Tomato & Onion Salad Recipe
6 medium tomatoes, wedged
4 each scallions, chopped
1 small sweet onion, sliced
2 tbsp cilantro, chopped
1 tsp mint
1/4 cup olive oil
3 tbsp lemon juice
1 each garlic clove, crushed
1 salt & pepper
1 pita wedges
Combine tomatoes, scallions, onion, cilantro & mint. Whisk together
oil, lemon juice, garlic, salt & pepper. Pour dressing over tomato
mixture. Cover & chill. Serve with pita wedges. Alternatively, this
salad makes a great topping for pita stuffed with falafel.
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Food Tips of the Week
In deciding on a meal plan, it is important to attempt to moderate your consumption of fats, refined carbohydrate and salt.
The problems associated with low carb diets
Its popular as hell, but it is really safe for you?
Remember, one point that is usually overlooked, it is damned hard (although not technically impossible) for vegetarians to take up a reduced carb diet.
Reducing carbs may mean missing out on vital nutrients from healthy foods which should be part of any sensible diet, specifically those obtained from fruits, vegetables and whole grains.
The brassica family, Wonderfoods that help with Dieting
(eg. Kohlrabi, Cauliflower, Mustard greens and Chinese cabbage)
Altthough not always popular with children, these vegetables are jam-packed with vitamins (eg.folate), minerals (eg. selenium), fibre, chlorophyll, antioxidents, and indole-3-carbinol.
Amongst many great health giving properties, a few of these nutrients are believed by doctors to help reduce the cancer risk.
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