Healthy Seasonal Recipes

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slow-cooker chicken and okra

This is an old favorite recipe for chicken thighs and drumsticks cooked in a slow-cooker. It has tomatoes, red wine, bell peppers and okra. The…Read More

cherry berry breakfast cookies

Home-made healthy whole-grain breakfast cookie recipe made with flax, quinoa and nuts with dried cherries and berries. Sweetened with dates, dried fruit and a touch…Read More

maple meyer lemon whiskey sour

Here is a recipe for a from-scratch whiskey sour cocktail with maple and Meyer lemon in time for this month’s healthy drinks theme for the…Read More

monkeylada smoothie

A raw vegan smoothie inspired by the flavors of a pina colada with banana in it, also known as a monkeylada. I just got home…Read More

crock-pot italian zucchini meatloaf – guest post

Here’s a healthy recipe for crock-pot meatloaf with an Italian twist from guest blogger Olena of iFOODreal.com. She shredded zucchini to help to lighten-up this…Read More

roasted garlic and chevre low carb lasagna – gluten-free

Did you know I was a personal chef way back? It was incredible! After culinary school, I worked in the restaurant world for a while,…Read More

slow cooker skinny cheesesteaks

Friends, I have a healthy and skinny cheesesteak recipe made in a slow cooker for you! I’m guessing that cheesesteaks don’t exactly spring to mind when…Read More

simple home-made applesauce

Here’s how to make simple home-made applesauce. It is super easy. Here’s what you need to know about which varieteis to choose, and how to…Read More

fig honey and blue cheese mini tarts

Please trust me on this one. These fig honey and blue cheese mini tarts are a flavor party for your mouth! I’ll be the first…Read More

peach recovery smoothie

You all know that I am a member of the Cabot Fit Team right? Right. So that means I have been spending a lot of…Read More

green mountain smoothie

I just got back from the King Arthur Flour Blog & Bake™ event in Norwich Vermont for three days and nights. It was so much…Read More

cranberry pesto crostini with chevre

This week we have another healthy cranberry recipe. Lisa Danforth of Hot Betty BBQ shared her fabulous Cranberry Pesto recipe with us. Served with crostini…Read More

shrimp and corn with cheese grits

You know that old song, “I’m a little bit Country, I’m a little Bit Rock and Roll?” (I think it came out like the year…Read More

turkey pad thai

Here is my Turkey Pad Thai recipe. Finally! This post has been a little slow getting out of the kitchen and onto your computer screens…Read More

healthy maple tahini chicken and broccoli stir-fry

This family-friendly weeknight entree comes together in a snap. Just make sure to prep your chicken, broccoli, the maple tahini sauce and other stir-fry ingredients…Read More

cherry almond chocolate bark

Chocolate lovers unite!! This Cherry Almond Chocolate Bark is delicious and easy to make after a quick lesson on tempering chocolate. Take a moment to…Read More

tangerine salad with coriander crusted scallops

If I had to come up with one word to describe this dish I would call it “restauranty.” It comes off as all crazy complicated…Read More

low-fat ranch dip

You guys are going to love this Low Fat Ranch Dip recipe I made for my kids. It is super easy and makes a healthy…Read More

Brown Rice Pumpkin Risotto

Here is a creamy and savory Pumpkin Risotto recipe made with brown rice. It is a comforting and cozy meatless main course for fall. Does…Read More