5 Foods to Help Detox Your Body

What comes to mind when you hear the word “detox?” Juicing? Fasting? A 7-day cleanse with enemas or laxatives? A spa day? I want to highlight foods that are commonly known to support natural detoxification. However, it’s important to note that “detoxing” can vary widely and is not universally accepted in the scientific community. Some…

Wild Mushroom Soup [Recipe]

Wild Mushroom Soup is a lighter savory soup perfect as an appetizer or as part of a meal. Low in calories and cholesterol-free, mushrooms contain a modest amount of fiber and over a dozen minerals and vitamins, including copper, potassium, magnesium, zinc, and some B vitamins such as folate. This recipe is adapted from the Diabetes Forecast…

Vegan Lentil Soup

Lentil Soup [Recipe]

  During the colder months, I like to eat soups. All types of soups. Soups are hearty, filling, and can be a starter before a meal or the main entree. Lentils are a part of the legume family, high in folate, manganese, protein, and fiber, High fiber foods may reduce the risk of obesity, diabetes, and heart…