Blog Archives

March 2, 2012

Vegetables, What's for Dinner?

Quick Pork and Vegetable Stir Fry Pad Thai

                      Like many families, our kids play sports in the afternoon. By the time everyone Continue Reading →

Salads & Dressing

Spinach, Red Radicchio, Hearts of Palm, Carrots, Cucumber, Kidney Bean, Sesame Seeds, Broccoli Salad with Sesame Ginger Dressing

This is a simple and colorful pretty “toss together what you have” salad. Print Spinach, Red Radicchio, Hearts of Palm, Carrots, Cucumber, Kidney Bean, Sesame Continue Reading →

Drinks & Smoothies

Green Drink: Spinach, Red Grapes, Apple, Celery, Cucumber, Carrots & Lemon

Part of getting healthy for me, is starting the day out with a green drink and sipping a few glasses all morning until lunch time. Continue Reading →

Drinks & Smoothies

Avocado, Ginger, Pear and Lime Green Drink or The Sexy Green Smoothie?

I read an article today about Kris Carr. She regained her health and took cancer under control by switching to a vegan diet. She wrote Continue Reading →

Drinks & Smoothies, Get Healthy

Juicing or Blending: The Good, the Bad and the Green!!

Benefits of Juicing (no pulp) No one has ever watched late night TV without seeing a Jack LaLanne juicer. Jack, known as “the first fitness Continue Reading →

Breakfast & Eggs

Oatmeal and Egg White Pancake

Print Oatmeal and Egg White Pancake Ingredients 3 Egg Whites beaten 1/2 cup of Quick Oats Dash of Cinnamon to taste 1/2 tbsp. of Butter Continue Reading →

What's for Dinner?

High Fiber Turkey Loaf or as the kids say, Mystery Loaf

I love a good, juicy meatloaf!! Thinking in terms of “I Will Do Anything For Love,” I am revamping the family favorite. I know that Continue Reading →

Breakfast & Eggs

Breakfast of Champions: High Fiber Oatmeal with Fruit, Flax Seeds, Nuts and Almond Milk

Have you heard about the “Dr. Oz 28 Days to Reduce the Risk of Heart Attack Challenge?” Dr. Oz’s first step is to add 2 Continue Reading →

What's for Dinner?

Ginger Chicken, Oranges, Grapes, Dates and Almond Salad

My family loves eating Chicken Salad the day after I make a Roaster. I created this recipe to cut out the fat from Mayonnaise. It’s Continue Reading →

Salads & Dressing

Broccoli, Berry and Nut Slaw

Everything I read says to eat Broccoli daily for good health!! I am working on few new recipes. I just can’t eat it plain everyday!! Continue Reading →

Drinks & Smoothies

Lean and Mean Green Morning Drink: Green Tea, Flax Seeds, Carrots, Spinach, Celery and Parsley

This is my favorite morning cleansing drink. The fax seeds add extra fiber and omega-3 fats. With the flax seeds, it’s a little gritty tasting. Continue Reading →

Salads & Dressing

High Fiber Couscous, Beans, Cucumber and Fresh Parsley Salad

This is a quick an easy 10 Minute Salad. Just let the seasonings in the Near East Roasted Garlic and Olive Oil Couscous mix add Continue Reading →

Vegetables

Quick Cabbage and Fire Roasted Tomatoes

My husband loved this fast FAT-FREE Cabbage dish. I’ve always made cabbage with bacon or ham fat. Yes, I have German, Polish and Southern cooking Continue Reading →

Salads & Dressing

Cherry Tomato, Garlic and Parsley Salad…2 or 10 Plus Ways to Expand a Simple Salad

Cherry or Grape Tomatoes make a fast, easy and healthy salad with strong flavors that blend effortlessly with a little vinegar and fresh herbs. I Continue Reading →

Drinks & Smoothies

Shrek’s Fiona-tini: Green Tea, Fruit and Vegetable Drink

This Green Tea frothy drink is a perfect No-Fat, energizing, refreshing after work drink to sip by the pool. Please, no pond scum jokes!! It Continue Reading →