Delicious & Nutritious Dates!

Dates are an amazingly nutritious fruit enjoyed all over the world. They are also very healthy loaded with vitamins and minerals, including potassium, and fiber.  In fact one  date fruit has 25% more potassium than a banana.  Dates are also naturally fat free, sodium free, and cholesterol free and make an incredible way to naturally…

Quinoa & Black Bean Sprouted Grain Enchiladas

  Quinoa & Black Bean Sprouted Grain Enchiladas  Time: 30 Minutes or less Servings: 3-4 Ingredient Recipe: 5 Ingredients: 7 Organic Sprouted Grain Tortillas (small Ones) – We used Ezekial Brand yum! 2 cups Organic Quinoa cooked 2 cups Organic Black Beans drained Frontera Enchilada Sauce Pack 2 Cups Mozzarella Part Skim Shredded Cheese Directions:…

Seasonal Berries & Salad Yum!

Next time your out be sure to pick up some delicious seasonal berries.  They are sweet and delicious this time of year.  They make a wonderful treat  to eat alone or to top on a salad.  We picked up fresh organic baby mixed greens and sliced up some yummy strawberries with a light drizzle of…

Chocolate Nutty Bites – Gluten-Free

Nutty Bites Naturally Gluten-Free Time:  15 Minutes Ingredient Recipe:  8 Ingredients: 1 Cup Organic all natural Peanut Butter (You can also use any nut butter on hand) 3/4 Cup Agave or other favorite sugar substitute 1 large cage free Egg or for vegetarians use 1tbsp of ground flaxseed + 3 tbsp. of water 1/2 tsp….

Healthy Eating & Living requires you to get your veggies in

Be sure to be getting the proper servings of fruits and veggies into your diet.  Remember that you don’t want to over cook veggies as they begin to lose their nutritional value once they have been heated.  Eating them al dente will allow the nutrition to remain intact while also eating them warm. Be sure…

Gluten-Free Nutty Bites

-Coming soon- New Gluten-Free Nutty Bites! With just a few ingredients you can whip these up in a flash and enjoy this healthy sweet treat without any artificial preservatives or other chemicalized additives. Familes love them, kids do too!

Lemon Avocado Dressing (Low-Calorie)

Lemon Avocado Dressing (Low-Calorie) Servings:  1/2 cup dressing Time: 25-30 Minutes 5 Item Recipe Naturally Vegan & Vegetarian Ingredients: ½ large Avocado, chopped ½ cup Cucumber, chopped (peeled & seeded) 1 Tbs. Fresh Lemon Juice 1 tsp. Organic Agave 1 Tbs. Fresh Dill, cut fine Directions: Take all ingredients and put into food processor. Add…

Spring Millet Salad w/ Lemon Agave Mint Dressing

Spring Millet Salad w/ Lemon Agave Mint Dressing Time: 25-30 Minutes Servings:  6 9 Item Recipe Naturally Vegan & Vegetarian Ingredients: ¼ cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil, plus extra for drizzling 1 cup Cooked cooled Millet, rinsed and drained 1 1/2 Cups Tomatoes, diced 1 1/2 Cups  Cucumbers, peeled, seeded, and diced 1 Cup Onions,…

Pineapple Minted Cabbage w/ Lemon Almond Pepper Dressing

Pineapple Minted Cabbage w/ Lemon Almond Pepper Dressing Time:  30 Minutes Servings: 6 10 Ingredient Recipe Naturally Vegan & Vegetarian Modified From VTimes Original Recipe Ingredients:   1 ½ cups Shelled Edamame (You can use frozen or fresh) 2 cups Red Cabbage, sliced thin 1 Bell pepper, cored, seeded, and sliced in thin strips (Any…

It’s SPRING! Look around you and take it all in

This is such a beautiful time of year when everything comes to life.  The birds begin to sing, the bees are buzzing around, the trees begin to fill with new leaves, and the BEAUTIFUL flowers begin popping up and coloring the day everywhere.  Take it all in, take a breath of the BEAUTY that life…

Have a Wonderful Day & Weekend!

It is almost spring time and the weather is really warming up.  Be sure to get outside and get some fresh air.  The sweet little birds are singing, the trees are starting to fill in, and everything is about to bloom. I hope your day and weekend are amazing!  Thank you for all your continued…