Healthy Fats

Mediterranean Bean Salad

Mediterranean Bean Salad

Mediterranean Bean Salad

For me, nutrition and healthy eating is not about counting calories. It IS about including more healthy, whole foods into your meals.

I’m always looking for easy ways to take my meals up a notch, and this yummy bean salad is a perfect addition.

Give it a try and let me know if you enjoy it!

This bean salad recipe is easy, yummy and healthy.

Healthy Fats and Bad Fats

Healthy Fats and Bad Fats

Healthy Fats and Bad Fats

All fat is NOT created equal!

Fat is one of the three critical macronutrients; along with protein and carbohydrates. Some fats are super-health-boosting; and, others are super-health-busting.

Health-building fats support your brain, hormones, immune system, heart health, and moods. Health-busting fats pretty much bust all of these (brain, hormones, immune system, heart health, and moods). So, this is why the information I’m sharing today is so important.

As a general rule, the fats from whole foods that are the least processed will be the healthiest for you. But, you already knew that, right?

So let me give you a definitive list of the fats to use, and the fats to ditch.

5 Health Benefits of Coconut Oil- and why you should buy some today!

5 Health Benefits of Coconut Oil- and why you should buy some today!

5 HEALTH BENEFITS OF COCONUT OIL-

AND WHY YOU SHOULD BUY SOME TODAY!

Coconut Oil is a healthy alternative to vegetable and other oils. If you are wondering what all the hype is about- here are 5 Health Benefits, and should be enough reason to convince you to toss it in your grocery cart on your next trip to the store. 

  1. Coconut Oil is high in healthy fats- this means that it can help to prevent heart disease and promotes heart health! There is so much information out there on good fats, bad fats, saturated fats etc. Most important to remember - Coconut Oil has been proven to benefit cardiovascular health. For more on healthy fats- CLICK HERE
  2. Coconut oil is high in anti-oxidants and can help reduce inflammation. For those that suffer from arthritis, or other inflammatory conditions, adding coconut oil can help with your symptoms.