Category Archives: Antioxidants

Spicy, stuffed peppers with kale and quinoa, vegetarian, gluten-free.

As temperatures plummet, piping hot dishes make their way to our dinner table. Hearty, wholesome soups, and stews take center stage and this oh-so- satisfying stuffed pepper dish joins the ranks of one of our favorite hot entrees for the … Continue reading

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Summer salad w/awesome, avocado dressing, vegetarian, gluten free!

The awesome avocado: High in heart-healthy, mono-unsaturated fats, rich in potassium, and with  a hefty serving of fiber, this fruit ( yes, avocados are fruits), is just brimming with goodness, coming pretty close I dare say, to what I would … Continue reading

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The whole grain-gut connection: Warm, roasted eggplant salad with whole wheat couscous and cranberries.

Bring those whole grains back to your table!!!: Recently, we have seen an alarming rise in websites, books, tabloids and in general, the popular press promoting the “grain free” movement, raising a hue and cry about carbs, all but calling … Continue reading

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