Spring Cleaning the Body

Eating a clean diet means eating whole foods and avoiding animal products, soy, alcohol, sugar, caffeine and gluten.  Clean eating is a way to cleanse and give your body, and specifically liver, a break Continue reading

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Seasonal Eating

This week we said farewell to winter and root vegetables!  We said our goodbyes with a final dinner of roasted root vegetable burritos.  Made by simply roasting root vegetables of your choice in the oven with oil and spices Continue reading

The Skinny on Fats

Your body needs healthy fats to survive.  Fats provide a concentrated energy source making you feel full longer.  They are important for building cell membranes and various hormones.   Fats are important for the absorption of fat soluble vitamins (A, D, E, and K).  But fats can be confusing for many.  Which fats or oils are good for you, which ones should be avoided, and which ones are best to cook with? Continue reading