Sweet Potato and Chicken Patties

Sweet Potato and Chicken Patties

Are you tired of purchasing meatless veggie and grain patties only to heat them up and have them taste like cardboard?  This Sweet Potato Chicken Patty recipe has been adapted from a chicken finger recipe my friend gave me.  She was making these for her toddler, who loves them. This recipe is made with chicken.  The reason why I really like it is because I often want an alternative, quick meal and I don’t always want a mouth full of chicken.  In fact, I don’t...

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Healthy Loaded Muffins

Healthy Loaded Muffins

I absolutely LOVE these healthy muffins!  They are great for using up some veggies in the fridge.  These muffins are so forgiving and allows you to put almost anything into them…well, within reason of course. I have made these a few different ways with great success, so now you can clean out the fridge and enjoy the warmth of muffins that offer lots of nutritive value . My next venture is to use gluten-free flour.  I’ll update this post when I...

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Creamy Mushroom Soup with Spinach

Creamy Mushroom Soup with Spinach

Creamy mushroom soup – flavorful and filling While growing up I never was a fan of mushrooms, but over time I learned to appreciate their earthiness.  When mixed with other vegetables and covered in sauce, it’s hard to taste the uniqueness mushroom brings to a dish.  But when you allow them to be the highlight of a dish, the flavor and nutritional benefits shine through. I’ve never made mushroom soup prior to making this recipe.  Since I rarely seem to...

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Kale, Beet and Apple Salad

Kale, Beet and Apple Salad

I always encourage my clients to eat a rainbow of colors whenever, why-ever and wherever possible.  This kale salad is a perfect example and it is so good! Here are some tricks for making a large salad, while only eating what you want from it: Cut the kale into bite-sized pieces to soften them.  I mean, who wants to attempt to shove large leaves and small bits of other goodies into your mouth!? Then massage a little olive oil into all the little nooks and crannies. To the...

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Bethenie Waudby, Camas, WA

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