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What better treat on a hot summer’s day than a nice dollop of ice cream? It’s creamy, delicious and a great way to cool down. But while dairy ice cream may seem like a cool treat, its effects in the body are, well, not so hot. Most store-bought dairy ice creams are filled with nasty additives, including carrageenan, artificial flavours, and lots and lots of refined sugar. But what if I told you that you can have your ice cream and have it nourish you, too?! My Strawberry-Banana Nice Cream is the perfect treat on a hot summers day, filled with lots of cool nutritious goodness.
Eating healthy while traveling can be a challenge. There are so many fast food and restaurant options and they are not always the healthiest choice. To add to the challenge, being on your feet all day and going from airport to airport can lead to dehydration as it’s easy to forget about your water consumption. I recently travelled to Los Angeles for 10 days and decided I would share with you some of my tips to eating healthy while travelling. While you may not always be able to avoid the odd ‘vacation slip’ on your dietary adventures, there are always choices and ways to avoid those fast food joints and unhealthy restaurants. Here are some tips that will help you make healthy choices and get you prepared for your next travel experience!
It’s so easy to make your own salves! Not to mention, you’ll reduce the amount of harmful additives and preservatives you put on your skin, and you can use ingredients to tailor your salve to your skin’s unique needs.
Here are the health benefits of three main ingredients of this particular soothing, moisturizing salve. (Recipe follows.)
What do you do when your mood is off or you’re stressed to the max?
Eat ice cream? Binge watch Netflix? Call your bestie?
After reading this article, you may consider yogurt, a handful of walnuts, or maybe even some dark chocolate as your go-to mood-boosters and stress-busters.
Today, we’ll unpack some of the exciting (and preliminary) new research about the link between your gut health and moods/stress.