Most store-bought granola has lots of sugar in it. Depending on what brand you pick up, you’ll find many sugars that fail the Kitchen Test, as well as just more sugar in a food than your body and blood sugar should handle in one sitting. Rather than skip out on granola this month, try making it yourself!
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Okay, so the title of this post might be just a little bit of hyperbole. But really, they’re pretty darn good. Want to know why?
Teff is a great quick-cooking grain. As a porridge or “polenta,” it cooks up creamy with a light delicate crunch which makes it highly adaptable for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, even for dessert. It cooks in about 15 minutes, perfect for busy weekdays.
It can be a challenge to bring the kids into the kitchen, especially when they are really young. But putting up with all of those challenges can help teach kids how to prepare their own food, make healthy food choices, and try new ingredients, like in this mango lassi.
I serve these eggs several times a week, adjusting the type of greens or other additions depending on what’s in the fridge. Sometimes I add mushrooms and bacon, sometimes onions and kale. Feel free to mix it up with whatever you have on hand.
I think it’s imperative for people to know that eating right doesn’t have to be complicated, and more importantly (except for during this challenge, of course) it doesn’t have to be all-or-nothing. So as you near the end of your own challenge, I encourage you to think about what unprocessed rules will soon become your own “new normal.”
Outside of the olive oil, salt, and pepper, every ingredient in my roasted potato and kale frittata came from our CSA so I knew they were “safe” for October Unprocessed… and when combined together, they made for an incredibly delicious and nutritious dish that’s perfect for breakfast or dinner!
Hi. My name is Dani Spies and I’m an ex-wannabe perfectionist. Oh the time and energy I wasted on trying to do “the healthy thing” the “right” way only to be constantly “trying again” or “starting over.” Any of you who have ever struggled with trying to “be healthy” can understand, I’m sure.