Healthy Living Tips


How to Lower Inflammation in the Body

How to Lower Inflammation in the Body Chronic inflammation is triggered by a number of risk factors. However, when left untreated, chronic inflammation can lead to a number of serious health concerns and even disease. Thankfully many of these risk factors are within your control and can be managed with a few simple lifestyle changes. Continue reading blow to learn more on how to lower inflammation in the body. 1. Eat more plant-based foods. A plant-based diet is filled with vitamins, minerals, essential nutrients, and compounds that naturally lower inflammation in the body, improve glucose levels, manage blood pressure and aid in weight […]


8 Superfood Swaps on a Budget

8 Superfood Swaps on a Budget Eating healthy is a takes a lot of dedication. But with food prices rising, it’s often hard to fit all your nutritional needs into a small budget. Thankfully there are a number of healthy foods swaps that can easily be made when you are on a budget. Below are the best 8 superfood swaps on a budget. 1. Kale for broccoli Choosing other brassica vegetables is an excellent way to included plenty of delicious greens in your diet without going over your budget. Include plenty of Brussels sprouts, broccoli, and even cabbage to fill your […]


Incredible Health Benefits of Drinking Lemon Water

Incredible Health Benefits of Drinking Lemon Water 1. Promotes Weight Loss Lemon water contains polyphenols, which may aid in lowering one’s appetite. Drinking lemon water instead of juice or soda is also a great way to save calories. Water alone is beneficial before a meal, as it fills the stomach, offsetting the amount of food we would need to feel satisfied, thus preventing overeating. 2. Fights Infection Citrus fruits, in general, are packed with vitamin C, which supports immune health. However, drinking lemon water also provides an acidic barrier in the stomach, preventing pathogens from attacking and causing illness. The phytonutrients […]


Easy Clean Eating Tips

Easy Clean Eating Tips Clean is eating is taking your eating habits back to the basics. It’s a safe and healthy way of eating that includes plenty of nutritionally-dense foods with little to no processed foods. Not only will you be benefitting your overall health, you will also be fueling your body with nutrients and improving weight loss. Clean eating will require you to make significant lifestyle changes, including more greens, plenty of fruits, veggies, whole grains, and legumes. Understanding food labels and finding what foods work for you will also play an important role in your new journey. Changes […]


Essential Oils for Sleep: How to Get Your Best Sleep Ever

Essential Oils for Sleep: How to Get Your Best Sleep Ever If you’re struggling to get a good night’s rest, you may want to give essential oils a try. Over the years, essential oils have grown in popularity, as a natural treatment towards many health ailments and as a natural ingredient in household items. They have shown to be an effective preventative and treatment towards stress, illness, anxiety, depression and insomnia. The use of essential oils has been around for thousands of years. And while research is still limited, aromatherapy continues to prove just how powerful it can be. Sleep […]


9 Foods that are Surprisingly Gluten Free

9 Foods that are Surprisingly Gluten Free Whether you’re celiacs, have a gluten sensitivity or opting for a gluten-free diet, it can be a challenge at first. Gluten is a protein found in wheat-based products such as barley, spelt, rye, and some oats. It is what gives dough it’s elasticity, though it is found in a lot more food and beverages than just baked goods. Gluten is lurking in a number of food products, making it difficult for those with a gluten intolerance or celiacs. It can be hidden in anything from wine to cereal, many seasonings, and even french fries! Below […]


Common Diet Myths You Should Ignore

Common Diet Myths You Should Ignore Dieting and weight loss can be a struggle, especially when we come across a new diet trend every day. Whether you’re exercising regularly, cutting out carbs completely or on a strict paleo diet, everyone struggles. The most important thing to remember is to stick to what works for you and what makes you happy. Below are some common diet myths you should ignore and what may help you further your health journey. 1. Myth: Don’t Skip Meals – Allowing yourself to go hungry is not the best strategy for weight loss. For starters, when you skip a […]


The Best Essential Oils for Stress, Anxiety, and Depression

The Best Essential Oils for Stress, Anxiety, and Depression Aromatherapy uses plant extract and materials, including essential oils and has been widely used for improving certain areas of the body, both inside and out. It’s an excellent remedy for improving well-being and overall health and happiness. It is often used for the prevention and treatment of disease as well as it’s ability to improve sleep, lower stress levels, improve digestion, cognitive performance nad much more. Health benefits of essential oils – Stress, anxiety, depression, and more. Here are some of the best essential oils for stress, depression, and anxiety: Lavender […]


The Best Aromatherapy for Winter Well-being

The Best Aromatherapy for Winter Well-being Maintaining a healthy immune system and overall health is especially beneficial during the colder months. It may also be difficult trying to maintain a healthy emotional state since the says are shorter and a lot darker. Temperatures are nearly freezing and germs are lurking around almost every corner. Using essential oils has proven time and time again to be an effective remedy towards viruses and bacteria. Since they are filled with antiviral benefits, antioxidants, and antibacterial properties. Below are some of our favorite winter essential oils and how to use them. The Best Aromatherapy for Winter […]


10 Health Benefits of Lemon Tea

10 Health Benefits of Lemon Tea With the new year, people are searching the web, looking for new ways to improve their health, maintain and loose weight. Despite the many products flooding the market, there is one specific and effective remedy that has been around for years: lemon tea. Though small, lemons contain an impressive nutrition profile. In addition to high levels of vitamin A, lemons also contain many other health-promoting antioxidants including, alpha and B-carotenes, B-cryptoxanthin, zeaxanthin, and lutein. As well as high levels of vitamin C, fiber, citric acid, phytochemicals, and minerals including iron, copper, potassium, and calcium. Here are […]