Food Archive

Are Gums Safe Food Additives?

Manufacturers throw a surprising – and sometimes frightening – amount of artificial substances into foods these days. These additives can fulfill any number of functions, influencing the flavor, texture, appearance and shelf life of your food. One of the most common types of additives is the class known as “gums.” These substances ...Read More

When Dieting Fails (And It Will), Here’s What You Can Do

There are many reasons why many popular diets fail to deliver long term results. While some people may swear by their dietary regimens, if your individual goals don’t align with the program you choose, it’s highly unlikely that you’ll end up attaining that “beach body.” This is not your fault, and you’re ...Read More

Is Keto Right For You?

It can be quite challenging to ignore all the fad diets out there. If you ask your friends and family, you will find that quite a few them have decided to diet at one point or another. Heck, you might have even tried a few fad diets yourself! And for the most ...Read More

PureFormulas’ 30-Day Weight Loss Kit

When talking about weight loss, a lifestyle change is an important aspect of finding balance. Being mindful about the foods we eat, exercising, getting enough sleep, and managing stress are all equally important. But sometimes, our bodies need an extra push. PureFormulas’ 30-Day Weight Loss Kit can help give your body the ...Read More

Strawberry Breakfast Bites

Breakfast on-the-go just got a little more colorful. While you’ll see a lot of chocolate or nut butter-based energy balls, we decided to get a bit fruitier this time. If you love strawberries, then you’ll fall in love with the way these bites pack on the nutrients and the berry flavor you ...Read More

Almond-Glazed Matcha Doughnuts

With all the artisanal doughnut trends going around, it’s hard not to be led into temptation. Having local shops like the Salty Donut and Chez BonBon all over Miami, it gets harder and harder to refuse these irresistible treats. Luckily for me, I stumbled across a delicious Vegan and Gluten-Free Doughnut recipe that’ll ...Read More

Gluten-Free Cheese Biscuits

Biscuits are good for breakfast, snack, lunch, or even dinner. There’s really no rule in my book as to when to enjoy a good biscuit. Add cheese, and they taste even more delicious. But what would happen if you decide to experiment and make these biscuits gluten-free? I’m not going to lie — I was ...Read More

PB & Chocolate Crunch Bars

It’s hard to come across a good dessert that is both vegan and gluten-free. That’s why I’m always willing to experiment and take on the challenge of finding recipes and making them without dairy and wheat. Sometimes it’s as simple as finding the right milk replacement, and other times, it can be a ...Read More

Three of the Best Spring Veggies

  Spring is glorious for all sorts of reasons. First and foremost: winter is over. So “yay!” to that. But also, more specifically focused on fitness, the warmer season opens up a new realm of dietary possibilities. Whereas the colder months of winter tend to limit you to heavy soup, stews, and ...Read More

Chocolate-Filled Blondies

I have a weakness for blondies. I recall during my high-school days a teacher selling them every morning and me running up to her to be the first one in line. Those were definitely not my healthier years. Needless to say, it’s been a long time since I’d had them. I’ve been ...Read More