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Paleo-Friendly Ways to Spice Up Meals

Paleo-Friendly Ways to Spice Up Meals

A boiled chicken breast, some celery sticks and half an apple. Sound tasty? Not exactly, but chances are, it sounds very familiar to many. Over two-thirds of Americans are overweight and many have tried a broad range of diets, including some that wou ...
Healthy Living Tip: Say No to Sugar!

Healthy Living Tip: Say No to Sugar!

Craving a sweet treat? You can still enjoy cookies, cake, pies and all of your favorite desserts as part of a clean eating lifestyle. Simply replace refined white sugar in your recipes with a natural sweetener, such as stevia. Extracted from the leav ...
Creamy Zucchini Ribbon “Pasta”

Creamy Zucchini Ribbon “Pasta”

Not one but two healthy surprises come with this clever “pasta” dish. The noodles are actually made from fresh, raw zucchini, and the creamy “alfredo” sauce is just a simple, light coating of Greek yogurt. No cooking require ...
3 Must-Have Ingredients for Super Soups

3 Must-Have Ingredients for Super Soups

In the heart of winter, nothing seems to take the chill off like a steaming bowl or mug of soup. Cooking a soup meal can be a lovingly drawn out affair, or as simple as opening a can. Many people have found a happy medium by buying ready-made beef, c ...
Quick Chickpea Shrimp Chili

Quick Chickpea Shrimp Chili

No need to let a pot simmer on the stove for hours to fix that cold-weather chili craving. This healthy dish takes just about 30 minutes, calling for a simple combination of fresh, frozen and canned ingredients. Chickpeas and shrimp are added to the ...
Green Pea Cilantro Pasta

Green Pea Cilantro Pasta

This light pasta dish is bursting with the fresh green goodness of cilantro and tender sweet peas. A nice change of pace from traditional red or heavy cream sauces, its light dressing is made from extra virgin olive oil, lemon juice and Parmesan chee ...