Recipes

Meal planning strategies and recipes.

April 15, 2021

Tomato Olive Caper Sauce Recipe

This Tomato Olive Caper Sauce recipe is perfect for busy weeknights. It is fast to make and uses ingredients that you can keep in your kitchen as part of your healthy Midlife pantry. What makes this Tomato Olive Caper Sauce recipe “healthy”? Extra-virgin olive oil is an anti-inflammatory fat and […]
February 22, 2021

Mango Green Machine Smoothie Recipe

This Mango Green Machine Smoothie tastes delicious and is a 5-minute way of getting in some leafy greens into your diet. Enjoy this Mango Green Machine Smoothie as part of your breakfast, a snack or a lunch. In addition to tasting great, this Mango Green Machine Smoothie contributes fiber, calcium, […]
February 22, 2021

Barley Breakfast Bowl (a whole grain recipe rich in fiber and flavour)

If you are looking for a way to add in fiber-rich foods to your breakfast, but are tired of whole-grain toast or oatmeal, this barley breakfast bowl is for you! Adding in fiber-rich foods like barley is filling, and provides long-lasting energy so you can focus on your morning ahead. […]
October 14, 2020

Honey Soy Chicken Zucchini Noodle Bowl

If you are looking for a fast, family-friendly meal that tastes like take-out, look no further! We are dialling up the health factor with this Honey Soy Chicken Zucchini Noodle Bowl. This recipe was first introduced to me at the Healthy Kitchens, Healthy Lives conference at the Culinary Institute of […]
October 14, 2020

Pumpkin Muffins

These pumpkin muffins are a tasty treat to have as part of a on-the-go breakfast or lunch, or to enjoy as a snack. Whip up a batch of these Pumpkin Muffins on the weekend for a quick addition to your meals or snacks.  These freeze well. These Pumpkin Muffins are […]
July 6, 2020

Corn Salsa Salad

Are you looking for a new take on a summertime salad? Mix together corn, bell peppers, avocado, red onion, nectarines, feta cheese, mint, lime juice and olive oil. This corn salsa can be served on its own as a vegetable side dish, with scoops for a salsa, or on top […]