Tofu masala with rice

Tofu “butter” Masala

TOFU “BUTTER” MASALA   Bursting with aromatic spices and rich, creamy pumpkin sauce, this dish offers a plant-based twist on a beloved classic. Perfect for those seeking a flavourful and satisfying meal, this recipe promises to delight taste buds, but also nourish the body with wholesome ingredients. This pumpkin sauce boost vitamin A levels in…

Sliced red onions

Onions: benefits and digestion tips

Health benefits of onions and how to prepare it for optimal digestion     Onions, those humble kitchen staples, have been on our plates for centuries, not just for their flavour-enhancing properties but also for their remarkable health benefits. From ancient medicinal practices to modern nutritional science, the onion has earned its status as a…

Mixed vegetables bowl

Mediterranean buddha bowl

MEDITERRANEAN BUDDHA BOWL   A mediterranean twist of the famous and versatile buddha bowl. This recipe combines the essence of the Mediterranean diet with the popular Buddha bowl concept, creating a harmonious blend of textures, colours, and tastes. Packed with nutrient-dense ingredients like crisp vegetables, protein-rich grains, and a medley of savoury and zesty flavours,…

Mushrooms

Are medicinal mushrooms good for autoimmune conditions?

MEDICINAL MUSHROOMS AND AUTOIMMUNITY     Medicinal mushrooms have been used for centuries in traditional medicine, particularly in Asian cultures like Chinese and Japanese. They are valued for their potential health benefits, which are primarily attributed to their bioactive compounds. These fungi have gained significant attention in modern times for their various health-promoting properties. Medicinal…

Lentil Tabbouleh

LENTIL TABBOULEH   Many people will look at recipes that contain legumes and beans and move away from them. Why? Although legumes and beans are known for being very healthy, they also produce intestinal gas. This is because they do contain a specific type of fibre called oligosaccharides that travel through the small intestine nearly…

Agua Fresca

AGUA FRESCA     What is better than a cool and refreshing cocktail during the hot summer days? Certainly, we should be mindful of the alcohol and sugar intake, as they can both have a negative impact on chronic conditions and weight. On the other hand, water can be boring, and many people struggle to…

Can turmeric help treat psoriasis?

TURMERIC FOR PSORIASIS: EFFECTIVENESS AND HOW IT WORKS     An autoimmune, inflammatory condition, psoriasis affects up to 3% of the population (statistics from Europe and north America). It is characterised by skin lesions that looks like flaky red/dark brown patches that produce scales, usually around elbows, knees, scalp and lower back. This condition is…