Heart Healthy

Savory Pumpkin with Red Onion Garlic and Coconut #SundaySupper

Savory Pumpkin with Red Onion Garlic and Coconut #SundaySupper

It’s pumpkin season and it’s time for pumpkin recipes! I love pumpkins so I decided to jump on the band wagon and blog a pumpkin recipe! Ok I am going to be honest with you; I put off writing this post till the last minute […]

Coconut Banana Bread  With More Fruit & Nuts Than Flour

Coconut Banana Bread With More Fruit & Nuts Than Flour

  Coconut banana bread  with more fruit and nuts than flour. The aroma is filling my home. It’s Sunday night  and I am baking my usual ” healthy” breakfast muffin or bread for my husband and child to grab and go en route to work […]

Homemade Sorrel : The Feel Good Anti Stress Drink

Homemade Sorrel : The Feel Good Anti Stress Drink

  A little while back I got hooked on sorrel, a red Jamaican drink made from sorrel leaves, ginger and spice! There was this little health cafe near my old place of work in DC and I walked up there often to get a glass […]

Chili Guava Smoothie & Some Thoughts On Letting Go

Chili Guava Smoothie & Some Thoughts On Letting Go

  A fresh pink guava blended with some ginger, lemon and a pinch of chili drunk cold with ice cubes is what I am drinking right now! Been in India the past 10 days : a short vacay to see my parents so I have […]

Quinoa  Chickpea Soup With Roasted Garlic & Veggies #SundaySupper

Quinoa Chickpea Soup With Roasted Garlic & Veggies #SundaySupper

  Rustic quinoa chickpea soup bursting with the flavor of roasted veggies, laced with herbs, fresh ginger and garlic! I am not kidding when I say I could eat this soup everyday… well almost everyday 🙂 ! This quinoa chickpea soup is a meal in […]

Slow Cooker Chunky Chicken Tortilla Soup #SundaySupper #GlutenFree

Slow Cooker Chunky Chicken Tortilla Soup #SundaySupper #GlutenFree

  Chunky Chicken Tortilla Soup with a sprinkling of fresh herbs and spices makes a comforting meal.  Fall if here and my Crockpot is out! I love making slow cooker, one pot meals once the cool weather sets in.  Crockpot meals are easy, convenient and […]

Coconut Chicken Curry Meatballs

Coconut Chicken Curry Meatballs

  Chicken meatballs simmered in a creamy sauce poured over rice or pasta is a favorite in my home. I just spoon some over salad when I want to go low carb. This dish is so versatile, it works for every member in my family. […]

Apple Flax Zucchini Bread #GlutenFree #SundaySupper

Apple Flax Zucchini Bread #GlutenFree #SundaySupper

  Healthy Zucchini bread with apples, oats and flax makes a hearty snack or breakfast.  My kids are not really fond of zucchini but they love my zucchini bread! This bread is loaded with zucchini: 3 cups shredded zucchini and one cup shredded apple! You […]

Strawberry Banana Oat Muffins #SundaySupper

Strawberry Banana Oat Muffins #SundaySupper

Gluten free strawberry banana oat muffins crisp on the outside and soft on the inside. My Sunday Supper team is doing a picnic theme and I am bringing strawberry banana oat muffins. To me picnic food has to be portable, easy to transport and require […]

Chicken Saag : Boneless Chicken In Creamy Spinach Sauce #WeekdaySupper

Chicken Saag : Boneless Chicken In Creamy Spinach Sauce #WeekdaySupper

  Chicken Saag! Tender boneless chicken simmered in a creamy spinach sauce laced with Eastern spice! Healthy and easy , chicken saag is a family favorite for a quick weekday supper! I love this dish because It’s veggies and meat rolled into one!! You can […]