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Mediterranean Salad

Love the addition of asparagus in this simple Mediterranean salad. Perfect as is, or add a some grilled meat, canned tuna or hard boiled egg to up the protein content. Ingredients 1/2 pound asparagus (trimmed)) 1 english long cucumber (chopped) 1 small red onion(chopped) 1cup grape tomato (halved) 2 large cup yellow/orange bell peppers (seeded …

Sweet Potato Toast

Sweet potato toast – so simple to make and so yummy to eat!! Simply slice a sweet potato thinly (about a 1/4 inch thick) and pop in the toaster…set on high until cooked through. You may need to toast multiple times depending on the length of your toaster settings. And top with your favorite toppings …

Shrimp & Veggie Cabbage Wraps with Spicy Peanut Sauce

Not only are these wraps insanely  yummy – they are also loaded with antioxidants and nutrients. Ingredients Green cabbage leaves Red bell pepper slices Shredded carrots Sliced cucumbers Cooked shrimp 2 Tbsp crunchy peanut butter 1/2 Tbsp sesame oil 1 Tbsp tamari or braggs soy seasoning 1 tsp honey 1 tsp minced garlic 1 Tbsp …

Blondie Power Balls

Blondie Power Balls…. these will give you lasting energy to do all the things you love. Ingredients 3/4 cup nut butter (peanut or almond)(softened) 1/2 cup raw honey 2 Tbs coconut oil (melted) 1 tsp pure vanilla extract 1-2 scoops vanilla protein powder 2/3 cup unsweetened shredded coconut 1/4 cup ground flax 2-1/2 cups large …

Simple Roasted Cabbage

  If you haven’t tried roasted cabbage before – you are seriously missing out! the flavor is AMAZING! DID YOU KNOW Cabbage is full of vitamin K and anthocyanins, that help with mental function, concentration and prevent nerve damage,  and improves your defense against Alzheimer’s disease, and dementia. Cabbage is also high in sulfur – …

Baked Almond Crusted Chicken Strips

These baked, almond crusted chicken strips are the BOMB! So tasty, so simple to make  and the kids LOVE them – what more can you ask for? Ingredients 6 chicken breasts  (boneless & skinless) 1 1/2 cup plain almonds (ground) 1 Tbsp garlic powder 1 tsp dried oregano 3/4 tsp  himalayan salt 1/8 tsp ground …

Simple Chickpea, Tomato & Avocado Salad

No real recipe needed – just simple, whole food ingredients, like chickpeas, sliced grape tomatoes, diced red onion, chopped cucumbers & avocado, topped with feta cheese and a simple dressing. For the dressing, simply place the ingredients below into a mason jar and shake. *Makes about 4 servings 3 Tbsp avocado oil 3 Tbsp lemon …

Salted Chocolate Chip Tahini Cookies

Ingredients 1 cup almond flour 1/4 cup coconut flour 1/3 cup tahini 1 egg 3 Tbsp coconut sugar 2 Tbsp avocado oil 1/3 cup  unsweetened almond milk 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp pure vanilla extract 1/2 cup mini dark chocolate chips Himalayan salt (optional) Directions Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Line …

Overnight Oats

Overnight Oats are such a simple way to add some “simplicity” to your mornings. Ingredients 2 cups of large flake & steel cut oat mix 1/2 cup chia seeds 2 tsp of cinnamon 1 Tbsp pure vanilla extrac 3 cups of unsweetened almond milk Directions Place everything in a large bowl. Stir and cover until …

Energy Granola

I LOVE to make a BIG batch of this yummy granola – great with almond milk or on greek yogurt, or simply on its own. I like to pack a bag to bring on long hikes or mt bike rides, to give me #lastingenergy.   Ingredients 6 cups large flake oats ½ cup raw sunflower …