Anybody can randomly chop up watermelon and hand it to you. Some people know how to cut it right, and few know how to "serve" watermelon- like it's fine dining. We here at Eat2Live2Love understand what a budget is, and we also know you wanna look good while on that budget! So spend $5 and buy a watermelon, cut it, then create this unique serving suggestion recipe.
Just combine the ingredients, mixing it up in a large bowl, refrigerate for a few minutes and serve in a pretty bowls and fancy forks. Your $5 melon is now one in a million! Way to go!
Stupid Easy Directions
Preheat oven to 450
Wash and dry your potatoes (don't cut)
Roll Potatoes in Olive Oil and place them on a baking sheet
Add salt/pepper to taste and toss in oven
Bake for 20min, making sure to flip them 1/2 way through
There are a ton of variations to this recipe, like adding in other cut veggies, cheeses, sauces... but we thought we'd keep it clean for you and let you decide what you wanted to add! This recipe is 100% Kid Approved and perfect for little fingers. Plus, you can change up how this side dish is presented.
Whole, Diced, or Sliced
Did you know that over half of the nutrients in a potato are found in the skin? Red potatoes are a great source of fiber and B vitamins, so don't peel them!
Wouldn't you love to add a healthy berry glaze to your pancakes, waffles, cakes or as a topping for yogurt, sorbet or even cottage cheese? Try this easy to make two ingredient recipe to make you look like a pro.
1. Puree strawberries in your blender.
2. Mix puree and cornstarch in a pot and heat on the stove bringing to a boil.
3. Stir until it thickens. (just a few minutes)
4. Put in fridge and serve cool.
Perfect to show off in front of guests at brunch or just to add as a topping to a snack or dessert. Create a more gelatin consistency and added health benefits, try adding some chia seeds. You'll love how easy it is to make and how delectable it tastes !
To learn more about how strawberries can help you heal, click here and enjoy the recipe!
Does this have sugar? Yes. Is it the next best thing to binge eating Ben & Jerry's ? Yes. Well, close enough away. Checkout this yummy dessert idea from Pop Sugar Moms.
1/2 cup blueberries
1 Mango, Diced
1 cup of Organic Greek Yogurt (per fruit)
1-2tsp of honey (per fruit)
Linda's Tip: Don't Microwave the nutrients out! Use the stove instead.
Sweet tooth calling your name? Don't want to fall off the wagon? The Sweet Blueberry Crunch is sinfully sweet-and yet still good for you! Perfect as a brunch, snack, or even dessert. Simply mix all these ingredients up in a bowl, or layer them for a fancier effect- either way you'll be in blueberry crunch heaven.
*Reminder: Both yogurt and granola can be high in sugar, so make sure you read the label to get the cleanest versions avaiable to you.
As always, we recommend using organic, clean ingredients every time you're in the kitchen.
Recipe from Jack LaLaine's Power Juicer. Learn more HERE
This is a sweet treat perfect for summer time! Add in Chia Seeds, Flax Seeds or any extras to boost the benefits to make this a sweet healthy treat.
Simply add ingredients into your blender and serve! Don't have any cranberries laying around? Swap for a banana and add more texture and potassium.
100% Kid Approved and yummy for everyone!
Preheat oven to 400 degrees & butter both of the muffin pans
2. Melt chocolate in either a melting pot or on the stove.
(Place chocolate in pot and stir while on low heat until it's smooth.)
3. Combine the beans and eggs in a blender for a few seconds to mix.
(Make sure you drain the beans if in a can)
Add Agave Nectar, Baking Powder, Vanilla, Cayenne Pepper and salt.
Blend until smooth.
Transfer your blender mixture into a bowl.
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What 2 Do
- 1-2 bunches of Organic Kale (depending on size)
- Squeeze of a Lemon
- Sea Salt to taste
- 1-2 teaspoons of coconut oil
Heat oven to 350 degrees
Wash, Chop Kale into 1 inch strips
Mix in bowl with other ingredients (you can wait until they are cooked to add salt)
Place on cookie sheet
Bake in oven for 12 minutes.
Thanks Dr. Axe for this great How-To video!
To see Dr. Axe's Page, click HERE
Or, use it to trick your friends into eating Kale! A fun summertime smoothie perfect for waking you up and cooling you off!