Plant-Based Nutrition

Erythritol proven to cause heart attacks. Try these natural sugar alternatives
Ingredients, Nutrition, Plant-Based Nutrition

Erythritol has been proven to cause heart attacks. Try these natural sugar alternatives! πŸƒ

One of the most used sugar alternatives, erythritol has been linked to blood clotting, stroke, heart attack, and even death. This is the result of a new study conducted by the Center for Cardiovascular Diagnostics and Prevention at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute and published in the journal Nature Medicine. Even though more studies […]

5 foods to eat in spring
Ingredients, Nutrition, Plant-Based Nutrition

5 Foods to Eat in Spring – Start the New Season on a High! (with plant-based recipes)

Tiredness, lack of energy, brain fog, weight gain, insomnia, brittle nails, hair loss, and mood swings: Spring is arriving! 🌸 I bet we have all experienced, at least once, some of the most common symptoms associated with the change of season. The good news is that, by eating the right foods, we can significantly improve […]

blueberry kale smoothie
Breakfast, Drinks, Nutrition, Plant-Based Nutrition, Recipes, Smoothies

Blueberry Kale Smoothie (anti-inflammatory and high-protein)

Anti-inflammatory, high in protein, and energizing: boost your health with this Blueberry Kale Smoothie! A Pegan recipe (i.e. paleo plus vegan) with a great taste and all the micro and macronutrients that support our long-term health. 🌸 This anti-inflammatory smoothie is also completely sugar-free, as the bananas and dates in it are naturally sweet. Plus, […]

Is peanut butter healthy?
Gardening, Ingredients, Nutrition, Plant-Based Nutrition

Is Peanut Butter Healthy? The Good and the Bad of Peanut Butter

Peanut butter and strawberry jelly toasts are for sure one of my favorite childhood foods. πŸ“πŸ₯œ And I bet I’m not alone with this! However, throughout the years I’ve heard many conflicting opinions about the health benefits of this delicious spread, which is often classified as a high-fat and calorie-dense food. Is peanut butter healthy? […]

easy plant-based recipes for beginners
Appetizers, Breakfast, Desserts, Dinner, Lunch, Nutrition, Plant-Based Nutrition, Recipes, Salads, Sides, Smoothies

Easy Plant-Based Recipes for Beginners: all the best recipes to eat more plants!

Eating more plants is a great way to care for our mental and physical health, the environment, and the animals. However, it’s not always easy to incorporate more plant-based foods into our diet, especially if we are used to eating a lot of processed, animal products. This is why I came up with this guide, […]