New Year, New You!

New Year, New You! The New Year is often an inspiring time to create a ‘better’ or ‘healthier’ version of yourself. It is an opportunity to embark on the next 12 months with a clean slate and some New Year’s resolutions. The only problem is that it can be hard to stick with these resolutions,…

Portion Distortion

Portion Distortion Knowing how much of something you should eat can be a hard task to achieve. A “portion” is how much food you choose to eat, whether in a restaurant, from a package or in your own kitchen. It’s the amount you put on your plate. A “serving” is an amount of a food,…

Food and Mood

Are you properly feeding your brain? Often people just associate food as something that influences our health – heart, brain, skin, eyes, immune system, digestive system. Although food does directly impact these aspects, food also has a great effect over our overall wellness. Food and nutrition go hand-in-hand when it comes to things like mood,…

Bread

Oprah says it all. Who doesn’t love bread? Bread is a staple in most diets and featured in almost all cuisines. Whether it’s breakfast, lunch or dinner bread is usually included in the meal. Even though bread is one of the most popular food items everywhere, there are still multiple questions when it comes to…