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California Avocado Month

California Avocado Month

It’s California Avocado Month, and we can help you use the versatile produce in many different kinds of healthy avocado recipes this summer.

First up are Blueberry Avocado Muffins that are tasty and probably healthier than what you grab at the coffee shop.

Blueberry Avocado Muffins

 

Whip up this Avocado and Egg Breakfast Pizza for a fun breakfast your kids will love.

Avocado and Egg Breakfast Pizza
Image and Recipe via The Kitchn

 

These Coconut Avocado Frozen Pops are a refreshing, tropical summer treat.

Coconut Avocado Popsicles


This easy Pan-Seared Salmon with Creamy Avocado Sauce is as beautiful as it is delicious.

Pan-Seared Salmon with Creamy Avocado Sauce

 

Whip up Avocado Black Bean Quesadillas for a healthy appetizer or meatless entrée.

Avocado Black Bean Quesadillas

Avocado Black Bean Quesadillas

 

This Turkey Bacon and Avocado Grilled Cheese is sure to become a new comfort food favorite.

Turkey Bacon and Avocado Grilled Cheese

 

Lighten up your family’s favorite dessert with Fudgy Avocado Brownies with Avocado Frosting.

Fudgy Avocado Brownies with Avocado Frosting

Healthy Bean Recipes

Healthy Bean Recipes

Lighten up meals this summer by sneaking in more healthy plant protein with this week’s healthy bean recipes.

Dinner will be ready in 30 minutes with this Creamy Polenta with Mushrooms and Beans.

Creamy Vegan Polenta with Mushrooms and Beans

 

Skip the meat in today’s Taco Tuesday with Pinto Bean Fajita Tacos with Cilantro Chile Lime Marinade.

Pinto Bean Fajita Tacos with Cilantro Chile Lime Marinade – Vegan Fajitas

 

Add some protein to your sweet tooth treat with White Bean Blondies.

White Bean Blondies

 

This plant-based Sweet Potato Black Bean Burger is perfect for summer nights.

Sweet Potato Black Bean Burger

 

Whip up Chocolate Black Bean Blender Muffins the whole family will love.

Chocolate Black Bean Blender Muffins {High Protein}

 

Meatless Black Bean Loaf with Creamy Avocado Verde Sauce is a great alternative to traditional meatloaf.

The Most Delicious Meatless Black Bean Loaf with Creamy Avocado Verde Sauce (vegan, gluten free)

 

Make this beautiful Butternut Squash and Black Bean Enchilada Skillet for a tasty dinner together.

Butternut Squash and Black Bean Enchilada Skillet

Healthy Chocolate Recipes

Healthy Chocolate Recipes

It’s American Chocolate Week, and you don’t have to break your healthy diet to enjoy it with these healthy chocolate recipes.

Whip up a simple and indulgent Greek Yogurt Chocolate Mousse that will impress anyone.

Greek Yogurt Chocolate Mousse

 

These tasty No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Crunch Bars are the perfect kid-friendly treat.

Healthy No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Crunch Bars (Vegan, Gluten Free)

 

This Chocolate Banana Frozen Yogurt Bark is a cool, refreshing treat when you’re craving ice cream.

Chocolate Banana Frozen Yogurt Bark

 

Chocolate Quinoa Cake is a great replacement for your sugary boxed cake mix.

Chocolate Quinoa Cake

 

Treat yourself with these beautiful Raw Chocolate Raspberry Slices.

Raw Chocolate Raspberry Slices
Image and Recipe via Frankie’s Feast

 

Skip the candy bar with these healthy and easy Chocolate Coconut Balls.

Healthy Chocolate Coconut Balls

 

Skinny Double Chocolate Banana Muffins are a great way to start your morning if you have a sweet tooth.

Skinny Double Chocolate Banana Muffins

Healthy Date Recipes for Date Week

It’s Date Week, which makes it the perfect time to make the most of this versatile fruit. These healthy date recipes are a great way to lighten your favorite sweet treats.

First up are easy, flavorful Orange Walnut Cream Cheese Stuffed Dates, which are the perfect party bite.

Orange Walnut Cream Cheese Stuffed Dates
Image and Recipe via The Well Floured Kitchen

 

Looking for a healthy breakfast perfect for your family’s sweet tooth? Try these No-Sugar Apple Cinnamon Healthy Muffins.

No-Sugar Apple Cinnamon Healthy Muffins

No Sugar Apple Cinnamon Healthy Muffins

 

This Easy Grain-Free Cinnamon Date Granola is perfect for breakfast or a snack.

Easy Grain Free Cinnamon Date Granola

 

Vegan Mini Powdered Donuts are some of the healthiest donuts you’ve ever had.

Vegan Mini Powdered Donuts

 

These Hemp & Pumpkin Seed Oat Bars are great for busy afternoons.

Hemp & Pumpkin Seed Oat Bars
Image and Recipe via Trinity’s Conscious Kitchen

 

Make Spiced Pumpkin Loaf with Dates and Pecans for a warm winter treat.

Spiced pumpkin loaf with dates and pecans

 

Cookie Dough Brownies you don’t have to feel guilty about are less than an hour away.

Cookie Dough Brownies Vegan, Gluten-free & Sweetened With Dates

National Fresh Squeezed Juice Week

National Fresh Squeezed Juice Week

It’s National Fresh Squeezed Juice Week, and adding freshly squeezed juices to your diet can be a great way to get more vitamins and nutrients from fruits and veggies.

First up, Glowing Skin Green Juice sweetened by apple is great for staying hydrated.

Glowing Skin Green Juice

 

Make this Super Healthy Vegan Orange Julius at home for a healthy treat.

Super Healthy Vegan Orange Julius
Image and Recipe via Vegan Vigilante

 

This refreshing Anti-Inflammatory Juice will have you dreaming of warmer weather.

Fresh Anti-Inflammatory Juice

 

Beautiful pink Beet Ginger Detox Juice is perfect for sneaking more veggies into your kids’ diets.

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Image and Recipe via The Harvest Kitchen

 

Get your daily dose of Vitamin C with this green Fresh Kiwi-Grape Juice.

Fresh Kiwi-Grape Juice
Image and Recipe via Martha Stewart

 

Lighten up your lemon and feel like you’re at the spa with this Cleansing Cucumber Lemonade.

Cleansing Cucumber Lemonade

 

Help your immune system be prepared for winter colds with an extra dose of Vitamins A and C in Winter Vitamin-Boosting Juice.

Winter Vitamin Boosting Juice

No Sugar Added Recipes

No Sugar Added Recipes

It’s Sugar Awareness Week, so we’re helping you cut back on sugar with no sugar added recipes to replace processed staples and sweet treats.

Make a big batch of this Homemade Marinara Sauce and freeze it to avoid sugary jarred sauce.

Homemade Marinara Sauce

 

Don’t have dessert for breakfast, make Healthy No Sugar Added Blueberry Muffins.

Healthy No Sugar Added Blueberry Muffins

 

You won’t believe this beautiful Chocolate Chia Pudding Parfait is good for you.

Chocolate Chia Pudding Parfait
Image and Recipe via Bourbon and Honey

 

Give your kids a healthy snack with the Best Slow Cooker Homemade Applesauce.

How to Make the Best Slow-Cooker Homemade Applesauce

 

This easy Pineapple Vegan Ice Cream is a refreshing treat that you can whip up in minutes.

Pineapple Vegan Ice Cream
Image and Recipe via Yummy Mummy Kitchen

 

These Homemade Blueberry Nectarine Swirl Roll-Ups are made of nothing but fruit.

 

Whip up this super simple Easy Homemade Salsa and skip the store-bought.

Easy Homemade Salsa

National Food Holiday Recipes

National Food Holiday Recipes

This week, we’re celebrating with national food holiday recipes that feature popular holiday dishes and ingredients perfect for a week of entertaining. 

First up for National Pumpkin Pie Day, indulge without the guilt with the Ultimate Healthy Pumpkin Pie.

The Ultimate Healthy Pumpkin Pie

 

For National Candy Cane Day, make breakfast for visiting family special with Dark Chocolate Peppermint Muffins.

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Muffins with Soothing Peppermint oil {Grain Free}

 

Beat fruitcake’s bad rap for National Fruitcake Day with these gorgeous Mini Fruitcakes.

mini fruitcakes

 

Whip up Dark Chocolate Bark with Dried Fruit for an easy and beautiful National Chocolate Day treat.

Dark Chocolate Bark with Dried Fruit Recipe

 

It’s National Pepper Pot Day, and Pepper Pot is a Caribbean stew, especially popular in Philly and at Christmastime. Try making your own.

Pepper Pot
Image and Recipe via Saveur

 

It’s National Bacon Day, and a little bacon goes a long way in this delicious Creamy Butternut Squash Alfredo.

Creamy Butternut Squash Alfredo Pasta

 

It’s time for a new year! Clear out your leftover cranberry sauce and impress your guests with Easy Cranberry Brie Crostini.

Easy Cranberry Brie Crostini