Be Well Tuscan White Bean & Veggie Soup

Be Well White Bean & Veggie Soup Time: 1 Hour Servings: 4-6 Bowls 15 Item Recipe Vegan & Vegetarian Recipe Ingredients: 1 Cup Organic White Beans dry, soaked overnight and drained 1/2 Organic Onion, chopped 2 Cloves Organic Garlic, chopped3 Oganic Carrot, chopped 3 Organic Celery Stalks, chopped 9 Organic Brussel Sprouts, cut in half…

Among Healing Foods Are Mushrooms

Mushrooms are incredibly amazing and come from the fungi family.  There are over 100,000 different types of varieties of mushrooms.  Four are very healing in properties and are used frequently and often in chinese medicine.  Mushrooms have been said to heal cancer, heart disease and more.  Intitial reports and research have suggested that all four…

Honey a Healing Food & Natural Sweetener

Honey is such a great aid in many ailments including soothing a cough.  With its rich antioxidant properties it is a wonderful immunity booster.  Honey naturally has antiviral and antibacterial capabilities.  A recent Penn State study found honey more effective than an over the counter commonly prescribed drug dextromethorphan (cough suppressant).  Honey can soothe throat…

Healing Benefits of Dark Chocolate

One of the healthiest and most potent antioxidant rich food is dark chocolate.  Chocolate has been known to improve heart health.  A 2007 report in The Journal of the American Medical Association study showed that procyanidins and epicatechins, which are the flavanols in cocoa, can improve heart health by reducing cholesterol and blood pressure.  It…

Powerful Healing benefits of Tart Cherry Juice

Sour and tart cherries provide the biggest healing benefits when looking to keep inflammation at bay.  Did you know that the deeper the color, the greater its ability to relieve pain?  Next time you pick up cherries be sure to get the deepest reds for the highest antioxidant content getting  all the powerful benefits they…

HEMP SEED – An amazing healing food with Anti-Inflammatory Omegas.

Hemp Seed Healing abilities of Hemp seed: This incredible Cannabis sativa plant is filled with a wealth of healthy nutrients.  While you won’t get any type of high from this plant it is power packed with nutrition.  Hemp seeds have a perfect omega-6 to omega-3 fatty acid ratio, which is ideal for anti-inflammatory properties.  These…

Lentils Over Quinoa

    vegetarian/Gluten-free recipe Lentils over Quinoa Servings: 6 Time:  30 minutes or less 11 Ingredient Recipe Vegetarian/ Gluten Free Lentils are a delicious and hearty meal anytime.  Amazingly a small pot can feed a large family, and the dish can be made in 30 minutes so long as you cook the quinoa simultaneously.  We…

Healing Properties of ALOE

Aloe is known for its topical healing abilities, however, it does much more then treat skin topically.  Most people have used fresh aloe gel on a burn and experienced great relief. Aloe is a common plant that not only has healing abilities topically but also has an amazing ability to heal internally as well.  Aloe…

Superfoods

Comments: Add | Read Credit: Istockphoto/Health What is a superfood? Though there is no legal or medical definition, superfoods are nutrient powerhouses that pack large doses of antioxidants, polyphenols, vitamins, and minerals. Eating them may reduce the risk of chronic disease, and prolong life, and people who eat more of them are healthier and thinner…