Strawberries Are Both Fashionable & Functional

I’m so thrilled to once again be partnering with the California Strawberry Commission on a fun new educational campaign. My long-time followers will know that I’ve written a number of strawberry-themed articles in the past, and I never turn down an opportunity to shine the spotlight on one of my

Optimize Your Health With California Strawberries

Let me start by unequivocally identifying that strawberries, both fresh and frozen, are one of my favourite fruits to enjoy year-round. I eat them most days of the week and it naturally brings me a great deal of joy in this challenging time to once again be working with The

3 Reasons Why You Should Eat More Strawberries

I’m once again thrilled to be partnering with the  California Strawberry Commission  and sharing some important information about strawberries from the state that grows more than anywhere else in the world – California. Fortunately for all parties involved, fresh strawberry season in California is robust and stretches from February until

The Health Benefits Of California Strawberries

It’s not every day that the California Strawberry Commission comes knocking on your door and offers you an opportunity to work with them to promote the consumption of what is, unarguably, one of the healthiest available for human consumption: California Strawberries. This is probably the most enjoyable article that I’ve

Endometriosis & Your Diet – Which Foods Help?

March was indeed Nutrition Month but it was also Endometriosis Awareness Month, and fact which I unfortunately seemed to have overlooked. In fact, endometriosis is a topic which I’ve not yet given proper attention to on the blog yet. I hope to make up for that today, however. Endometriosis affects

You Probably Need To Eat More Soluble Fibre

Soluble fibre is one of two types of dietary fibre and can be challenging to consume in adequate quantities if you: Don’t consume a diverse diet Don’t understand its benefits Don’t know which foods contain it A high soluble fibre diet is one of a number of characteristics in the

The 7 Things That Make A Meal Romantic

“Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate.” —Alan D. Wolfelt What a coincidence it is then that the annual holiday of love that we celebrate on February 14th each year, was actually originally a feast celebrating a Saint by the name of Valentine. In fact, there is nothing coincidental

Chimp Treats: The Ultimate Ice Cream Alternative

As a registered dietitian, choosing brands to align with is far from monkey business. In fact, my longtime followers will be keenly aware of the fact that I rarely highlight or promote products on my social media page or website at all. But hey, when the shoe fits, you gotta

5 Brand New Kale-Inspired Summer Recipes

It’s fair to say that my love for kale is well known across the globe. Unfortunately, I lack the culinary skill to bring that love to life in a delicious and appealing way for you guys. I appreciate that not everyone is up for eating raw kale leaves like I

The 8 Nutrients That All Vegans Should Be Aware Of

There are more vegans and vegetarians today than at any other time in recent history. Whether driven by ethical, environmental or economical considerations, I cannot help but observe that this demographic has become increasingly representative in my diverse private practice clientele. I fully support anyone pursuing a more plant-based style