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Great Tips for Healthy Living

Be a Liver-Lover this 2020!

Ahhh, your liver. This crucial organ often gets the run-around in January as people proudly declare: Time for a Detox! Your liver is so important - it is in charge of removing toxins from the body, producing bile and performing essential metabolic functions. An overworked liver can represent a... Continue Reading

Four Benefits of the Ketogenic Diet

The time is upon us and our next Keto Challenge is almost here! I thought it would be a good idea for me to remind you why exactly the Ketogenic diet is so great and why I consider it a cornerstone of vibrant health. The last day to book in for the Keto Challenge is September 29th so hurry and... Continue Reading

Matcha Mornings

We have heard time and time again about the antioxidant value and health benefits of green tea. But what about matcha green tea? The process of making matcha involves finely grinding green tea leaves into a powder, which you then whisk or blend into a hot liquid. Ingesting the full leaf instead of... Continue Reading

Spring Clean Up

If you are like me, spring comes along and you find that impulse to shake off the dust from your belongings, your environment and in your body! Here’s some no fuss tips on doing the spring clean up … which are for the most part free!! Drink water. Almost all your metabolic processes require... Continue Reading

Love Your Lungs with Nebulized Glutathione

Nebulized Glutathione Glutathione (GSH) is a very important antioxidant in the human body, helping to fight oxidation. When oxidation balance outweighs antioxidant stress, disease and poor health can manifest. Dr. Mark Hyman, MD calls it "the mother of all anti- oxidants, the master detoxifier and... Continue Reading

Maple Walnut Coconut Fat Bomb

Another fat bomb recipe by yours truly. They are just so easy and quick to make and one will fill you up and balance your blood sugar. Great for an afternoon snack or to hold you over until lunchtime. Benefits of healthy fats: Balance blood sugar Provide nutrients for hormones Give you... Continue Reading

Five way to support your Liver during the holidays

It is well established that alcohol is tough on the liver. It is also well established that many people drink larger quantities of alcohol during the holiday season. The liver must break down alcohol to help the body metabolize and excrete it, so we know it's working extra hard during these times... Continue Reading

Detoxification: Abbreviated

There are toxins among us! We ingest, inhale, absorb them as well as create them. To ensure our net exposure to toxins doesn't effect our health, the following is highly recommended: a) Avoid toxic exposure as best you can b) Support your organs of detox! c) Detox   A) Avoid Toxic... Continue Reading

Banff to Jasper Energy Orbs

A tasty treat that helped fuel some runners and support people pre-race, while racing and post race! Note – eating while exercising is a personal experience meaning only you and your Gut will know what works. Always practice before a race to see if you need calories or energy and in what form... Continue Reading

Vital Smoothie!

Need to make sure you’re getting your vitamin C? Supporting your detoxification pathways? Keeping up your hydration? Do all of this with this busy smoothie as you fend off allergies, cold and flues in the beautiful weather this spring! How? Blend your fruits / veggies and herbs and take it in as... Continue Reading