Seared-Salmon-Strawberry-Spinach-Salad

Makes 4 Servings   Ingredients: One tablespoon avocado or grapeseed oil Four (4 ounce) salmon filets Salt and pepper to taste Six cups baby spinach (or other green) Two cups cooked and cooled quinoa One cup strawberries, sliced ½ cup pecans, chopped   Balsamic Vinaigrette ½ cup balsamic vinegar ½ cup extra virgin olive oil… Read More


One-Pan-Mexican-Quinoa

Prep Time 5 minutes Cook Time 20 minutes Total Time 25 minutes Servings 4 people Calories 338kcal Ingredients 1 small red onion, chopped 3 cloves of garlic, minced 2 bell peppers, chopped (any color) 1 cup quinoa, uncooked and pre-rinsed 1 1/2 cup vegetable broth 3 cups canned diced tomatoes 1 15 oz can black… Read More


spicy-tomato-cucumber-salad

Serves 6 (serving size: about 1 1/4 cups) Ingredients 4 red tomatoes, cut into wedges 1 yellow tomato, cut into wedges 1 cup sliced English cucumber 1/2 cup chopped yellow bell pepper 1 tablespoon minced and seeded jalapeño 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 2 tablespoons fresh basil leaves… Read More


fruit-smoothie

Servings: 2 Ingredients 1 banana ½ cup unsweetened plain yogurt 1 cup strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries 1 cup milk Directions Blend the banana, yogurt, berries and milk in a blender until smooth.… Read More


Simple Lemon Parsley Cauliflower Rice

  prep time: 10 MINS cook time: 10 MINS total time: 20 MINS servings: 4 1 CUP SERVINGS   Ingredients   1 medium-to-large head cauliflower or 16 ounces store-bought cauliflower rice 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil (avocado or grapeseed oil work too) 3 large cloves garlic, minced 1/2 teaspoon salt Pinch of red pepper flakes… Read More


Healthy-Baked-Carrot-Chips

prep time: 20 MINUTES cook time: 20 MINUTES total time: 40 MINUTES servings: 8   Ingredients   2 pounds carrots (pick the fattest carrots you can find) 1/4 cup olive oil 1 tablespoon sea salt 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon   Instructions   Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F. Line several… Read More


super-seven-salad

SERVINGS: 4 CALORIES: 156 PREP: 10 minutes   INGREDIENTS: POPPYSEED DRESSING 1/2 cup plain yogurt 3 tbsp    apple cider vinegar 2 tbsp    honey 1 tsp      poppy seeds Salt and pepper to taste   SALAD 1 cup     finely chopped green kale 1 cup     shredded red cabbage 1 cup     shredded Brussels sprouts 1 cup     finely chopped broccoli… Read More


Zucchini-Noodles-Garlic-Parmesan

INGREDIENTS (serves 4 as a side dish) 3 long, thin zucchini freshly grated parmesan cheese For the Garlic-Herb Butter big pinch steak seasoning 1 stick salted butter (1/2 cup,) softened to room temperature 2 Tablespoons chopped fresh parsley 1 Tablespoon finely minced fresh rosemary 1 Tablespoon finely minced fresh thyme 1 garlic clove, pressed or… Read More


Roasted Beet Goat Cheese Salad

Prep: 10 mins   Cook: 30 mins   Total: 40 mins   Servings: 6 Ingredients: 4 medium beets – scrubbed, trimmed and cut in half ⅓ cup chopped walnuts 3 tablespoons maple syrup 1 (10 ounce) package mixed baby salad greens ½ cup frozen orange juice concentrate ¼ cup balsamic vinegar ½ cup extra-virgin olive… Read More


Coconut-Matcha-Energy-Bites

Ingredients 1 cup rolled oats 1/4 cup shredded or flaked coconut, unsweetened 2 tablespoons chia seeds 1 tablespoon matcha powder, plus more for rolling 1/2 cup nut or seed butter of choice, (peanut butter, almond butter sun butter, etc) 1 tablespoon almond milk or water 3 tablespoons maple syrup Instructions Combine oats, coconut, chia seeds, and… Read More