You know how much I love smoothies, but sometimes it's just too cold outside! Here's a smoothie recipe that will warm you up while giving you all the nutrients you need. Energizing, satisfying and yummy!
You don't have to stop feeding your children their favourite foods - just make it from scratch with wholesome, nutrient dense ingredients.
Make a big batch and flash freeze them for another day...
Flash Freeze: To flash freeze, place chicken nuggets on a cookie sheet place in the freezer for 2 hours or so, then place in a freezer bag or container. To re-heat, pre-heat oven to 400F and heat up nuggets for about 15-20 minutes until sizzling and hot.
Yup! French Fries can be healthy if made with good oil, organic potatoes and good quality sea salt. Make extra and flash freeze them for another day...
Flash Freeze: When the fries are almost cooked completely. Freeze them by spreading them out on a baking sheet or tray, then packing them in airtight containers or freezer bags or wrapping with foil or plastic wrap for longer storage. Cook from frozen in a 400 F oven for 15 minutes or so, turning once half way through cooking.
This is one of the simplest muffin recipes I've ever come across. Super sweet thanks to overripe bananas and maple syrup - kids LOVE them! Add blueberries if they're available and in season to give these treats an antioxidant boost.
Chocolatey, refreshing and delicious! This drink will help boost mood and energy while balancing blood sugar. It's filled with antioxidants and omega 3 fatty acids to support brain function. -
Maca is especially known for its benefit in balancing hormones. ... An over abundance of environmental estrogens, and chronic stress can throw most women's hormones out of whack. Maca stimulates and nourishes the hypothalamus and pituitary glands which are the “master glands” of the body. These glands actually regulate the other glands, so when in balance they can bring balance to the adrenal, thyroid, pancreas, ovarian and testicular glands.
Men: Red or Black Maca
Women: Yellow Maca
>> Always start SLOWLY - Use a little (1/2 teaspoon) for a few days or if you tend to be more sensitive try that amount for a couple of weeks. We are all different... there is no one 'perfect' remedy for everyone...