Category Archives: Salads

Healthy Eating on the Go

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Plan ahead and make salads for the week and you’ll be setting yourself up for healthy success! I taught a Lunch and Learn yesterday and used these mason jar concepts for healthy eating on the go. Half the battle of eating healthy is truly about planning ahead and prepping your ingredients. When your tired and short on time later during the week you’ll thank yourself for planning ahead and having lunch and dinner ready to enjoy! Continue reading

Cranberry Pomegranate Relish

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Cranberry Pomegranate Relish
 
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Serves: 6-8
Ingredients
  • 1 pkg. fresh cranberries, rinsed and chopped
  • 1 apple, peeled and diced
  • ¼ c. dried cranberries, chopped
  • ¼ c. chopped pecans, chopped
  • ⅛ c. honey or maple syrup
  • 1 small can crushed pineapple in juice, drained
  • Arils of 1 pomegranate
Instructions
  1. Rinse the cranberries and chop in a food processor. Transfer to a bowl and mix all the ingredients together. Store in the refrigerator. This relish will hold well for 4-5 days. This relish is delicious on it's own or on top of yogurt or pancakes. I even used it as an appetizer topping to crackers and cheese. Enjoy being creative with this relish.

 

Mexican Quinoa Salad

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Like me I am sure you always find yourself on the go.  This quinoa salad is the perfect dish to grab and go. Make it ahead and pre portion it into individual servings so you can easily reach for a healthy snack or lunch on the run. Continue reading