Recipe: Electric Chickpeas

Recipe: Electric Chickpeas

I laughed out loud when I saw this on Twitter. So if that’s you too, click here to jump to the recipe.

For anyone with patience for my stories, I just wanted to add that in my recent follower survey, 48% of the answers to “What do you find most challenging about eating?” had to do with needing more healthy meal and snack ideas, especially when time or energy are in short supply.

Amen to that.

5 New Foods (+Recipes) To Help You Eat in Your Sweet Spot

5 New Foods (+Recipes) To Help You Eat in Your Sweet Spot

We’re into week 4 of Nutrition Month, where the theme is “Try Something New!”  I’m all for that. In weight loss studies, adherence predicts maintenance. In other words, if you’re still following the diet a year later, you’re more likely to keep the weight off. And you know what it takes to stick with…

Calgary, meet Freshii. A handy ordering guide.

Calgary, meet Freshii. A handy ordering guide.

In a perfect world, we’d cook everything from scratch at home. In reality, life happens. Despite recent declines, about 45 per cent of Canadians still buy at least one item from a fast-food restaurant every day ! (Cue the dietitian fainting.) So I’m thrilled with the new healthier quick service restaurants popping up, including Freshii, which has finally arrived in Calgary.