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Healthy Nopales Recipes

Healthy Nopales Recipes

As it gets warmer, you may be craving spicy foods perfect for summer, and these healthy nopales recipes will satisfy that craving while making the most of the in-season cactus paddles.

First up, make sure you’re preparing them correctly with this easy guide on How to Cook Nopales.

Image and Recipe via Mexico in My Kitchen

 

This light Summer Nopalitos Salad is a perfect side dish during warm weather.

These quick Nopales Slaw Tostadas with Pickled Red Onions are also vegetarian.

Boost your fruit or green smoothie with nopales cactus in your favorite flavors.

Why& How to Add Cactus to Your Next Smoothie
Image and Recipe via Care2

 

Grilled Cactus and Corn Salad is a tangy side dish perfect for summer barbecues.

Spice up your family gathering with Jalapeno and Cactus Tamales.

Jalapeno and Cactus Tamales
Image and Recipe via Nibbles and Feasts

 

This Low-Carb Cactus Salad is also perfect as a salsa substitute with guests.

Baking Up Gluten-Free Cookie Recipes

Gluten-Free Cookie Recipes

The holidays can be a hard time if you have dietary restrictions, especially if you have Celiac disease. If you or your loved one needs to avoid gluten, bring one of this week’s gluten-free cookie recipes.

Whip up these adorable Vegan Gingerbread Cookies with your kids for Christmas Eve.

Vegan Gingerbread Cookies
Image and Recipe via VegAnnie

 

These Chocolate Peppermint Bark Cookies are perfect with a mug of hot cocoa.

Chocolate Peppermint Bark Cookies
Image and Recipe via Tastefully Gluten Free

 

Whip up these spicy and delicious Chai Spiced Cookies for a warm winter treat.

Chai Spiced Cookies
Image and Recipe via Texanerin

 

These light Lemon and Lavender Meringue Cookies are just right after a big dinner.

These Vegan Coconut Almond Macaroons are a light take on the classic.

Vegan Coconut Almond Macaroons
Image and Recipe via Holy Cow Vegan

 

Gluten-Free Almond Biscotti are perfect to dunk in your coffee Christmas morning.

Gluten-Free Almond Biscotti
Image and Recipe via Fit Foodie Finds

 

Bake with your family today with these Vegan Gluten-Free Gingerbread Cookies.

Vegan Gluten-Free Gingerbread Cookies
Image and Recipe via Delightful Adventures
Holiday Cookies That Are Good for You

Healthy Holiday Cookies

This week in food, we had some holiday cookies that will keep you and Santa healthy this holiday season.

These Soft Gingerbread Cookies are the perfect holiday treat for the whole family.

Healthy Chocolate Crinkle Cookies only look rich and decadent.

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies
Image and Recipe via Busy But Healthy

 

These Dark Chocolate Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies are best hot out of the oven with milk.

Dark Chocolate Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies
Image and Recipe via Amy’s Healthy Baking

 

Make these Healthy Ginger Cookies homemade and skip the gingersnaps.

Healthy Ginger Cookies
Image and Recipe via Happy Healthy Mama

 

Hot Cocoa Cookies with Vanilla Bean Frosting are perfect for the kids or holiday parties.

Hot Chocolate Cookies
Image and Recipe via Fit Foodie Finds

 

Swedish Almond Cardamom Stars are a great alternative to sugar cookies.

Swedish Almond Cardamom Stars
Image and Recipe via My Recipes

 

These Ginger-Lemon Pinwheel Cookies are the perfect combo of sweet and spicy.

Ginger-Lemon Pinwheel Cookies
Image and Recipe via My Recipes
Healthy Summer Coleslaw

Healthy Coleslaw Recipes

Barbeque season is coming up, so we’re giving you healthy recipes for different kinds of coleslaw. It’s much healthier than most side dish options, can be made with many different fruits and veggies, and can even be served on top of burgers and tacos.

First up is a healthy take on classic coleslaw flavors with Buttermilk and Blue Cheese Slaw.

Buttermilk and Blue Cheese Slaw
Recipe via My Recipes

 

Honey Mustard Brussels Sprouts Slaw is gluten-free and can be eaten as a side or a salad.

Honey Mustard Brussels Sprouts Slaw
Image and Recipe via Cookie and Kate

 

This Carrot Apple and Walnut Salad is light and delicious, but is also easy without the slicing of a normal slaw.

Carrot Apple and Walnut Salad
Image and Recipe via Natasha’s Kitchen

 

This Red Cabbage, Cranberry, and Apple Slaw is a crunchy, flavorful option for any picnic or BBQ.

Red Cabbage, Cranberry, and Apple Slaw
Image and Recipe via My Recipes

 

Jicama Slaw is a fuss-free dish with south-of-the-border flavors, perfect for tacos.

Image and Recipe via My Recipes

 

This Broccoli Slaw with Oranges and Crunchy Noodles is a light blend of Asian flavors with a peppery punch.

Broccoli Slaw with Oranges and Crunchy Noodles
Image and Recipe via My Recipes

 

Thai Cabbage Slaw is made with all different kinds of veggies and is great served with grilled steak, chicken, or fajitas.

Thai Cabbage Slaw
Image and Recipe via My Recipes