Shakshuka Breakfast

By Nikki Baumel, HCTP July 2018 Shakshuka is a traditional Middle Eastern dish that combines all the warm and earthy flavors of the fall season. This is a delicious meal that can be served any time of day. It’s easy to make and uses only a few main ingredients, making it perfect for group gatherings … More Shakshuka Breakfast

Pumpkin Gingerbread Muffins

By Jessica Shepard, HCTP 2008 What says fall more than the flavors of pumpkin and gingerbread? These muffins are a combo and make the perfect fall breakfast or snack. Plus, the recipe requires no high-tech kitchen appliances – just a few bowls and a whisk. INGREDIENTS For the wet ingredients: 1 tablespoon chia seeds 3 … More Pumpkin Gingerbread Muffins

Peanut Butter and Jelly Pancakes

By Andrea Palacios, HCTP May 2015 These peanut butter and jelly pancakes made with a healthy twist will take you back to your childhood – except these are made with only natural sweeteners and no refined ingredients! See for yourself how fun and amazing these pancakes taste by whipping this easy recipe together for your next … More Peanut Butter and Jelly Pancakes

Vegan Chickpea Omelet

By Letitia Richards, HCTP Fall 2009 Not only is this recipe quick, but it’s also super nutritious! Chickpeas are a great source of protein, fiber, potassium, and iron. They support weight loss, protect against heart disease, and improve gut health. This is a delicious egg substitute that has a similar consistency and great taste that … More Vegan Chickpea Omelet

Forever Beautiful Acai Bowl

By Your Super cofounder Kristel De Groot, HCTP November 2017 This refreshing acai bowl makes for a delicious and healthy breakfast or snack. Plus, it’s packed with antioxidants and vitamins for a healthy and glowing complexion. The Forever Beautiful mix from Your Super contains acai and maqui berries, acerola cherries, chia seeds, maca, and blueberries. … More Forever Beautiful Acai Bowl

A Splash of Sunshine Smoothie

By Sarah Ann Stewart, HCTP July 2012 This refreshing smoothie is the perfect way to enjoy the summer season all year round! It’s packed with plant proteins, omegas, and healthy fat to keep you satisfied. You won’t compromise great taste with these earthy, subtle, and sweet ingredients that are also high in antioxidants. In less than … More A Splash of Sunshine Smoothie

Blueberry Banana Cashew Baked Oatmeal

By Meredith Wadsworth, HCTP July 2017 Having baked oatmeal after years of only ever eating microwaved oatmeal is like having fine French cuisine after years of frozen dinners! Try it once; you’ll never want to go back. INGREDIENTS 1 tsp extra virgin olive oil Base: 1/2 cup rolled oats 1/2 cup unsweetened almond milk 1/2 … More Blueberry Banana Cashew Baked Oatmeal

Waffle Ice-Cream Sandwich

By Elizabeth Stein, HCTP 2007, of Purely Elizabeth These gluten-free and grain-free waffle ice-cream sandwiches are the perfect healthy spin on a childhood favorite. They’re low in sugar and simple to make, using just a few ingredients. Make a batch and keep them in the freezer for you and your kids to enjoy at any … More Waffle Ice-Cream Sandwich

Brunch Pizza

By Anna Glennon, HCTP May 2017 Pizza is not often thought of as a morning meal, but when it’s filled with breakfast essentials like bacon, eggs, and avocado, this fan favorite can be enjoyed anytime! INGREDIENTS 4 large sweet potatoes (or 6 medium ones) 12 eggs 1/2 cup coconut flour 1/4 cup dried parsley 1 … More Brunch Pizza

The Green Smoothie

By Sarah Kay Hoffman, HCTP September 2011 This green smoothie is packed with loads of greens, nutrition, and flavor while remaining low in sugar. There is zero extra sugar added to the recipe; the only place it’s found is naturally via a small portion of banana. The green smoothie is made with Elmhurst Unsweetened Milked … More The Green Smoothie

Paleo Granola

Crunch, crunch, crunch! There’s only so much non-crunchy food you can eat before needing something to crunch on. So why not make this delicious granola? It’s so versatile – you can create it with any of your favorite superfoods. Mix your favorite nuts and seeds, add grains if you enjoy them (not Paleo), and bake. … More Paleo Granola

Go-to Green Smoothie

This smoothie takes about 3 minutes to make and is easy to whip up on the regular, especially for those with busy schedules! Including greens and fiber in your smoothies is an essential way to restore our digestive systems and have a happy gut. So, if you’ve recently come home after a long trip, drank … More Go-to Green Smoothie

Protein-Packed Vanilla Avocado Mousse

You don’t have to eat meat to get enough protein. One avocado has 4 grams of protein! Pair it with high protein plant-based foods like leafy greens or chia seeds and you have a protein packed meal. Looking for a clever way to incorporate more avocado in your diet? Try this Avocado Mousse! By: Jessica … More Protein-Packed Vanilla Avocado Mousse

Sweet Potato Almond Butter Smoothie

Making this Sweet Potato Almond Butter Smoothie is a great way to ensure your body is receiving the best of the best nutrients. Sweet potatoes are high in beta-carotene, which is excellent for healthy skin, mucus membranes, our immune system, good eye health and vision. Along with other root vegetables, these are considered warming to the body … More Sweet Potato Almond Butter Smoothie

3-Ingredient Coconut Berry Ice Lollies

These lollies are potentially the easiest things to make, ever! They’re an amazing guilt free snack or dessert, especially if you’re feeling like you need something cooling and refreshing. By: Emma Hollingsworth, HCTP Class of September 2015 INGREDIENTS 1 carton (330ml or 11.1 fl oz) coconut water 1/2 cup small strawberries 1/2 cup blueberries INSTRUCTIONS … More 3-Ingredient Coconut Berry Ice Lollies

Vegan Oatmeal-Berry Pancakes

These whole food, fiber-packed, oil-free vegan flapjacks will fill you up without slowing you down. They’re vegan, refined sugar free, and could easily be made gluten-free with gluten-free flour and oats! By:  Ann Christine, HCTP Class of October 2013 INGREDIENTS Makes about 20 medium-sized, thick and fluffy pancakes. 1 1/2 cups blended up oats 1 … More Vegan Oatmeal-Berry Pancakes

Reishi Blood Orange Chia Pudding

Need a quick refreshing on-the-go snack? Try this immune boosting chia pudding! This citrus treat combines a blend of hormone-balancing mushroom powder, vitamin-packed blood oranges, and a natural prebiotic fiber-filled sweetener. By: Kerri Axelrod, HCTP Class of September 2012

Easy 2 Ingredient Pancakes

Flourless pancake batter that doesn’t require measuring spoons and 6 different jars of flours and starches? Oh, and that also has some substance and protein to it? Yes, please. By: Sarah Adler, HCTP Class of 2009

Warm Asparagus Salad with Honey Dijon Vinaigrette

Yay, it’s asparagus season! The fresh and tasty asparagus season is brief – from April until June (in the Northeastern United States). So, you’ve got three months to eat asparagus like crazy! You can start with this delicious recipe. By: Andrea Beaman

Strawberry Acai Dream Bowl

Store-bought acai bowls are usually loaded with more fruit, added sugar and piles of granola than any single person needs to consume in one sitting (unless you’re about to run a marathon). This well balanced variation features the same glorious texture of those crave-worthy acai bowls and just the right amount of fruit to add … More Strawberry Acai Dream Bowl

2 Ingredient Chickpea Flour Tortilla

Celebrate Cinco De Mayo this weekend with this healthy tortilla alternative! Make tacos, Juevos Rancheros, quesadillas, or any other Mexican-inspired dish with these super easy and wholesome tortillas, made with just 2 ingredients. By: Kelly Cohen, HCTP Class of November 2016

Spring Lamb Stir Fry

One easy way to take your dinners up a notch is to branch outside of your norm. This stir-fry, loaded down with lamb, warming spices, spring vegetables, and fresh herbs, makes such a delicious combination. Eat on its own or place the stir fry over riced cauliflower for a nutrient-dense meal. Source: Ultimate Paleo Guide

Morning Balanced Bowl: Creamy Vanilla Almond Chia Pudding

Breakfast is like brain food, so this bowl was built focused around the most nutrient-dense and vibrant seasonal ingredients available. Breakfast should leave us feeling full and energized and sated till lunch, without feeling stuffed, bloated, or foggy. This recipe is loaded with plenty of seasonal and exotic superfoods that creates an easy and delicious meal … More Morning Balanced Bowl: Creamy Vanilla Almond Chia Pudding

Everything Bagel Bread

If you’re a die-hard bagel lover, but suffer from that heavy feeling that comes with eating them, this is the bread for you! This recipe completely nixes gluten and instead uses a mix of almond flour, coconut flour and a flax chia seed blend to give it that bagel-like fluff. There are endless toppings for … More Everything Bagel Bread

Vegetarian Pesto Pizza

Consider this healthy pizza your new weekend go-to. It’s delicious, fun to make (perfect for a date-night in or pizza party) and will leave you with plenty of energy and vibrancy to fully enjoy the rest of your evening.   By: Lauren Chambers, HCTP Class of March 2015 Serves: 4 Ingredients Crust Ingredients: 2 cups … More Vegetarian Pesto Pizza