If you’re trying to feed your family healthfully and your last name isn’t Hilton, you ought to get friendly with your slow cooker. Here are 10 of our favourite healthy slow cooker recipes!
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With just 10 minutes of work, this chicken corn chowder cooks all day while you’re at work or play. Creamy and comforting while still light on calories & gluten-free, this recipe is a perfect weeknight dinner.
It’s raining, it’s pouring… time for soup! This creamy, delicious soup is gluten-free and light on calories. Perfect at a dinner party or just slurping up for a comforting weekday lunch.
Fall and baking just go together like, well, baking and elastic waistbands. Rather than bake yourself into a cookie coma, use your kitchen powers for good and make a batch of these moist & fluffy apple cinnamon muffins. Protein? Check. Fibre? Check. Vitamins? Check. Mouthwatering deliciousness? Double check.
These meaty chicken nuggets are lightly breaded and baked until crispy. They’ve got just the right amount of naughty to get everyone excited about dinner without all the hydrogenated fat, sugar and mechanically-separated chicken-like product of those other nuggets. Plus, no crappy toy to secretly throw in the garbage while no one’s looking. #winning
There’s still room for treats in a wholesome diet. Sometimes you need that hot fudge sundae with extra peanuts because ICE CREAM TRUCK. Summer only lasts so long, after all. But for your average day, how about a make-ahead low-calorie frozen treat with a creamy centre and crispy chocolate coating? We thought so.
Chicken breasts. Amazing how such an expensive cut of protein can be so utterly, totally tasteless…if it’s cooked improperly. Not you. No more. Batch cook your chicken breasts for healthy lunches and dinners all week with this mess-free, low-calorie and — most importantly — moist and delicious method!
We all oughtta eat more fish. Not only is it a nutrition goldmine, packed with healthy fats and protein, it cooks quickly and flakes into the most delicious kid-friendly morsels when it’s done properly. When you realize how quickly this fish dinner comes together, you’ll start adding it to your regular weeknight rotation. You can pretend you slaved […]
Running this summer? High fives to you, mama. Bootcamping? Way to go. Running around a playground for 3 hours? Awesome. Scrambling around for daycare drop-off and missing breakfast? We got you covered. Whatever stresses you’re putting your body through, you’ve got to put good stuff in — protein, carbohydrate, and fat — to refuel. Because […]
We eat a lot of quinoa. Why? Because it’s easy to make, cooks quickly, and reheats well or tastes fab cold! It’s the new rice. Plus, quinoa — technically a seed, not a grain — is gluten free, packed with fibre, and full of protein. Here’s one of our new fave ways to dish up […]