Ideas For Healthy Kid Snacks That Your Kids Will LOVE!

Eating a well-balanced diet is always a good choice for anyone, but it’s especially important for children.  Their organs are still forming, and what they eat is what becomes their blood, tissue, and cells.  Because of this, a high nutrient-rich diet, along with nutrient-rich snacks is highly recommended. Some of the best healthy kid snacks […]

What’s Wrong With Artificial Food Dye?

    What’s In The Food? Food Additives and Dyes As we return from summer vacation and get back to work and/or school, we may be looking into easier foods for snacks, lunches, etc. Shop prepared: Always take your reading glasses with you because ingredients are printed so small that they can be difficult to […]

How To Sleep And Rest Better

  How To Sleep and Rest Better Sleep can become a problem in today’s high paced, stressed-out world. It’s World Sleep Day, and so I’m addressing a vital part of our lives and our well-being. I’ve heard more and more people of all ages tell me how they can’t get to sleep, and that they  […]

Super Breakfast Smoothie Recipe

Super Breakfast Smoothie Smoothies are symphonies of nutrients and fiber! You can have smoothies as a meal or a snack, or freeze them in popsicle molds and have them as a healthy desert. I put healthy fat in my smoothies because my research shows it gives us energy, supports our brain health, and helps us […]

Good News To Start Off A Friday! Aldi Stops Selling Products That Contain Neonicotinoid Pesticides And Is Going Organic By May 1, 2017

   Good news to start off a Friday from Nancy, your Renegade Nutritionist Most of you know how much certain things mean to me, such as protecting our bees, safeguarding our environment, and living an organic lifestyle. I am not that easily impressed, but there is a supermarket called Aldi, that is known for its […]

Let’s Talk About Soy

Let’s Talk About Soy Many people eat and drink soy and soy products. I’m asked questions about soy frequently, so I thought I would address this food. Soy has many negative effects on health because it is difficult to digest, affects your hormones, and is closely linked to GMOs, pesticides, and harmful processing chemicals. Soy protein […]

Tests Reveal That High Levels Of Weed Killer Is In Food, Including Baby Food.

Tests Reveal That High Levels Of Weed Killer Is In Our Food Supply, Including Baby Food! Why Aren’t We Hearing Or Reading About This In The News?         An FDA-registered Food Safety Testing Laboratory recently found extremely high levels of the pesticide glyphosate (the active ingredient in round-up weed killer made by Monsanto) in some […]

The Power Of Plants And Flowers On Our Health And Well-being

The Power Of Plants And Flowers On Our Health And Well-being Fall is here and winter is just around the corner. At this time of year, we tend to spend much more time indoors. We aren’t outside as much and around the gardens or plants in our yard or park. Having plants, going for a […]

How To Have A Healthy Halloween

  How To Have A Healthy Halloween Halloween is almost here, and everyone is wondering what costume to wear and what treats to give. Careful planning can make this holiday even more enjoyable than you imagined. Sugar is usually the treat of choice, but it is harmful to our health. Since we want to set […]

Could Food Additives And Dyes Be Causing Your Child’s ADHD Or Hyperactivity?

Could Food Additives And Dyes Be Causing You Or Your Child’s ADHD Or Hyperactivity?   As we get back to school or work after the summer break, I thought I’d touch on something that affects us all, if we are eating any kind of processed food. It would be helpful to be aware of this […]