A nice warming brothy soup is the perfect thing to enjoy on a chilly winter day! The broth in this soup happens to contain garlic and ginger which is good for boosting your immunity too! This is easy to make, hearty and so good but also good for you!
This chipotle chili recipe is a beanless healthy but hearty, spicy-sweet combination. This recipe combines great veggies as in cauliflower rice, onion, sweet potato, tomatoes, and spices combined with ground meat to make a hearty flavorful crockpot without a lot of effort.
Citrus is at its peak of season right now, and although it is good to just snack on it is also amazing in things like salads! This kale salad is packed with flavor and nutrients, as well as being delicious! It is perfect for making ahead of time and enjoying in lunches, or as a flavorful side for dinner.
Grapefruits are at their best and most flavorful this time of the year, so it is the perfect time to enjoy them! I like them just as is, but they make a lovely light dessert when combined with a few other things. Here, I combine them with a little maple syrup and rosewater plus some pistachios and mint for color and top them off with coconut cream. It is a heavenly combination!
There is nothing like a home made warming soup on a cold winter day! This beans and greens soup is really delicious, especially served with a piece of crusty sourdough bread! It is packed with fiber thanks to the beans, and sweet potatoes, and has just the right amount of protein. Also the spinach is added at the last minute so it retains the nutrients which are definitely needed this time of the year when we are all trying to stay healthy. This is a great choice for dinner if you are looking to add more plant based meals into your routine!
One of my favorite things to make when it is cold outside is a turmeric latte! They are warming, delicious and good for you! Turmeric is anti inflammatory, and it is the star of this recipe! I start with oatmilk and turmeric, then combine it with ginger, cinnamon, and a hint of black pepper plus a dash of maple syrup to sweeten and it is so good!
If you are looking for a protein packed healthy but delicious meal, look no further than this quinoa! It is packed with southwest flavor, and you get plenty of protein and fiber thanks to the beans and quinoa. Combining beans with quinoa is something I do often, and I always feel good and satisfied after enjoying it. This would be perfect to make ahead and bring in your lunches too!
Stuffed mushrooms make a great appetizer or finger food for a party! These stuffed mushrooms happen to be vegan, gluten free and actually healthy! Instead of being filled with cheese and breadcrumbs, I make a filling with walnuts, Italian flavors and a bit of nutritional yeast to give them a cheesy flavor! They are delicious! These would be the perfect thing to make for New Years Eve!
If you are looking for a delicious but healthy appetizer or party snack, these roasted chickpeas are a great option! They taste like dessert, but they are packed with protein and fiber! Not only that, they are easy to make! These would be perfect to whip up for your New Years party spread!
Most people think of mashed potatoes or mashed sweet potato for a Holiday side dish, but did you know rutabagas make a delicious side as well? In this recipe I cook them until tender and mash them with a bit of sweet maple syrup and miso for a delicious combination that is perfect with any protein!