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Crispy Baked Cara Cara Orange Tofu

Crispy Baked Cara Cara Orange Tofu

A new takeout alternative is here! Try this healthy and delicious Crispy Baked Cara Cara Orange Tofu for your next restaurant craving! Are you a fan of Chinese food takeout on the weekend?  Join the club! Making your own favorite recipe with healthy modifications saves you money […]

Three Potato Soup with Ricotta Topping

Three Potato Soup with Ricotta Topping

“By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by Potatoes USA and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time.” A potato soup recipe that includes three kinds of potatoes topped with protein-packed ricotta to provide you […]

Mini Black Bean & Cheese Enchilada Cups

Mini Black Bean & Cheese Enchilada Cups

When it comes to Superbowl Sunday, most of us think of nachos, buffalo wings, and cheese dip. America’s biggest TV night can be just as enjoyable with some healthier food options. Whether it is tuning in to watch your favorite team (Go Pats!) or the much anticipated commercials, these mini black bean and cheese enchilada cups will make a great snack or meal!

Roasted Beet Pesto and Greens Pasta Toss

Roasted Beet Pesto and Greens Pasta Toss

A delicious, antioxidant-rich beet pesto recipe that is good for you and your wallet! If the magenta pink hue hasn’t drawn you already, I promise the taste will! Why So Shy? Just like cilantro I feel most people either love or hate beets. Some say […]

Healthy Ramen Soup Made Simple

Healthy Ramen Soup Made Simple

A healthy ramen soup with Bok Choy and hints of miso makes this college staple a major upgrade! Many of us likely remember the famous ramen noodles in its small and square, bright and saturated colors. And better yet, the number of these packages you could purchase […]

Warm Brussels Sprouts Salad

Warm Brussels Sprouts Salad

If your New Year’s resolution is to eat healthier or eat more vegetables for 2017, try this delicious Warm Brussels Sprouts Salad! Salads aren’t just a summer thing! These beautiful and delicate blends are good all year round. To keep up with the winter season choose vegetables such […]

Hearty Winter White Bean Chili

Hearty Winter White Bean Chili

This comforting white bean chili is light in calories and big in flavor! Rich in cauliflower and immune-boosting mushrooms, this hearty recipe gets its warmth from the delicate spice blend, Ras el Hanout! I knew I was in the mood for chili when the temperature in Boulder […]

Healthy Latkes: A Holiday Twist

Healthy Latkes: A Holiday Twist

Instead of white potatoes, why not try these healthy latkes with vitamin-rich sweet potatoes and zucchini? Use those leftover “zoodles” for something other than pasta! Potato latkes had always been a family staple at my household growing up. I remember the big jar of Mott’s applesauce […]

Protein-packed Winter Vegetable Frittata

Protein-packed Winter Vegetable Frittata

The holiday season can keep us busy with endless shopping and cooking in the kitchen. Try this  easy recipe for a healthy winter vegetable frittata with heart healthy salmon, Delicata squash, and kale!  I don’t know about you, but I absolutely love having breakfast for […]

Roasted Carrots with Miso and Honey

Roasted Carrots with Miso and Honey

A simple recipe for roasted carrots with umami-rich miso and honey topped with shiitake mushrooms for a healthy side to your entree! Holiday favorites of glazed ham, marinated salmon, and roasted lamb seem to take over at the table, but don’t forget about those underrated side […]