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Squash and Apple Soup Recipe

You can garnish this autumnal squash and apple pureed soup with very thin, unpeeled apple slices or with sliced green onion. Ingredients: 1 small onion, halved and thinly sliced 3 garlic cloves, crushed 1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger 1 pickled jalapeño pepper, seeded, deveined, and finely chopped (wear gloves when handling; they burn) 1 1/2 […]

Walnut Stuffed Salmon

This recipe for Walnut Stuffed Salmon packs a heart-healthy punch as both salmon and walnuts contain omega-3 fatty acids. The addition of brown rice and spinach rounds out the nutritional balance and boasts delectable flavour.  Ingredients: 2 tsp (10 mL) olive oil 1/4 cup (60 mL) minced onion 1 clove garlic, minced 4 cups (1 […]

Alkalize Your Body and Lose Weight

Eating foods that are more alkalinizing will help your body function vibrantly and will help you lose weight, have more energy, help keep your bones strong, improve your digestion and much more. For a complete list of alkalinizing foods refer to the chart below. pH is a measure of how acidic or alkaline something is. […]

Get Excited About Asparagus!

Eating local and fresh is not only fantastic for the environment but it also makes for much tastier meals! There are numerous fresh and local fruits and vegetables harvested in our community – asparagus being one of our favourite! The fleshy green spears of asparagus are both succulent and tender and have been considered a […]

Vibrant Aging

Ah the age old question, how to I prevent those wrinkles.  North America spends billions of dollars annually trying to tap into this fountain of youth through surgeries, creams, lotions, and health products. Let’s find out what is in your own local grocery store that can help you age vibrantly, naturally! Diet This is not […]