Summer Superfood Recipes

We are all about the proper social distancing but that doesn’t mean we are going to forego the opportunity to get together with our friends and family in the backyard. For a delicious and nutritious twist on some of your favourite summertime treats try out these amazing organic superfood enhanced recipes.

Superfood Sangria

Ingredients:
1 Scoop Prairie Naturals […]

Balanced Entertaining with Aloe Vera

Aloe vera gel is a summer staple as its moisturizing, soothing and cooling properties are fantastic at treating skin burns and irritations. Did you know keeping liquid aloe on hand all year round can help soothe the digestive tract too? Just as the gel soothes our skin, the liquid has a comparable action on our […]

We’re Spilling Smoothie Secrets

Smoothies are a staple in the maintenance of good health – if you aren’t blending one up for breakfast, it should be a go-to for an afternoon snack. While you may love to get fancy with smoothie recipes once in a while, typically quick and easy is best. Here are six tips to making a […]

Is Coronavirus Weighing You Down?

Life changed a few months ago, many of us are working from home or without a schedule.  Many have temporarily lost their income, and some are looking at long term job loss.  Quite suddenly our lives changed, gyms and group exercise classes are shut down and we have been asked to slow down.  We are […]

Canada’s Super Food Guide

January brought the long-awaited new food guide for Canadians, and although there is room for improvement, the new focus on fruits and vegetables is certainly a step in the right direction. Many plant foods are known as superfoods because they provide an excellent source of vitamins, minerals and other nutrients without a lot of excess […]

Love the flavour, live the benefits

Omega-3 is an essential nutrient and is an important component of every cell in our body. Unfortunately, the body cannot produce this nutrient and therefore it must be obtained from our diet. Omega-3s, namely EPA and DHA, found in fatty, cold-water fish such as sardines, anchovies, and mackerel, are polyunsaturated fats. Omega-3s have been found […]

Essential Oils for Valentine’s Day

Setting a romantic mood for Valentine’s Day is a sure way to create memorable moments. The right ambiance includes the perfect setting, delightful music and enticing aromas. Don’t leave all these details to chance! It is well known that smells can affect our emotions in a very primal way. Our nasal passages are connected to […]

6 Must-Try Fall Recipes to Nourish Your Soul

Whole Wheat Apple Spice Muffins
Move over pumpkin spice and hello apple spice! They say variety is the spice of life and we’ve taken that philosophy with us to the kitchen. This fall keep your dessert repertoire fresh by introducing apple spice in place of your typical pumpkin spice.

These healthy, Whole Wheat Apple Spice Muffins work […]

Is plant-based protein right for you?

For many years, animal-based protein supplements were regarded as the big guys in sports nutrition. If you wanted to bulk, a high-quality whey protein was the way to go. If you were looking to improve endurance and strengthen muscle, the buzzwords in locker rooms were creatine, beta-alanine, and maybe an egg or casein protein.

The world […]

Add coconut oil into your daily routine!

Coconut oil has rapidly grown in popularity as a result of its impressive versatility. From its health benefits and cosmetic applications, to its use in cooking, there’s not much this miracle oil cannot do. Considered a superfood, coconut oil is naturally antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral and anti-inflammatory – properties that allow it to impart its countless […]