15 of my Favorite Healthy Recipes

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Article brought to you as part of the Foodie Contributor Program Whether you call it a goal, resolution, lifestyle change, etc. , it can be hard to stick to healthy eating.  Having plenty of variety & great flavors can make your odds of success far better, no matter what your particular plan of attack is. […]

Spicy Honey Roasted Pumpkin Recipe

Spicy Honey Roast Pumpkin recipe

Spicy Honey Roasted Pumpkin While I enjoy recipes with mashed pumpkin, I feel freshly cut pumpkin is an under used ingredient in American kitchens.  It cooks quickly and is surprisingly versatile, working well in both savory and sweet recipes, or like in the one I am about to share with you here… a little of […]

Zucchini Salad with Chick Pea & Artichoke

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This Zucchini Salad with Chick Pea & Artichoke is what I whipped up for a simple summer dinner tonight. Nope, no in depth recipe planning here, this is fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants gleaning from the garden and pantry style cooking.  The zucchini salad makes for a nice light vegetarian or vegan meal, or a great side for some […]

Berry Veggie Mascarpone Sherbet

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Naked Juice has a brand new line of juices out that feature a serious quantity of veggies in them.  If you are unaware, Naked Juice is just that… juice.  It has no added sugars or other flavorings  and preservatives. I tried the two Power Garden juices, in preparation to create a recipe using one or […]

Buttery Tomato-Caper Chicken and Cauliflower “Rice” Recipe #CookwithSpreads

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After being so very very good for the first few months of the year, sloth and snacking over the past few have cause me to “rediscover” a few pounds. Thus, I’m currently working on getting them back off and hopefully a few more along with them. This Tomato-Caper Chicken and Cauliflower “Rice” Packets recipe is low calorie, low carb, gluten-free, and thanks to I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter also trans and hydrogenated fat free…