The Naturmend Blog

Great Tips for Healthy Living

Delicious grain and dairy free pancakes

These delicious and nutritious pancakes are a wonderful addition to any weekend routine! They are definitely a staple in my household - simple, yet so tasty. Ingredients: 2 bananas 6 tablespoons of shredded coconut 2 eggs 1 teaspoon of coconut oil Steps: Mash banana in a bowl until... Continue Reading

Summer slaw recipe

I’ve been crazy about this vibrantly coloured slaw for the last few months. I call it the summer slaw recipe and it really is slaw-tastic! I can’t seem to get enough of it and I’m glad since its full of antioxidants, fiber, potassium and taste! Here are the ingredients: Cabbage - great... Continue Reading

No Bake Gluten-free Paleo Protein Balls

If you tend to snack after dinner, these are the perfect goodies to try. High in protein, fat, and (most importantly) flavour, these protein balls send the signal to your brain that you are full, thereby decreasing the simple carbohydrate snack cravings (chips, chocolate, cookies…you know the... Continue Reading

Healthy peanut butter balls for the win

Here's a must-try recipe for healthy peanut butter balls. Try these guys as a delicious snack throughout the day to keep the blood sugar stable and the taste buds happy! Ingredients: 1 cup of dates (pitted and soaked / drained) 1/2 cup of natural peanut butter 1/4 cup of tahini 1/2 cup... Continue Reading

Pumpkin Spice Soup

Pumpkin spice soup is so delicious and nutritious. Soup is my personal go-to at this time of the year, it's warm and filling!  Here is a step by step recipe for pumpkin spice soup which is versatile for making any kind of squash soup. So if pumpkin isn't your thing try butternut squash, spaghetti... Continue Reading

Best healthy, allergen free options for eating out or on vacation.

For some of us certain foods can contribute to health issues. Because of this, it helps, at least for a time, to reduce consumption of these foods. Many times I get asked how can you eat out when there are restrictions such as dairy free, or gluten free, or soy free, or egg free or nut free? I’ve... Continue Reading