Category: vegetables

4 Reasons Eating Seasonally Benefits Your Family’s Health

We all know that fresh vegetables and fruits are beneficial to health, but did you know that eating seasonally has extra benefits for your family’s health? As part of the healthy, simple Summer meals challenge, I’m going to go through some of the reasons why eating seasonally benefits your health and your time! 1. WHAT …

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Vegan Kale and Basil Pesto adds flavour and nutrients to your meals.

Vegan Kale Pesto

Kale pesto is a tasty and healthy way to boost flavour, fibre and nutrients of your meals. Kids won’t even suspect how healthy it is! When kale and basil are in season, make lots and freeze for the cooler months, so you don’t have to run out! Ingredients: 2 packed cups kale chopped (remove middle …

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vegetables and dollar signs

Budget friendly whole foods eating for families

Last blog I talked about what healthy eating is, which is all well and good, but how do we make this budget friendly? So here I am, ready to share how we eat a healthy, whole foods budget friendly diet. One of the most common reasons I hear from people for not eating as healthy …

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Turmeric, ginger paste & roots

Anti-inflammatory Turmeric, Ginger & Galangal Paste

Unchecked, chronic inflammation may contribute to the development of many disorders. Eating foods, herbs and spices that are rich in anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant compounds helps regulate our immune system and protect our cells’ health by reducing chronic inflammation. This recipe features three anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant superstars that also taste delicious. Turmeric (Curcuma longa) is a …

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