Sprouted Lentils w/ Quinoa & Sweet Potatoes

Sprouted Lentils w/ Quinoa & Sweet PotatoesServings: 3-4 Time: 45 Minutes 12 Item Recipe Naturally Vegan, Vegetarian & Dairy Free Ingredients: 3 Cups Sprouted Green or red lentils1/2 Cup Cooked Quinoa 1/2 Red Onion 1/2 Zucchini 1/2 Tomato 1 Green Onion 1/4 Cup Fresh Cilantro 2 Small Sweet Potatoes 1/2 Fresh Jalapeno, sliced for garnishing…

February is Heart Awareness Month

This month is Heart Awareness Month and a great time to talk about keeping your heart healthy through diet and lifestyle.  With Cardiovascular disease, heart disease and stroke being the leading cause of death in the United States according to the U.S Department of Health & Human Services, we want to be sure you know…

Lentil Cauliflower & Peas w/ a jalapeno sweet potato relish

Lentil Cauliflower & Peas w/ a jalapeno sweet potato relish Time:  40 Minutes Serves:  4-6 9 Ingredients recipe Ingredients: 2 Cups soaked Lentils1/3 Head of cauliflower 2 Cups soaked peas 1 Sweet potato chopped into square chunks 1/4 Red Onion rough chopped 2 Stalks Celery, rough chopped 1 Jalapeno, sliced thin sea salt and pepper…

Lentils Over Quinoa

    vegetarian/Gluten-free recipe Lentils over Quinoa Servings: 6 Time:  30 minutes or less 11 Ingredient Recipe Vegetarian/ Gluten Free Lentils are a delicious and hearty meal anytime.  Amazingly a small pot can feed a large family, and the dish can be made in 30 minutes so long as you cook the quinoa simultaneously.  We…

Kale Quinoa Veggie Stew

Kale Quinoa Veggie Stew Time:  45 Minutes 9 Ingredient Recipe Vegan & Vegetarian Ingredients: 1 Cup Organic Kale1/2 Cup Organic Red Cabbage 1 Cup dry rinsed Organic Quinoa 1/2 Cup Organic Barley 1/2 Cup Organic Green Lentils 1 Organic Sweet Potato, cut into small cubes 1/2 Organic Onion, chopped 3 Cloves Garlic, chopped 9 Cups…

Fat Burning Foods to Boost Your Metabolism

The Top Fat-Burning Foods Brought to us by Health Magazine Credit: Getty Images Boost your metabolism It’s true: Certain foods have a very high thermogenic effect, so you literally scorch calories as you chew. Other eats contain nutrients and compounds that stoke your metabolic fire. Feed your metabolism with these. Credit: Geoff Wilkinson Image Library…

Sweet Potato & Lentil Packets With Quinoa

Sweet Potato and Lentil Packets Nutritional Information Per Packet: Calories: 265 Protein: 9 g Total Fat: 7 g Saturated Fat: 1 g Carbohydrates: 43 g Cholesterol: 0 mg Sodium: 253 mg Fiber: 10 g Sugar: 13 g Vegan Gluten-Free Yield:  Serves 4 Time:  30 minutes or fewer Ingredients: 2 cups finely diced sweet potato 1…

Portion Control Plates

Vegetarian Blog | Veg Daily Blog  January’s Find: Pretty Portion Control Plates By Jolia Sidona Allen January 16, 2013 January is prime time for reinventing ourselves. New year, new me: sounds simple, right? This year, I resolved to eat cleaner—and less, exercise more, kick caffeine, read more books (OK, read more e-books), and floss every…

Natural Approaches to Gout

Brought to us by Dr. Weil.com Gout What is gout? Gout is a painful, arthritic condition of the joints. It usually strikes the big toes, but it can also affect the ankles, heels, knees, wrists, fingers and elbows. What are the symptoms of gout? The pain associated with gout is often sudden and intense. Joints…

The Perfect Veggie Burger: Veggie Burger Basics

Modified from Kathy Patalsky’s Original Article Veggie Burger Basics The Perfect Veggie Burger Along With Simple Steps To Make Them Vegan Chili Bean Burger If you are like us and love everything veggie you will love this. This is also great for preparing food for a vegan, vegetarian or health conscious individuals you may have…