Food

Top 10 cancer-fighting foods Credit: Monticello

Top 10 cancer-fighting foods

We are making vital choices that impact our health every time we go grocery shopping. Did you know? According to the American Cancer Society, “About 1,660,290 new cancer cases are expected to be diagnosed in 2013, and in 2013 about 580,350 Americans are projected to die of cancer, almost 1,600 people […]

by October 15, 2020
Health benefits of ginger

Health benefits of ginger

The health benefits of ginger are countless. Ginger is part of the herb family. It has a brown skin on the outside, and is creamy colored on this inside. The spicy, aromatic herb is often used in Asian cuisine to flavor dishes. Let’s take a look at some of the […]

by October 11, 2020
Healing white bean and kale soup

Healing white bean and kale soup

Soup, like smoothies and juices are a great way of combining multiple healthy ingredients into one. This makes soups a very convenient food, and keeps the health benefits alive and potent. This healing white bean and kale soup is packed with legumes, herbs, and vegetables. Let’s take a closer look […]

by October 6, 2020
DIY tips on how to make iced tea

DIY tips on how to make iced tea

There are so many reasons to love tea: The crisp yet complex taste, the way it relaxes the nerves, its ability to wake you up, and its warmth that brings people together. Its healing properties makes it one of the second best drinks after filtered water. Tea is usually served hot […]

by September 28, 2020
New study suggests that green tea may boost weight loss

New study suggests that green tea may boost weight loss

There’s nothing like a cup of green tea to get you through a long stressful day. It has a way of providing energy, soothing the soul, and refreshing your spirits.  Green tea has been used for millenniums in Asia as a potent tonic for its health benefits. It is made […]

by September 27, 2020
Coconut milk is making a big come back for its health benefits

Coconut milk is making a big come back for its health benefits

Organic coconut milk is making a come back and its health benefits  are being valued once again. The milk is the liquid that comes from the grated meat of a coconut. Coconut milk is very popular in Southeast Asia, especially in Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, and the Philippines. It is packed […]

by September 22, 2020
The many health benefits of eating black pepper

The many health benefits of eating black pepper

The health benefits of eating black pepper are impressive!   Black pepper is a popular spice worldwide. It is used in almost every dish because of its perfect amount of heat and flavor. Black pepper has been used in virtually every civilization in human history.   Let’s take a look […]

by September 14, 2020
Turmeric the superstar spice

Turmeric the superstar spice

Turmeric the superstar. Often called “the Indian solid gold“, with superpowers that may help prevent Alzheimer’s disease and common types of cancer. It gets its bright yellow pigment from an ingredient called curcumin, which is the essential part that gives turmeric its Alzheimer’s and cancer fighting power. This spice originates […]

by September 13, 2020