If you're a new or expectant mother, you may want to know whether or not it's safe to drink kombucha when pregnant or nursing. Ask enough people, and you'll get a myriad of answers. Here's mine: Yes, kombucha is safe when pregnant or nursing. With qualifications. What are those ...
MEET KRISTEN MICHAELIS, AKA “THE FOOD RENEGADE”
Best-selling author and founder of Food Renegade, Kristen Michaelis CNC has been a Health and Nutrition Educator since 2008. She's a passionate advocate for REAL FOOD -- food that's sustainable, organic, local, and traditionally-prepared according to the wisdom of our ancestors. She earned a Bachelor of Arts (summa cum laude) from Dallas Baptist University in Philosophy and Biblical Studies, then began her post-graduate journey as a researcher in the fields of health and nutrition. While she adores hats & happy skirts, nothing inspires her quite like geeking out over nutrition & sustainable agriculture. When her book ...
HAVE YOU READ THESE NEW POSTS YET?
How to Make Magnesium Oil
Want to know how to make magnesium oil? The Journal of the American College of Nutrition says that at least 68% of us are magnesium deficient (most likely more), leading to a host of health problems — including insomnia, depression, and fatigue. Topically-applied magnesium oil is perhaps the best tool we’ve got to combat that deficiency and improve our health and wellness. While it’s true you can buy magnesium oil already made, it’s far less expensive to make magnesium oil yourself (and surprisingly easy)!
Want Some Turkey With Your Salt Water?
In a day and age when industrial food manufacturers bring us 100% orange juice that’s not really 100% juice, or shredded cheese packed with wood pulp, is it any surprise that when you pay $4.99/lb for a supermarket turkey (even an “organic” one), you’re actually buying a “bird” that’s typically 40% salt water?
7 Anti-Aging Supplements to Grow Old Gracefully
For those over 40, and especially those over 55, taking the right supplements can make a huge impact on your long-term health. When we’re younger, we feel invincible, and our bodies can be quite forgiving. As we age, it becomes ever more important to make sure we’re giving our bodies the nutrients they need to…
Grain-Free Pumpkin Spice Muffins with Cream Cheese Frosting
Nothing is better on a chilly and gloomy Fall morning than one of my Grain-Free Pumpkin Spice Muffins with Cream Cheese Frosting! They are decadent muffins with a sweet, creamy topping that goes perfect with a cup of warm coffee.