Recipes

The Healing Power of Thanksgiving

by in Fruits and Veggies, Healthy Recipes, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Sink, Preventative Medicine, Recipes, Superfoods, Weight Loss, Whole Foods Diet, Whole Foods Makeover November 26, 2008

Contrary to popular belief Thanksgiving Dinner is actually quite healthy. When we remove all the notorious “white foods,” such as white refined flours, sugars, and other carbohydrates devoid of nutrients we are actually left with a very colorful whole food fare. Of course you should never try a new recipe while entertaining, but I have […]

The Healing Power of Cauliflower

by in Cancer, Estrogen, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Sink, Recipes, Whole Foods Diet November 14, 2008

Cauliflower is an especially healing autumn food because it is low in calories, high in fiber, and rich in a very special cancer fighting compound called indole-3-carbinol. This magical component of cauliflower prevents cancer by detoxing the system of the harmful forms of estrogen that result in reproductive cancers and complaints in women. Researchers are […]

Sauteed Spinach Recipe

by in Anti-Inflammatory, Antioxidants, Cervical Cancer, Depression, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Recipes November 3, 2008

Today’s featured healing recipe is provided by ZestyCook.com! Spinach is an especially healing food as it is rich in folic acid and beta carotene. The root of folic acid comes from “foilage” and leafy greens are chock full of this nutrient shown to prevent cervical cancer and birth defects. Folic acid also has been shown […]

Heart Healthy Herbal Cocktail

by in Anti-Aging, Anti-Inflammatory, Antioxidants, Diarrhea, Fat Burners, Heart Disease, Kitchen Sink, Pain Management, Pediatrics, Recipes, Sports Nutrition, Sugar Substitutes, Weight Loss July 2, 2008

By Dr. Nicole Sundene With the hot summer months upon us (well not so much in Seattle today), I thought I would share my favorite herbal iced tea recipe to help you “Unleash your inner fabulosity”. Mixing fat burning green tea with pomegranate juice is a most delicious delivery system for the heart healthy antioxidants, […]

Dairy Free Banana Ice Cream Recipe

by in Dairy Free, Fruits and Veggies, Hypoallergenic Recipes, Kitchen Cost Cutters, Recipes, Weight Loss, Wheat Free/Gluten Free June 27, 2008

If I can make this easy whole foods recipe then anyone can! This recipe for dairy free banana “ice cream” is a piece of dairy free cake to make for those that are allergic or intolerant to dairy. If you long for something cold and creamy, banana ice cream should surely satisfy. Eating bananas instead […]

Rosemary Salmon Recipe

by in Antioxidants, Heart Disease, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Inflammation, Memory, Menopause, Multiple Sclerosis, Omega-3 Oils, Pain Management, Recipes May 28, 2008

If I can make this recipe, then ANYONE can make this recipe. Combining the simple whole foods ingredients of salmon with rosemary is not only great for the cardiovascular system, but memory and concentration as well. The omega-3 oils combine nicely with the anti-oxidant and circulatory properties of the rosemary to give your brain a […]

Whole Foods Diet Resources

by in Recipes March 28, 2008

The key to adopting a Whole Foods Diet is to find one new whole foods recipe to try each week. Over time, and after enough trial and error you should easily have a bunch of healthy recipe ideas in your arsenal. The weekend is a great time to practice a new recipe with your friends […]

Sprouting for Health

by in Recipes January 24, 2008

When almost any bean, grain or seed is soaked overnight and allowed to grow, sprouting of the new plant occurs, in a burst of vitality, releasing its stored nutrients. These tiny, new and easy-to-digest plants literally contain the best of what the plant has to offer, since they are at their nutritional peak. During the […]