Beautifully Baked Ratatouille

This time of year the markets are full of beautiful vegetables just begging to be displayed and enjoyed for dinner. Tired of the usual stew of squash, tomatoes, eggplant and bell peppers, my friend turned me onto baking them for a little twist from traditional Ratatouille. Thinly sliced and steamed over your favorite tomato sauce…

Vegan Caprese Salad

Who doesn’t love the summery flavors bursting from a caprese salad? I know I do! If you are serving someone who is following a vegan or dairy-free diet, this version works perfectly. Simply substitute the typical mozzarella with fresh avocado. Try finding different brightly colored tomatoes at local farmers’ markets or grow your own. Happy…

Time To Get Sweet Domino/C&H Light Twitter Party

It’s time to get sweet!!! Now you can have sugar without the guilt from all those extra calories or artificial chemicals with some new products on the Mamavation approved list: Domino® Light: Sugar & Stevia Blend AND C & H® Light: Sugar & Stevia Blend . They have created a hybrid sugar concoction that uses…

Yogurt Garlic Chicken

This is my favorite overnight marinade for chicken. It is spicy, flavorful and the yogurt and lemon do a great job tenderizing the chicken for me. Just serve this over your favorite starch or salad greens. I like to serve ours over quinoa or whole wheat couscous. [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=””…

Golden Beet Slices with Goat Cheese and Walnuts

A fancy-looking appetizer that is a cinch to put together.  Impress your guests with this simple recipe! [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”][amd-zlrecipe-recipe:26] Enjoy! Now it’s you turn! Please link up your healthy recipes below: Alysa Bajenaru,…

Mango Salsa

 This fresh mango salsa is perfect for entertaining. It can be served with salmon, tilapia or even chicken as a main course or with tortilla chips as an appetizer. Be sure to use perfectly ripe mangoes. [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left”…