Slow Cooker Mushroom Chicken and Vegetables

Slow Cooker Mushroom Chicken and Vegetables

Four boneless skinless chicken breasts 1 small white onion, sliced 6 raw carrots, peeled and chopped 6 red potatoes, chopped 1 cup mushrooms, sliced 2 garlic cloves 1 tsp. black pepper 2 cups low-sodium chicken broth 1 can organic cream of mushroom soup (like Amy’s or if you’re diary-free try Imagine) Place chicken breasts in … Read More

Slow Cooker Chicken Parmesan

Slow Cooker Chicken Parmesan

Four boneless skinless chicken breasts 1 jar marinara sauce (preferably organic with minimal sugar) 1 box whole-wheat penne or spaghetti pasta 2 cups fresh broccoli florets 4 slices part-skim mozzarella cheese Place four boneless skinless chicken breasts in the crockpot and cover with 1 jar of marinara sauce. Cook on High for 3 ½ – 4 … Read More

Family Night Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

Family Night Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

4 boneless skinless chicken breasts 1 cup multi-colored bell peppers, sliced 1 small onion, chopped ½ cup cremini mushrooms, sliced 2 cups low-sodium chicken broth 2 Tbsp. olive oil Mexican Seasoning blend (like Frontier Organic) 1 small container of plain low-fat Greek yogurt (to use as a sour cream substitute or low-fat sour cream) 1 … Read More

Recipe of the Week: Family Night Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

Marinate 4 chicken breasts in 2 Tbsp. olive oil and Mexican Seasoning blend and cover in the refrigerator for at least two hours. Place chicken in a crockpot and cover with sliced bell peppers, mushrooms, onion and chicken broth. Cook on High for 3 1/2 hours (can also make on low for 7 hours).

Fall Wellness Mind and Body Reboot

Fall Wellness Mind and Body Reboot

I have always considered September your Second Chance January. After indulging over the summer months, it is a time to ground yourself in a routine and revisit your wellness goals. Here are some tips to recommit to your priorities and give your mind and body a reboot. Reevaluate Your Goals Are you still working on … Read More

The Benefits of Eating Soup

The Benefits of Eating Soup

There’s nothing like a steaming bowl of soup on a winter day! But don’t restrict your soup eating to only the cold months because soup has many health benefits that you can reap year-round. Soup is Nutritious Vegetable and broth-based soups provide nourishment in the form of vitamins, minerals, fiber, and nutrients. Adding beans and/or … Read More

Erin Clifford’s Holiday Gift Guide

Erin Clifford’s Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are practically here which means it’s time to start holiday gift buying! Here are some of my favorite health-related things, which would make fab gifts for your girlfriends. Time to shop! Dutch Oven An enameled cast-iron Dutch Oven is my all-time favorite kitchen essential. It is extremely versatile and the perfect kitchen tool … Read More