Category: EAT WELL

Brussel Sprout Ceasar Salad

Brussel Sprout Ceasar Salad

Say yes to replacing the usual romaine lettuce with Brussel sprouts to create a Ceasar salad packed with, protein, fiber, magnesium, B vitamins and so much more!  Make the dressing from scratch with simple ingredients like olive oil and egg yolk for a healthier alternative […]

Cucumber Shrimp Appetizer

Cucumber Shrimp Appetizer

Chilled cucumber used as a cracker is perfect for a refreshing summer appetizer or mid-afternoon snack.  Up your app game with this dish that takes only 10 minutes to make and tastes as good as it looks! Recipe: Makes 20 servings Ingredients: 1 large chilled cucumber […]

Blood Orange ginger “Mocktail”

Blood Orange ginger “Mocktail”

This Blood Orange Ginger “Mocktail” is perfect for long summer afternoons hanging with friends.  Tart and refreshing it is beautiful in both color and taste.  If you must take it to a cocktail Tequila would be my recommendation. wink wink! Recipe: Makes 2 servings Ingredients: […]

Margeaux’s Guacamole Recipe

Margeaux’s Guacamole Recipe

Who doesn’t love Guacamole…it’s festive and delicious!   My friends always request it of me as my dish to bring to any get together, and I’m happy to oblige.   Since I have been making it for years, I’ve tweaked the recipe a little each time until […]

Sweet Potato Crostini

Sweet Potato Crostini

I love a good appetizer but typically they come with a cracker or a chip…not this this Sweet Potato Crostini. A crisp sweet potato is the perfect base for all kinds of toppings like Salmon & Cream Cheese, or Yogurt, nuts & cranberries.  Feel free […]

Cauliflower Pizza for Crust…it will change your brunch game

Cauliflower Pizza for Crust…it will change your brunch game

I love having my girlfriends over for brunch, but since we get together often I am always looking for brunch food that isn’t heavy like your typical bacon, eggs, pancakes or French toast.  Pizza for brunch is a great alternative and when made with a […]

Pineapple-Kiwi Lemon Sparkler

Pineapple-Kiwi Lemon Sparkler

  It’s finally May and the “Mock-tail of the Month” is a Pineapple-Kiwi Lemon Sparkler.  This drink is fruity, tart, and super refreshing.  If I was going to add alcohol I would suggest tequila or rum… either would work well with the overall flavor. Ingredients: […]

April’s Mock-tail of the Month- Blackberry Mojito

April’s Mock-tail of the Month- Blackberry Mojito

This drink has the perfect amount of sweet and tart, and is all around refreshing….enjoy! Ingredients: Serves 1 5 Blackberries 4 fresh mint leaves 1tsp honey or ½ packet of stevia 1/2c fresh squeezed orange juice 1tsp fresh squeezed lime juice 1c chilled club soda […]

Quinoa for breakfast?…Yep!

Quinoa for breakfast?…Yep!

Quinoa is usually thought of as a side dish for dinner, or tossed on top of a salad for lunch, but it can also be a fantastic way to start your day when eaten as a hot cereal for breakfast.  Since it is packed with […]

Rosemary Grapefruit -Mock-tail

Rosemary Grapefruit -Mock-tail

At the start of January 2017 I decided to remove alcohol from my life in an effort to change my lifestyle…not just because of all of the wasted calories that each cocktail brings… but let’s face it…alot of poor food choices can come with the […]