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Simple Yet Wonderful Foods That Fight Alzheimer’s Disease

guest-blogger-forksAlzheimer’s disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative dementia often seen in elderly people, which wistfully has no definite cause or cure found by far. People with AD suffer loss in memory and cognitive impairment due to the death of brain cells as a result of sticky […]

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Summer Squash Soup with Mint Puree

Got some summer squash and don't know what to do with it? Make it into a creamy sunshiny soup!

Garlicky Sauteed Vegetables

Water sauté carrots in a frying pan 1-2 minutes. Add collard greens, cabbage, and a couple of pinches of sea salt. Cover and cook 3-4 minutes or until vegetables are tender and bright. Add garlic and olive oil, toss and cook 1-2 minutes.

By | March 3rd, 2015|Categories: Recipes, Vegetables|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Creamy Hummus

I love hummus - it's such a great snack! Try this yummy recipe.

By | October 3rd, 2014|Categories: Beans, Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

Spinach and Mushroom Omelet

Love eggs? I do! Try this yummy omelet. It's delish!

Bean & Buffalo Chili

It's chilly outside! Let's put some Chili on the inside to warm up!

Savory Lentil and Vegetable Stew with Crispy Kale

  • 1 cup lentils, soaked overnight
  • 5 cups water (or chicken stock)
  • 2 inches alaria sea vegetable or wakame
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 leek, cleaned and cut into 1 inch pieces (use both white and green part of leek)
  • 2-3 garlic […]

Braised Oxtail with Sweet Potato Mash

  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 onion, peeled and diced
  • 2 celery stalks, diced
  • 3-4 garlic cloves, peeled and diced
  • 1 full oxtail (6-9 pieces)
  • 4 cups beef stock or water
  • 2 cups red wine
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 1 tbsp. tomato paste, diluted in 2-3 tbsp. water
  • 1 tsp. sea salt
  • Freshly ground […]
By | April 24th, 2012|Categories: Animal Proteins, Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Asparagus and Goat Cheese Frittata

  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 shallot, peeled and minced
  • 5-6 asparagus spears, woody stems removed
  • 1 tsp. fresh thyme
  • 1-2 tbsp. butter
  • 6 pastured or organic eggs, beaten
  • Sea salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 ounce goat cheese, sliced thin

Preheat oven to 350°. In a small frying pan, saute shallot, […]

Baked Spicy Hot Wings with Blue Cheese Dressing

Try these delicious baked wings for Superbowl Sunday (or any day of the week!)