Vitamins

Vitamins are essential micronutrients that our bodies need in small quantities in order to function properly.  They perform a myriad of functions in the body like repairing cellular damage, converting food into energy, build bones, protect vision and immunity. Vitamins are not created by the body at all or in sufficient amounts and therefore must…

Mood and Your Microbiome

Mood & Microbiome This 📸 was taken by my lovely friend @maureen.shannon. No clue what she said to make me 😂, but she has an amazing sense of humor. We were clearly in a great mood. Speaking of mood, did you know food and mood are connected? You may be thinking “Wtf is a microbiome and…

Nutrient Density

You’ve heard the phrases nutrient dense foods and nutrient density, but wtf does that mean? . For our bodies to function, we need a mix of macronutrients and micronutrients. Macronutrients are the well known protein, carbs and fat. Micronutrients are vitamins and minerals. Nutrient-dense foods contain a good mix of both macro and micro nutrients….