Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is one of the most common mental disorders that is affecting our children today. If you are a parent, it can be both frustrating and challenging to deal with some of the behaviors. In our family, I saw a direct relationship with how my children behaved and performed in school with what I was feeding them. The gut is balanced when good bacteria and yeast exist at a healthy level. Children with ADHD have shown remarkable improvement by using healing foods that help increase a healthy gut.
1. Probiotic Rich Foods- If you haven't jumped on board with fermented foods, there are many kid-friendly options available to help improve gut health. Things like water kefir, kombucha, and fruit kvass just to name a few. Good old fashion yogurt is also an option as long as it is unsweetened with no added food coloring or dyes- you can add your own fruit and drizzle with honey for a much healthier version.
Who loves summertime? Ours is filled with fun weekend trips to the lake, days spent at the pool, and all around fun, but sometimes that means being tempted by the convenience of drive through's and not very healthy food. Here's an easy lunch or dinner idea that's healthy and delicious! I find that it really helps to plan a few easy recipes during this time of year so that I reduce the temptation of eating out.
These are a perfectly satisfying comfort food loaded with flavorful and filling chicken. You don’t need to sacrifice your health to eat delicious food, you just need to get creative.
Lettuce wraps are your new best friend, they’re versatile and you can fill a nice leaf of lettuce with whatever you fancy from chicken to shrimp, or ground beef. Whatever you fill it with, there’s just something about eating a wrap that screams comfort and indulgence.
Try these lettuce wraps next time you feel like ordering take-out or running through the drive-though.