Pecan Butter Chocolate Truffles

Pecan Butter Chocolate Truffles

March 13, 2018 Amandalee 0

Who doesn’t love sweet treats? I like them even better if they are low in refined sugars. We all need a little treat once in a while, and this recipe for pecan butter chocolate truffles looks divine! Anybody want to make me some? Dates are used instead of sugar, and […]

Natural Heartburn Remedies

Natural Heartburn Remedies

March 1, 2018 Amandalee 0

Heartburn or acid reflux seem to be common problems. I remember my Dad reaching for the tums after dinner in the late evening. Did you know that there are natural remedies for heartburn? I read an article from the SCD lifestyle site that was very good. I think natural remedies […]

Instant Pot for creating healthy food used as functional medicine

Instant Pot, a tool to help with functional medicine

February 22, 2018 Amandalee 0

An Instant pot is a relatively new cooking device that is gaining in popularity. I think it’s because they are so easy to use to make quick and delicious dinners. They save time and energy as well compared to using a full stove. I love being able to throw my […]

soup broth veggie broth

Veggie Broth, The Next Big Thing?

February 12, 2018 Amandalee 0

There’s been a rather nasty stomach bug going around lately, and repairing the digestive balance after you’ve moved through the sickness has been high on the priority list of many people I’ve chatted with. One of whom is a vegan, who brought up the idea of Veggie Broth, instead of […]

Propylene Glycol found in packaged foods and skincare may be harmful

What Is Propylene Glycol?

February 8, 2018 Amandalee 0

Scrolling through some articles recently, this one on Propylene Glycol over on the Wellness Mama site caught my eye. I’ve know for years that Propylene Glycol wasn’t good for us to consume, and that it’s in many processed foods and skincare products but didn’t exactly know why. I’d just been told “Don’t […]

delicious raw coconut and chocolate bites!

Raw Coconut Bites – Yum!

January 29, 2018 Amandalee 0

Someone on my Facebook feed has been experimenting with raw desserts, and posting recipes they’ve tried. This one caught my eye. Bounty bars were one of the only chocolate bars my mother would occasionally treat us with growing up, so they hold a special place in my heart (and taste […]

is fasting the key to feeling great?

Is Fasting The Key to Healthy Organs?

January 22, 2018 Amandalee 0

There’s been a lot of buzz on this fasting idea. Like all things that show up and become popular for a time (and there have been so many!), there’s lots of contradicting information out there. In doing some research on it I came across this great post over on the Dr […]


October 19, 2017 Admin 1

The other day I had someone ask me why I only purchase Organic or European cheeses. I responded by asking them back if they have ever read the ingredients on the cheese label? Do you know where the milk “ingredients” in your cheese is coming from? If you haven’t noticed, […]


October 5, 2017 Admin 0

Just the other day while out for a walk,  I saw some Girl Guides toting their wagons of boxed cookies, going from door to door. I was immediately reminded of those famous mint chocolate cookies. Although they are delicious, they aren’t the greatest when it comes to clean eating. I […]


September 27, 2017 Admin 1

Welcome to Part Three of Xenoestrogens and Phytoestrogens. If you missed the first two articles you can read them here and here. To conclude our mini series, we are talking about phytoestrogens today. We will be  addressing how they effect our body, and if there are benefits to consuming them. […]

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