The Naturmend Blog

Great Tips for Healthy Living

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

Fatty Oatmeal Breakfast

Fill your belly on a rainy summer day with this comprehensive complex carb oatmeal breakfast loaded with good (and plentiful) fats! Make plenty to save for breakfast on the go throughout the week because prepping is the key to good eating habits! Serving: 4 Time to make:... Continue Reading

Simple Turkey Breast Roast

My usual routine has been to prepare 3 or 4 days worth of meals at once because it gives me more time during the day for other things, as well it keeps my diet really steady and healthy. This week I picked up a turkey breast roast for my 4 days of meals and made this super easy recipe. Super... Continue Reading

Before a Workout Breakfast

On my days off the only thing I want to do is exercise. Usually on Sundays I will wake up and run 5-10km and on Mondays I will swim for an hour and go to a hard yoga class. Sometimes I even throw in a hard bike ride on either day. Depending on how I ate the day before I will choose to eat... Continue Reading

Easy peasy breakfast!

In a rush but need a quick and easy breakfast - try this! Ingredients: 1 tbsp of coconut oil 1 piece of gluten free bread 1 egg 1/2 avocado 2 tbsp of salsa 1-2oz of cheese Put it together Heat frying pan and add some coconut butter. Toast your gluten free bread. When toast is done, ... Continue Reading

Slow Cooker Chicken Gyros

Slow Cooker Chicken Gyros Ingredients 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts or thighs 3 cloves garlic, minced ¼ cup fresh lemon juice 1 onion, diced ¼ cup water 1 Tablespoon olive oil 2 Tablespoons red wine vinegar 1 teaspoon oregano ¼ teaspoon allspice 1 teaspoon lemon... Continue Reading