Health Benefits of Foods

10 reasons to eat chia seeds

10 reasons to eat chia seeds

For hundreds of years, chia seeds were a major part of Mayan and Aztec diets. They are being rediscovered for their impressive health benefits and great variety of nutrition. Let’s take a look at 10 reasons to eat chia seeds. 1. Anti-inflammatory properties: The omega-3 fatty acids in chia seeds […]

by July 6, 2020
10 reasons to eat spinach

10 reasons to eat spinach

There are so many reasons to eat spinach. It is part of the cruciferous vegetable family and is well known as one of the most nutritious vegetables on the planet. It is packed with almost every nutrient imaginable, and with nutrition comes health benefits. Let’s take a look at 10 […]

by June 30, 2020
10 reasons to eat bananas

10 reasons to eat bananas

Bananas are one of the most convenient tropical fruits in the world. They are wrapped up in their own personal package and ready for people on the go. Bananas are also a great addition to a healthy dessert. There are  may reasons to eat bananas as they are packed with nutrition […]

by June 28, 2020
The many health benefits of eating eggplants

The many health benefits of eating eggplants

The many health benefits of eating eggplants.   Eggplant, also called aubergine, is a tasty, nutrient filled vegetable. It is part of the nightshade vegetable family and there are many heath benefits of eating eggplants worth mentioning. Eggplant is very popular in Asian, Middle Eastern, and Mediterranean cuisine.   Let’s […]

by June 24, 2020
The many health benefits of eating summer squash

The many health benefits of eating summer squash

Summer squash is in season during the summer, just like the name suggests. There are three varieties of summer squash available during this period: zucchini, yellow squash, and patty pan squash. We have already seen the benefits of winter squash, yet the health benefits of eating summer squash while almost […]

by June 17, 2020
The power of Quinoa

The power of Quinoa

The Incas began to cultivate Quinoa, since then, quinoa’s popularity has grown worldwide. Quinoa is a seed, and is related to spinach, chard and beets. Quinoa stalks are 3 to 6 feet tall, and each plant can produce up to a cup of seeds. You can buy Quinoa in the […]

by June 15, 2020
salt in spoons with fresh basil, thyme and rosemary isolated on white

The potent health benefits of thyme

Thyme is a delicate and beautifully aromatic herb that is often used in meat, fish and vegetable dishes. The health benefits of thyme are truly potent. In French cuisine it is often combined with bay leaves, sage, and other herbs to create a bundle called bouquet garni, which is used […]

by June 11, 2020
Health benefits of grapes

Health benefits of grapes

Grapes make the perfect snack, not only because of their bite-size, portability, and taste – they are full of potent health benefits too. Grapes have garnered a lot of attention in the area of health research due to their popularity all over the world and their growing list of nutrients. Let’s […]

by June 8, 2020