Autumn is officially upon us, and the seasonal berries have swiftly been replaced with local root vegetables and a rainbow of squash and pumpkins. In the shop and yoga studio, we find ourselves longing for warm dishes, hot soups, and a bit more spice! If you too find yourself craving a bit more warmth and […]
At Heart Space Whole Foods, we strive to minimise waste as best we can, and offer an earth-friendly shopping experience for our customers. If you have been in the shop, you have likely noticed the obvious- that the majority of our fruit and vegetables are sold unpackaged. That is intentional, and we are quite proud […]
Anyone else love a bowl of mac ’n cheese? We recently cooked up a dairy-free, creamy, butternut squash cheez recipe (inspired by @leefromamerica), and we have come to find that it makes for a beautiful cheez to your mac. Whether you’re vegan, lactose-intolerant, or simply seeking a healthier version to your mac ’n cheese, we […]
Welcome to the first edition of our new Meet ‘n Greet series! We often rave about out local food and how we, as a small business, strive to support the local suppliers in and near our community. We know out bakers, farmers, butcher, kombucha-maker, chocolatiers, etc. Heck, we’ve even visited our free-range chickens, fluttering about […]
I’m not saying I’m a gold[en milk]-digger… Okay- glad I got that out of my system. Now for the serious stuff. Turmeric. You have probably heard mutterings of this little root all over the streets and inter webs. We’ve certainly been singing of its benefits around the shop! Curcumin, the key active ingredient in turmeric, provides the […]
Breakfast is absolutely my favourite meal of the day! Years ago, I decided to implement a “healthy mornings” theme to my breakfast creations. Not only was I maintaining a daily yoga practice/exercise routine, but I was also looking for a way to cut my late-morning/afternoon sugar cravings. My body needed FUEL. Let’s be honest- cereals, […]
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There is much debate about whether we should eat breakfast or not. The first thing to say is that everyone is different and while skipping breakfast may be fine for some people, it could prove detrimental to others, depending on how healthy you are. We recommend having breakfast, particularly if your goal is to lose […]
Here is a compilation of recipes from our archives with seasonal selections for a thanksgiving day celebration (which I usually just switch over to Christmas too!).
It is that time of the year again! Ready for thanksgiving and halloween, a great pumpkin pie recipe. I have added in a vegan alternative to the eggs, so don’t worry! This was a staple in my vegan kitchen. We have tinned pumpkin in the shop if you don’t have time to cook your own pumpkin.