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Pistachio Crusted Chicken Fingers

INGREDIENTS 1 package chicken tenders 1 ½  cups ground pistachios (pulverized in food processor) 1 cup flour Egg wash (2 eggs beaten)   INSTRUCTIONS Dredge chicken tenders in flour, then eggwash, then ground pistachios. Bake at 375 for 30 minutes or until cooked through.

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Homemade Almond Butter

INGREDIENTS 16 ounces (3 cups) raw almonds ¼ teaspoon kosher salt ¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 tablespoons maple syrup or honey INSTRUCTIONS Preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Spread the almonds across a large, rimmed baking sheet and toast the almonds for 10 minutes, stirring halfway. Let the almonds cool for 10 minutes. Transfer… Read More Homemade Almond Butter

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Pistachio Avocado Dip

Ingredients 1 cup basil leaves packed 2 cups baby spinach packed 1/2 cup pistachios 1 avocado peeled and pitted 1 lemon juiced 1/2 cup avocado oil I like Chosen Foods brand Instructions Add all ingredients except oil to a food processor and blend well. Drizzle in the avocado oil with the food processor running. More… Read More Pistachio Avocado Dip

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SunButter Energy Bites

A healthy, allergy-free snack for families and kids of all ages! Full of fiber, protein and healthy fat, these energy bites are a summer-time win! Ingredients 1 cup oats ½ cup whey protein (chocolate or vanilla) or non-fat dry milk powder ½ cup Sun Butter (sunflower seed butter) ¼ cup honey Directions Stir the peanut… Read More SunButter Energy Bites

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Excited to announce Fit, Fueled & Fabulous!

I’m thrilled to announce one of my newest endeavors with Unify Frisco and Unify Network LLC! Coming Spring 2018: Fit, Fueled & Fabulous! Fit, Fueled, & Fabulous is a weekly web-based program hosted by nationally known and Frisco-based dietitian Amy Goodson. Distributed through UnifyFrisco’s digital platform, the program includes all things women’s health, nutrition and… Read More Excited to announce Fit, Fueled & Fabulous!

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Here’s Looking at you Halloween Candy: What to do with Leftovers?!

Let’s face it, most houses are haunted with the remnants of piles of Halloween Candy the days and weeks following the festive eve.  Most parents go crazy because their kids want to fill up on the sugary goodness instead of eating fruits and vegetables.  And many moms (and single women who bought candy to give… Read More Here’s Looking at you Halloween Candy: What to do with Leftovers?!