Cinnamon Power Seeds

Cinnamon Power Seeds Here’s another sweet seed mixture that’s delicious on top of fresh fruit, yogurt, or in smoothies. Flax is one of the best sources of dietary fiber around, as well as lignans and omega-3s. Grinding them allows your body to better access all those nutrient goodies. Total Time: 10 min. Prep Time: 10…

Slow Cooker Bone Broth

1 whole chicken carcass (from a rotisserie chicken) ½ medium onion, cut into quarters 4 cloves garlic, smashed 1 tsp. whole black peppercorns 2 medium celery stalks, cut into 2-inch pieces 2 medium carrots, peeled, cut into 2-inch pieces 1 tsp. sea salt (or Himalayan salt) 2 bay leaves 1 small bunch fresh thyme 1…

Braised Lemon Garlic Chicken Thighs

Ingredients: 4-6 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs 2 teaspoons salt, divided 1.5 tsp. freshly ground black pepper, divided 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 head of garlic 1.5  large yellow onions, thinly sliced (about 2 cups) 3 lemons, halved 1/2 cup dry white wine 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice 3 sprigs fresh thyme 1 cup olives,…

Campfire S’mores Bars

No-Bake S’mores Bars Made with real Graham crackers, these toasty No-Bake S’mores Bars are satisfying sweet treats that taste like they just came off the campfire. Ingredients 2 whole wheat graham crackers (1 cracker sheet each) broken into large pieces 1 large ripe banana mashed ½ cup all-natural almond butter 2 Tbsp. unsweetened cocoa powder 4 scoops Chocolate Shakeology divided use ¾ cup part-skim ricotta cheese 1 scoop Vanilla Shakeology…

Sugar Sugar Everywhere!

Yogurt-Filled Cantaloupe Bowl 1/2 cantaloupe 6 ounces nonfat Greek yogurt 1 tablespoon fresh raspberries 1 tablespoon fresh blueberries 1 teaspoon raw pepita seeds Scoop out seeds from the center of your half cantaloupe. Fill the hole with six ounces of nonfat Greek yogurt. Add berries to the yogurt and sprinkle with pepita seeds. Use a…

Become An Ingredient Sleuth!

Today’s top “weight loss and diet” products are known for harboring potentially dangerous ingredients like fructose, maltodextrin, sucralose, soy and artificial flavors. I encourage you to check the labels on your shake. If you are consuming brands like ID Life, Herbalife, Advocare, 310, as well as any  products found at GNC,  you will find these…