evepostappleOnce upon a time, there was a woman named Eve, who, unable to resist the luring temptation of a fragrant orchard, took a bite of forbidden fruit from the tree of knowledge. Perhaps Eve was bored. Perhaps she was ovulating and had a desperate craving for something sweet. Perhaps life in the little garden was becoming stressful or claustrophobic. Perhaps she felt out of control or lacked passion in her life and in order to numb her emotions or soothe herself from Adam's lack of attention or his ambivalence in starting a family, she chose to indulge. Perhaps Eve was an emotional eater. But as Eve soon discovered, neither the bite, nor the whole fruit fulfilled her as she had hoped. Not only did she realize she was naked but that she had contempt for the way she looked. Perhaps Eve suffered with body dismorphia. Eve tried to stop eating the forbidden fruit and eventually avoided eating altogether but that didn't work and she ended up eating until she could no longer breathe. The point of this is that Eve lost her intuitive ability to nourish herself. She no longer had balance in her life and was willing to do any and everything to get that back.

Maybe Eve didn't exist. Maybe the stories that were told are not as important as the stories we tell ourselves.

This blog is dedicated to creating new stories based on the philosophies of whole body nutrition, self-love, intuition, fitness and yoga.

In my journey I have sought to uncover the knowledge and balance which have brought me to a greater awareness of health and this is what I wish to share with you.

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I am a holistic nutritionist, certified yoga instructor, athlete, healthy living chef, and published writer. I have spent the last four years of my life rebuilding all aspects of myself after recovering from an eating disorder. Follow me as I continue to eat clean, train hard, and discover balance mind, body and spirit. zainsaraswatijamal.com

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    Yam Kale & Poached Egg & Feta Winter Salad

Toss:
1 cup mixed greens 
1 cup purple kale (steamed)
1/2 yam (cubed)
1/2 cup teff (boiled)
1oz goat feta
2 soft poached quail eggs or regular eggs
1oz avocado (cubed)
1 tbsp walnuts
1/8 red onion (diced)

Dress With:
1 tsp walnut oil
1 tsp ground mustard
11/2 tsp raw honey 
1 clove garlic (minced)
drizzle 2-3 tsp balsamic reduction S&P to taste!

***Vegans please omit eggs & cheese and swap honey for maple syrup***

    Yam Kale & Poached Egg & Feta Winter Salad

    Toss:
    1 cup mixed greens
    1 cup purple kale (steamed)
    1/2 yam (cubed)
    1/2 cup teff (boiled)
    1oz goat feta
    2 soft poached quail eggs or regular eggs
    1oz avocado (cubed)
    1 tbsp walnuts
    1/8 red onion (diced)

    Dress With:
    1 tsp walnut oil
    1 tsp ground mustard
    11/2 tsp raw honey
    1 clove garlic (minced)
    drizzle 2-3 tsp balsamic reduction S&P to taste!

    ***Vegans please omit eggs & cheese and swap honey for maple syrup***

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    1. unknown2unforgettable reblogged this from evepostapple and added:
      (╯◕‿◕)╯☆. :*゚.+: Follow for health: Mind and body!
    2. healthyariana reblogged this from evepostapple and added:
      (Not my photo) You can never go wrong with feta cheese in a salad. Yum.
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    5. donutyogi said: Wow did you make that? It looks amazing
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