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Slow Cooker Smoky Black Beans (V, VF, GF, DF)

thefitforkfeed - September 2, 2016

Well, well, well, here we are again with another Mexican inspired recipe.  It only took me a few weeks to come up with another one.  You guys should know by now, that I love Mexican food.  I grew up in Southern California, so salsa runs through my veins.  School has started back up again and I’ve been busy between exercising (summer bodies are made in …

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Beet Deviled Eggs (GF, DF, Vegetarian, Paleo)

thefitforkfeed - August 26, 2016

Hi friends! How are you?  I’ve been frantically getting things ready for my son to go back to school this week so things have been a little nuts around here.  I’m finally back in my routine of exercising after 3 weeks of wine, cocktails, summer vacations and indulging.  Speaking of indulging, my friend had a party last weekend to celebrate (or grieve, whichever you are …

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Creamy Superfood Guacamole with Charred Tomatoes (GF, DF, VF, V)

thefitforkfeed - July 15, 2016

Want to be winning the guacamole game at your next party?  Try making this guacamole loaded with salty pickled jalapenos, zesty lime, cilantro, topped with superfood chia and sweet and juicy tomatoes!  It’s a nice variation on the classic but this little beauty has an added benefit of chia which will give you an extra boost of Omega3’s, fiber, minerals and of course adds a little crunch!  I …

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Roasted Portobello Mushroom Tacos with Corn, Black Beans & Smoky Veggie Salsa (GF, DF, VF, Vegan)

thefitforkfeed - July 12, 2016

Happy Taco Tuesday again!  Aka, taco everyday in our house.  Who doesn’t love a delicious and easy taco recipe?  If you follow me on Snapchat (all the cool kids are doing it), you would have seen me make this 20 minute oven roasted salsa last week.  I accidentally created this recipe while at a friend’s house.  She had some leftover veggies (tomatoes, jalapeno, zucchini, garlic, & …

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Lemony Caprese Pasta Salad with Basil Vinaigrette (DF, VF, Vegan)

thefitforkfeed - June 9, 2016

Ahhhhhh summertime…A time for relaxing on the patio, warm breezes, cocktails by the fire pit (or beach preferably) and for eating this salad.  Imagine creamy orzo pasta tossed with the seasons best tomatoes, crunchy red onion, lush mozzarella, sweet roasted peppers all tossed with a citrusy vinaigrette made from lemon juice, lemon oil, basil and spinach.  Are you there?  Have you transported to summer?  Ok, …

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Mexican Taco Hummus (GF, DF, V, VF)

thefitforkfeed - May 4, 2016

This is quite possibly the best hummus you’ll ever have!  It is so creamy, with hints of Mexican spices and zesty jalapeno!  I’ve been dying to share this recipe since last week and now I can make the big reveal as we are nearing Cinco De Mayo.  As you have probably noticed from my previous posts that I’m SUPER into Mexican cuisine and the more …

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Cowboy Caviar with Creamy Avocado, Herb & Pumpkin Seed Vinaigrette (GF, DF, V, VF)

thefitforkfeed - May 3, 2016

Cinco De Mayo is coming!  Cinco De Mayo is coming!  Do you know what you’re making yet?  Ok, good.  Because THIS IS IT!  It’s so easy to make and comes together in 10 minutes. Simply chop a rainbow of crunchy vegetables, whiz around the dressing in a blender or food processor, add some black beans, and BOOM…You are the star of your Cinco De Mayo …

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Rustic Olive, Sundried Tomato & Pistachio Tapenade Spread (GF, DF, VF, V)

thefitforkfeed - April 5, 2016

This rustic olive, sundried tomato, and pistachio tapenade is the perfect appetizer to bring to parties, BBQ’s, and outdoor events.  It takes 5 minutes to throw together in a food processor so it’s fast and great for a last minute get together.  Meaty, salty olives are pureed with sweet sundried tomatoes and crunchy fiber rich pistachios.  The longer it sits, the better it gets so …

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