Tag: Eat Well

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4 Tips to Limit Your Sodium Intake

13 August, 2018 No Comments

According to a report recently released by Health Canada, Canadians still consume too much sodium. Excessive sodium consumption can lead to high blood pressure, a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease and stroke, which is the leading cause of death worldwide and the second leading cause of death in Canada.

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How to Create Your Smoothie Bowl in 3 Simple Steps

Smoothie bowls have become very trendy on social networks these last few years. They are colorful, beautiful and appetizing. At SOSCuisine, we find them simply amazing because they encourage the pleasure of eating well! Here’s how to make your own smoothie bowl in 3 simple steps.

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Top 5: Recipes to Enjoy the Blueberry Season

Blueberries have several benefits to your health and in addition they are delicious. Blueberries are indigenous to North America, while its European cousin, the bilberry, is native to Eurasia. Both grow on shrubs of the genus Vaccinium. Blueberries and bilberries were only domesticated quite recently, i.e., at the turn of the last century. The US […]

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Crickets Are Chirping… in Your Plate!

Although little known in North America and Europe, entomophagy is a food tradition in parts of Asia, Africa and South America. Despite its somewhat bizarre name, entomophagy is simply the consumption of insects by humans. With more and more insect-based products coming to grocery store shelves, I’m going to take stock of the nutritional and […]

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Top 8 Fermented Foods to Add to Your Diet

In my last article, we determined that it was important to add fermented foods to your diet. I will now share with you my list of the Top 8 fermented foods to add to your meals.

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3 Tips to Limit Your Exposure to Arsenic

Rice and water are among the highest dietary sources of arsenic. Long term, a high intake of arsenic can cause serious health issues. Here are 3 tips to limit your exposure to arsenic.

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TOP 10: Salads to Enjoy in the Sun

Salads are an ideal dish for the summer: they don’t require much time in the kitchen, they are light and refreshing. They also allow us to make the most of seasonal fruits and vegetables. Here are our 10 salads to enjoy in the sun.

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TOP 10: Canada’s Best New Restaurants #AIRCANADATOP10

Each year, Air Canada‘s enRoute magazine presents the best new restaurants in Canada. Establishments stand out with “quality ingredients, smart service, stunning locations and chefs with a vision – the stuff that great meals, and great memories, are made of.” So here are these 10 new places to try!

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Top 10: Sandwiches to Take Wherever You Go

The sandwich is a classic for picnics and lunchboxes. It’s simple to make, and super easy to transport. However, it doesn’t have to be boring or bland. So, here are our top 10 recipes for sandwiches to take wherever you go.

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Should We Add Fermented Foods to Our Diet?

We see more and more fermented food in grocery stores and markets… but there is nothing new to the concept. In fact, fermentation has been used for thousands of years to preserve food. Fermentation is defined as a controlled decomposition of one (or more) food(s) by microorganisms. More often than not, the microorganisms responsible for […]

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TOP 5: The Best Recipes With Rhubarb

The arrival of the rhubarb season means that the good weather has arrived. If you grow it yourself in your garden, you know that it grows easily and in abundance. But be careful: we only eat the stems because the leaves are poisonous. To compensate for its high acidity, it is usually prepared with a […]

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Know Everything About Lobster

Lobster includes 2 commercial species: American, which lives in the waters of the northwestern Atlantic (between Newfoundland and North Carolina), and European, which lives in the waters of the eastern Atlantic (from Norway to Morocco), but also in the North Sea and parts of the Mediterranean and the Black Sea.