Is a Career in Holistic Nutrition a Good Fit for You?

1. You like to combine ancient wisdom with the latest scientific research. This is one of the biggest reasons people choose to be holistic nutritionists. We recognize that there is so much wisdom in ancient health systems like Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine. For example, many of […]

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Plant-Based Chocolate Freezer Fudge

Hands up if you love chocolate fudge! I know my hand is up. It’s the perfect chocolatey treat and I love that you can keep it in the freezer and have a piece or two when you are in the mood for chocolate. This recipe is made […]

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Do Phytoestrogens Promote Cancer Growth?

Phytoestrogens are plant generated estrogen-like compounds that possess the ability to modulate hormone activity within the human body. In the scientific and medical community, there is a great deal of controversy surrounding the intake of phytoestrogens. Despite decades of research, there is a rough consensus on whether […]

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Exercise and Stress

We all live in a high-stress world, especially lately, and the ultimate key to your health and wellbeing is stress management. Many people turn to exercise to help them cope with stress, which can be a really great thing! However, there are certain times when particular kinds […]

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Dairy-Free Matcha Latte Recipe

People around the world have started to swap out their cups of coffee for cups of matcha, and for good reason! Matcha, a powdered green tea that originated from Japan, is delicious and has a multitude of health benefits. It’s a bit different than the green tea […]

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Raising Joyful, Healthy Eaters

Feeding kids can feel really confusing. Of course we all want our kids to eat lots of nutritious foods, but does that mean we should ban sugar? What about at birthday parties? Can picky eaters learn to love a variety of healthy foods? How often should we […]

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Optimizing the Low-Carbohydrate Diet

Are you interested in reducing carbohydrates in your diet? Do you have concerns about how to organize a healthy low-carb or ketogenic diet? Low-carbohydrate dieting and ketogenic dieting (when carbs are sub ~30-50g) are mega-popular dietary options with seemingly endless anecdotal backing.  It isn’t uncommon to find […]

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Curry Spiced Butternut Squash Soup

We may be in the Spring season, but there have still been quite a few cold, and even snowy days depending on where you live. We are in that back and forth phase of sipping our cold drink on the patio or bundling up inside with a […]

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Greek-Style Turkey Burgers

I don’t know what it is about Greek-inspired dishes, but my family is crazy for them! My 4-year-old and 18-month-old just love the briney feta and olives, and cooling cucumber and yogurt. Greek-style cuisine makes use of some really nourishing ingredients like extra virgin olive oil, lots […]

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Supporting your Immune System Naturally

It’s still the tail-end of cold and flu season and, especially with the media frenzy around the coronavirus, everyone is looking for ways to support their immune systems. As you’ve likely heard before from holistic healthcare practitioners, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”. […]

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