Are you feeding or Fighting Disease With Your food?

Am I feeding or fighting disease with my food? The age old wisdom of Hippocrates says “Let thy food be thy medicine”. The wisdom of our Creator in the Bible states “Genesis 1:29 “And God said Behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in which is a fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be GOOD for food”.

It seems pretty apparent by the state of our overall health in this country that we may missing some of the wellness practices that the Bible or Hippocrates prescribed. There are multiple facets to wellness, but today I am going to focus on food choices. If you do not feel your best these days it may be time to face this question personally: am I fighting or feeding disease with my food? read more

Tiny Seeds With Explosive Health Benefits

Tiny Seeds With Explosive Health Benefits

If your like me the first time I ever heard the word Chia, was the Chia pet commercials advertised on television. I often wondered since I started eating Chia seeds if it was the same seeds used in those Chia Pets and yes they were.

The Chia seeds were a prized food used by the Aztecs and Mayans. These tiny seeds were known for the great source of energy they provided. “Chia” is the ancient Mayan word for strength.

Chia Seeds are a tiny seeds with explosive health benefits. Chia seeds are one of natures richest antioxidants. One of the many benefits of antioxidant rich foods is slowing down the signs of ageing. read more

Beat The Heat And Get Healthy With Watermelon!

Beat The Heat And Get Healthy With Watermelon!

In the U.S., July is National Watermelon month and the harvest peak for the fruit. Watermelon is a great way to beat the heat and get healthy this summer!

Watermelon seems to be a staple at summer picnics and parties for a great reason. This nutrient dense food full of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants make an excellent choice for snacking.

Watermelon is 92% water and full of electrolytes to help prevent dehydration. This is a great choice for when you want to slim down for summer,and have the energy to keep up with all the summer activities! Watermelon is a low calorie option for weight loss and it keeps you feeling full longer. read more