Category Archives: Healthy Recipe

Glowing Carrot Cashew & Ginger Soup

Snuff those sniffles with a lean, high-fiber soup bowl that’s jam packed with immune strengthening nutrients. Vitamin C and beta-carotene from carrots and sweet potato give your immunological warriors a hefty boost, while ginger offers powerful antiviral protection that help to stoke your body’s infection fighting fires. Cashews not only endow this silky soup with luscious creaminess, but are also… Read More

Chocolate Raspberry Probiotic Smoothie Bowl

New research continues to pour in about how critical good gut health is when it comes to breaking down our food, supporting good digestion and elimination, alleviating digestive problems, keeping harmful pathogens out, enhancing the immune system, minimizing incidences of illness and disease, nurturing good brain health, providing crucial vitamins, regulating fat storage, and so much more that we’re only… Read More

Parmesan Zoodles in Spicy Sun-Dried Tomato Sauce

Having a hankering for a good ol’ fashioned bowl of saucy spaghetti? Here’s the perfect dish to turn to. Zoodles – zucchini spiralized into noodles – are one of the best low-carb, gluten-free, fat-free alternatives to pasta when you’re trying to pinch some pounds while still eating fabulously delicious and satisfying fare. And this mouth-watering pasta sauce is the perfect… Read More

5 Simple Salmon Dinners

Lean, light, chock full of waist-wilting nutrients and quick to prepare, salmon dishes are some of the easiest go-to weekday dinners you can rely on for terrifically tasty and weight-loss friendly results. Here are 5 quick, lean and easy meals that feature tantalizingly flaky salmon, complimented by savory side dishes that boost flavor, nutrition and satisfaction. Coconut Curried Salmon on… Read More

5 Hearty Warm Winter Salads

The thought of warm salad either makes you feel all comfy cozy inside, or makes you think of a bowl of slimy boiled lettuce. Warm salads are actually hearty, healthy comfort foods that are perfect for cold weather. They’re delicious pick-me-up rainbow medleys of fresh crisp ingredients combined with savory warm ingredients like steamed roots, seasoned beans, cooked ancient grains,… Read More

Ancho Chocolate Truffle Balls

Here’s a little choco-luscious pick-me-up for all you S.A.D. people out there in the thick of winter. And, with a nod of challenge to cold and flu season, we’ve also taken the liberty of punching up your sweet chocolate treat with a bit of heat, ancho chile style. Chili peppers help to boost immunity, clear congestion, fight inflammation, and trigger… Read More

Healthy & Delicious Thanksgiving Menu

Leave the stuffing to the turkey. Create a festive feast that’s also healthy, light and delicious, so that you can enjoy all the classic Thanksgiving comforts of fabulous food, family and friends without the classic Thanksgiving food coma afterwards. These succulent Thanksgiving dishes are far lower in fat, cholesterol, sodium, sugar and calories than traditional Thanksgiving fare, allowing you and… Read More

Single-Serve Mini Apple Pies (Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free, Dairy-Free)

Pondering pie for this Thanksgiving? Present each of your dinner guests with their very own miniature apple pie, hot from the oven and topped with a dollop of fresh frozen yogurt. These gorgeously golden ramekin pies will top your list of things to give thanks for, as they’re healthier and far easier to make than classic flaky-crusted apple pie, and… Read More

One-Pan Dinners: Honey Balsamic Glazed Chicken with Garlic Thyme Roasted Roots

What’s for dinner tonight? Sweet and sour glazed chicken pieces with a side of herb-roasted root veggies, all cooked up in one pan for easy cooking, serving and clean up. Here’s a sweet and savoury rib-stickin’ dinner you’ll really look forward to coming home to. Balsamic Glazed Chicken Thighs with Garlic-Thyme Root Veggies 4 bone-in skin-on chicken thighs 1 cup… Read More

Kale & Ancient Grains Buddha Bowl with Green Goddess Dressing

Does this delicious power bowl help you lose weight because its name invokes the supernatural powers of a few friendly higher beings eager to answer your sincerest weight loss prayers? Or are there other mysterious weight loss influences at work here? Buddha’s round laughing belly may not quite be the physique you’re striving for, but not to worry: trendy high-fiber,… Read More