Chicken Breast & Black Bean Quesadilla

Who says you can’t have your quesadilla and eat it too? This recipe slashes the fat and calories found in traditional quesadillas while packing an enjoyable flavor punch in each bite. In a hurry? This recipe only takes 15 minutes to make-try it tonight. Servings: 2 Here’s what you need… 4 ounces skinless, boneless chicken … Continued

Low Carb Mini Muffins

Most baked goods are terrible for your waistline. Products made with refined flour, sugar and unhealthy fats should always be avoided. This recipe for mini muffins uses coconut flour, an alternative to wheat flour that is lower in carbs and free of gluten. Enjoy one for a breakfast on-the-go or as a quick snack. Servings: … Continued

Bacon Wrapped Scallops

Here’s a great snack or appetizer to share with friends and family during holiday festivities. The nitrate-free bacon and scallops contain healthy protein that will provide usable nutrients for your day. To keep on track with your diet, stay away from appetizers that are fried or filled with carbohydrates. Servings: 12 Here’s what you need… … Continued

Grain-Free Rice

Just because you’re giving your body a break from grains this week doesn’t mean your dinner will be rice-less. Fresh, organic cauliflower makes the perfect base for grain-free rice. Serve with a side of lean meat and a fresh garden salad for a low carb, real food meal. Servings: 4 Here’s what you need… 1 … Continued

Teriyaki Chicken Plate

This recipe is very flavorful and is filled with wholesome nutrients, vitamins and fiber. Unlike most teriyaki recipes, this doesn’t contain sugar, yet it maintains a sweet undertone. Serve on a bed of baby arugula and quinoa. Servings: 4 Here’s what you need: 1 can naturally sweetened, zero calorie lemon lime soda (Zevia brand) 1/2 … Continued

Joint Pain? Get Rid of It (Unconventional)

Do you have joint pain? Have you considered that the pain you experience may be related to your summer holiday food belly? I know the holidays can be a tough time nutritionally. (I just returned from a week visiting my sister in BC, thankfully she’s a really healthy eater so I didn’t have too many … Continued

Tropical Salad with Teriyaki Chicken

This salad is fun and full of flavor, made with nutrient-packed microgreens, sweet mango, tender teriyaki chicken and guilt-free onion rings. Eat this and give your body the protein it needs as well as a healthy serving of fiber. Servings: 6 Here’s what you need… 4 organic, free-range chicken breasts 1/4 cup Organicville Island Teriyaki … Continued

One Pot Chicken and Veggie Dinner

Cooking a healthy dinner at home does not have to be complicated or take lots of time. This simple recipe for chicken tenders and veggies will only take you about 30 minutes from start to finish. Meals that are rich in protein and fiber and low in carbs, like this one, will help you build … Continued

What’s YOUR Motivation?

Sometimes you just need the right motivation and you’d be surprised what you can accomplish… Here’s a little story: I figured in the heat of summer it was time that Sev learned how to swim. His first lesson saw him sitting dry on the shore, he barely got his belly wet. He’s not a ‘fetcher’ … Continued

Cauliflower, Kale and Chicken Sausage Bake

Here’s a recipe that tastes like comfort food, but without the guilt. Kale is a nutritional powerhouse, filled with calcium, and numerous vitamins and minerals. Servings: 6 Here’s what you need: 1 teaspoon olive oil 1 yellow onion, diced 2 garlic cloves, minced 3 cups kale, chopped dash of salt and pepper Pinch of each, … Continued