Brown Rice vs White Rice: The Surprising Differences

Rice is a popular gluten-free grain that has been enjoyed in some parts of the world for thousands of years. It is versatile and comes in many different shapes and colors – brown and white being the two most common and recognized varieties. But with certain fad diets suggesting people eat little or no carbs, […]

Top 10 Gluten Intolerance Symptoms & What To Do

Over the last few years, the demand for gluten-free foods has skyrocketed. In fact, an estimated one in five Americans actively tries to include gluten-free foods in their diet. For some, eating gluten-free is viewed as a ticket to weight loss and boosted energy. For others, it’s just securing a seat at the popular table […]

Healthy Camping Food Ideas + Recipes

Going on a camping trip and spending some time in the great outdoors is one of the best things you can do for your health – both mentally and physically. Unplugging from the internet and busy corporate world can help bring down your stress level and blood pressure. Breathing in the fresh air can help […]

24 Healthy Tahini Recipes (That Aren’t All Hummus!)

If you think tahini is just for homemade hummus recipes, think again! This nutty, caramel-flavored paste is incredibly versatile and easy to use. It can add a serious burst of delicious flavor to a number of sweet and savory dishes. And on top of that, it comes with a number of very impressive health benefits… […]

6 Unbeatable Homemade Almond Butter Recipes

A lot of people are going nuts for almond butter … and rightfully so! The tasty spread (which is commonly referred to as peanut butter’s more nutritious relative) is loaded with protein, healthy fats, key vitamins, and minerals that help the body thrive. While it’s simple to pick up a jar of almond butter at […]

The Battle Of the Nut Butters: Almond vs Peanut

It may be hard to beat peanut butter when it comes to popularity, but does almond butter have any claim to fame when it comes to nutrition? We take a comparative look at the two popular nut butter pantry staples…   First Thing’s First Peanut butter is a particularly popular kitchen cabinet staple, with 90 […]

9 Nourishing (And Surprising) Benefits of Argan Oil

This all-in-one skin moisturizer come hair conditioner come bath oil has the ability to de-clutter your beauty cupboard and replace most of your skin and haircare products all by itself! With its impressive levels of vitamin E, A and F, fatty acids, antioxidants and minerals, the miracle oil has a range of health benefits, from […]

The Truth About Calories and Weight Loss

Have you ever felt like you could eat a few extra cookies or a cheeseburger with extra fries one day because you did an intense workout? I’m talking about a sweat session where you burned a lot of calories …. more so than what’s in the junk food you wanted to eat. Or maybe you […]

A Step-By-Step Guide To Ayurvedic Cleansing

Whether you want to recharge during the changing of the seasons, boost your vitality, restore your energy levels, or refresh your system, an Ayurvedic cleanse is a powerful ancient method that has stood the test of time. Not only is it engrained in millennia-old Eastern science, but modern Western scientists are now starting to uncover […]

How To Grow Your Own Herbs (Even If You Live In A Top-Floor Apartment!)

Herbs have so many different flavors and uses, from cooking and eating or drinking in tea to aromatherapy and medicinal remedies. There are literally thousands of varieties around the world, and they are so easy to grow and maintain if you follow a few basic guidelines. Growing herbs is such a hassle-free hobby, in fact, that […]