Healthy Treat Recipes: Peanut Butter Energy Balls, Green Goddess & Turmeric Bliss

Healthy Treat Recipes: Peanut Butter Energy Balls, Green Goddess & Turmeric Bliss

When I first started eating healthy on the road I found it was hard to resist any of the sweet treats on board. Very quickly I realized that not packing any sweet treats or healthy carbs, resulted in binge eating every piece of snack item in view.  I needed a solution to be able to [...]

Why You Need to Read Your DAMN Nutrition Labels

Why You Need to Read Your DAMN Nutrition Labels

Low sodium, organic, whole wheat, healthy choice, light and natural. Products jump out at us with these statements and branding showered all over them. This might make you think it’s really easy for us to find a “healthy” product on the shelves. But, you are mistaken my friend. The Canadian government does have standards for [...]

How To Prevent a Cold or Get Rid of One: Part I

How To Prevent a Cold or Get Rid of One: Part I

It’s that time of year again. Where it’s fucking cold. People are hacking, coughing and sneezing left, right and centre. You can’t escape it. It’s Cold and Flu season! The fact that I only get sick a handful of times a year is insane. After my last round of flying…I came home feeling sneezy, headachy [...]

Holiday Food & Drinks: Calories, Fat and More

Holiday Food & Drinks: Calories, Fat and More

  According to a study by the Calorie Control Council, American's consume about 3,000 calories in one holiday meal. Although I wasn't able to look at or read about the actual study (wasn't shown on their website), I find this easily believable. The crazy part is, that doesn't even include other meals or snacks throughout [...]