Dark Leafy Greens – An Overview

Dark Leafy Greens There is quite a debate as to which is the most nutrient dense and which one is the darling of the health moment. Spinach, arugula, kale, collards, Swiss chard, cabbage, romaine, bok choy. There are numerous choices. Bottom line, they’re all good for you, with the exception of those on blood thinners…

Dark Leafy Greens

Dark leafy greens Gomae is a traditional Japanese dish made with chilled spinach and a sesame sauce. It’s one of my absolute favorites. I was craving it and decided to make it. I’m not Japanese nor traditional, so I used kale. Oh and black sesame seeds instead of white. And I added some hemp seeds…

How to Love Your Liver

Who loves their liver? I do! I think about and try to care for my liver as it’s critical for maintaining optimal health. The liver boasts the title of the largest organ in the body. It sits on the right side body under the rib cage, weighs 3-4 pounds & contains about 10% of the…

Lungs and Large Intestine (Yin/Yang)

Did you know that in TCM, the lungs and large intestine form a yin and yang pair? They work together as a team. Peak Function/Hours: Lung: 3-5 am – Ever wake up during that time short of breath? LI: 5-7am – Do you wake up and immediately have to go to the bathroom (that’s good…

Kale

Who loves Kale? I do! Whether it was Beyonce who made it a starlet or it’s over all nutrient density put it on the map, kale is still the darling of the dark leafy greens. It’s not going anywhere anytime soon. There’s no getting around it’s just really f***ing good for you. It’s a liver…