Lentils are really high in dietary fibre. A daily dose of fibre helps to push waste through your digestive system, speeding up your metabolism and keeping your bowel motions regular and healthy. Lentils also have a high source of protein which is great for a meat substitute if you want to live a more plant based diet. They are highly nutritious filled with vital nutrients such as vitamin B, magnesium and zinc. Lentils also have a larger quantity of iron which most vegetarian diets lack.
Halloumi has several benefits and nutrients such as high calcium and protein. As there is no meat in this dish it is important that you still get your daily dose of protein. Halloumi being a good substitute. Protein is important for promoting proper growth and development, as well as supporting muscle growth, immune function, and weight control.
The most popular recipe on GATF – Our citrus smoothie recipe. Therefore, we bring to you something quite similar – the Citrus Shot. Free of gluten, lactose, milk proteins and egg. A fresh shot of juice is made up of all the ingredients to keep the cold and flu away. This shot has an excellent source of vitamin C, fiber and other amazing health benefits.
Fried rice is leftover food with a big L, so it is both good and climate-friendly. Use yesterday’s rice and what you find in the cupboard of tofu, vegetables and nuts. Feel free to replace ingredients with what you have available.
This breakfast bruschetta is a great alternative to all your usual “boring” weet-bix or porridge. Ricotta has a great source of calcium along with a high content of Vitamin A. Tomatoes also have a high content in vitamin A, C, D and potassium. Vitamin A and C will really help boost your immunity system and help keep sickness away so getting in your daily dose of this is vital.
This vegetarian winter stew contains soluble fiber which will lead to and improve your stool and promotes healthy bowel movements. Thus far, if you are having urinary incontinence symptoms, being bloated, or constipated may add to your incontinence so adding meals into your diet that contain a high source of fiber should only improve your healthy bowel movements.