AVOCADO CHOCOLATE FRUIT DIP

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I’m obsessed with chocolate. I’m guessing you are too! But, I don’t like guilt, complicated recipes, sugar, and added chemicals. What better way to celebrate the healthy fats of an avocado than with Avocado Chocolate Fruit Dip! This recipe comes together in just 5 minutes with just 7 simple ingredients, one bowl, and a spoon. … Read More

12 EASY AND AFFORDABLE MEALS WITH CHERRY TOMATOES

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I don’t know about you, but here’s how the conversation goes every afternoon, the very minute our three children hop into the car from school… Kids: “Mom, what’s for dinner?” Me: “I don’t know!” Kids: “Well, when are we going to eat?” Me: “I don’t know!” …(tension starting to grow) Kids: “Could we just order … Read More

SUPER FAST AND EASY 5 INGREDIENT MEALS

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One of the biggest myths challenging those seeking a healthier lifestyle is the misconception that eating will break the bank or the clock. It’s too expensive and time consuming. Neither could be further from the truth. In fact, it’s quite the opposite. When you begin to put plants together, simplicity rules the day. What’s more, … Read More

CAN BREAD BE HEALTHY?

Breakfast Recipes, Healthy You, Recipes

One of the first things individuals miss when they move to a nutrient-dense diet is bread! It makes sense…bread, even whole wheat, typically contains sugar and refined flour, and becomes the vehicle for mayo, meats, and cheese. It’s the trifecta of pleasure and standard in the American diet. Bread, meat, cheese, and sauce, but no … Read More

BUCKWHEAT WITH BERRIES

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Warm Buckwheat “groats” with fresh blueberries and cinnamon! A favorite, ideal breakfast and perfect workout recovery fuel! 🎉🏃‍♀️❤️💪🏻👟 Buckwheat is considered an ancient grain, actually a seed, so it’s gluten free. Containing plant based protein, and 2 of your daily essential Amino Acids, it is also rich in fiber to satiate and to support digestion and … Read More

CHOCOLATE ALMOND GRANOLA BARS

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Homemade granola bars…Always a favorite in our home and so easy to make. This is my Sunday afternoon prep for the week, and something satisfying that I crave after running. ENJOY! CHOCOLATE ALMOND GRANOLA BARS, by Kristen Tinker makes 12 bars INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup Medjool dates 1 egg (or flax seed egg: 1 TBSP ground … Read More

BROWN RICE BREAKFAST BOWL

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I don’t buy boxed cereal anymore to avoid the added sugar, not to mention it’s lacking in fiber, and generally created from GMO/glyphosate treated crops. Of course the Romans started our culture of breakfast CEREAL with their love of Bulgur Wheat, considered one of the first porridge grains and referred to as “cerealis.” It’s really … Read More