Tag Archives: cayenne

Spicy-Sweet Cardamom Vanilla Chiller

Spicy-Sweet Cardamom Vanilla Chiller

Subtract the sugar and triple the spice—that’s what a healthy smoothie is made of. This chilly concoction combines a dash of exotic cardamom, a sprinkle of sweet cinnamon and a pinch of fiery cayenne for the perfect spicy-sweet flavor mixed into a ri ...
Sweet & Spicy Butternut Squash Cubes

Sweet & Spicy Butternut Squash Cubes

What dinner isn’t better with butternut squash on the side? Easy-peasy, these crispy, colorful cubes take less than 10 minutes to make and come out sweet and spicy, with a sprinkling of cinnamon and a pinch of cayenne. Just one cupful and you’ve cons ...
Oven-Baked Crispy Asparagus Spears

Oven-Baked Crispy Asparagus Spears

There’s nothing like a crunchy, breaded coating to instantly up the appeal of any boring veggie. But with that tasty layer often comes a quick dip in a deep fryer—instantly negating any benefits those healthy greens had to offer. Skip the oil and sup ...
Spicy Avocado-Horseradish Spread

Spicy Avocado-Horseradish Spread

If you’re in the mood for mild, move on. This recipe is for the more adventurous sandwich maker, craving a kicked-up spread to slather on in place of boring butter or bland mayonnaise. It starts subdued, with a creamy mashed avocado and a splash of f ...
Top 6 Herbs for a Healthy Heart

Top 6 Herbs for a Healthy Heart

For centuries, herbs have been used to promote overall health.  Below is a list of  herbs that  may help promote cardiovascular and circulatory health: ...
Paleo Southwestern Style Chicken Soup

Paleo Southwestern Style Chicken Soup

After the holidays, I’m ready for some new flavors after staying quite true to the traditional holiday themes for all the Paleo events I’ve hosted between Thanksgiving and Christmas.  Add to that the fact that in the height of cold season ...