying to bring a hot and hearty lunch meal to work.  This dish is easy to mass cook  and a couple of portions are easily frozen for another time so you don’t get tired of it. A great mid-day pick me up! Ingredients are simple, whole and healthy. Enjoy!

Sweet Potato Pita Pizza with Kale

sweet potato pizzaThis combination is fantastic! On a whole wheat greek pita, I used a creamy sweet potato base  instead of tomato sauce and topped it off with some caramelized onion, kale and mozzarella cheese! A very inexpensive, quick and healthy vegetarian recipe! If you’re cooking for one person, make four at a time and use it for lunches that week or freeze for later.