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Crepes with Sweet Mānuka Pesto

May 20, 2021
Summoning springtime with a light and bright, nutrient and antioxidant rich breakfast. Having this delicious, sweet pesto on hand adds a huge pop of flavour to any breakfast. I love any excuse to up my greens and antioxidants, and this breakfast does just that. Recipe and image courtesy of Lindsay Young, @eatyoungnutrition Crepes with Sweet Mānuka Pesto Serving Size ½ cup sweet pesto and 5 crepes Cook Time 15 minutes Total Time 15 minutes Ingredients _________________________ Ingredients for Crepes: ½ cup...

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Pink Chickpea Salad with Red Beet Crystals

April 1, 2021

There’s something inherently magical about this light and bright dish. We eat with all of our senses, not just taste! And this salad gives our eyes a treat before dazzling our taste buds too! Serves: 4 Time: 10 minutes Ingredients: 1 14oz can chickpeas, rinsed and drained 2 stalks celery, finely chopped ¼ red onion, diced ½ cup fresh mixed herbs Dressing: ¼ cup plain yogurt Juice of one orange 2 tbsp Red Beet Crystals 1 garlic clove, minced ¼…

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Thai Green Vegetable Curry with Spirulina

March 25, 2021
Thai Green Vegetable Curry with Spirulina Category Featured Health Recipes Notes Green curry is meant to be thin and soupy and is nice served with rice/cauliflower rice. This easy, cleanse-friendly dish is not authentic – feel free to adapt it to your palate, make it 100% raw, or change amounts and ingredients. Sensitive tummies may need to omit chili and cook the veggies more thoroughly than suggested. Thai curries use sugar. If you miss the sweetness, use coconut sugar or...

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Red Beet Swirls Smoothie

March 4, 2021
Red Beet Swirls Smoothie Category Featured Recipes Ingredients 1 tbsp Flora Red Beet Crystals 1 cup frozen strawberries ½ cup spinach or kale ¼ cup cashews, soaked for 2-3 hours ¼ cup plain yogurt ½ cup plant based milk or water Instructions Blend all ingredients on high until smooth about 2 minutes. Divide among two cups. To create this swirl, first spoon 4-6 pea-sized dots of yogurt on top of the smoothie. Take the sharp edge of a knife and...

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Featured Holidays Recipes

Valentine’s Day Heart-Beet Chocolate Mousse

February 11, 2021

What makes a food appropriate for Valentine’s day (also known in Latin America as the day of love and friendship)? It makes sense to me that foods known as aphrodisiacs or which promote the production of oxytocin, our bonding hormone, would be a good start. Dubbed “the love hormone”, many of us are currently depleted in oxytocin, which is produced when we experience positive social interactions and pleasant physical touch. (While the recipe makes enough for sharing, folks in isolation…

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Shredded Brussels Sprouts Salad with a Creamy Roasted Garlic Dressing

February 4, 2021

Shredded Brussels Sprouts Salad with a Creamy Roasted Garlic Dressing Category Featured Recipes Serving Size 2-4 Prep Time 30 minutes Total Time 30 minutes Ingredients Creamy Roasted Garlic Dressing: 3/4 cup pine nuts 2 tsp avocado oil 1/3 cup boiled water 3 tbsp Udo’s Oil 1 tsp dried oregano 1 tsp dried thyme 1/2 tsp sea salt Pepper, to taste Salad: 1 14-oz can chickpeas 1 tbsp avocado oil 1 garlic clove, minced 1/4 tsp turmeric powder Salt and pepper,…

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Elderberry Yogurt Drizzle

January 21, 2021

Elderberry Yogurt Drizzle Category Featured Health Recipes Persons 1 Cook Time 5 minutes Total Time 5 minutes Ingredients 3 tbsp yogurt 1 tbsp Flora Elderberry Apple Cider Vinegar Drink 2 tsp maple syrup 1/4 tsp Sambu Guard Elderberry Crystals 1/2 tsp sea salt Few cracks fresh pepper Instructions Whisk all ingredients in a small bowl until evenly incorporated. Serve chilled over salad. Tags dinner recipe, Elderberry, elderberry benefits, elderberry crystals, healthy recipe, healthy recipes, immune boost, immune boosting, immune health,…

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A Cleanse-Supporting Recipe: Herbal Sun Water

January 7, 2021

We’re often asked: what should we eat while doing a cleanse? Cleansing and detoxifying is an energy and nutrient intensive process. This is why we recommend you eat well and eat wisely when doing a cleanse. If you’ve kicked off the New Year with a cleanse or have committed to using Flor•Essence® regularly to support your overall health, it is important to include plenty of water throughout the day. The herbs in Flor•Essence® have diuretic properties so that you will…

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Tomato & Honey Salsa

September 21, 2020

Recipe and image courtesy of Lindsay Young, @eatyoungnutrition Tomato & Honey Salsa Category Featured Recipes Ingredients 8-9 oz baby tomatoes 1 small purple onion 1 whole roasted red pepper (canned) 3 garlic cloves 1 chili pepper 2 tbsp Udo’s Oil 3+6+9 Blend 2 tbsp finely chopped fresh basil 1 ½ tbsp mānuka honey 1 tbsp lemon juice 1/4 tsp salt 1/4 tsp pepper 1/2 tbsp juice of peppers Instructions Use the side of a knife to crush garlic cloves. Peel and…

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Strawberry Yogurt Pops

August 27, 2020

Okay, so I’m gonna be real for a minute. Being a baker is really fun, however, being a FIT baker is another story altogether. I have struggled with my cholesterol and weight for as long as I can remember. I am not one of those people who can eat all the brownies and still look svelte and maintain under 200 on the lipids panel… So, I find as many ways as possible to incorporate healthy foods into my lifestyle. To…

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