Red Lentil Penne Pasta

By Kerstin Cox, HCTP November 2017 This quick and simple dish is perfect to whip up for lunch or dinner. The lentil pasta is a healthy twist on traditional pasta that adds fiber and protein, leaving you more satisfied and energized! The fresh vegetables, which are probably already sitting in your refrigerator, add even more … More Red Lentil Penne Pasta

Turkey Egg Roll Bowl

By Caitlin Haines, HCTP October 2018-Accelerated For a quicker, healthier version of your favorite Asian-inspired appetizer, skip the takeout (and delivery fees) and make this instead. You won’t regret it! INGREDIENTS 1 pound ground turkey 2 teaspoons sesame oil 2 teaspoons grated ginger 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 green onions, chopped 1 bag coleslaw mix … More Turkey Egg Roll Bowl

Banana Coconut Chia Pudding

By Emma Garnsey, HCTP September 2017 This banana and coconut chia pudding will be your go-to on hot days. It’s full of good fats, protein, and fiber to keep you going all morning long, and it tastes AMAZING! INGREDIENTS 1 medium banana 1 cup unsweetened coconut milk 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 tablespoon vanilla protein … More Banana Coconut Chia Pudding

Kale Citrus Salad

By Sapana Chandra, HCTP November 2015 Elevate any meal with this delicious and easy-to-make kale citrus salad. It’s tangy, flavorful, and sweet, and it takes less than 15 minutes to come together. Make it for a meal at home or for work the next day! INGREDIENTS For the Dressing: 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 2 … More Kale Citrus Salad

Healthy Banana Muffins (Video)

By Talita Rouvier, HCTP September 2018 These healthy banana muffins are dairy-free, flourless, and require no added sweetener. They’re quick and simple to make in a blender for a no-hassle cleanup. This recipe makes naturally sweet muffins using those ripened bananas sitting on your counter! You can enjoy them in the morning with your coffee, … More Healthy Banana Muffins (Video)

Flip Your Kitchen Basic Pesto

By Liza Baker, HCTP October 2013 Pesto comes from the Italian word that means “to pound or crush,” and the paste is traditionally made by crushing basil, garlic, Parmesan, pine nuts, and olive oil in a mortar and pestle – but these days it’s easier to use a food processor. And if basil is out … More Flip Your Kitchen Basic Pesto

Banana Bread Tea

By Alexandra Chaffanjon, HCTP July 2015 This warm banana-infused tea will break your tension and get you into a deep state of relaxation. Drink this before bed to wake up feeling refreshed, centered, and energized. INGREDIENTS 2 organic bananas 3 cups water 1 tablespoon honey Sprinkle cinnamon and/or ginger 1 tablespoon coconut oil 1 tablespoon … More Banana Bread Tea

Cashew and Mushroom Sauce

By Mafalda Henriques, HCTP September 2015 This cashew-based sauce is a creamy and delicious vegetarian option to go with your favorite noodles, vegetables, and proteins. It’s full of healthy fats and free of dairy, gluten, and sugar, making it a perfect option for many diets! Serves 6 INGREDIENTS 1 cup cashews 1 cup hot water … More Cashew and Mushroom Sauce

Greek Quinoa Chicken Salad

By Natalia Levey, HCTP February 2014 This recipe is incredibly easy to make and bursting with nutrition. Quinoa is a good source of magnesium, protein, vitamins B12 and E, and fiber. It has a high protein-to-carbohydrate ratio when compared to other grain products and was even proposed by NASA as an ideal food for long space flights. Paired … More Greek Quinoa Chicken Salad

Flourless Almond Butter and Banana Muffins

By Dina Assaad, HCTP January 2017 These mouth-watering almond butter muffins are both delicious and nutritious! They require few ingredients and minimal effort. Enjoy them as a healthy snack on the go, as an after-dinner treat, or even for breakfast! INGREDIENTS 1 medium banana 1 egg 1/2 cup honey 1/2 cup gluten-free oats 2 tablespoons … More Flourless Almond Butter and Banana Muffins

Pan-Seared Black Grouper and Bok Choy with Coconut Chili Turmeric Broth

By Keith and Diane Hughes, HCTP January 2017 This light and fresh fish dish makes for the perfect lunch or dinner. Grouper is a great source of vitamins B6 and B12, potassium, and selenium. It has a naturally mild taste, but with the simple addition of homemade coconut broth, it packs rich flavors from a … More Pan-Seared Black Grouper and Bok Choy with Coconut Chili Turmeric Broth

World’s Best Brownies

By Megan Ratigan, HCTP March 2018 These fudgy brownies ooze with chocolate chips and melt in your mouth with every bite. They’re the perfect sweet tooth satisfier, and you would never guess they are gluten-free, dairy-free, and refined sugar–free, and the ingredients even include celery pulp! INGREDIENTS 2 cups celery pulp 1 cup almond flour 1 … More World’s Best Brownies

Chocolate Banana Split

By Rowena Davis, HCTP September 2015 A nutrient-dense, protein-packed, flavor sensation perfect anytime, including as an awesome post-workout meal. INGREDIENTS Chia Seed Pudding Layer 1-3/4 cup coconut milk 2 servings chocolate protein powder 1 medium/large ripe banana 1/4 cup chia seeds Yogurt Layer 1/2 cup yogurt or kefir of choice Granola Topping 1/4 cup chopped … More Chocolate Banana Split

Veggie-Filled Pasta Dinner

By Michelle Badillo, HCTP September 2017 Looking for a light and delicious dinner? Here it is! Enjoy this simple pasta dish that uses chickpea pasta and zucchini noodles to resemble a comforting favorite with a healthy twist! INGREDIENTS Olive oil or avocado oil 1 garlic clove, minced 1/4 cup onion, chopped 1/2 cup peeled tomatoes … More Veggie-Filled Pasta Dinner

Paleo Pumpkin Bread

By Emily Claire Clarke, HCTP May 2017 If you enjoy pumpkin spice, you are going to love this dairy-free, gluten-free, and refined sugar–free spiced pumpkin treat! INGREDIENTS 1-1/2 cups blanched almond flour 2/3 teaspoon pink Himalayan sea salt 3/4 teaspoon baking soda/soda bicarbonate 3 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon cloves 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg 4 large … More Paleo Pumpkin Bread

Acai Bowl

By Stephanie Powers, HCTP March 2015 Calling all smoothie lovers! This acai bowl will be your next obsession. It’s basically a smoothie but thick like ice cream and can be enjoyed with a spoon and crunchy toppings. Plus, unlike ice cream, it’s loaded with antioxidants and vitamins to get your energy up without a blood … More Acai Bowl

Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

By Katey Gordon, HCTP September 2017 Looking for a guilt-free way to satisfy your sweet tooth? This banana bread recipe is the perfect solution! Packed with wholesome ingredients and free from refined sugars, you’ll feel good about having a slice for breakfast, a snack, or dessert! The best part is it’s SUPER simple to make … More Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Loaded Chocolate Banana Coins

By Gigi Kent, HCTP January 2017 Looking for a simple snack to cure your sweet tooth? This is the recipe for you! These loaded banana coins are easy to assemble and require minimal ingredients. They’re perfectly sweet with a decadent touch from dairy-free chocolate. Keep them in your freezer to always have a healthy snack … More Loaded Chocolate Banana Coins

Garbanzo Bowl

By Destiny Hamid, HCTP January 2017 Colorful, high in protein, and vegetarian, this garbanzo bowl makes a delicious and balanced lunch or dinner! INGREDIENTS 2 tablespoons olive oil or avocado oil 1/4 cup diced white onion 1 clove garlic, minced 1/4 cup bone broth 1-1/2 cups kale 1 cup purple cabbage 2-1/2 cups organic garbanzo … More Garbanzo Bowl

Honestly Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies

By Emily Claire Clarke, HCTP May 2017 These light and fluffy cookies are high in nutrients and skip any refined sugar. They’re sweetened naturally with coconut sugar and only take eight ingredients to prepare! INGREDIENTS 2 tablespoons dairy-free butter spread 1/4 cup unrefined coconut sugar 1/2 teaspoon baking soda Pinch of pink Himalayan sea salt … More Honestly Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Gingerbread Squares

By Annika Schimmer, HCTP July 2016 This spongy deliciousness contains all the best winter flavors and is very easy to make. Bring this treat to your next party as it’s an all-time favorite sure to disappear within minutes. People won’t believe it’s both grain- and dairy-free! INGREDIENTS • 1/2 cup canned full-fat coconut milk • … More Gingerbread Squares

Purple Sweet Potato Hummus

By Olivia Edgar, HCTP July 2017 Making your own hummus gives you complete control of the ingredients (no canola or vegetable oils here!). Using sweet potato gives it an additional sweet flavor, and you can’t beat the fresh creamy texture. INGREDIENTS 2 cans chickpeas, rinsed and peeled 2 medium purple sweet potatoes, roasted (about a … More Purple Sweet Potato Hummus

Healthy Quinoa Fried Rice

By Danielle Keith, HCTP July 2018 If you love Asian food but don’t want to eat unhealthy takeout filled with sodium, trans fat, and MSG, this recipe is perfect for you! It gives the satisfaction of fried rice without any of the guilt. It is gluten-free and plant-based and can be soy-free if you skip the … More Healthy Quinoa Fried Rice

Sweet Potato Alfredo Sauce

By Molly Alliman, HCTP November 2016 This vegan and gluten-free sauce is great on brown rice pasta with your favorite veggies and protein. It is also a wonderful sauce for a creamy chicken and mushroom dish. INGREDIENTS 1 tablespoon olive or avocado oil 1 small white onion 2 cloves garlic 1 medium white sweet potato, … More Sweet Potato Alfredo Sauce

Sugar-Free and Gluten-Free Chocolate-Vanilla Pumpkin Cheesecake

By the Merrymaker Sisters, HCTP February 2014 Looking for a decadent and healthful treat for the holidays? You’ve found your recipe! This deliciously creamy dessert is the perfect way to end your next holiday meal. It’s sure to satisfy that quest for a sweet without all the bloat and aches that come with store-bought sweets. … More Sugar-Free and Gluten-Free Chocolate-Vanilla Pumpkin Cheesecake