Power Foods

Smart Carbs

Smart Carbs or Dumb Carbs – What Is The Difference?

Smart carbs are basically fruits and vegetables (best are the green ones that grow above the ground like kale, dark leafy lettuce), beans (kidney beans, garbanzo beans), seeds (sunflower, pumpkin), nuts (almonds are best), whole grains (brown rice, millet, quinoa, buckwheat, whole wheat bread & pasta, multigrain cereal/bread, oatmeal and oat bran). Basically, smart-carbs are complex carbohydrates. They are Powerfoods.

Saskatoons

Saskatoons are the Best Berries! A Superfood Berry

Saskatoons are my favourite berry and I go out picking them as soon as they are ripe. I freeze lots of them to last the whole winter. If you cannot pick them; you will often find them in farmer’s markets.