Dijon Maple Chicken and Veggie Roast

Here’s a one-pan dinner roast that makes healthy eating simple and delicious. Fitness dinners simply don’t get easier to prepare than this. Feel free to use whatever vegetables you have on hand that are seasonal and fresh. Courtesy of RealHealthyRecipes.com Servings: 6 Here’s what you need 1 Tablespoon chopped fresh thyme 1 Tablespoon Dijon mustard 1 Tablespoon pure maple syrup 4 … Read More

Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake

Here’s a slice of cake that won’t mess with your brain chemistry. The wholesome and lightly sweet flavor will satisfy your sweet tooth and power your day with real energy. Servings: 20 Here’s what you need: Caramel Topping: 1/4 cup coconut oil, melted 1/4 cup coconut crystals 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 organic apples, thinly sliced and chopped Apple Cake: 1/3 … Read More

The Best Protein Pancakes

Love pancakes?  Then this week’s recipes are for you!  Unlike typical pancakes, these pancakes provide a powerhouse punch of protein to keep you full without lots of fast-digesting, blood sugar crashing carbs.  Try either of these recipes this week with a natural syrup by heating a small portion of berries or other fruit or sprinkle with cinnamon and a touch … Read More

Creamy Avocado Pesto Zoodles

Creamy Avocado Pesto Zoodles Ingredients Serves 4   6 medium-large zucchini   -1 small garlic clove -1 large handful fresh basil leaves -1 tablespoon pine nuts (or blanched almonds) -2 tablespoons lemon juice -1 tablespoon olive oil -2 medium ripe avocados, pitted -¼ teaspoon fine grain sea salt -Ground black pepper to taste -1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved   Directions … Read More

Baked goods that are good for you?

Baked goods that are good for you?  Yes!! This week’s recipes are two delicious protein muffin recipes that make for a great breakfast or snack.  The Clean Blueberry Protein Muffin recipe can be made with any fruit you like. The Dark Chocolate Protein Brownie recipe can be made in a pan or into muffins to enjoy delicious chocolate baked goods … Read More

Zucchini Noodles with Avocado Pesto and Chicken

Zoodles?  What are they?  They are noodles made out of zucchini and they are a delicious low-carb swap for regular pasta. If you haven’t tried them, this week’s recipes are your chance!  You can make zucchini noodles with a spiralizer, vegetable peeler, julienne peeler, or buy them spiralized in some grocery stores’ produce section. They are loaded with flavor, vitamins/minerals, … Read More

Salmon with Citrus Spice Glaze

Salmon is a flavorful fish loaded with many nutrients including anti-inflammatory omega-3 fatty acids, which are important for reducing inflammation in the body from environmental toxins, poor nutrition, and more.  This week’s salmon recipes make it easy to add a serving or two into your week with little time, effort, and ingredients! When purchasing your salmon, be sure to select … Read More

Easy Cauliflower Rice Burrito Bowls

Challenge of the Week: Clean up the clutter!  We all have at least one spot (a table, drawer, closet, etc) that is filled with clutter.  This week I challenge you to pick one or more of the spots to complete clear. Go through it and find a place for things, donate them, or throw away.  This will feel stress-relieving and … Read More

Chicken Soup for the win

Warming and filling soup at the end of the long day allows you to relax and refuel to begin your evening. This week’s first recipe, Chicken and Avocado Soup, can be thrown together and cook while you take care of other business for a few minutes or put your feet up. Slow Cooker Chipotle Chicken Soup can be assembled the … Read More

Easy Lemon Garlic Chicken Thighs

When the day flies by and dinner time has arrived, having a few quick recipes to whip up will make getting a meal on the table much smoother.  Therefore, you will want to keep these two recipes on hand to be the hero of night.  Boneless, skin thighs combined with a few basic ingredients will become a delicious, healthy meal … Read More