Fresh or frozen berries – blue, black or any kind you like. Creamy goat cheese is wonderful. Also try nut butters with fruit wrapped up too. Serves 3 or 4 Ingredients: 1 C Bob's Red Mill all purpose flour (I made my own gluten-free flour, but prefer this type for this recipe) Pinch salt 1 [...]
KMSP-TV Thanks for tuning in today! A healthy immune system can make the difference between getting sick or staying healthy. During cold and flu season, staying healthy can be particularly challenging, but the truth is, we need a strong immune system to protect us all year long. A healthy diet is a great way to ensure [...]
Serves 4 Ingredients: 1 cup orange peppers, sliced 1/4 cup radishes, sliced 1 cup tomatoes, chopped 1 cup granny smith apple, sliced or chopped 1 cup mango, chunked 1 Tablespoon cilantro or to taste, chopped 1 Tablespoon olive oil salt and pepper to taste Directions; combine all ingredients, serve.
Dark Chocolate Yogurt Dip Serves 4 Dark chocolate contains potassium, which reduces stress by promoting sleep and helping reduce the level of cortisol, the stress hormone. Strawberries and pineapple contain vitamin C, which also slows the release of cortisol. Ingredients: 2 cups Greek-style yogurt 3-4 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa, or to taste 2 tablespoons honey, or [...]
Enjoy this zesty dip as is, or add additional spices like cumin, chili powder, and more jalapenos. Serves 6 Ingredients: 2 cups Black Beans, canned, rinsed, drained 1 Tablespoon Jalapenos, pickled, chopped 3 Tablespoons Cilantro, fresh, trimmed, washed, dried, chopped 2 fl. oz. Lime juice 2 Tablespoons Olive oil 1 teaspoon garlic, fresh, chopped Directions: Combine [...]
Layered Fruit Bowl Serves many Ingredients: Watermelon, balled Blueberries, washed Strawberries, washed, stems removed, cut in half Golden kiwi for garnish Star fruit for garnish Directions Use a glass bowl and alternate layers of water melon, blueberries, strawberries. Repeat process as desired, then garnish with kiwi and star fruit.
Serves 10-15 Ingredients: 2 1/4 cups vegetable or chicken broth, low sodium 1 3/4 cups dry green lentils, rinsed 1 cup yellow onion, chopped small 1 1/2 cups carrots, thinly sliced 2 tablespoons garlic, minced 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme 1 – 14.5 oz can diced tomatoes, drained 1/2 [...]
Serves 4 Ingredients: 2 cups fresh fennel bulb, thinly sliced 1 cup roasted red pepper, diced 1/2 cup olive oil 2 teaspoons garlic, minced 2 teaspoons fennel fronds 1/4 teaspoons salt Directions: Cut fennel into manageable sized chunks then thinly slice. Toss all ingredients together, and let sit over night in refrigerator. Serve at room temperature with crackers, [...]
Thanks for tuning in today! Below are the crock pot/slow cooker recipes featured, enjoy! KMSP-TV Crock Pot Lasagna Serves 8 Preparation Time: 20 Minutes Cook Time: 6-8 hours (overnight) Ingredients: 2 Tbsp. olive oil 2 cups mushrooms, sliced 1 cup green bell pepper, seeded, chopped 1 cup yellow onion, finely chopped 3 cups spinach, loosely [...]
Substitute spinach or use baby kale for this easy and very delicious recipe. Serves 2-4 Ingredients: 1 bunch fresh chard or beet greens – the beets can be roasted and put in a salad or eaten as a side dish. ¼ Cup white onion, small chop 1 tablespoon olive oil or butter 1 entire whole green [...]