Veggie Twist on a Classic: Butternut Squash Skillet Lasagna

Now that the air is turning brisker, it’s time to start using the fall harvest to our advantage. Butternut squash is a versatile and delicious veggie that makes a classic lasagna not only more interesting, but also more vegi-licious. Here is a recipe that incorporates squash and is a healthy take on a traditional […]

By |September 23rd, 2016|recipe, Blog|0 Comments|
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Hit the Trail! 5 easy and healthy on-the-go snacks

The weather is warming up and that means we all want to get outside! Lucky for us we live next to a giant outdoor playground called the Rocky Mountains, but even if you don’t, you can always use some on-the-go snacks! We’ve got a few great ideas.

 

1.  PB and celery to go

Keep it all together […]

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May the Fourth Be With You! Fun kids snacks

May 4th is an annual chance for wannabe Jedis and space heroes to celebrate their love of all things Star Wars. With the recent extension of the series, these beloved characters are no longer just for the older kids! Have some fun in the kitchen with the kiddos this week by making some healthy […]

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What We Love Wednesdays – Beans

Beans, beans, they’re good for your heart. The more you eat…the longer you live! Okay, that might not be the original rhyme, but it is true. Beans are a hugely underrated vegetable with a myriad of benefits, least of all is how amazingly cheap and versatile they are.

Let’s start with a few of their […]

By |February 24th, 2016|Health, recipe|0 Comments|
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Fruit and Veggie Gummies made with Veggie-Go’s

Cute and easy, without all the unwanted sugars and artificial ingredients of store-bought gummies!

Homemade gummies are fun and delicious, and best of all you get to control exactly what goes into them. This recipe was quick and easy, and it’s a great way to up the nutrition ante for these typically sugary snacks.

To begin, […]

By |February 12th, 2016|Health, recipe|0 Comments|
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3 Romantic Dinners Reinvented with Vegetables

 

This Valentine’s Day, celebrate love with classic delicious dishes with a veggie twist. I found a few of my favorite recipes and tweaked them to up my vegetable intake – I’m always looking for those #nodramaveggies that are tasty enough to make it worth it 😉
1. Stuffed Eggplant “Shells”

Nix the pasta and replace it […]

By |February 10th, 2016|Health, recipe|0 Comments|
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4 Easy Ways to Eat More Veggies

Kids aren’t the only ones turning up their noses at vegetables, sometimes even we wise, old adults find them to be pretty unappealing. I’ve known vegetarians who refused this stuff; I had a great uncle who didn’t eat anything green his whole life; and I’ve met way too many people who positively insist on having meat at every […]