Healthy Seasonal Recipes

winter

brown rice and sweet potato salad

This Brown Rice and Sweet Potato Salad is a super yummy Fall side dish that is simple enough for a weeknight meal AND special enough…Read More

Double Chocolate Gluten Free Cookies (with Buckwheat Flour)

“Brownies masquerading as cookies” is the description for these gluten-free buckwheat chocolate cookies from the Alternative Baker: Reinventing Dessert with Gluten-Free Grains and Flours cookbook by…Read More

smoky and sweet turkey chili

This Smoky and Sweet Turkey Chili is one of my favorite recipes from my cookbook, Maple. It is savory and spicy and has a mellow…Read More

maple apple crisp

This Healthy Apple Crisp is the perfect dessert to bake this fall. It’s made with two varieties of apples to amp up the juicy flavor…Read More

Grapefruit Champagne Cocktail

These simple and bittersweet Grapefruit Champagne Cocktails are a breeze to make and they showcase my favorite liquor, Campari. They are perfect to serve instead…Read More

carrot ginger dressing

This carrot ginger dressing tastes just like the dressing you’re served at a Japanese restaurant. Bonus: it tastes less than 10 minutes to make! Creating…Read More

30-minute mexican quinoa stuffed acorn squash

These Cheesy Mexican Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash take 30 minutes to make. They have 19 grams of protein and make a great vegetarian main course!…Read More

Blood Orange Creamsicle Overnight Oats

This was first time making overnight oats and, you guys, I am in love with them! This Blood Orange Creamsicle Overnight Oats with Goji berries and…Read More

Healthy Vegetarian Kale Risotto

I’m going to talk about this yummy vegetarian Brown Rice Kale Risotto with Cheddar in a second (it’s naturally gluten-free, and has awesome nutrition stats: Cal: 290,…Read More

One-Pan Chicken with Squash and Mushrooms

It takes just a single sheet pan and 15 minutes of active time to make this One Pan Chicken with Squash and Mushrooms. It is…Read More

easy skillet salmon with avocado and basil

This skillet salmon comes together in 15 minutes and is naturally gluten-free, low-carb and paleo. Top it off with avocado, lime, basil, and salt and…Read More

Chioggia Beets with Cranberries and Spiced Nuts

This recipe for Chioggia Beets with Cranberries and Spiced Nuts is insanely delicious! And it is super simple to make. Bring it to a potluck…Read More

Easy Spaghetti Squash Salad with Lemon Thyme Dressing

I heart this Spaghetti squash salad with chèvre, almonds and lemon thyme dressing. Prepare yourself for some culinary gushing. Why We Love This Recipe This…Read More

How To Cook Spaghetti Squash In The Microwave

Here is a step-by-step guide to show you just how easy it is to microwave spaghetti squash. I have photos for each step, including how…Read More

100 winter CSA produce recipes ~ thursday things

I thought you may find this list of more than 100 healthy recipes featuring winter produce helpful. Those of you who are winter CSA members surely…Read More

Broiled Flank Steak with Napa Cabbage Slaw

This fresh minty Napa cabbage slaw is topped with chili and garlic marinated broiled flank steak. I cooked the beef under the broiler, and I…Read More

Crispy Baked Chicken Tenders

These crispy, golden, baked chicken tenders are tender on the inside and crunchy on the outside, and they so much healthier than fried chicken fingers!…Read More

Black Bean and Jicama Shrimp Salad

This Mexican jicama shrimp salad with jicama, avocado and grapefruit is the perfect light meal and the left-overs will make a stellar healthy lunch too!…Read More

sesame chicken celery root salad

Step away from the brick of ramen noodles and the iceberg and nobody will get hurt. This sesame chicken celery root salad is wilt-free and…Read More

kohlrabi bistro salad

If kohlrabi is a new ingredient for you or you’ve been getting it in your CSA but wondered what to do with it, then this…Read More

Roasted Delicata Squash Salad with Warm Pickled Onion Dressing

This roasted delicata squash salad with warm pickled onion dressing is a superfood bonanza! It’s filled with healthy vegetables, nuts for protein and topped with…Read More

Slow Cooker Moroccan Lamb Shanks

Slow Cooker Moroccan Lamb Shanks. Naturally gluten-free. The slow cooker slowly braises these lemon cinnamon scented lamb shanks and renders them utterly delicious and totally…Read More

slow cooker barbecue pulled chicken

This sweet and spicy Slow Cooker Pulled Chicken is so good! The tender chicken thighs simmer in a homemade barbecue sauce with sweetness from maple…Read More

how to make wonton cups

Making homemade wonton cups for bite-sized appetizers and hors d’oeuvres is easy and fun. All you need is a package of wonton papers, cooking spray…Read More