Negative emotions like fear, sadness and anger are a basic part of life. Sometimes we struggle with how to deal with these emotions effectively, but there are ways to respond and cope with negative feelings in productive way. Try the four steps to tackle negative emotions. 1. Pause. Instead of acting on feelings right away, stop yourself… Read More »
Archive for October, 2018
Is Your “Sweet Tooth” Really a “Fat Tooth”?
Think your diet is suffering from your persistent “sweet tooth”? Think again. Our brains are designed to prompt us to seek out natural sources of sweet carbohydrates and foods containing fat. These naturally higher calorie foods were necessary for survival in times when food was scarce. Now we have 24/7 access to foods manufactured to… Read More »
Butternut Squash Fries
Get the most out of seasonal vegetables! Try these crispy, nutrient-rich fries made from butternut squash. INGREDIENTS 1 large butternut squash 1/2 tablespoon olive oil 1 teaspoon homemade Cajun Spice blend (see recipe below) CAJUN SPICE BLEND 1 tablespoon chili powder 1 tablespoon garlic powder 1 tablespoon onion powder 1/2 tablespoon smoked paprika 1/2 tablespoon… Read More »