July 28, 2014

Avocado Ranch Burgers with Smoked Cheddar

 “It doesn’t take much to boost the flavor of your favorite burger. A little avocado, a little packet of ranch dip mix, and you’re burger quickly goes from “blah” to “ah.” That’s why I think this recipe is the perfect way to celebrate National Burger Month. Invite your friends and family over and enjoy!” – […]

Champagne Sangria

Looking for a refreshingly delicious way to celebrate the weekend? Nothing says party like an ice cold glass of Champagne Sangria! Plus, this recipe from bites out of life can be tailored to any sized event. So grab a glass, sit back and enjoy the day!  - Kati Mora, MS, RD   Print Champagne Sangria […]

Ultimate Banana Pancakes

“I love that this recipe uses bananas and banana flour!” – Rebecca Pytell, Strength and Sunshine   Print Ultimate Banana Pancakes Prep Time: 5 minutesCook Time: 15 minutesTotal Time: 20 minutes Yield: 1 servingServing Size: 3 pancakes IngredientsFlour Mixture: 2 Tbsp Banana Flour 1 Tbsp Peanut Flour 2 Tbsp Gluten-Free All Purpose Flour 1/4 tsp […]

Figgy Green Smoothie

Although drinking water is one great way to stay hydrated, there are many other hydrating foods and beverages worth considering – especially if you want to keep it interesting! And lucky for us, this green smoothie from Hungry Healthy Girl does just that. By incorporating more than just one water-rich food, this smoothie offers the […]

Super Simple Spaghetti Sauce

“A simple marinara sauce has so many great uses in the kitchen. I love this recipe because its quick, easy and affordable. Plus, there are no hidden ingredients! So whether you’re making a super simple spaghetti sauce or looking to create a homemade marinara dip for apps, this recipe will do the trick.” – Kati […]

Avocado Mango Rice Salad

We’re getting in the mood for summer with this sweet and savory summer salad featuring creamy luscious avocado with tropical mango. Great for lunch on the go, or to wow your guests. – Kati Mora, MS, RD Print Avocado Mango Rice Salad Ingredients1 ripe fresh Avocado, halved, seeded, peeled and cubed 2 cups cooked brown […]

Sick of Sandwiches? Try this Spinach and Black Bean Quesadilla Recipe Instead

If you feel like all you do is eat sandwiches lately, consider mixing it up with the help of a tortilla! This Spinach and Black Bean Quesadilla is pretty easy to make, tastes delicious, and might be just what you need to break out of your sandwich boredom. Print Sick of Sandwiches? Try this Spinach […]

Tropical Quinoa Salad

It’s fresh, easy, and delicious. The bright flavors are perfect during the warm summer months. Add a bit of grilled chicken, shrimp, or salmon to add some extra protein! – Laura Davis, Tide and Thyme Print Tropical Quinoa Salad Prep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 15 minutesTotal Time: 30 minutes Yield: 6 servingsServing Size: 1/2 cup Ingredients2 cups quinoa, rinsed […]

Grilled Chicken Flatbread with Avocado Yogurt and Chopped Salad Recipe

Not sure what to do with your leftover chicken from the night before? Give it a flavor makeover with this super simple yet absolutely delicious recipe from LoveOneToday.com! – Kati Mora, MS, RD, founder of AroundthePlate.org Print Grilled Chicken Flatbread with Avocado Yogurt and Chopped Salad Recipe Ingredients1 ripe Hass Avocado, halved, seeded, peeled and […]

Makeover Cheesy Bacon Potato Soup

I love this recipe because it’s just as good as any cheesy bacon potato soup recipe, but is so much healthier with a lot less fat and calories! – Jayne Hanna Print Makeover Cheesy Bacon Potato Soup Prep Time: 10 minutesCook Time: 20 minutesTotal Time: 30 minutes Yield: 5 servingsServing Size: 1 bowl Ingredients1-3/4 cups Russet potatoes, diced […]