Why diets don’t work

Many jump from diets to diets in hopes of finding a miracle cure…. but just end up going up and down in weight. Never finding that long term solution or diet that seems to work wonders…. Well, diet’s just don’t work. Not in the long term anyway. *This post has talk of weightloss – so…

Baked banana and apple oats! | Vegan

Superfood may be a marketing term… but if there is one food i would definitely call a superfood is oats! Oats are such an amazing food! Not only nutritious – a great source of fiber, has beta glucans which can lower blood sugar and blood cholesterol, vitamins and minerals as well as one serving having…

Food as medicine?

So recently i have seen that there has been some talk abd articles about “food being medicine” and i don’t fully agree. Just like the picture which shows medicine and then fruit and vegetables on the other side and says that fruit and vegetables is your medicine. Sure good nutrition is important for everyone. Good…

Healthy eating doesn’t have to be complicated | Tips for eating healthy

*Part of this post contains affiliate links for Mat.se* Many think that eating healthy is hard and time consuming, and the same goes for eating plantbased. However, it really doesn’t have to be hard, time consuming or even expensive to eat healthy (or plantbased). Of course i do understand that eating plantbased can be a…

How to eat varied on a budget

Eating varied is one of the key aspects to eating balanced, and also getting the right nutrients and vitamins. I.e some foods are rich in certain vitamins or minerals, while others are rich in other vitamins and minerals. So by eating different foods within the same food group, you will be getting all the vitamins…

Substituting food – but not with the same nutrients? | Vegan

When i promote a vegan/plant based diet, i always mention the importance of substitution. I.e you shouldn’t just take away food, you also need to replace it with something. Not only for nutrients, but also it can make it more sustainable when you feel like you aren’t “Missing out”. I.e when you can still eat…