Healthy Recipes

Tropical Mango Bowls with Citrus Drizzle

This post was created in partnership with the National Mango Board. All opinions are our own. Meet our new favorite 30 minute recipe: tropical mango bowls! Healthy bowl meals are not only incredibly delicious, they’re beautiful and simple to make: the triple threat of weeknight cooking, am I right? Mangos weren’t always part of Alex and […]

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ROASTED VEGETABLE ORZO

Entrée, Side, Summer Sara Forte · May 23, 2018 I posted a photo of this in my insta stories a few days ago as part of the meal prep I do for another family. So, per request, it will live here too. This is an older Ina Garten recipe that I changed by adding more […]

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Vegan Sesame Crusted Avocado Salad

© 2018 Green Kitchen Stories Vegan Sesame Crusted Avocado Salad I have to admit that I had my doubts about this recipe. While I was coating each avocado wedge in almond flour and sesame seeds, I couldn’t help but think that it was a waste of time (and two ripe avocados) to bake it when it tastes perfectly good […]

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Rosy Rhubarb Mule

Spring in Portland is something else. In California, it meant asparagus and strawberries and a few cherry blossoms. It meant longer days. It felt promising. But the shift was subtle, and it always left me wanting a little more. In the northwest, the transition to spring feels life-affirming. It offers a break from the relentless […]

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Green Curry Noodle Bowl

Post sponsored by GE Appliances. See below for more details. It’s no secret that I love a good noodle bowl, especially when it’s topped with an egg. However, I realized I’ve never shared one of my favorite ways to eat noodles: bathed in a delicious broth. These noodles get help from my favorite green curry […]

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Hot Pink Rhubarb Compote

When I was growing up in Minnesota, my parents had a garden and in the back was a big old rhubarb plant. It looked like a giant weed. I remember trying a bite of the greenish pink stalk raw from the cutting board as my mom chopped it for a dessert. UGH, was it tart and […]

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PISTACHIO RHUBARB LOAF

A single scoop from Thrifty was just over a dollar. The ice cream scoop was kind of a rounded cylinder shape, and it made a “click clack” noise when the attendant would release your chosen flavor into the sugar cone or cup. It was more like a scoop and a half, really. I consistently chose […]

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Spring Picnic Bread

Picnic season is finally upon us and we have been kicking it off with two new favorite things. The first one is a bike and the other is a bread. We have been dreaming of a Danish cargo bike for years and years, and last month we finally splurged on this one. It’s the perfect vehicle for us because we can fit all […]