Give Your Breakfast a Boost

Oatmeal is a traditional go-to breakfast that’s filled with soluble fiber, nutrients, and whole grains, making it an easy, delicious way to start  your day with a little healthy boost. It’s definitely one of my favorite go-to’s in the morning, but the same old bowl day after day can get pretty boring.

To keep things interesting for myself, and my girls, I’ve come up with a variety of tasty topping combinations that add some flavor and fun to your morning meal.

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Keep it Healthy, Yet Simple, for Dinner

Are you the kind of person who enjoys eating at high-end restaurants and trying new food trends, yet resorts to the same old frozen meals or worse, fattening and expensive takeout for dinner? Well, who could blame you?

When you come home hungry after a long, stressful day only to face a kitchen full of “nothing to eat,” who wouldn’t make that phone call? Hello, pizza delivery! 

Still, you deserve a better dinner so I want to share some tips about what to keep stocked in your fridge and pantry so you can pull together an amazing, healthy and happy meal in a snap, without worrying about wasting money on food that doesn’t get used.

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Cruciferous Creativity

Sounds like a vampire craft fair or something, right? If you’re not familiar, cruciferous refers to a group of super healthy veggies in the cabbage family including: broccoli, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts, kale and bok choy. They’re packed with nutrients and fiber and are total powerhouses when it comes to giving your body vitamins A, C, K, fiber and folic acid.

Now, if cruciferous veggies conjure up thoughts of a smelly kitchen or a bitter aftertaste for you, I am here to teach you how to makeover your dishes so they please any palate. Plus, I’ve got some ideas for ways to get creative with your preparation so you don’t get bored with the same old sides.

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