Menstrual cycles can affect how we feel stress. But stress can also affect our periods, and there's no shortage of stress right now!
Tag: women’s health
Periods getting worse? Maybe it's your adrenals.
Do you feel like you've had a messy breakup with sleeping through the night? Are you feeling exhausted or basically running on fumes all day? Keep reading! I have some great tips (and an amazing recipe) to help you stay in bed all night long... for the other good reason. *ah-wink* The science of sleep … Continue reading Stay in Bed… All Night Long (for the Other Good Reason)
What is this mess of goodness? Roasted cauliflower with lemon garlic ginger tahini sauce and red & white quinoa topped with chives. This is a hormone-helping powerhouse meal! 💪😋 ✔ cauliflower is a member of the Brassica family of veggies, which is known for its high content of glucosinolates, including xenoestrogen-zapping indole-3-carbinol (I3C) ✔ sesame seeds (tahini) are high in anti-inflammatory omega-6, … Continue reading LoveBites: A Mess of Goodness for your Hormones + Recipe
This word "metabolism" is thrown around a lot. You know that if yours is too slow, you might gain weight. But what exactly does this all mean?
Avocados everywhere... except in my house. 6 recipes for those of you more fortunate than I.
I have a confession to make. I've been a bit of a sugar and carb addict. Over the last several months - probably more like years - I found I seemed to need coffee (and lots of it) to get through my day. I reached for a matcha coconut latte with coconut sugar or maple … Continue reading [Quiz] What’s causing your energy to bottom out?
Let’s face it: healthy sex, whatever that looks like in your intimate relationships, is an important aspect of a healthy lifestyle – as much as a clean diet, regular exercise, and stress reduction. Nothing puts a kink in the works (or takes the kink out, as it were) like a slumping sex drive. Fortunately, a … Continue reading A Nutritionist’s 5 Favourite Foods for a Healthy Sex Drive (and a Sexy Smoothie Recipe)
In my first sessions with clients, I typically ask them, “What food would you be most broken-hearted to find missing from your plan?” The answers, while sometimes surprising, generally range from chocolate and coffee to bread and fruit, but the answer I hear most often is pasta. There is definitely something to be said for … Continue reading No More Noodles? NO to That!
You'll never guess what my favourite one is... /sarcasm.