Different sugars – are natural sugars better than table sugar?

Sugar….. that white crystal powder that makes food sweet. The majority of people have heard that sugar isn’t good for you, that it can lead to negative health consequences. Some people talking about sugar addiction. A debate between sugar and sweeteners, many believing sugar is better because it is “natural”….. but forget that there are…

Dealing with stomach pain: Elimination method, FODMAP & tips to cope

Many people in todays society deal with stomach pain and discomfort, to certain degrees. Some people just get a little pain from time to time after overeating or maybe eating certain foods, while others can barely live a normal life due to their stomach issues. In the past, I was the latter. I struggled with…

Processed foods are unhealthy? – What are processed foods exactly?

In my life, I have both heard and read many people say processed foods are unhealthy. I understand what they mean, but their statement isn’t totally correct. What the majority of people may mean when they say processed food, is the highly processed foods such as frozen pizzas, cakes and buns, meatballs, baconand soda which…

Intuitive eating vs tracking | which nutrition advice is right?

On social media, everyone seems to be a nutritionist…. There is a lot of nutrition advice given, for both the better and the worse. There are plenty of qualified people online giving nutrition advice, which is great… they are sharing their knowledge to help others. And then there are also those who have gotten their…

Chickpea tofu

Tofu is typically made out of soybeans… so if this can be called tofu is uncertain. However it’s cube formed and rich in protein… so similar to tofu. Infact i thought…. why not do a little nutritional comparison. The nutrition lover in me finds things like that fun!!! Of course… there are different types of…

How to lose weight on a plantbased diet | Nutrition advice

How to lose weight on a plantbased diet A while agoI wrote a requested post about gaining weight on a plantbased diet. And since then I have gotten messages asking me to write a post about how to lose weight on a plantbased diet. I hadn’t actually thought about writing this post, because well there…

How to gain weight on a plantbased diet

Gaining weight as a vegan/eating plantbased. There is alot of talk about a plantbased diet having alot of health benefits and alot of talk about weightloss on a plantbased diet. But not everyone wants to or needs to lose weight…. So how do you gain weight on a plantbased diet? Well…. just like with all…