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Amie Valpone, HHC, AADP is a Manhattan based Personal Chef, Culinary Nutritionist, Professional Recipe Developer and Food Writer specializing in simple Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free ‘Clean’ recipes for the home cook.  She is the Editor-in-Chief of The Healthy Apple. Amie has served as a brand ambassador for many well-known healthy living companies contributing to their websites, attending conferences and food expos across the nation on their behalf.  Amie’s insights and advice appears on The Huffington Post, Martha Stewart Radio, the Doctors, YahooShine!, Rodale Institute,  WebMD, The Daily Meal, Bing.com and Livestrong.com.  Amie is the Recipe Editor for Williams Sonoma and Foodily. 

Sweet Quinoa Salad with Ramp and Rhubarb Dressing
(Gluten-Free and Vegan)
Serves 4

  • Ingredients
    For Salad:
    • 2 heads Bibb lettuce
    • 1 1/2 cups red quinoa, cooked
    • 1 cup Daikon radish, shredded
    • 1 cup purple cabbage, shredded
    • 1/2 medium red onion, sliced
    • 1 large carrot, shredded
    • 1 red delicious apple, sliced
    • 1 pint orange cherry tomatoes
    • 1 cup Pomi strained tomato sauce
    • 1/2 cup canned pumpkin
    • 1/3 cup salted pistachios
    For Dressing:
    • 1/4 cup agave nectar (or honey)
    • 1/3 cup green tea, brewed
    • 4 stalks rhubarb, sliced
    • 2 ramps, sliced
    • 1/3 cup apple cider vinegar
    • 1 tsp. spicy brown mustard
    • 1/2 cup flax oil
  • Directions

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Laura Vitale’s PB&J Cookies

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  • 1 cup(s) quinoa, dry
  • 2 teaspoon oil, canola
  • 1 medium onion(s), chopped
  • 4 ounce(s) pepper(s), green chile, canned
  • 2 clove(s) garlic, minced
  • 14 ounce(s) broth, chicken, less sodium, or vegetable broth
  • 1/4 cup(s) seeds, pumpkin, toasted, salted, pepitas
  • 3/4 cup(s) cilantro, fresh, coarsely chopped
  • 1/2 cup(s) scallion(s) (green onions), chopped
  • 2 tablespoon lime juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt

See how to prepare, here

6 Servings
Nutritional Info (Per serving):
Calories: 181, Saturated Fat: 1g, Sodium: 196mg, Dietary Fiber: 3g, Total Fat: 6g, Carbs: 27g, Cholesterol: 1mg, Protein: 7g
Carb Choices: 2

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Food + Photography + Spring + Healthy + Breakfast Pizza = LOVE

(via gettingahealthybody)

Go Green for Spring! 

Who needs a detox diet when you cook with healthy, wholesome ingredients?


  • 1 pounds Brussels sprouts, trimmed and quartered
  • 2 tablespoon oil, walnut
  • 1 tablespoon shallot(s), minced
  • 1/4 teaspoon lemon zest, freshly grated
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon mustard, Dijon, or whole-grain
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • pepper, black ground, to taste

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Fish recipes for any time of day:


Smoked Trout Hash with Mustard Greens

Shrimp-Artichoke Frittata


Mediterranean Tuna Panini

Baby Greens and Salmon Salad with Basil Vinaigrette


Pistachio-Crusted Tuna Steaks

Grilled Lemon-Herb Halibut


Cook-Off: Chef Laura Vitale and Chef Jill Davie Make PB&J Cookies

Chef Laura Vitale’s Healthy PB&J Cookie Recipe
Chef Jill Davie’s Peanut Butter Berry Cookie Recipe
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