Why Have Decades of Low-Fat Advice Failed Americans?

Ignore US Dietary Guidelines

Join Houston Real Food Nutrition on June 28th to learn why The Oiling of America is a significant factor in our deteriorating health. The Lipid Hypothesis In the 1950’s Ancel Keys and other researchers “presented the lipid hypothesis as the … Continue reading →

What is the number one superfood? Can the NuVal nutrition score help us find healthy foods?

Liver with onions

Wouldn’t it be great if we could glance at a food on the grocery shelves and know how nutritious it was?  We could then spend our food budget on those foods that would give us the most benefit.  There is … Continue reading →

Studies show that diabetes can be prevented and even reversed naturally

Patient files

Several years ago when I began my journey to better health through an improved diet, I frequently had the jitters after eating, especially after breakfast.  At the time, I thought it was probably due to too much caffeine.  I had … Continue reading →

Highlights of Nutrition for Chronic Disease Presentations at the Houston Wise Traditions Conference

Houston Wise Traditions Conference Room

I did not get to attend many of the Saturday speaker tracks because I was greeting people and helping provide information at the Weston A. Price Foundation table.  As co-leader of the Houston-Galveston chapter, I wanted to meet and welcome … Continue reading →

Head to Houston to Find Answers to What Ails You

Today’s post was originally published by Kimberly Hartke on The Healthy Home Economist.  Kimberly highlights some of the exciting features of the upcoming Houston Regional Wise Traditions Conference. Are you struggling with a chronic illness? Does someone in your family … Continue reading →

Gingerbread with Cream Cheese and Raw Honey Topping

Gingerbread with Cream Cheese Topping

Finally, this is the last recipe I will post from our delicious Christmas dinner.  This gingerbread was a real treat, a special occasion dessert.  It was made with shredded fresh ginger and sprouted whole wheat flour and served with a … Continue reading →

Homemade Cream Gravy – you don’t need to avoid gravy!

Cream gravy with goose fat

Have you been avoiding gravies because you thought they were unhealthy?  Traditional gravy really wasn’t unhealthy.  It was usually made with fat from cooking meat or some butter, a little flour, and some homemade broth, milk, or cream. In fact, … Continue reading →

Best Christmas Dinner Ever! Thyme Roasted Chicken, Baked Ham, Veggies, and Real Gingerbread

Christmas dinner 2013

That’s what my son said!  He always likes the food I cook, but he said this Christmas dinner was maybe the best meal I’d ever prepared.  Maybe he was just extra hungry, but he wasn’t the only one that enjoyed … Continue reading →