I would encourage anyone, if they have the opportunity to hear her speak to do it! It was one of the most amazing programs and speakers I’ve heard! – Sharon, NY Food Services

  1. Veg-Out Burgers

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    After a long day at work you need to veg-out. Focus on your successes with this health affirming vegetarian patty. This recipe is so easy to make and will make you feel great! Ingredients: 2 Tbsp olive oil + additional for the pan 1/2 Cup chopped onion 1 clove garlic 1 Cup diced or chopped vegetables, such as: carrots, celery, mushrooms, spinach, kale, corn, bell peppers 1 can (15oz) black... Read More

  2. 52 Ways to Love Your Body More! – week #34

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      Did you know that dark chocolate is actually good for your mood? It also has a powerful effect on your cardiovascular system. But the best part? Dark Chocolate tastes sooo good. Treat yourself to a fancy little treat – and don’t you dare feel bad about it!

  3. 52 Ways to Love Your Body More! – week #33

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    Why not? We hire photographers to take photos of our kids, animals, spouses – do it for yourself too! Spend a day with a photographer in your favorite outfit, and take some fun photos that capture your personality. Take that day to love yourself inside and out, and keep those photos as a reminder of how beautiful you are.

  4. 52 Ways to Love Your Body More! – week #32

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      Building meaningful relationships is one of the happiest ways to improve our health. When you invest in positive relationships it has profound effects on your mental, emotional, and physical well-being. So call up your bestie, or that long-distance friend that you’ve fallen out of touch with, and ask them how they are – they will probably ask you too!

  5. Apple-Choy Slaw

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    A refreshing slaw salad for lunch! Bok Choy is packed full of anti-oxidants, is anti-inflammatory, and a great source of Vitamin C. Its semi-bitter flavor adds a nice bite when paired with the sweetness of apples. Ingredients: 5 stalks Bok Choy, chopped 1 granny smith apple, sliced 1/2 small red onion, thinly sliced For the Dressing: 2 tbsp apple cider vinegar (or lemon juice) 2 tsp honey or brown rice... Read More

  6. Chocolate Raspberry Bites

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    Chocolate Raspberry Bites are so simple to make! Enjoy them as a delicious dessert, or pack them for an on-the-go snack. Ingredients: 6 (or more!) Red Raspberries 6 (or more!) Dark Vegan Chocolate Chips Directions: Wash raspberries and dry. Place chocolate chips in the opening of the berries. Enjoy!

  7. 52 Ways to Love Your Body More! – week #31

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      Winter can be tough on our skin, so its important to give it some extra care. Love your body this week by taking some extra time to pamper yourself. You can add some essential oils to your coconut oil, or even try this body care scrub. Take a moment to enjoy your body and all the wonderful things it does for you!

  8. Cold & Flu Body Scrub

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    There’s no better time to care for your body than cold & flu season. Make this DIY body scrub to pamper yourself when you’re feeling under the weather. Ingredients: 2 cups Epsom salt 1 cup coconut oil 5 drops lemon oil 5 drops eucalyptus oil Directions: Add salt to a bowl. Slowly stir in coconut oil until the mixture is smooth. You may not need the entire cup. Add essential... Read More

  9. Warming Endive Pasta

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    This warming endive pasta is perfect for a cozy winter night. The recipe makes plenty for two, or double it for dinner with friends. Endive promotes healthy digestion and is anti-inflammatory, so snuggle in and chow down! Ingredients: 1 lb. brown rice pasta 1 head endive, rinsed & chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 3 shallots, chopped 1/4 cup toasted pine nuts 1/2 cup raisins 2 tbsp. olive oil Directions: Boil... Read More

  10. 52 Ways to Love Your Body More! – week #30

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        Body Love Challenge! Stand in front of your mirror naked and tell your body how incredible, beautiful, and perfect it is! Remember that you are lovely, and that your body gives you life. Say Thank You for legs that take you where you need to go, lungs that help you breathe, arms that give and receive hugs, and eyes to help you see. Bonus challenge: Try this once... Read More