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Betsy’s Ginger Dressing

I LOVE the bright orange ginger dressing at Japanese restaurants! I thought it would be a complicated recipe filled with sugar but it’s actually simple and healthy – at least my version is. Ingredients: 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/3 cup rice vinegar 2 large carrots, chopped into big chunks 1/2 medium white onion […]

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Summer Inspired Recipe Cookbook

We have a special gift for you!  Why, you might ask… Because you are AWESOME and I want to say thank you for for joining us on this amazing wellness journey.   I don’t know about you, but I tend to lose inspiration in the kitchen when the weather heats up.  We made you a Summer […]

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Greek Turkey Burgers

Ingredients: 1-2 tsps olive oil 1/2 Red Bell Pepper (diced) 1/4 cup Red Onion (diced) 2 cups Baby Spinach 1/2 cup Almond Flour 1 lb Extra Lean Ground Turkey (or Chicken) 1/4 cup Black Olives (chopped) 1/4 cup Feta Cheese (crumbled) Sea Salt & Black Pepper (to taste) Directions: Heat olive oil in a large […]

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Turkey Pineapple Quinoa

1/2 cup Quinoa 1 cup Water 1 tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 lb Extra Lean Ground Turkey 1 tbsp Curry Powder 1/8 tsp Cayenne Pepper Sea Salt & Black Pepper (to taste) 1 tbsp Ginger (peeled and grated) 1 cup Pineapple (cored and sliced into chunks) 1 Carrot (grated) 1 Zucchini (grated) 1 tbsp […]

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Thai Veggie Zoodle Bowl

I love Pad Thai and peanut noodle dishes. I’ve been craving a healthier version for a while. This one turned out beautifully. It does require a lot of chopping and prepping but cooking is quick. To be honest, my kids did not like it. Probably too many veggies and flavor. It’s still a keeper recipe! […]

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Chickpea pasta with roasted red peppers and kale

Chickpea pasta with kale and roasted red peppers

I was experimenting with a new pasta (Barilla Chickpea Pasta) and designed this yummy recipe. To be honest, I like the taste and texture of the chickpea pasta but I don’t love it. Definitely serve it hot to help keep the texture soft. Ingredients: 1 box of Chickpea Casarecce Pasta (8.8 oz or 250 g) […]

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Roasted Red Peppers Strips

If red peppers are on sale, I usually buy 6 peppers to make RRP (roasted red pepper strips). So simple… just slice into strips, toss with olive oil, garlic and salt and cook. That’s it. When done, they are like candy.I like to make a big batch and use them in a variety of dishes: […]

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Thai Shrimp Soup

INGREDIENTS: 1 cup uncooked basmati rice 2 tablespoons butter 1 pound medium shrimp, peeled and deveined Salt and pepper, to taste 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, diced 1 red bell pepper, diced 1 cup sliced mushrooms 2 tablespoon freshly grated ginger 2 tablespoon red curry paste 1 (12-ounce) can unsweetened coconut milk 3 cups […]

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Korean Bibimbap

Korean meals are so awesome because you are encouraged to share and try lots of sides.  Bibimbap is a staple Korean dish. It’s basically a bowl of steamed rice served with various vegetables (fresh or sautéed), a fried egg, some protein (red meat, chicken, tuna or tofu) and the sauce. Bowl Ingredients (2 servings): 4 […]

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Vegetarian Greek Platter

I struggle with finding balanced vegetarian dinners but this one is super simple and tasty. Feel free to add extra protein if desired. Pick and choose the ingredient ideas that your family enjoys. Quinoa Chick peas Hummus Greens (spinach, arugula or mixed greens) Cucumber, chopped Olives (I love Kalamata) Tomatoes, chopped Bell peppers, chopped Red […]

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