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Flax-Powered Very Berry Oatmeal

Flax-Powered Very Berry Oatmeal

Dieting involves a lot of guesswork: how big is a serving, when’s the best time to eat, what foods are off limits? Having a go-to, healthy meal that you know is good for you and is easy to prepare can be a real relief. Here’s one to add to your break ...
Banana Bread Super Smoothie

Banana Bread Super Smoothie

Get ready to go bananas! You get the best of both worlds—something healthy, something sweet—with this nutritious, dessert-like smoothie. Real banana bread flavor is brought out by the nuttiness of almond milk and hemp seeds paired up with authentic b ...
Whole Wheat Carrot-Flax Muffins

Whole Wheat Carrot-Flax Muffins

When it comes to a food that’s worth its weight in 24-karat gold, we’re nominating carrots. They’re high in vitamins, low in calories and packed with fiber. You can pile them shredded atop a salad or dunk them in dip for a crunchy a ...
Lean Green Protein Smoothie

Lean Green Protein Smoothie

Going green in 2014? Start with this sensational smoothie, teeming with healthy greens, protein-packed seeds and a scoop of creamy almond butter. Freezing veggies first means no need for ice””nothing but pure, dense nutrition and loads of fresh ...
Cooking Confusion: Oil Vey!

Cooking Confusion: Oil Vey!

I remember when I used to have two oils in my kitchen: canola for baked goods and extra-virgin olive oil for everything else. Now I use dozens. I collect oils the way some people collect coins. Coconut oil (extra-virgin refined, thankyouverymuch) is ...
Sweet Pea & Salmon Pasta Salad

Sweet Pea & Salmon Pasta Salad

Need more omega-3s? Salmon is a tasty way to get them, especially when it’s tossed with tender pasta shells, sweet green peas and a zesty balsamic-Dijon dressing! Use sustainably-caught, Alaskan canned salmon for rich flavor and easy prep. Once ...
Fresh Mango-Lime Salsa

Fresh Mango-Lime Salsa

Serve rice chips with a side of mango salsa for a festive and flavorful snack at your next party! Fresh fruit is cubed and tossed with flax oil and lime, then spiced just slightly with a sprinkling of chili powder and crushed red pepper. This cool-ho ...