Eat Better, Eat Together

Eating with your family and friends on a regular basis has been associated with improved social skills, better-eating habits, and fewer behavioral problems in teenagers. It is also helpful for reducing stress in adults. Every year, October serves as Eat Better, Eat Together Month. While the history of the day is unknown, it is meant…

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Paleo Cinnamon Roasted Apples & Sweet Potatoes

There are many health benefits of both apples and sweet potatoes. When you combine these two foods into this delicious side dish, you get double the health benefits! Benefits of apples & sweet potatoes include: Stimulate weight loss Balance blood sugar Improve your vision Strengthen immunity Improve fertility in women Improve cardiovascular health Paleo Cinnamon…

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Paleo Broccoli & Bacon Quiche

Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 50 minutes Total Time: 1 hour 5 minutes Course: Breakfast/brunch Cuisine: Paleo Servings: 8 servings Ingredients 1 Paleo Pie Crust recipe baked for 7 minutes (see recipe below) 5 slices bacon nitrate free, cooked and crumbled, OR cooked ham, if preferred 3 TBSP cooking fat of choice bacon fat, coconut oil, ghee, etc, divided 3 1/2 cups fresh broccoli florets chopped into small bite-size pieces 1 small onion sliced thin 2 cloves garlic minced Sea salt to…

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Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding

Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding 1 1/2 c. almond milk (any nut milk will work) 8 TBSP ground chia seeds 2 scoops of SP Chocolate powder (or 2 scoops of Veg-E Pro Complete Chocolate) 1 tsp. organic maple syrup 1 TBSP organic cocoa powder (optional) pinch of salt Blend for about one minute. Then let sit…

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Opioids: chasing and masking pain.

How did we get here? Starting from when we are young we develop a relationship with pain where we will do anything to prevent it or place a band-aid (either metaphorical or literal) on the place that is hurting.  We mask, medicate, and desire for it to go away as quickly as possible. We view…

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Weight-Loss & Nutrition Response Testing

Weight-loss is an issue that has been battled throughout the ages. More than ever we see the need to address more than just weight-loss, we need quality nutrition and realistic eating habits in order to maintain healthy weight along with overall health. Americans are more overweight than ever, and these issues are affecting both children…

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What is Nutrition Response Testing? Video Demonstration

Nutrition Response Testing

What is Nutrition Response Testing? Nutrition Response Testing is very precise and scientific.  However, if I were to analyze you using Nutrition Response Testing before it was explained to you, you might find it strange, or simply not believable – only because it is probably very different from anything you may have experienced before.  I…

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How is your favorite soft drink affecting your body?

Summer is right around the corner, which means days will be spent grilling outside, kids will be at the pool, and there won’t be a care in the world; except for what you are putting into your body. It’s easy to grab a refreshing soda; but, what is all that carbonation and sugar doing to…

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You Put WHAT In Your Mouth?

As we learn more about the food we are eating and how they affect our bodies, that very question can pop into our minds. We see commercials for fast food, there are coupons for prepackaged goods and even billboards of food products that will “make our lives easier”. But will they really? When we look…

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Cancer and Nutrition

Healthy food leads to a healthy body

Almost everyone is affected by the C-word in some way, shape or form and with October being “Breast Cancer Awareness Month” we all have it on our minds. For that reason our next event will be on the topic of Cancer and Nutrition. Over the years there has been a lot of conversation on different…

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