Romaine Lettuce on the Grill or Salt Block

Want an easy recipe that will have your guests talking?? Sometimes you just need a change from a regular salad and this is perfect! You can use a grill or I use a Himalayan Salt block. Here’s a link to a blog I wrote about cooking on a salt block: http://livebalancednaturally.com/need-try-cooking-himalayan-salt-block/ Romaine Lettuce on the […]

Bread and Butter Pickles

I always thought making pickles would be hard. But this recipe is quick and easy. And it makes a great Hostess Gift! It was given to me years ago (unfortunately I do not remember who gave it to me!) and it has become a staple in my fridge ever since. These are a delicious snack […]

Clay Pot Vegetable Medley

This recipe is easy, healthy and delicious! Add a salad, put the veggies over rice or pasta or add some quinoa and you have a meal. Check out my blog for reasons why you should use a clay pot for cooking.  As always, organic ingredients are the healthiest. Feel free to add or leave out […]

Steamed Greens

We know that eating greens is vital to a healthy diet. Especially dark green, leafy vegetables such as kale, bok choy, spinach, swiss chard, collards and mustard greens provide vitamins A and C, B-complex vitamins and potassium – an essential mineral that helps you maintain healthy blood pressure. Putting them in salads and smoothies is […]

Artichoke Squares

I have been making this super easy, delicious recipe since the 70’s! Appetizer or side dish, it’s always a hit. Over the years, I have changed some ingredients: Instead of marinated Artichokes, I use ones packed in water. And now with so many choices for plant or nut based cheese, I have changed to using […]

Rice Stuffed Poblanos

These are a quick and easy meal. Serve with a salad and you are good to go. Rice Stuffed Poblanos Print Recipe CourseMain Dish CuisineVegetable Servings 6 Servings 6 Rice Stuffed Poblanos Print Recipe CourseMain Dish CuisineVegetable Servings 6 Servings 6 Ingredients 6 large Poblano Peppers Extra Virgin Olive Oil 3 cups cooked long grain […]

Baked Avocado With Strawberry Salsa

You have to try this deliciously, easy recipe from this rising star young chef from Las Vegas! I have been following her (and enjoying her recipes!!) for a while. They are not only delicious but nutritious. You can check out more of her recipes on her blog: http://bunnysbite.com/ but there will be more to come […]

Grilled Veggies on a Himalayan Salt Block

Grilling veggies on a Himalayan Salt Block is super easy and so delicious! If you haven’t already done so, make sure to read my blog to learn about cooking on a salt block. Grilled Veggies on a Himalayan Salt Block Print Recipe CourseSide Dish CuisineVegetable Grilled Veggies on a Himalayan Salt Block Print Recipe CourseSide Dish […]

Carrot Top Crisps

Move over Kale chips and make way for another deliciously, healthy snack! When I saw this post from Anisha at Heartful Earth Cuisine, I knew she had another winning recipe!! You can tell a good cook when they use every part of the food (even the part most of us would throw away if we […]

Raw Zucchini Noodles with Marinara

This is Zucchini season and here is a delicious way to get your pasta fix. It’s low carb, raw, vegan, gluten free and great for a summer meal. Make sure to use organic Zucchini as non-organic is GMO. I’m a kitchen gadget nut, so I like to use a vegetable spiralizer but you can use […]