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
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
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
Who said vegetarian, vegan and macrobiotic food is bored or tasteless? It’s an erroneous myth! Creative and tasty dishes of this characteristics can be done, but surely you do not know where to find them. If you don’t know where to go, but would love to try this kind of food, this post can be a good start. These 5 vegetarian restaurants in Spain offer healthy, tasty and fresh food. The truth is that there isn’t a great variety of places with these
Christmas is coming and with all the things that we have to do, the dessert is something that we set aside. We give priority to the gifts, to what we are going to cook for dinner… The dessert is something we usually want impress with, nevertheless we leave it a little bit relegated. If you are still thinking for a Christmas dessert, here you have the solution: caramelized pears with cashews and lemon cream.
We asked our Nutrition and health counselors at SHA Wellness Clinic to help us preparing a macrobiotic menu for winter addressed to all those people who chose or are thinking about choosing a diet based on macrobiotics and don’t really know where to start. As macrobiotic diet at SHA is based on a 80-20, this menu only has 6 days so that you can have day 7 “free” to eat
Today’s healthy recipe is: wild seabass on celery pureé with braised vegetables. Is there anything healthier than fish with vegetables? Ad it’s also tasty! You can find both on this healthy recipe… The myth that fish is a very complete food for the human being is completely true. The fish possesses a great dose of nutrients, few fats and few calories. It has some nutrients that helps concentration, memory and intellectual performance. It’s rich in