Stay away from all those sugary cereals, which can cause your blood sugar levels to rise and leave you feeling hungry again an hour later. Why not eat a couple of eggs instead. Eggs are wonderfully nutritious, low in fat, and will not affect your blood sugar levels like most cereals do. Organic eggs are … Continue reading Eggs for breakfast anyone?
Why not give your immune system a boost with this quick and easy nourishing broth! Ingredients you will need: Serves 3-4 4 organic chicken thighs 2 chopped carrots 2 celery sticks 2 leeks 1 potato small tin of tomatoes (227g) 2 chicken stock cubes - melted in 2 pints of hot boiled water pepper and … Continue reading 1 Hour Chicken Broth
Prove thy servants, I beseech thee, ten days; and let them give us pulse to eat, and water to drink. (Daniel 1:12) Sometimes you've just got to eat what you fancy, and if that means a yummy cheese jacket potato, then so be it. I really enjoyed topping my hot roasted crunchy on the outside … Continue reading Yummy lunch
I don't know about you, but sometimes mornings can be hectic in my household. With two girls often squabbling over who's going to use the bathroom first, breakfast needs to be quick and simple. So as long as I have plenty of fruit and natural yogurt in my fridge, I can a breath a sigh … Continue reading Breakfast – red grapes and natural yoghurt
Hello everyone, I'm back to blogging! Well, It's been about a month since I wrote my last blog post and thought I'd better let you know what I've been up to. Some of you may already know from reading my blog posts that I find nutrition and how it affects the body incredibly fascinating. So … Continue reading Back to Blogging
Looking back as a child, I remember my parents giving me lots of grapes to eat, which were fresh and juicy from our local Italian shop. I used to like biting into them and looking at the tiny seeds inside, but where are those bitter seeds now? When you do your weekly food shopping, and … Continue reading Where are the seeds?
EVENING MEALSThis is my third and final week attempting to transition to a plant-based diet, and I've really enjoyed using a lot more antioxidant fruits for my breakfast, enzyme rich salads for my lunch and nourishing beans and pulses for my evening meals. But with two wonderful celebrations this week, the diet became a little … Continue reading Week 3 on the plant-based diet