Homemade Cranberry Sauce

By Kim Nelson, HCTP September 2013 Looking to skip all the questionable canned stuff this year? This homemade cranberry sauce is made with real cranberries and just a few simple ingredients to make it sweet. It complements a variety of dishes and makes enough to enjoy even after your holiday dinner. This sauce is sure … More Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Beauty-Boosting Avocado Brownies

Featured on Clean Plates, founded by Jared Koch, HCTP 2004 Recipe developed by Integrative Nutrition Health Coach and Clean Plates editor Beth Lipton. These beauty-boosting brownies aren’t your average brownie. They skip gluten and refined sugar and are packed instead with healthy fats from avocado and eggs. The inclusion of collagen powder will have your skin … More Beauty-Boosting Avocado Brownies

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

Chocolate Muffins with Almonds

By Rosanna Queirolo, HCTP October 2014 These heart-healthy oatmeal muffins are loaded with whole grains and fiber to keep you full and satisfied. They skip unnecessary refined sugars and take just a few ingredients with a no-hassle cleanup. Muffins are also an easy portable breakfast perfect for those mornings you’re on the go! INGREDIENTS 1/4 … More Chocolate Muffins with Almonds

Vegan Cauliflower Rice Sushi

By Olivia Budgen, HCTP September 2013 Making sushi is not as hard as you think. This cauliflower rice sushi is raw, vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, sugar-free, and filled with flavor! INGREDIENTS 2 cups cauliflower florets 4 raw nori sheets 1 carrot 1/2 bell pepper 2 spring onions 1/2 avocado Handful cilantro Optional: handful sunflower sprouts Sweet and Spicy … More Vegan Cauliflower Rice Sushi

Walnut Cinnamon Milk

By Mia Rigden, HCTP January 2014 Walnuts give this creamy milk a warm, nutty flavor and cinnamon helps regulate blood sugar levels. Use the milk in your morning coffee, with granola, in a smoothie, or on its own. INGREDIENTS 1 cup walnuts (feel free to substitute other nuts here – almonds, cashews, pecans, a combo…get … More Walnut Cinnamon Milk

Rainbow Spring Rolls and Dipping Sauce

By Joanne Schneider, HCTP March 2013 Looking for a fresh meal that only takes minutes to make? Try these rainbow spring rolls filled with a colorful blend of veggies and tofu, alongside a subtly sweet dipping sauce! They’re perfect for packing and bringing with you for lunch or enjoying as a dinner that won’t leave … More Rainbow Spring Rolls and Dipping Sauce

Butternut Squash and Chickpea Curry

By Maddy Karlsson, HCTP July 2016 Butternut squash is one of the healthiest and most nutritious foods you can eat. It is rich in vitamin A, potassium, and digestive fiber, and its vibrant color comes from tons of antioxidants that help boost your immune system and fight inflammation. Despite its sweet taste and being very … More Butternut Squash and Chickpea Curry

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

Easy-Peasy Minestrone Soup

By Ashley Iovinelli, HCTP March 2017 This simple soup is the perfect fix for the colder temperatures approaching. It’s made with hearty beans and a healthy blend of vegetables, making it a great dish for lunch or dinner. The fresh, easy-to-find ingredients make it a seamless recipe for the whole family to enjoy all week … More Easy-Peasy Minestrone Soup

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

The Hunter’s Wife Health Bar Walnut Chorizo

By The Hunter’s Wife Health Bar Executive Chef, Arrow Grey, HCTP March 2017, and The Hunter’s Wife Health Bar Owner, Tandi Rolen, HCTP May 2018 Accelerated This is a delicious and flavor-packed vegan version of a South American favorite! It’s made with just a few ingredients – nuts and a strong array of spices – … More The Hunter’s Wife Health Bar Walnut Chorizo

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

Eat the Rainbow Salad

By Katzie Guy-Hamilton, HCTP September 2015 Check out this exclusive sneak peek from her new book, Clean Enough: “Oh, the dance of flavors in this salad. I am a big fan of the earthy grated sweet potato mingling with the sweet and juicy grated or peeled carrots. A whisper of tahini adds a bit of … More Eat the Rainbow Salad

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

Blueberry Coconut Balls

By Sandra Shields, HCTP September 2014 If you’re having a snack attack and looking for something that won’t set you off track, these blueberry coconut balls are the perfect treat! They’re fun to pop when you get the craving for something sweet or you need something small to tide you over before a meal. They’re … More Blueberry Coconut Balls

Spicy and Crispy Baked Fries with Creamy Avocado Sauce

By Francesca Minotti, HCTP September 2017 This recipe is an all-time favorite side dish with a healthy twist! Instead of being doused in heavy oil and fried, these potatoes are baked to perfection and seasoned just right. The avocado sauce is the ultimate dipping option and only uses four ingredients! This easy swap will have … More Spicy and Crispy Baked Fries with Creamy Avocado Sauce

Apple-Quinoa Crumble

The Integrative Nutrition Cookbook: Simple Recipes for Health and Happiness This delicious and decadent apple crumble packs in extra nutrients with the addition of protein-rich quinoa. The ingredients are simple, real, and free from anything refined. It’s filled with sweet cinnamon apples and a buttery crumble, making this dessert a sure winner! INGREDIENTS Serves 6  … More Apple-Quinoa Crumble

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

Creamy Avocado Gazpacho

By Beth Romanski, HCTP July 2013 Avocados are an excellent source of healthy omega-3 fats and a wide range of phytonutrients. They help with blood sugar control, insulin regulation, satiety, weight management, and inflammation. Include collagen peptides to provide a clean source of amino acids and complement this fiber-rich and nutrient-packed summer soup. INGREDIENTS 1/2 … More Creamy Avocado Gazpacho

One-Sheet-Pan Salmon and Vegetables

By Cameron Linville, HCTP May 2017 The main requirement of one-sheet-pan meals is that once you’re done cooking, the only dirty dish (other than those you ate on) is the baking sheet. These recipes are delicious and, not surprisingly, incredibly easy. INGREDIENTS 1 bunch asparagus 1-1/2 cups grape tomatoes 1 large bunch broccolini Avocado oil … More One-Sheet-Pan Salmon and Vegetables

Mashed Cauliflower

By Emily Nachazel, HCTP March 2014 Cauliflower is a versatile veggie that can be made to resemble many of our favorite table staples. From pizza to rice to mashed potatoes, this low-calorie food is a great option for upping the nutrients on your dish without taking in the typical, heavy carb load. INGREDIENTS 1 small … More Mashed Cauliflower

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

Loaded Sweet Potato Nachos

By Shannon Craig and Elizabeth Finch of The Southern Well Being Check out these classic loaded nachos turned healthy! You won’t be missing any of the delicious flavors you expect from this fan favorite – and you’ll even pack in some extra nutrients from the sweet potatoes. The nachos are completely vegan and can be … More Loaded Sweet Potato Nachos