Health&Fitness Talk

Supporting Healthy Life Styles

Spinach and Ricotta stuffed Portobello mushrooms
“A healthy and scrumptious vegetarian dish that can be served as an appetizer, main course” Prep time: 8 min Baking Time: 35 min   Ingredients 2 large Portobello mushroom caps 1/2 cup ricotta cheese 1 cup chopped fresh spinach 1 tablespoon diced onion ½ tablespoon dice garlic 1/4 cup... Read more
Tuna Tartare

Tuna Tartare

Recipes July 27, 2011

“Mouthwatering…” Prep time: 10 min Plating time: 30 seconds Ingredients: 1/4 cup corn oil 2 teaspoons grated fresh ginger 1 pound bonito tuna steak 1/4 cup finely chopped cilantro 1 teaspoon minced jalapeño 1 1/2 teaspoons wasabi powder 1 teaspoon toasted sesame seeds 1 tablespoon finely chopped scallion 1/8... Read more
Peanut Butter-and-Blueberry Jam Sandwich Cookies
“Excellent for kids and BBQ’s” Prep time: 10 min Baking time:  8 min YIELDS: 20 servings (serving size: 1 sandwich cookie) Ingredients 1/4 cup margarine, softened 1/4 cup  creamy peanut butter 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup sugar 2 large egg whites 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 3/4 cups... Read more
Smoked Turkey Reuben Cranberry Sandwich
“Smoked turkey stands in for corned beef in this lightened variation of a deli favorite. Serve with a pickle wedge and fresh avocado slices.” Prep time: 10 min Plating time: 2 min   Ingredients 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard 8 slices rye bread 4 (1-ounce) slices reduced-fat, reduced-sodium Swiss cheese... 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
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