The Food Pyramid Myth

The most recent scientific knowledge says there was no disease – until we began eating grains and milk products. So why are we told that ‘milk and cookies are good for us’ …? The science says we must suspect these foods as major causes of chronic disease like diabetes, cancers, heart conditions, thyroid disorders (including obesity)…

Recipe: Choc Chia Cups, fRg 3.8

Breakfast or Dessert? Fantastic Low AntiNutrient Treat Can’t decide? Never mind, take a few spoonfuls while you’re thinking about it. These delicious cups are easy to make ahead of time and store in the fridge. How to make Choc Chia Cups Prep time: 10 minutes. Serves four. 1/3 cup chia seeds 1 1/2 cups almond…

Twelve Healthy Diet Tips: 1 – 4

So, I have been near-Paleo for a few years now. And it’s priceless to be well and stay well – unlike my previous life, that was a string of illnesses and serial courses of anti-biotics. While we don’t expect you to go Paleo – it’s a good benchmark. Because it is the IDEAL DIET if…

Twelve Healthy Diet Tips: 5 – 8

#5 Forgive Yourself for Mistakes Mistakes – we all make them! The wise woman says it’s the only way to truly learn something. So many times I have goofed up by eating something I was trying to avoid. And because I have food intolerances – I always regret it within hours. But then I start beating…

Twelve Healthy Diet Tips: 9 -12

Completing our series of Twelve Healthy Diet Tips – here are some things you might not have considered. They have been ‘hiding in plain sight’ – so they get missed. Innocent things you have been doing for years – because someone said they were ‘good for you’. Hmm #9 Scrutinise Your ‘One-a-day’ Rituals Every morning…