Monthly Archives: November 2013

Ginger-Steamed Fish with Troy’s Hana-Style Sauce


Delicious, healthy ginger recipes to spice up your menu. Dishes seasoned with ginger are simply irresistible. Whether in its peppery fresh form or as spicy ground powder, this root of the ginger plant may have several therapeutic properties, such as soothing the stomach and stimulating appetite. Try adding fresh ginger to your weekly stir-fry or chopped crystallized ginger to a batch of muffins or granola. Ginger-Steamed Fish with Troy’s Hana-Style Sauce INGREDIENTS FISH 6 5-ounce portions striped bass, halibut or […]

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Ginger Root Heals Ailments


The vitamin ginger root offers you a lot of benefits, including the ability to treat headaches and common colds. One of the most common uses of ginger root is the treat an upset stomach, something we all know and hate. Normally in the form of flat ginger ale and crackers, this vitamin could fix even the most upset of stomachs – and fast to boot. For the last few decades, ancient civilizations have used the vitamin in both cooking form […]

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Meaty Portobello Chili with Cold-Oven Sweet Potato Fries (Vegan, Paleo)


Mushrooms have a number of health benefits please continue reading to learn a few. Mushroom health facts One of your 5 a day Mushrooms are a natural  source of vitamins and minerals and an 80g serving (around four large closed cup mushrooms) counts as one of your 5 a day Skin and bones Mushrooms are a natural source of B vitamins and minerals, including B5 which works in the body to help release energy from the food we eat Mushrooms […]

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Healthy Grocery Shopping


Grocery shopping is something we all have to do, even though choosing the right foods can be very hard indeed. To assist you with your healthy grocery shopping, the tips below can indeed help make things easier than ever before: 1. Never go grocery shopping on an empty stomach. 2. Select canned fruits and tuna that are packed in water, not oil or syrup. 3. Look at the labels for the words “hydrogenated”or “partially hydrogenated”. The earlier you see them appear on the list, […]

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Roasted Rutabaga and Parsnip Soup with Kale and Coconut Bacon


Some of the healthy things Kale can do for your body: One cup of kale has only 36 calories and zero grams of fat, which makes it a great diet aid.Kale is a superstar in the arena of carotenoids and flavonoids, two powerful antioxidants that protect our cells from free radicals that cause oxidative stress.Not only do kale’s antioxidant and anti-inflammatory qualities work together to prevent and even combat cancer, a healthy diet of kale also provides glucosinolates, which have […]

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Prevention of Heart Attacks


Strict changes in diet and lifestyle can not only prevent heart attacks, but can reverse the clogging of the arteries, according to a small but pioneering study. The study showed that a vegetarian diet, moderate exercise and an hour a day of yoga and meditation could produce a reversal of atherosclerosis, a blockage of the arteries that can lead to a heart attack, in men and women who were strict in following the daily regimen. Experts say this is the […]

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Changing How You Eat


As you may know, not fueling up with the right  nutrients can affect how well your body performs and your overall fitness benefits. Even though  healthy eating is important, there are myths that hinder your performance if you listen to them. Below, you’ll find some myth busters on healthy eating. 1.Working out on an empty stomach. If you hear a rumbling noise in your stomach, the rumbling is trying to tell you something. Without listening to them, you are forcing your body […]

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Fast Facts On Potatoes


Throughout America, potatoes are the most popular vegetable, even being ahead of other well known vegetables such as lettuce and onions. You can cook potatoes in a variety of ways, and they are included in one out of three meals eaten by almost all Americans. When they are prepared in a healthy way, a potato can be an excellent source of energy and also pack a nutritional punch. Like oranges, potatoes are very high in vitamin C. The fact is, one medium potato contains 45% of […]

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