Some of the worst processed foods out there are foods you eat on a regular basis.

Worst Processed Foods You Can Eat (and What to Eat Instead)

Do you know how much of the food you eat every day is processed? According to the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, over half of the average American’s daily calories comes from highly processed food. All food goes through some form of processing — even vegetables from farms are washed and sorted. The more processing […]

A Guide To Good & Bad Oils (Which Should You Choose & When?)

Whether you’re frying a piece of fish, drizzling it on a salad, or using it as a binding agent when baking, oil has a number of uses. While all oils make food taste great, the reality is, some oils are healthy and some are not. We take an in-depth look at some of the best […]

Whether you're lactose intolerant or you're avoiding dairy to improve your health, these dairy-free recipes will make you look forward to meal time!

25 Indulgent Dairy-Free Recipes You Need To Try

Whether you’re one of the estimated 30-50 million Americans who suffers from lactose intolerance or you’re trying to avoid dairy as a way to improve your overall health, the following 25 indulgent dairy-free recipes will make you look forward to meal time! Why Would Someone Ditch Dairy? Along with better digestive health, ditching dairy has […]

36 Beautiful Smoothie Bowl Recipes To Nourish Your Mornings

Beauty, color, texture and fun. Smoothie bowls really are a step up from regular old smoothies. While they can be enjoyed at any time of the day, they are that quintessential breakfast option that will put a smile on any health-conscious person’s face. Here are 36 of the most vibrant, creative, and, of course, nutritious, smoothie […]

The Top 7 Proven Benefits Of Manuka Honey

Touted as a natural medicine to cure just about all ailments, Manuka honey certainly has a powerful reputation. But does it live up to the hype? We take a look at the nutritional profile of Manuka honey, and delve into its proven health benefits…   What Is Manuka Honey? This dark, thick honey is produced […]

The Top 6 Surprising Health Benefits Of Watermelon (+ Quenching Smoothie Recipes)

Considering it just tastes like sugary water, it’s a pleasant surprise to learn that there are actually a number of health benefits of watermelon. The pretty pink melon is full of vitamins, antioxidants and electrolytes while being low in calories and fat. It can help with digestion, and even benefit eye health and heart health… […]

28 Healthy Cookie Recipes To Satisfy Your Craving!

Whether it’s a crunchy oat cookie or a gooey peanut butter flavor you’re after, we have a recipe listed here to suit every hankering. From rich dark chocolate to tangy ginger, these delicious but healthy recipes will curb your cookie cravings…   Oat Cookies Healthy Oatmeal Raisin Breakfast Cookies – This easy oatmeal cookie recipe […]

There are several reasons people cut back on, or completely eliminate, butter from their diet. See the top butter substitutes and how you can use them!

7 Butter Substitutes For Baking (+ Swaps For Spreads)

If you opened up your refrigerator right now, how many sticks of butter would you find? Chances are, at least a few. Whether you use the popular dairy product as a spread, pop a teaspoon or so in a frying pan when cooking, or add it to your homemade cookies, cupcakes, and pies, it seems the […]

23 Fun & Creative Snacks For Under 100 Calories

We’re not all about calorie counting at Bembu.com, but when you’re looking for a snack, it’s a great idea to keep the calories to a minimum. And more importantly, make them healthy low calorie snacks. Here are some of our favorite snack and dessert recipes that come in under 100 calories…   Should You Be […]