nutrition

March 29, 2018

Eight Weight Loss Strategies That Work

Summer is around the corner, and the common theme for most is weight loss. Here is a summary of eight weight loss tips as reported in TIME that actually work:   1. Eat a big breakfast – Skipping breakfast actually leads to weight gain, according to a study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. It can also cause an increase in blood pressure, cholesterol and fasting […]
February 27, 2018

Recipe Of The Month! Pakistani Chapli Kebabs

Chapli kebab is a form of kebabs widely popular in Pakistan. Mixed together with a South Asian blend of spices, the beef is flattened into circles and shallow-fried. The patty must have a charred exterior for an authentic look and flavor! Serve in a bun with pickled red onions or with a side of pita bread. Add any traditional raita (yogurt dip) to your beautiful platter! Ingredients cooking spray 1 […]
November 28, 2017

Lemony Baked Basa Fillets

Ingredients: 2 basa fillets 4 tbspn melted butter 4 cloves of garlic, crushed 1 tbspn paprika Salt to taste 1 tspn parsley  1/4 cup green onions chopped up and set aside as garnish   Directions: Preheat oven to 425 degrees Wash fish fillets and pat dry and place in a pre-greased baking dish Pour lemon juice and melted butter over fish Sprinkle remaining ingredients over fish Bake uncovered for 10-12 […]
September 29, 2017

Psyllium – The Super Food

Psyllium is a form of fiber made from the husks of the Plantago ovata plant’s seeds. It sometimes goes by the name ispaghula. It’s most commonly known as a laxative. However, research shows that taking psyllium is beneficial to many parts of the human body, including the heart and the pancreas. Health benefits of psyllium includes: Cholesterol Reduction As is the case for other types of dietary fiber, psyllium can […]