I’ve had so much fun creating and sharing quinoa recipes and facts with you over the past couple of weeks in the 6-part quinoa series. I know quinoa can be perceived as boring, but as I’ve shown you, this nutritious superstar grain is fun and versatile. We’ve made breakfast, dessert, pizza and dinner and today, I am bringing you even more amazing quinoa recipes. I asked some of my favorite blogger friends to share their favorite recipes in this Quinoa Recipe Roundup…. Continue reading “Quinoa Recipe Roundup”
Most of us have a budget, particularly for groceries. I find in order to stay anywhere close to budget, I have to shop around. There may be a small percentage of you that enjoys that, but if you’re anything like me, you just don’t have that kind of time. When my baby was born last year I knew I had to trim some expenses and research How to Save Money on Healthy Foods. I did a shop comparison, and I figured I would share my findings with YOU since you need to know where to find the deals too! Continue reading “How to Save Money on Healthy Foods: Price Comparison”
Snacks have always been a challenge for me. Especially this week when we were moving and I was short on both time and creativity. One of my favorite healthy gal pals posted this healthy goji berry brownie ball recipe on Instagram and was also kind enough to share it. It’s the perfect recipe for on the go, filling, it contains chocolate and is super easy to make! Continue reading “Goji Berry Brownie Ball Recipe”
Superfoods seem to be all the rage. They seem to be in every recipe on Pinterest. (Are we friends over there? Let’s be!) It seems like there’s a new superfood product on the shelf every time I shop. But, what exactly are superfoods? There is no scientific definition of a superfood but the term usually refers to foods containing high levels of vitamins and minerals that offer many health benefits such as boosting your immune system and natural weight loss.
By consuming these superfoods on a regular basis, you are feeding your body large doses of antioxidants, polyphenols, fiber, probiotics, and high levels of omega 3 fatty acids. Superfoods also contain few calories, are low in sugar, and have lots of soluble fiber and health-boosting phytochemicals. It can be hard to sort out which may be the best to incorporate.
Here are my Top Ten Health Boosting Smoothie Add Ins… Continue reading “Top Ten Health Boosting Smoothie Add Ins”
It’s that time of year again~ Valentine’s Day. Some love it, some dread it. For me, the perfect V day is a day at home complete with pampering. Continue reading “Chocolate Beauty, Desserts and Drinks You’ll Love for Valentine’s Day!”
At #RNL, we love using food as medicine and in today’s post, I’ll be using a fall favorite to help you heal. Continue reading “Persimmon Smoothie Recipe”
The body is a sacred temple, the house of your spirit and life energy. If our physical body not up to speed, we’re more likely to be tired, holding onto extra weight and not be living to our full potential. Daily life can feel like a chore because we just don’t feel good and because our body systems are full of junk or blocked. Just as we take our cars to the shop to clean the engine and get a tune-up, so do our bodies need to be cleaned and tuned-up. Continue reading “RNL Cleanse”
Avoiding dairy but miss butter?
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Summer calls for quick and cool breakfasts that also nourish the body while keeping us slim and trim. This Flat Belly Smoothie will do just that! Continue reading “Flat Belly Smoothie”
Summer calls for fun, sun, and snacks. One of my family’s favorites has always been chips and salsa, but as the healthy guy or gal I know you are, the chips are kinda shady, right? It seems there’s always at least one ingredient I know is not healthy. That said, this week #RNL is bringing you healthy homemade tortilla chips. Yum! Continue reading “Healthy Homemade Tortilla Chips”