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4th of july [longevitylive]

Festivals, fireworks, food, parades and patriotic music are on order this 4th of July weekend. Whether you are traveling and will be on the beach. Supporting your local teams at games or hosting your own celebrations – there’s plenty to do.  We have compiled a healthier last minute guide to

salad | Longevity LIVE

We all enjoy a good green salad. Not only does it bring much needed colour to our meals, but it also provides antioxidants, vitamins and other essential nutrients. Moreover, the inclusion of a homemade dressing ensures that you do not consume any hidden sugars and harmful preservatives. Using honey in

peanut butter | Longevity LIVE

A long-time favorite recipe of mine, and boasting just three main ingredients, these peanut butter cookies couldn’t possibly be more delicious…or easier to make. Makes 12-15 cookies  Ingredients 250g natural peanut butter (smooth or crunchy) 250g coconut sugar 1 egg 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 1/4 or 1/2 tsp salt, depending

pasta | Longevity LIVE

This wholesome, creamy spaghetti is a great pasta option for vegetarians, and will speedily become part of your comfort-food list of favourites. Brimming with healthy fats, proteins and whole grain-sourced carbohydrates, you’ll want to try it out as soon as the weather calls for something warm and more-ish. Especially good

chutney | Longevity LIVE

When talking about authentic, truly South African dishes, what naturally comes to mind is rooibos tea, Cape Malay-style curry, biltong, bunny chow, freshly baked rusks and milk tart – these are elements that will simply not be found in the same manner anywhere else in the world. One item that

chocolate tart | Longevity LIVE

Even the most health-conscious individuals have those special treats that they adore – regardless of the fact that they’re not so good for you as broccoli and kale happen to be. For me, that’s dark chocolate (and ice cream, but I’m working on that one) and if I can get

salad | Longevity LIVE

Want to spice up your daily salad a bit? With these delicious , more-ish ingredients, your fresh, healthy lunch will never again be boring! Fill up on crunchy salad leaves, creamy cheese, nuts and fresh pears, and drizzled with freshly prepared cranberry and pomegranate vinaigrette. This combination is perfect whether

chipotle | Longevity LIVE

When it comes to plant-based eating, you never need to sacrifice taste and deliciousness for nutrients – it’s very easy to have your cake and eat it in this regard! All you need to know is how to play with your flavours and which ones work best with which textures.

Kenyan [longevity live]

Kenyan Dawa cocktails were first introduced to me whilst sailing along the Kenyan coastline at sunset. They handed this concoction to me. Surprised, I discovered it’s known as Kenya’s ‘magic potion’ to cure all health ailments. Could this be true? I think so. It seems that this is a drink

lavender [longevity live]

Lavender flowers are naturally fragrant and we’ve been using them in different ways for centuries. They’re an excellent addition to tea infusions, lemonades, syrups, aromatic beverages, and in baking or cooking. It has a fresh and floral scent, which is perfect for perfumes and body sprays. Lavender essential oil is very useful in aromatherapy