Health&Fitness Talk

Supporting Healthy Life Styles

Blueberry Peanut Butter Smoothie
“This is a great smoothie for breakfast – and sometimes dinner or dessert! The soy milk adds more of a milk shake quality than the juice does & great for kids” try substituting any fresh juice instead of the soy milk for hot days”   Prep time: 5 minutes... Read more
Fresh Papaya and Zapote Smoothie
“Smoothies pull double duty by quenching thirst and satisfying hunger at the same time; they can be easily tailored to suit every individual needs. And even kids with dairy allergies can enjoy them. They’re also a great way to sneak more fiber and antioxidants into your kids.”   Prep... Read more
Homemade Apple Pie

Homemade Apple Pie

Recipes July 20, 2011

“Grandmas from all around can be proud of this unique recipe that brings fabulous results. Sliced apples are mounded in a prepared pie shell, and just before slipping into the oven, the shell is sprinkled with brown sugar” Prep time: 15 min Baking time: 20 min Ingredients for pie... Read more
“great for BBQ’s”   Prep time: 5 minutes Cooking time: 8 minutes 1/4 cup freshly made Teriyaki sauce Ingredients for teriyaki sauce (this can be made days ahead of time and kept in the fridge) Many kinds of bottled teriyaki sauce are sold at grocery stores, but basic sauce... Read more
Grilled Sirloin Tostadas
“Great for kids” Prep time: 15min Cooking time: 15min Ingredients 1 pound top sirloin steak Marinate ½ cup Worchester sauce 1 tbls. crushed then finely diced garlic 3 tbls. diced fresh cilantro 1/2 tsp. brown  sugar ½ tsp. salt 1 cup chopped sweet red pepper 1/2 cup chili sauce... Read more
Tri colored fettuccini with fresh herbs
“Your pasta can be fresh or dry; so can your herbs. Let me tell you that fresh or homemade pasta with fresh herbs will taste out of this world.” Ingredients 1/2 pound uncooked pasta 1/2 cup butter 4 cloves garlic, minced 3 tablespoons chopped fresh basil 1 tablespoon chopped... Read more
Roasted Red Pepper Salad
“This is a stuffed pepper salad, light and delicious!” Prep time: 20 min Cooking time: 20 min Ingredients 2 large eggplants 6 red bell peppers 1 cup plain yogurt 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/12 tbls. capers ¼ tsp. ginger 1 tablespoon olive oil salt to taste Directions Preheat the... Read more
Alaskan Salmon marinated in a Cilantro lime sauce
“This is a delicious, healthy lemon-cilantro marinade for salmon that can be cooked on the grill or broiled. Marinade for at least 15 minutes.” Prep time: 15 min Cooking time: 15 min Ingredients 4 salmon fillets salt and pepper to taste 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 1 tablespoon... Read more