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Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes with Truffle Oil Recipe

Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes with Truffle Oil

These Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes with Truffle Oil are a special treat when you're looking to dress up your mashed potatoes. Cauliflower is the secret ingredient to making these a little bit healthier. I made these special Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes with Truffle Oil for Easter this past weekend, and it was such a treat. Using truffle oil is definitely a trick since almost anything tastes good with it. I had a bottle leftover from the holidays that I'd bought from Costco's, but you can find … [Continue Reading...]

Oatmeal Almond Pancakes with Maple Mango Banana Topping Recipe

Oatmeal Almond Pancakes with Maple Mango Banana Topping

These Oatmeal Almond Pancakes with Maple Mango Banana Topping are a great way to start off the day. You'll get a serving of whole grains, nuts and fruit all in one. There's something about pancakes that everyone just loves. I don't know anyone who doesn't like them. In fact, so many people that I've met from other countries talk about their obsession with pancakes and learning how to make them. Whether you like your pancakes on the thinner side or fluffy side, sprinkled with blueberries or … [Continue Reading...]

Fresh Thai Chili Garlic Sauce Recipe

Thai Chili Sauce © Jeanette's Healthy Living

If you like super spicy hot sauce, you have to give this homemade Fresh Thai Chili Garlic Sauce recipe a try. Danger: This Fresh Thai Chili Garlic Sauce is for serious hot chili afficianados. Do not attempt unless you are willing to have your nostril hairs burned off! I'm not trying to scare you off, just making sure you're in the know before you try this XXXtra Hot Chili Sauce. Made with fresh Thai chilies, including all their seeds (that's what makes chilies super spicy), this Thai Chili … [Continue Reading...]

Broccoli Cauliflower Carrot Salad with Greek Yogurt Honey Dressing Recipe

Broccoli Cauliflower Carrot Salad

This Broccoli Cauliflower Carrot Salad with Greek Yogurt Honey Dressing is perfect for Spring and would be a nice addition to any Easter meal. The first time I had Broccoli Salad I was surprised at how good it was. It was crunchy, sweet and tangy and just plain fun to eat. The only thing is the dressing is typically made with lots of mayonnaise, which doesn't have a lot of nutritional value and is high in fat. I've updated the classic broccoli salad by adding more vegetables - … [Continue Reading...]

15 Healthy Easter Brunch Recipes

Healthy Easter Brunch Recipes © Jeanette's Healthy Living

Try one or more of these Healthy Easter Brunch Recipes for Easter. Many can be made ahead or assembled the night before to make Easter morning stress-free. Looking for some Healthy Easter Brunch Recipes? I've pulled together some of my favorite brunch ideas that have a healthier twist. Why not serve Yogurt Parfaits assembly style so everyone can make their own. Set out granola, Chia Coconut Walnut Crunch, fresh berries and raw honey and serve with parfait glasses or mason jars for … [Continue Reading...]

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Spring Flowers

It's officially Spring and it couldn't have come any sooner here in the Northeast. We're still having some chilly weather, but just knowing that it's Spring has gotten me psyched about being outdoors a lot more. I love the sunshine...I love the daffodils and crocuses that start peeking out of the soil...I love walking outdoors, watching my son's high school baseball games and catching up with friends I haven't seen all winter. For me, living a healthier life includes eating healthier and … [Continue Reading...]

20+ Healthy Easter Side Dish Recipes

20 Healthy Easter Side Dish Recipes © Jeanette's Healthy Living

Round out your Easter dinner spread with one or more of these Healthy Easter Side Dish Recipes. I can't believe Easter is this coming week already so I've pulled out some of my favorite side dish recipes that would be perfect for celebrating this joyous occasion. Whether you're entertaining a large crowd or celebrating with in the intimacy of your family, these side dishes would make a nice addition to any Easter Sunday gathering. 1. Kale Tomato Corn Quinoa Salad 2. Quinoa Citrus Mango … [Continue Reading...]

Roasted Asparagus with Parmesan Crust Recipe

Parmesan Crusted Asparagus with Balsamic Vinegar

This Roasted Asparagus with Parmesan Crust is an easy, delicious and kid-friendly side dish. One of my favorite early Spring vegetables is fresh asparagus, especially when it's roasted. Of course, almost any vegetables taste good roasted. Usually I just toss asparagus with olive oil and season with a little salt and pepper, but recently, I made a snazzier version by adding a little chopped garlic and sprinkling some Parmesan cheese on top before roasting. Drizzled with a little … [Continue Reading...]

8 Easy Ways To Add Flavor With Less Salt

Tips for Cooking with Less Salt

Today, I'm sharing 8 Easy Ways to Add Flavor with Less Salt, all in the name of better health. If you watch cooking shows as much as I do, you know that good food requires just the right amount of seasoning. The judges almost always comment on a dish being under seasoned, too salty or not salty enough (aside from being undercooked or overcooked). Like most people, I love salty foods, but I've been trying over the years to be more careful about the amount of salt I use in my cooking due to … [Continue Reading...]

Mexican Corn Quinoa Salad Recipe {Giveaway}

Mexican Corn Quinoa Salad © Jeanette's Healthy Living

It is finally getting warmer here in Connecticut and I cannot wait until we are in the 60's consistently. Watching my son's baseball games and catching up with fellow baseball moms, being outdoors more, and snatching up all the fresh produce that's starting to pop up this time of year are a few of the things I'm looking forward to. I made this Mexican Corn Quinoa Salad for our finale women's Bible study last week. We have a tradition of having a little celebration at the end of each of our … [Continue Reading...]

Quinoa Citrus Mango Avocado Black Bean Salad Recipe

Quinoa Citrus Mango Avocado Black Bean Salad

This Quinoa Citrus Mango Avocado Black Bean Salad would make an excellent addition to any meal. Bright with citrus fruits, juicy with mangoes, creamy with avocado, and chock full of protein from quinoa and black beans. It's an odd time of year. Technically, Spring has begun, but the temperatures outside speak otherwise.  Spring crops are just starting to come to market, yet cold weather produce dominates the shelves still. My kitchen reflects this transition. I've still got grapefruits and … [Continue Reading...]