Category: snack

Salad Rolls with Pineapple and Pineapple Mint Dipping Sauce (Vegan/GF)

Originally posted on Foodie On Board:
Salad Rolls with Pineapple and Pineapple Mint Dipping Sauce Well, Angie has gotten me so thrilled to participate in her Healthy Recipe Challenge, that I can’t stop thinking about leafy greens and pineapple! Out of the blue, recipes…

Recipe: Chocolate Bliss Balls (vegan, paleo)

Originally posted on Broke with expensive taste:
Perfect Sunday breakfast Bliss balls are everywhere on health food blogs and in shops and they’re surprisingly easy to make! These ones have 100 calories each so provide a great afternoon pick me up/alternative to chocolate or…

Press-It Thursday: Homemade “Lara Bars” with Goji Berries | Roxana’s Kitchen

  Today’s recipe is from the blog-Roxanna’s Kitchen. Roxanna lives in Chicago and works in the food industry. She says she “Cooks in her spare time and reads recipes obsessively.” When I first went gluten-free, I struggled to find good snacks that actually tasted good,…

Press-It Thursday: Date Sugar — Sukkari Life

We all know that RAW HONEY is very healthy, which is the sugar that is highest in phytochemicals that heal the body. However, there is one “sugar” that is even healthier than raw honey, and is highest in vitamins, minerals and antioxidants.  The healthiest sweetener isn’t…

Wake-up Wednesday: 10 diabetic friendly recipes with yogurt

Do you eat fruit flavored yogurt? When we here the word YOGURT, we often think of health food. However, that isn’t always the case. Would it surprise you that regular, fruit flavored yogurt is equivalent to 2.7 Krispy Kreme doughnuts?  

10 Healthy Protein Bar Recipes

Hello everyone! It’s so good to be back after my week long hiatus. I spent the week studying for my big exam. (I got an “A”!) I missed all of you and am ready to dive back into the world of blogging. After a…

17 Probiotic-Rich Recipes | Yuri Elkaim

Did you know the bacteria in your gut (probiotics) out weigh the cells in our body 10 to 1! That’s right your gut is TEAMING with bacteria, but they are very important part of the digestive process.

Mare Bear Bars/Spice Chicks of Drip

These deliciously healthy treats are made with nuts, dried fruit, oats, almond butter and DATES. Dates act as the glue and sweetener in these wonderful bars. And, as you may have guessed, they contain numerous health benefits. Here is an infographic showing the nutrition…

Beetroot and Toasted Walnut Hummus

Beetroot and Toasted Walnut Hummus

Cooking with Chef Jacob: The Importance of Teaching Kids to cook

My blogs have gotten a bit serious here at The Purple Almond lately, so I decided it was time to lighten things up a bit. Starting with cooking with kids. I tried to get my kids to learn my love of cooking from a young…