In addition to antioxidants, this smoothie bowl is loaded with blood-pressure lowering potassium, vitamin C, fiber  and dietary nitrate. Enjoy! Serves 1 1 cup kale ½ cup berries (your favorite kind) ½ cup beets, raw, diced ½ banana 2 tbsp flax seeds, ground 1 dash cinnamon ½ cup almond milk, unsweetened Instructions: Add all ingredients…

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You’re going to love my recipe for one of the tastiest (and easy to make) snacks ever! Serves 6 (makes 12-18 bites) 1.5 cup shredded coconut, unsweetened 1/2 cup crushed pistachios 4 tbsp almond flour 1 tbsp matcha green tea 2 tbsp honey or maple syrup 1 tbsp coconut oil Instructions Add all ingredients into…

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Tea is said to be the most popular beverage in the world. It’s been consumed for thousands of years by millions, perhaps billions, of people. Tea has also been shown to have many health benefits. And some of these benefits are thought to be related to tea’s antioxidant properties. These properties are from its flavonoids…

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Ingredients 4 eggs ⅔ cup monk fruit sweetener 1 oz cream cheese, softened 2 tsp orange juice 1 tsp cream of tartar ½ tsp baking soda ½ tsp pure vanilla extract ¼ tsp salt ½ cup (4 oz) unsalted butter or coconut oil ½ cup + 2 tbsp coconut flour 1 cup fresh cranberries Instructions…

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These easy pumpkin muffins are a great grab and go breakfast any time of year! Unlike most baked goods, they are made with real pumpkin, and they make a delicious and low sugar treat with plenty of protein, fiber, and healthy fats. Servings: 6, calories per muffin: 190, 7 gm protein, 2 gm sugar, 3.2…

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This easy baked cinnamon apples recipe – only seven ingredients needed with minimal prep! Serve over pancakes, oatmeal or enjoy as is with a scoop of yogurt! Serves 4 2 apples, thinly sliced 1 tbsp coconut oil ½ tsp ground cinnamon ⅛ tsp sea salt ¼ tsp vanilla extract 1/4 c pecans Place sliced apples…

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Overnight oats are one of the best ways to start the day. These banana blueberry chia overnight oats take just a minute to prepare and make a healthy “grab-n-go” meal. Enjoy as is or try them with your favorite toppings such as crushed nuts, hemp seeds, toasted coconut, cinnamon, chia or flax seeds. The Fiber…

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It’s summertime! If you’re planning a trip this summer, whether it’s by plane, train or by car, having healthy snacks on hand is key to a successful trip. However, it’s easy to overindulge in foods like potato chips or cookies as you anticipate a new and exciting adventure. Also, making healthy choices while on the…

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A food preservative is a substance added to foods to make them last longer; to “preserve” them. Preservatives are added to foods that go bad quickly and are found in a large number of products in our grocery stores. Preservatives work to preserve food in a few different ways. Some prevent the growth of bacteria…

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Do you love your breakfast? Do you have a short list of “go-to” recipes? Do you need a bit of inspiration to start eating breakfast again? Getting some protein at each meal can help with blood sugar management, metabolism and weight loss. This is because protein helps you feel fuller longer and uses up a…

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