Simple Healthy Salad Idea

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This colorful salad is packed with nutrients! It is really important to eat a variety of colors in the day to ensure you are obtaining all the necessary nutrients. This salad makes nutrition simple and tasty. Simply chopping up some veggies and throwing them into a bowl with some lemon is all that is required for this simply tasty salad. I think it is important to remember that being healthy doesn’t have to be hard. In the summer it is especially easy to get some fresh fruits and veggies to add to your salads.  Continue reading

Gluten-Free Quinoa Pasta Recipe

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I decided to try a vegan gluten-free quinoa pasta. It is super easy to make; boil it for four minutes and it is done! I really did like this pasta it had a similar texture to normal pasta and it paired nicely with marinara or pesto sauce. I decided to experiment with recipes and I came up with this green bean and sundried tomato combo that is super easy to make.  I am happy to say it turned out tasting really good. The dish is super healthy and very flavourful.  Continue reading

Simple Healthy Sandwich Idea

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Here is a super easy veggie sandwich idea that you can make for lunch when in a rush. Everything you need is probably already in your fridge, which is the great part about sandwiches; you can just throw a bunch of ingredients onto some bread and there you go! I think it is important to remember that being healthy doesn’t have to be hard. In the summer it is super easy to get some fresh fruits and veggies to add to you sandwiches. Continue reading

Easy Baked Mini Sweet Potatoes With Kale

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This is one of the best snacks to make because it is filling and super tasty. It looks like a gourmet appetizer when really it only takes a couple of ingredients and a few minutes to make. This is definitely a comfort food in my house because of its warm soft flavors. Unlike most comfort foods this is 100% healthy and made with the simplest ingredients.  The recipe is packed with flavors both sweet and savory.  Continue reading

Blueberry Antioxidant Smoothie

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Who doesn’t love a flavourful sweet smoothie in the morning that is packed with nutrients. Not only is this smoothie packed healthy nutrients like protein, potassium, and fiber but it is packed with antioxidants! Bluberries are a great source of antioxidants so I love to saturate my smoothie with them. However, the real source of antioxidants is the goji berries. Antioxidants provide anti-aging benefits and restorative properties plus they are said to decrease risk of cancer and increase the lifespan.  I added a few dried goji berries to my smoothie for a rejuvenating boost plus tons and tons of blubberies. This smoothie is so healthy but truly tasty and sweet at the same time!

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Strawberry Pancakes​

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These pancakes are inspired by a recipe I saw on TV made by Jamie Oliver. I love this recipe because it is super healthy; containing lots of fruit (one full fruit serving) and you can make the batter in a blender easily. The pancake batter is also completely vegan and gluten-free, which is great because it is hard to find good vegan and gluten-free pancake recipes. The first time I made these I had a couple issues so with a couple changes in the recipe I came up with a great, easy-to-make pancake recipe that is sure to make wonderful pancakes Continue reading

Vegan, Gluten-free, Healthy Ginger Cookies

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This is the perfect treat for anyone who is looking for a completely healthy dessert. I know it sounds impossible but this recipe uses no sugar, no egg, no butter, no milk and no flour. It is astonishing that these cookies actually turned out the way I had planned and they taste just like ginger cookies. The thing with these cookies is that they have to be made thin or they may turn out too soft and crumbly.  Personally, I prefer the cookies to be slightly crispy, and chewy which is exactly how these cookies turned out. For similar recipe check out these Gluten-Free and Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies or these3 Ingredient Banana Chocolate chip Cookies Continue reading