This recipe is high in calcium, magnesium, and iron. It also contains protein and Omega 3s. Because there is cacao in this smoothie it will do wonders for your central nervous system by helping reduce oxidative stress and can improve your mood.
Getting adequate fibre in your diet is essential for healthy digestive functions, keeping your heart healthy, and keeping your cholesterol levels in check. However, Dietary fibre also plays a key role in keeping a healthy balance of hormones in your body too.
Protein is known for its numerous benefits including fighting off hunger and preventing the loss of muscle tissue associated with weight loss (generally two-thirds of this is fat tissue, other is lean tissue). It is a repairing macronutrient and a regenerative for skin, nails and hair – although some people only associate protein consumption with ‘gains’.
It’s not often that I want something sweet, but I am definitely a cheesecake fan from way back. I decided I want to whip up some little servings that would easily fit into my macros, and because they’re only 116 kcal per cheesecake, even those with the strictest macros can probably fit one in.
The salad preps and stores well, and if you like, you can cook the falafels and pita chips fresh each time because they don’t take long at all! If you’re planning on using this as meal prep store the falafel and chips separately from the salad so that you can reheat them without heating up the salad.
Whether it’s because you’re travelling, don’t have a gym membership, or simply haven’t plucked up the courage to go yet, it’s always a great idea to have an upper body workout on hand that can target more than just your biceps and triceps.
Every now and again I like to whip up a batch of home made almond milk. I wish I could do this all the time, but alas, I cannot keep up with how much Mitch needs hahah. It’s a great alternative over store bought, where ‘almonds’ themselves are so low in the ingredients list.
I created this recipe purely because I got a new Garlic and Rosemary Olive Oil I wanted to try. I wanted to put it with something that wouldn't require me to cook it so I could experience the full flavour.
Remaining hydrated is absolutely fundamental to staying healthy. More than 60% of our bodies are made up of water, and without enough, the impact both our physical and mental wellbeing is severely impacted.
Intestinal Permeability, AKA leaky gut is a specific condition whereby the lining of the smaller intestine is damaged. The resulting factor of this damage is that specific bacteria, food particles, and toxic waste products to seep out via the intestines and overflow into the bloodstream.