Black Beans are high in fiber and helps keep food from being stored in the body. They naturally removed cholesterol. (Cholesterol needs fiber to be removed from the body) You can burn 25% more calories if you eat 1/2 cup per day. This recipe is great with Healthy Corn Chips. Black Bean Dip 1 (15…

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Cucumbers are enriched with nutrients like folic acid, vitamins A and C. They contain a high concentration of caffeic and ascorbic acids. These agents fasten the overall metabolism and prevent water retention. The skin of cucumber is a good source of molybdenum, magnesium, silica and potassium apart from trace minerals like silica so I like to…

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This easy roasted chicken dish will look and smell like you spent hours preparing! Use different vegetables for a variety depending on your family’s tastes or what you have in the fridge! I love to add sweet potatoes, green beans, corn zucchini, etc. Add a side salad to make this dinner a complete healthy meal.…

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I love to buy those roasted (whole) chickens at the supermarket or local deli and either snack on it or have it for lunch. I often pick up a whole chicken when I go to Sprouts because it’s so delicious and such a good source of protein. I can just sit and pick at the…

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I made this guacamole for Thanksgiving one year and I had a lot of compliments on it. I make it all the time – I love to dip vegetables or organic corn chips in it, add it to my salads, put it on wraps, omelets, burgers, and, of course, I have it with all Mexican…

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I love crunchy snacks, and pretzels fall into that category! If you are going to choose pretzels as your choice of crunch snacks, here is a healthier choice than the typical pretzels we grew up on or much on at the neighborhood bar. Choose this: Spelt is similar to wheat in appearance. However, spelt has…

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