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emily's fresh kitchen, smoothie recipe, macaroni smoothie, hormone smoothie

Strawberry Maca Cacao Smoothie

Maca root powder is a supplement with many health benefits. It helps balance hormones, improve libido, increase energy, and boost the immune system.

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emily's fresh kitchen, eat heal thrive, kiwi smoothie, green smoothie

Kiwi Green Smoothie

This Kiwi Green Smoothie is clean and refreshing with a sweet and tart flavor. The kiwis are high in fiber and have a large dose of vitamin C as well as other immune-boosting nutrients. Kiwis are also known to aid in digestion.

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emily's fresh kitchen, eat heal thrive, egg cups, keto egg cups, paleo egg cups

Green Chili and Sausage Egg Cups

These Green Chili and Sausage Egg Cups are the perfect thing to have on hand for a quick breakfast or snack. They can be eaten warmed up or cold. You would never know they are dairy free because the coconut milk gives them a creamy consistency.

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emily's fresh kitchen, eat heal thrive, almond brittle, paleo candy, honey almond brittle

Honey Almond Brittle

Growing up, peanut brittle was a treat we had during Christmastime. When I first learned to make it, I was amazed by how the addition of baking soda made the hot liquid sugar mixture puff up, causing the candy to be light and airy once it cooled.

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emily's fresh kitchen, gluten free chocolate chip cookie

Gluten Free Crunch Cookies

I love a chocolate chip cookie that is soft but has a little crunch to it. In this version, I use puffed quinoa to achieve the crunch. I order the puffed quinoa from nuts.com. These cookies are gluten and dairy free and sweetened with coconut sugar, but you would never know it.

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emily's fresh kitchen, pumpkin pie smoothie

Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

Pumpkin pie is a popular dessert this time of year. Making a smoothie is a healthful way to enjoy the taste of pumpkin pie without all the extra refined sugar and calories.

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emily's fresh kitchen, eat heal thrive, power smoothie, raw smoothie

Power Smoothie

This is my go-to smoothie for after a workout or to drink as a meal on the go. It is full of unprocessed natural plant based proteins, fats, and fiber. The blueberries add a healthy dose of antioxidants without adding too much sugar.

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Banana Almond Cacao Smoothie

When I had my raw detox business, I served this smoothie for lunch on day 2. I strategically placed it on the detox at that time because it tastes like a milkshake and my clients didn’t feel like they were on a detox when drinking it.

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emily's fresh kitchen, eat heal thrive, protein bites

Puffed Quinoa and Peanut Butter Protein Bites

It is nice to have a healthy snack on hand after a workout or to hold you over between meals. Quick and easy to make, these protein bites fit the bill. They have plenty of protein and good fat to keep you satisfied.

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emily's fresh kitchen, grain free apple muffin, paleo muffin

Grain Free Apple Streusel Muffins

These muffins are moist, delicious and taste like a dessert. But since they are made with almond flour and sweetened with honey, they are actually a healthy breakfast or snack.

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