Tag: food

Crispy Parsnip Bites

If you are looking for a healthy side dish or snack, you must try this parsnip recipe. Did you know that Parsnips were heart healthy? It is almost Valentine’s Day so why not surprise your loved one with this delicious side dish? I am sure they will love it more than chocolate! … well maybe

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Thanksgiving Day Eating Tips

Happy Thanksgiving! This is the holiday where families and friends come together to share a meal and express what they are thankful for. The traditional Thanksgiving meal has been slightly enhanced over the years and at least in my experience there is always way too much food and aside from the Turkey there is a

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The Healing Powers of Reishi Mushrooms

After learning about our dog’s cancer earlier this month, my husband and I began doing tons of research on cancer fighting foods. We completely changed Desmond’s diet and at the same time made some changes in our own diets. On top of eating clean and organic foods we started looking into supplements. Did you know

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Healthy Cinco De Mayo Snacks

It is Cinco De Mayo and that means everyone is getting sloshed on margs and chowin down on tacos and burritos. Well, here at Good Craving I try to find ways to still enjoy such holidays but stay healthy! Here is a quick Cinco De Mayo themed recipe for you all to enjoy 🙂 Joseph’s

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Shredded Brussel Sprout Salad

Happy Easter to all who celebrate! In an attempt to eat clean (then I saw the Ricotta pie..) I made a salad to bring over to my family’s Easter Lunch. I had something similar to this a few weeks ago at a restaurant and tried to re-create it. This is close to what I had

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Fresh PB & Coconut Almond Meal Cookies

I made homemade almond milk tonight and it tasted SO good! When all was said and done I had a big bag of almond meal leftover from my blended almonds. I decided to throw in the mixer with some fixins and make a quick batch of cookies. If you ever find yourself in that situation,

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Strawberry Banana Icy Almond Shake

If you love dessert like I LOVE dessert, then you must try this recipe. You can make this as a shake or if you want to feel like your eating icecream add more ice and have a chunkier consistency so you can eat it with a spoon. Ingredients 1 cup whole frozen strawberries 1 ripe

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Sweet Potato & Plantain Nacho Explosion

Growing up I loved when my Dad would make nachos. He called it the”explosion at the taco factory”. It was made layer by layer with cheese, veggies, meat, and of course nacho chips.  Here is my healthier spin on what I grew up with… Ingredients: 2 Plantains 1 medium Sweet Potato 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese

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Kale and Pumpkin Seed Rainbow Salad

You can eat the rainbow and avoid the skittles! (get it?) Try my Kale and Pumpkin Seed Rainbow Salad on for size and skip the candy. I promise you will feel fantastic after a bowl of this! Salad Ingredients: 1 bunch of  Lacinato Kale 1 cup sliced purple cabbage 1/4 sweet onion 3 long colored carrots

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Raw Food Reset: Day 3

Today was the final day of the Raw Food Reset Challenge. I wanted to do this challenge to help me heal from in the inside out. I am still nursing my leg injury, but I believe that by incorporating so many vegetables and fruits into my diet for the last three days I have helped

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