You are here

Easy Healthy Recipes

How to Make Vegetarian Chili

Untitled

Updated on March 12, 2019

This is a look at how to make a pot of vegetarian chili that will last a family of four at least a couple of days. It gets better as it sits in the refrigerator, so try not to eat it all up the first day. Read more about How to Make Vegetarian Chili

 

Shelby's Oil-Free Roasted Veggies with Tahini

Untitled

Ingredients:

Bite-size pieces of any vegetables that you enjoy.

Vegetables used in the the photo above:

Sweet potatoes
Mushrooms
Brussels sprouts
Broccoli

Sea salt and pepper Read more about Shelby's Oil-Free Roasted Veggies with Tahini

 

Shelby's Sweet Potato Fries

Untitled

Ingredients:

3 medium or 2 large sweet potatoes
2 tablespoons of coconut oil (melted)
1 teaspoon of smoked paprika
1 teaspoon of curry powder
Pinch of sea salt
Chopped fresh cilantro for garnish Read more about Shelby's Sweet Potato Fries

 

Nourishing Kale and Chickpea Soup Recipe

kalesweetpotatosoup

Photo above by Shelby, post updated on January 29, 2019

Kale is a member of the cabbage family, and is an excellent source of the full vitamin C complex, and cancer-fighting carotenoids. It's also a good source of iron, calcium, magnesium, vitamin K, and potassium.

Chickpeas are one of the least expensive, nutrient-rich foods that you can eat. They're rich in a number of nutrients, most notably folate, manganese, tryptophan, copper, iron, and of course, healthy protein. Due to their high tryptophan content, chickpeas are an excellent food choice for people who have trouble getting restful sleep. Read more about Nourishing Kale and Chickpea Soup Recipe

 

Roasted Cauliflower and Potato Soup - A Digestive Tonic

.

Updated on January 27, 2019

To make soup that your family and friends will rave about, all you need are a handful of wholesome ingredients: two heads of cauliflower, a couple of Yukon gold potatoes, two shallots or a yellow onion, and a fresh bunch of any favorite herb.

As with most soups that include a healthy portion of cooked Yukon gold potatoes, I find that this soup is consistently helpful to those with an inflamed stomach or colon. Read more about Roasted Cauliflower and Potato Soup - A Digestive Tonic

 

Soba

soba

Photo above by Shelby, January 23, 2019

If you strive to avoid gluten-rich wheat noodles but find yourself missing the occasional bowl of pasta, you may find the perfect fix in soba noodles. Made mostly with buckwheat and long used in East Asian cuisine, soba noodles are very easy to prepare and are readily available in Asian markets and grocery stores in larger cities.

Most varieties of noodles that are low in or devoid of gluten require constant attention while boiling and leave a gooey mess of cooking water to deal with after. Not with soba. Three to four minutes and they're ready to go, and unlike grainy whole wheat pasta, soba noodles have a delightfully clean and smooth feel about them. Read more about Soba

 

Coconut Yogurt, Almond Butter, & Berries Breakfast Toasts

breakfasttoasts

Many thanks to Shelby for giving us a look at this lovely nutrient-dense breakfast creation.

Ingredients: Read more about Coconut Yogurt, Almond Butter, & Berries Breakfast Toasts

 

Winter Kale, Apple & Pepita Salad

kalesalad

Many thanks to Shelby for sharing this recipe and photo with us.

Ingredients:

For the salad: Read more about Winter Kale, Apple & Pepita Salad

 

Nut Butter & Jam Cookies

Untitled

Photo by Shelby

Ingredients:

For the Chia Jam:

If pressed for time and if chia seeds are not a must, you can use your favourite jam in place of this chia seed jam. Read more about Nut Butter & Jam Cookies

 

Pages

 
 

Join more than 100,000 readers worldwide who receive Dr. Ben Kim's free newsletter

Receive simple suggestions to improve your health and mobility, plus alerts on specials and giveaways at our catalogue.