Why am I sniffling and sneezing in the fall? It must be a cold. Allergies happen in the spring, right? Actually, fall and winter allergies are really common and often get confused with a viral infection. Yes, fall allergies are a real thing. The biggest culprit behind these symptoms is a … [Read more...] about Is It A Cold — Or Could You Just Have Fall Allergies?
Our own Dr. Heather Moday weighed in on the question, “What Are Adaptogens?” in a recent article for Be Well Philly. Used in Ayurvedic and Chinese medicine for ages, adaptogens are growing in mainstream popularity due to their ability to support and balance the body’s systems. Added to smoothies, … [Read more...] about What Are Adaptogens? Dr. Moday Answers for Be Well Philly.
I just loved this article from Empowered Sustenance and wanted to pair it with my latest blog on How to Eat Sugar Right. Many of us have simply forgot how to eat sugar in a way that honors our body and we end up paying the price: weight gain, energy and mood swings, depression and reliance on … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Balance Blood Sugar Naturally
Pizza night is always a crowd favorite. I remember my mom hosting homemade pizza night when I was young and although the recipes I use today in my own kitchen are slightly different (mostly Paleo), the memories it makes are no different! I am always on the search for a Paleo pizza crust that tastes … [Read more...] about Simple Paleo Pizza Crust (and bonus dessert pizza)
Remember, eggs make a quick, high protein, easy-to-make breakfast! An extra bonus of making eggs in the morning is there is no excuse to not include lots and lots of vegetables. This is a wonderful way to manage your bodies stress-response system, have energy for the entire day, … [Read more...] about Favorite Paleo Breakfasts with Eggs
Just wanted to quickly share an example of one of my favorite MACRO-trio breakfasts by far! Not sure what that is? Check out my blog posts on this meal plan that can benefit everyone here. Because @letsgetreal_rd people.. breakfast is important! And it's so easy... 1. Fry plantains in coconut oil … [Read more...] about Quick and Easy MACRO-trio Meal
(originally posted by Andrea Nakayama) When it comes to a Paleo diet, nuts can be a paramount part of the protocol. They provide us with good fats, complex carbohydrates, protein, vitamins, minerals and fiber. The key minerals that nuts contain include magnesium, zinc, selenium and copper — all of … [Read more...] about Paleo Chock-Full-O-Nuts Granola
If you've been loving matcha lately, you'll love this matcha latte recipe! It is creamy, with the faint bittersweet green notes of tea and a touch of vanilla. A little honey goes a long way to sweeten this latte, while collagen peptides and spirulina give it a boost of nourishment. Whip this … [Read more...] about Vanilla Bean and Matcha Tea Latté