Is there a healthy sugar?

Is there a healthy sugar?

Is there a healthy sugar you could use instead of the old staple? Can you replace what’s labelled as pure evil, so it’s not as addictive and harmful to your health?

These questions come to us naturally considering how easy it’s for a sweet tooth to rule our lives. But for starters, let’s realise that our bodies are sugar-burning (carbohydrate) machines. The brain, muscles, our every cell runs on the energy from sugar.

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Want to quit eating meat? Succeed before you start

Want to quit eating meat? Succeed before you start

I remember the storm of thoughts going through my head when I first thought of quitting eating meat. Deep down I knew that was something I’ve always wanted to try but the realistic me was concerned about practicality and the comfort of what I’d known and was used to until then.

In addition, I also feared the judgment I’d receive from my family, friends and people around. So I went on quietly.

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