More and more very successful Olympians and World class athletes are now following a plant based diet. They claim that it has not only helped but improved their performance. Their dietary choice eliminates meat and dairy, but it does not mean they are lacking in protein. A plant based diet can offer athletes all the necessary protein and carbohydrates, plus other important nutrients, without the high dose of cholesterol and
Today’s healthy hamburger recipe is really popular among kids (and adults as well) because of the presentation. It is not complicated to prepare, the ingredients are easy to find and it’s just perfect for funny dinners. You will need these ingredients for 3/4 people: olive oil 1 tablespoon of tahini a peeled and chopped onion 1 teaspoon mustard seeds garlic clove peeled and chopped 1 teaspoon mixed dried herbs a clean,
We already shared some different ways to sweeten without sugar last week and today we’d like to share the rest of them: Natural Unprocessed Nut butters Celery sticks with peanut butter is an old fashioned snack that has lots of nutrients and a perfect salty, sweet combination. Celery helps to keep blood sugar levels even and gives volume and crunch to the peanut butter. Or if you prefer, chose apples
In modern society, a natural mild sweet taste no longer exists. Foods are becoming sweeter and sweeter as more and more sugar is added to drinks, desserts, breads and most processed foods. In the 1950´s people ate an average of 5lbs of sugar per year. Today the average sugar consumption is about 158lbs per person per year. And people are drinking an average of 60 gallons of soda per year.
It has been long time since we don’t post a fish recipe! Today we have a an easy to prepare recipe, made by easy to find ingredients. And it won’t take to long to be prepared. The recipe – denton fish fillets with caramelized onions– may seem very obvious to cook but it has a SHA touch. Keep on reading to find out! Ingredients for 4 people: 4 denton fish fillets (180 gr) scaled and
Whether it’s fueling up before hitting the gym or taking a midday snack break to avoid the afternoon lull, high energy, healthy snacks are the tastiest way to keep on going. They are the perfect way to fill up and provide enough long-lasting energy to tide us over. Enjoy these 12 smart snacks to munch on at home or take on-the-go. 1. Mini rice balls with seeds This is
We are enjoying a particularly cold winter and flu is everywhere. Food can help us warming up and fight against typical winter diseases, as well as boosting our immune system. Today’s Pumpkin soup macrobiotic recipe is ideal for a healthy dinner and help our body against cold winter evenings. Ingredients We just need: – Two medium size onions, peeled and chopped. – Some mirin or ginger juice (optional) – Half pumpkin
Healthy Breakfast for all day energy Our breakfast starts at dinner time. What does it mean? Our breakfast depends on what we had for dinner the night before. Macrobiotics recommends early and light dinners so we are hungry enough when we wake up. We will also allow the organs to clean and repair themselves instead of working on the digestion. Let’s suppose we had an early and light dinner (8.30 the latest).
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, especially for the people who goes to work and will be out of home for the whole day. That’s why it must be rich in nutrients. We propose you a very healthy breakfast: whole grain oats porridge. It is a good complement for good macrobiotic breakfast, besides being ideal for a cold winter morning. Ingredients (4 people): 1 cup (175 grams) of whole grain oats Pinch of sea salt Preparation: Wash
In SHA Wellness Clinic, we always present you nutrition ideas which try to improve your well-being in every sense, but today we want to share with you a healthy recipe that besides being healthy is very easy to prepare. Anyone, with the necessary ingredients can cook this: Tofu scrambled. After Christmas it is good to eat something healthy to detoxify the body of the excesses committed during holidays. Ingredients (for 3/4 people): Sunflower or