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Ripe and Fresh Plum Recipes

Healthy Plum Recipes

These healthy plum recipes are a great way to kick off your healthy eating in 2016.

First up was a Baked Breakfast Quinoa with Plums and Pistachios that’s a tasty start to the day.

Baked Breakfast Quinoa with Plums and Pistachios
Image and Recipe via How Sweet Eats

 

This Cinnamon Plum Smoothie is a great way to kickstart healthy snacking this year.

Cinnamon Plum Smoothie
Image and Recipe via Savory Nothings

 

Pork Tenderloin with Sweet Balsamic Plum Sauce-Glaze is a savory way to eat your fruit.

Pork Tenderloin with Sweet Balsamic Plum Sauce-Glaze
Image and Recipe via Julia’s Album

 

Muscovado Blueberry Plum Sorbet is a great alternative to ice cream any time of year.

Muscovado Blueberry Plum Sorbet
Image and Recipe via Simple Bites

 

Honey Roasted Plums with Thyme and Olive Oil make a delicious side or dessert.

Honey Roasted Plums
Image and Recipe via The Iron You

 

Plum Chutney works as an appetizer or as a savory sauce for your favorite meal.

Image and Recipe via Eating Well

 

Plum Cream ‘n Crumble is the perfect healthy dessert for your whole family.

Plum Cream ‘n Crumble
Image and Recipe via Can Carmelo
Fruit and Veggies More Matters Month

Fruit and Veggies More Matters Month

It’s Fruit and Veggies More Matters Month, so we helped you learn about eating more each day this week.

Do you know what a serving of fruit looks like? You might be surprised how much you get.

What a Serving of Fruit Looks Like
Image via Popsugar

 

Do you know the best ways to cook certain veggies? This can help you.

 

Make sure you know how long your fresh fruits and veggies are good for.

Which Produce Should I Eat First?
Image via Huffington Post

 

This simple guide can help you figure out when your fruits and veggies are ripest.

 

Mason jar salads are a popular and easy way to get your veggies in. Try these recipes.

Mason Jar Salads
Image via Buzzfeed

 

Have you heard of zoodles? Learn how you can make pasta out of veggies like zucchini.

Zucchini Pasta
Image and Recipe via Cook Eat Paleo

 

Use this handy chart to figure out when your favorite fruits and veggies are in-season. And learn more.

Healthy Dessert

Healthy Desserts

This week in food, we helped you indulge without breaking your diet with healthy desserts.

This Fresh Coconut Cake is a delicious show-stopper.

Fresh Coconut Cake
Image and Recipe via My Recipes

 

Try these rich Broiled Banana Splits for your next ice cream craving.

Image and Recipe via Food Network

 

This Blueberry-Peach Cobbler uses fruit that isn’t ripe, so it’s easy to make year-round.

Blueberry-Peach Cobbler
Image and Recipe via My Recipes

 

At just 80 calories a serving, these Mocha Phyllo Cups will help your chocolate fix.

Mocha Phyllo Cups
Image and Recipe via My Recipes

 

These Lemon-Earl Grey Squares are a perfect afternoon treat with a hot cup of tea.

Lemon-Earl Grey Squares
Image and Recipe via My Recipes

 

Make this Lemon Cake with Lemon Meringue Frosting for a special dessert that won’t ruin your healthy eating.

Lemon Cake with Lemon Meringue Frosting
Image and Recipe via Food Network

 

These Gingered Blueberry Shortcakes are the perfect dessert for when you’re missing summer weather and flavors.

Gingered Blueberry Shortcakes
Image and Recipe via My Recipes