Nutrition Archive

  • Being a family of four and a mother to two mini vegans, I am often asked, “What do you feed your children?”  Nutrition is important when it comes to feeding […]

    Feeding the Mini Vegans in your Life

    Being a family of four and a mother to two mini vegans, I am often asked, “What do you feed your children?”  Nutrition is important when it comes to feeding […]

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  • But here I found myself forced to defend over and over again my reasons for being vegan - the benefits to the environment, the improvement to the animal’s wellbeing, the advantage for my own health. The situation escalated to the point a friend asked me if I was going to wait until I'd had my first miscarriage before I started 'taking care' of myself. The support I was once given as a vegan was gone replaced by scepticism and doubt that I was putting my health in danger.

    Veganism and vitamin deficiencies

    But here I found myself forced to defend over and over again my reasons for being vegan - the benefits to the environment, the improvement to the animal’s wellbeing, the advantage for my own health. The situation escalated to the point a friend asked me if I was going to wait until I'd had my first miscarriage before I started 'taking care' of myself. The support I was once given as a vegan was gone replaced by scepticism and doubt that I was putting my health in danger.

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  • Fiber is a group of indigestible saccharides (i.e. carbohydrates)  from plant foods that help regulate digestion and bowels, regulate hunger and satiety (which may help promote a healthy weight), lower […]

    Fiber

    Fiber is a group of indigestible saccharides (i.e. carbohydrates)  from plant foods that help regulate digestion and bowels, regulate hunger and satiety (which may help promote a healthy weight), lower […]

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