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The Paleo Diabetes Diet Solution

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The Paleo Diabetes Diet Solutionpublished by Robert Rose Inc. was released this month in support of Diabetes Awareness Month. I coauthored this three-in-one guide, cookbook and meal plan with functional nutrition specialist and best-selling cookbook author Jill Hillhouse, and we are very excited about it! Continue reading “The Paleo Diabetes Diet Solution”

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Paleo Scrumptious Snacking Cooking Class!

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I will be teaching a Paleo cooking class with wellness expert Erin Toole Budd at Ambrosia Natural Foods in Vaughan, Ontario (just north of Toronto) on June 15, 2016. I have been shopping at and loving Ambrosia since its first flagship store opened many years ago! Back then, it was very hard to find foods that were suitable for celiac disease and they were among the first stores to carry such foods. I’d walk in and feel as though I’d hit the jackpot! Continue reading “Paleo Scrumptious Snacking Cooking Class!”

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Paleo Diet and Blood Sugar Management

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You are probably aware that diabetes is a growing epidemic in the western world. In Canada alone, there are nearly 11 million Canadians living with diabetes or prediabetes and every three minutes another Canadian is diagnosed with the disease.
Continue reading “Paleo Diet and Blood Sugar Management”

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Should you consider doing a juice cleanse?

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The gastrointestinal (GI) tract, which includes the stomach and intestine is extremely complex, and is now thought by scientists to be our body’s second brain. The surface lining of the GI tract includes numerous bacteria, immune and nerve cells that largely function to protect us against toxins and foreign invaders. In fact, many researchers argue that the gastrointestinal tract makes up between 80 and 90 percent of our body’s entire immune system. Continue reading “Should you consider doing a juice cleanse?”

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Gluten-Free Salmon Fish Cakes

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Don’t know what to make for dinner? Try this 3-step, omega-3 rich heart-healthy meal your whole family will love! These fried fish cakes are gluten-free and have a Paleo option. They are delicious, topped with fresh tartar sauce and pair well with sweet potato fries and sliced avocado. Continue reading “Gluten-Free Salmon Fish Cakes”

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12 Easy, Healthy Food Swaps

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Small changes over time can make a big impact on our health. Today’s diet is so dependent on packaged, processed and modified foods, we’ve forgotten what real food is! Continue reading “12 Easy, Healthy Food Swaps”