This quick and delicious recipe is perfect for any appetizer, snack or dessert at your next gathering. Almond butter stuffed dates provide just enough sweet but salty taste to satisfy any craving!
Homemade Cranberry Pecan Sauce
This homemade cranberry pecan sauce is an easy and flavorful twist on a staple holiday dish. If you want to avoid using canned cranberry sauce, or you just want to try something new, here is a great recipe to try this year.
Shrimp Tacos with Southwest Watermelon Salsa
Tacos are a favorite food staple in Texas, and this Shrimp Taco recipe is a great and easy twist for a quick summer dinner. The cooked shrimp is a great way to include seafood in your diet, while the Southwestern Watermelon Salsa provides a flavorful, refreshing, and low sodium alternative to traditional salsa. You can use whole wheat tortillas to include more whole grains to your meal.
Kale and Apple Salad
- 1/4 cup olive oil
- 2 tbsp apple cider vinegar
- 1 clove fresh garlic
- 1 tbsp dijon mustard
- 3 cups kale chopped
- 3 cups romaine chopped
- 1 medium apple thinly sliced
- 1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese
- 1 medium avocado cubed
- Wash your hands and preparation area
- Whisk all of the dressing ingredients in a small bowl, or shake them up in a small mason jar.
- Rinse kale, romaine, apple and avocado before chopping.
- De-stem the kale (cut it away from the woody stems), and chop. Chopped romaine lettuce for salad.
- Add the sliced apple, grated cheese, and top with avocado.
- Toss salad with the dressing until everything is well combined.
- Season to taste with salt and pepper.
- Serve in your favorite platter and enjoy!
Baking at home is a great way to make healthy modifications to your favorite desserts! Our fruit clafoutis offers just that with a delicious recipe lower in calories, added sugar, and fat. Try our version of fruit clafoutis with our ingredient of the week or with your favorite fruit!
- 1 pie crust pre-made
- 2 cup fruit blueberries, blackberries, cherries, pears, apples, raspberries, apricots, and plums work best
- 1 cup 2% milk
- 3 eggs
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 1/4 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
- In a 9x9 round baking pan, place the pre-made pie crust and press down to mold it to the pan.
- Place your fruit of choice evenly around the bottom of the pan. For fruit like blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, and cherries just rinse and dry the fruit. For fruit like pears, apples, and plums, you will want to wash, core, and slice the fruit, and peel if you prefer.
- In a large bowl mix the milk, eggs, vanilla, sugar, and flour together. Then pour evenly over fruit and crust.
- Bake in the oven at 375 degrees for 35 to 40 minutes or until an inserted fork comes out clean.