{The Mediterranean Diet: why everyone should do it}

  INTRO: For those of you that follow us on Facebook, you know that we were on vacation. For those who don’t… Shame on you!!! Just kidding…but I’ll let you in on the details. We vacationed in the lovely Mediterranean. … Continue reading

{Bean Fiesta Salad: cool, spicy and lean}

Summary: Hungry for mexican? Go ahead and try this lean mexican recipe and leave the remorse behind! This salad is packed with lean meatless protein and fiber. It’s a simple recipe. Anyone can make this, especially if you buy canned or … Continue reading

{Goat Cheese Pasta Primavera: a creamy & colorful pasta salad}

Summary: oh how I love pasta… although some of you wonder how italian cuisine can be healthy – I am here to tell that it can be! There are several modifications to take into account when making these dishes (1) … Continue reading

{5 de MaYo: Mexican recipes roundup}

Healthy, Happy & Whole’s Mexican food obsession: So by now you’ve probably noticed how we loveeeee Mexican food…how do I love thee? Let me count the ways… Well first of all it’s so visually appealing. Home cooked mexican can be … Continue reading

{Meatless Monday: shortcut spaghetti bolognese}

Summary: Yummy, comforting weeknight meal…now made quicker, healthier and meatless! This recipe can be done in under 30 minutes. Just boil, chop and simmer. Traditional bolognese recipes also contains celery – I omitted this ingredient because I am NOT a … Continue reading

{Rainbow Bright Zucchini Ribbon Salad}

Summary:  This works great as a side salad and pairs lovely with a light vinaigrette. I love to make this when I get tired of eating spinach or any other leafy green…why? Because this salad recipe has none included! This … Continue reading

{Mid week comfort food that’s semi-homemade: Vegan Ground Beef Fajitas}

{Peppery Vegan Ground Beef Fajitas} Summary: I find Mexican food comforting and fun. For me it makes the perfect date night or family night meal. More precisely I love fajitas…The idea of having lots of fixings and creating a wrap/burrito tailored … Continue reading

{Negative Calorie Raw Shredded Salad – load up on this to curve hunger}

Summary:  Have you heard of negative calorie fruits and vegetables? For those who haven’t….you can eat these amazing items without feeling guilty since the amount of calories these veggies have are burned during the digestive process! At least most of … Continue reading

Creative ways to display your veggies

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I just posted a great Veggie Dip Recipe so I wanted to provide some inspiration regarding how to present this dip at your party. Here are a couple of pictures of great veggie tray displays. Personally I love to use … Continue reading

{Know your produce}

Know your produce

Ever wondered why fruits and veggies have those annoying stickers on them? Here is why…

…so shop smart and avoid buying the genetically modified products. Although they may look appealing there is not sufficient data out there to asses the potential health risks involved.