Yes, Stevia leaves are naturally sweet, however those white powders and clear drops we find in grocery stores have very little to do with the Stevia plant. Stevia is green. The end product you purchase in the market is not really stevia at all. It's a super-refined product using toxic … [Read more...] about Is Stevia 100% Natural? (and how to make the real thing)
The Dairy Council's 'Got Milk' ad campaign still remains today one of the most famous and costly campaigns in history. It was so successful convincing Americans that cow's milk was Nature's perfect food that, until recently, few critical scientific evaluations of dairy consumption and … [Read more...] about Why Dairy Milk Is Linked To Cancer
If you are seeking solutions for maintaining your body at a healthy weight for yourself and your clients, with no more dieting, starving or struggling, please read on. Present studies show that seven million women suffer from disordered eating. We all know what it looks like....it's … [Read more...] about Is Weight Loss A Goal For You For The New Year?
For this season's Newsletter I'd like to open the conversation about Hope. It is no coincidence that Christmas is in the Winter. We need it. Maintaining a sense of Hope through the long dark days and nights of Winter can feel like a Herculean effort....that is why Christmas is packed with … [Read more...] about Hope As A Practical Support System
Studies have shown that when you ask the average male what food he would refuse to give up, the most common answer is beer. When researchers posed the same question to women, the answer without hesitation is chocolate. There is something tantalizing about this tropical Amazonian food that … [Read more...] about Food As Medicine: Rethinking Chocolate