Posts in Food & Health

Food for the Complexion Pt. 2

By: Thuc Michelle Ly | | | Category: Food & Health, Healthy Living

In my last entry, I talked about food that is good for your skin.  What about food that makes this beautiful organ less than perfect?  This may not be thrilling news because not surprisingly, a lot of the foods that are bad are also ‘delicious.’  I’ll be honest, it’s very ... more

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Food for the Complexion

By: Thuc Michelle Ly | | | Category: Food & Health, Healthy Living

Many of us would consider our appearance to be an important part of our daily interactions with people.  In particular, our face is especially important, and this is why some of us strive for a glowing complexion.  So let’s face it, how many of us have been lured by those commercials ... more

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Fall-ing for You

By: dly | | | Category: Food & Health, Healthy Living

A list of the best fruits and vegetables to enjoy this Fall! 1. Squash These beautiful members of the gourd family are so versatile. Bake them, cook them, roast them. You can do just about anything with them. The benefits of eating squash range from a boost into your immune ... more

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Remedy That Cold

By: dly | | | Category: Food & Health, Healthy Living

Many of us do all we can to prevent getting a cold. Let’s see the difference between the flu and the common cold. Both have symptoms which can be similar, but if you can determine which is which, you can get treated much quicker. Flu symptoms come on very suddenly, ... more

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Reasons to go Vegan

By: Thuc Michelle Ly | | | Category: Food & Health, Healthy Living

While some people can’t imagine a day without meat, others insist that a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle is the best way to enjoy food and stay healthy. Vegetarian lifestyles and veganism have slowly moved from fad status to healthy living in the Western world, embraced by millions of people interested ... more

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Supplementing Vitamins

By: dly | | | Category: Food & Health, Healthy Living

This is a tricky question to tackle as there is a bit of controversy with whether or not you may need to supplement. Some may say yes and some may say no, but to each their own in regards to this. With being a vegan and/or a vegetarian, you may ... more

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10 Worst Food Additives

By: Thuc Michelle Ly | | | Category: Food & Health, Healthy Living

Leading nutrition authorities claim that consuming whole foods is the most effective dietary approach. The more whole, natural foods you eat, the better off you will be. This means consuming foods that are not processed and do not contain preservatives, chemicals, fillers, artificial flavors or artificial colors. Here’s a list ... more

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First Dates

By: dly | | | Category: Food & Health, Healthy Living

No, I don’t mean the ones you go on or the dates on your calendar. I’m talking about those brownish looking things that are a fruit of the Date Palm. They can be mistaken as prunes, since they’re both wrinkly looking fruits. Prunes are not of the palm family, but ... more

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24Vegan’s Fish Sauce Sale

By: dly | | | Category: Coupons, Food & Health, Healthy Living

Dear valued customers, In order to better serve you, we are currently having a promotional program starting today until the end of May 2017. The following incentives are: Buy any product at 24Vegan, receive a free vegetarian cooking DVD. Take an additional $1 off our vegan fish sauce, now only ... more

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Potassium Deficiency

By: dly | | | Category: Food & Health, Healthy Living

As of last week, my 2 year old nephew has been suffering from pain in his legs late at night. He’ll wake up crying and point at his legs to let us know that he’s hurting. His parents and I thought it may be either growing pains or from him ... more

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