Breakfast Bowl – Recipe

I think breakfast is the most important meal a day, at least for me. I want to eat in the morning breakfast which keeps me filled through the lunch and is loaded with nutrients. There are many so called healthy breakfast which are low in nutrients or loaded with added sugar like traditional yogurt, granola,…

Beet Hummus – Recipe

Beets are an ancient, prehistoric food that grew naturally along coastlines in North Africa, Asia, and Europe. Originally, it was the beet greens that were consumed; the sweet red beet root that most people think of as a “beet” today wasn’t cultivated until the era of ancient Rome. By the 19th century, however, the natural sweetness of beets came to…

Cabbage Casserole

Cabbage is truly undervalued veggie! It´s inexpensive. Cabbage is a leafy vegetable of Brassica family, and is round or oval in shape. It consists of soft, light green or whitish inner leaves covered with harder and dark green outer leaves. It is widely used throughout the world, and can be prepared in a number of ways, but most commonly,…

Vitamin B12 is Essential for Everyone

Vitamin B12 works together with folate in the synthesis of DNA and red blood cells. It’s also involved in the production of the myelin sheath around the nerves, and the conduction of nerve impulses. You can think of the brain and the nervous system as a big tangle of wires. Myelin is the insulation that…

Chia Seeds – Modern Superfood

Chia seeds, modern superfood, can be black or white (brown indicates that the seed is unripe). There is no difference nutritionally. White or black, this little seed has a lot to be proud of. The Aztecs (Central Mexico) boast the first record of chia as early as 3500B.C. It was one of the main foods…

What is L-Lysine?

L-Lysine is an essential amino acid, which means that our bodies need it and depend on it, but they cannot produce it naturally. Therefore, we must introduce it to the body through food or supplements. Normally, by just keeping a healthy and balanced diet, we manage to keep our L-Lysine levels up and ensure our…

Vitamin C Anti-inflammatory Drug

Dr Linus Pauling found vitamin C in the 1970´s, he spent all his life time researching vitamin C´s role in human health. Several his studies shows that decreased level of vitamin C occur in the blood of patients with infections. The worse the infection, the lower the vitamin C levels in the blood. Vitamin C; Stimulates…