We’ve been getting a lot of questions lately about the difference between a ketogenic diet and a low-carb diet. How are they different? Is one better than the other? Which one should you do? Great questions. Keto and low-carb are indeed different, and as with most everything in nutrition, one isn’t better than the other. Which […]
Your small intestine (gut) is home to trillions of bacteria from hundreds of different species. They compete, cooperate, grow, shrink, and engage in an intricate dance that keeps a healthy balance. Your gut bacteria influence your whole body. There’s a direct pathway between your gut and your brain, for example . Gut bacteria can even […]
Want to stay sharp as a knife? Better get some brain food! The mind is one vital organ that needs its vittles. Without sufficient amounts of protein, carbohydrates, antioxidants and omega-3 fatty acids, you could start to experience memory loss and cognitive decline. In fact, there’s even a new diet — the MIND Diet — […]
Rubi and Eduardo Nunez took the leap to travel the United States by RV in January 2016 and we couldn’t be happier for them! They had always loved mountain biking, hiking, paddle boarding, kayaking and pretty much anything outdoors so this comes as no surprise. Eduardo and Rubi became fans of Real Food Bar […]
6 natural alternatives to sugar and sugar alcohols to satisfy your sweet tooth that are low glycemic.
Clean Eating on the go doesn’t have to be tough. Follow these guidelines and tips to stay on track! Be an Avid Label Reader: The Nutrition Facts Panel is your friend! Understand how many servings you are eating first and number of calories on the label. The general USDA guide is based on a […]
We hear a lot about snack bars out there that claim to be healthy alternatives when in reality they are chocked full of sugar, saturated fats and taste more like a dessert than a meal alternative. Don’t be fooled – if it looks like a candy bar and tastes like a candy bar, it is […]