Broccoli Sprout and Arugula Salad with Blackberries, Papaya and Almonds (Vegan, Gluten Free)

A blackberry-citrus dressing complements spicy arugula and crunchy broccoli sprouts in this fun, crowd-pleasing salad dotted with fresh papaya and almonds. Ingredients:   1/4 cup fresh grapefruit juice 2 tablespoons all-fruit blackberry preserves 2 tablespoons flaxseed oil 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil Salt and pepper (to taste) 4 ounces broccoli sprouts 6 cups arugula (about … Continue reading Broccoli Sprout and Arugula Salad with Blackberries, Papaya and Almonds (Vegan, Gluten Free)

Gut Instinct? 7 Easy Tips To Start Fermenting At Home

Nourish your gut—naturally. Brimming with probiotics, tangy lacto-fermented veggies are a delicious way to maintain a balanced microbiome and healthy digestive system. Nourish your gut—naturally. Brimming with probiotics, tangy lacto-fermented veggies are a delicious way to maintain a balanced microbiome and healthy digestive system. Plus, they’re surprisingly easy to make at home. Follow these simple … Continue reading Gut Instinct? 7 Easy Tips To Start Fermenting At Home

Lemon Coconut Blueberry Muffins

2 cups almond flour 1/2 cup unsweetened flakes coconut 2 tbs baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 3 tbs coconut oil Melted 3/8 Cup Swerve or Sweetener of Choice 1 tsp Fresh squeezed Lemon Juice 1 Tbsp Lemon Zest 2 eggs 1/3 cup Ricotta Cheese 1 cup frozen no sugar added blueberries or if it is … Continue reading Lemon Coconut Blueberry Muffins

Chocolate Raspberry Cake – Low Carb

Butter to grease pan     2 cups finely ground almond flour 1/2 cup cocoa powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 cup Sweetener of Choice     3 Tablespoons Butter, melted 3 large eggs, room temperature 1 Tablespoon vanilla extract 1/3 cup unsweetened almond milk or other milk of choice 1 small package … Continue reading Chocolate Raspberry Cake – Low Carb

Relieve Stress & Tension With Yoga

While “feeling stressed” holds a negative connotation, some stress is actually good stress. If your neighbor’s mean dog starts chasing you, for example, your body releases hormones like adrenaline to help you run away. This type of brief, acute stress helps you manage potentially dangerous situations. It’s the long-term, chronic stress that is linked to … Continue reading Relieve Stress & Tension With Yoga

Egg Custard – Low Carb

4  Eggs 1/2 Cup Sweetener of Choice 1/4 tsp Salt 3 Cups Milk 2 tsp Vanilla 1 tsp Cinnamon (Optional) and/r whipping cream.   In large mixing bowl beat eggs until light and fluffy and foamy.  Add Sweetener, salt, milk and vanilla and beat until well mixed. Pour into greased Ramekins for individual or a … Continue reading Egg Custard – Low Carb

Blueberry Buckle – Low Carb

  Blueberry Buckle 3/4 Cup Sweetener of choice 1/4 Cup Butter 1 egg 1/2 Cup  Heavy Cream 2 Cups Almond Flour 2 Tsp Baking Powder 1/2 Tsp salt 2 cups Blueberries   Crumb Topping 1/3 Cup Almond flour 1/2 Cup Sweetener of choice 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1/4 soft butter  Cream together sweetener, butter and egg.  … Continue reading Blueberry Buckle – Low Carb

The 9 scents of Night

#NewHopeBlogger Imagine Your curtains are drawn . Your bedding is Super soft, Microfiber. Your room is dark and quiet, and your Lavender/chamomile tea is sweet and calming. The missing sense to ease your way into sleep? Smell! Research suggests that some scents (such as lavender) can produce stress-relieving physiological responses, like decreased heart rate. While … Continue reading The 9 scents of Night