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Super-foods That LOVE Your Heart!

Eating for a healthy heart ♥ means consuming the proper amount of fiber, eating fish at least twice a week filling your plate with fruits and vegetables, and limiting unhealthy fats like saturated and Trans fats, as well as too much salt or sodium rich foods. Certain foods have shown to be very beneficial to […]

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Vegan Comfort Food

When the cold winter winds are whirling around outside, sitting inside with a steaming bowl of Shepard’s pie seems like heaven on earth! This meal is not gluten free, but sure to please our Vegan readers. One things is for sure   . . .  your belly will be warm. We suggest you cook the *Filling first […]

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Homemade Winter Emergency Kit

Winter is a time of year when the weather can be both unpredictable and very dangerous if you are not prepared. When it comes to an emergency, most people are prone to thinking that it will not happen to them . . . sometimes Mother Nature has other plans! Putting together your own emergency kit […]

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What’s For Breakfast?

The most important meal of the day and you can’t think of what to eat! I’ve put together a few ideas based on the particular diet or eating regimen you may be following. These are all quick, easy and perfect for on the go. Paleo Diet – Hard boiled eggs – easy to take with […]

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Bites

Ingredients: 1 1/4 cup rolled oats 1 1/4 cup dried currants 1/2 cup no-salt-added unsweetened peanut butter 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon   Place oats, currants, peanut butter, vanilla and cinnamon in a food processor and process until smooth and sticking together. Drizzle in 2 to 3 tablespoons hot water so […]

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Strawberry Goat Cheese Quinoa Salad

Are you looking for a healthy summer salad that’s different from anything you’ve seen or tried? Well have we got one for you!! Quinoa supplies protein and texture. The strawberries are sweet and high in Vitamin C. Goat cheese adds a creamy tangy consistency that melts in your mouth. The crunchy sprouts and refreshing mint […]

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10 Meatless Sources of Protein

  Thanks to The Healthy Haven Blog for the image

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Deviled Easter Egg Chicks

Easter is just around the corner and before you know it, it will be time to plan for dinner. Deviled eggs has always been a staple of most Easter menus so we thought it would be fun to kick it up a few notches with these adorable deviled egg Chicks!! You can either use your […]

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St. Patricks Day Green Smoothie

Green smoothies are great anytime, and this recipe is perfect for any occasion. It’s even better for the ‘morning after’ the St Patrick’s day party. The banana has boatloads of potassium, which is a proven hangover helper; the kale adds essential minerals, vitamins, and fiber; and the protein-packed Greek yogurt fills you up and tastes delicious. […]

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Apple Quinoa Breakfast Bake

Now that it’s colder and darker in the morning a bowl of cold cereal just won’t cut it. We deserve a nice warm breakfast in our bellies and the healthier the better. Make this casserole, store in your frig and the following morning simply cut a piece and warm it in a toaster oven or a […]

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