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Category : Breakfast

EWC’s Top 10 Pregnancy Superfoods!

Hello everyone! We get asked all the time: What should we eat while pregnant. Well, here is our list of the top 10 superfoods to eat while pregnant. Hint: They are amazing for you when breastfeeding too…. and just for everyday health and wellness! After our list, keep reading for some recipes to sneak them in! EWC’s Top Ten Pregnancy Superfoods: (Goal: one or more per day!) Lentils – protein, iron, folate, fiber and calcium Spinach – folic acid, iron, […]

EASY and Healthy Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

So simple to make, yet so healthy. Get your kids to help you mix together these treats. Ingredients: *Makes 14 small cookies **Use organic when possible 3 RIPE bananas well mashed 1 tsp vanilla 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tbsp cacao 1 tbsp hemp seeds 1 tbsp coconut oil 1/4 cup shredded coconut 1/2 cup any flour or go flour-free with almond flour 1 cup whole rolled gluten-free oats 1/3 cup nut butter Handful of dark chocolate chips (to your liking) […]

Berry and Stone Fruit Flourless Cacao Crumble

Flourless, no refined sugar, vegan, gluten free and packed with protein and antioxidants. The easiest dessert you can make and perfect for summer entertaining! No one will miss the refined junk and kid approved. The maple syrup was from our neighbors at the Dirt Road Farm! It feels good to make a healthy dessert with local  ingredients. Ingredients: Serves: 8-10 *Use organic ingredients, when possible 6 cups of any stone fruit or berries (cut, we used a varied of berries […]

Flourless Gluten-free Pancakes Using Just Two Main Ingredients: Banana and Egg

Yes, you heard right: just two whole food ingredients. We can’t get over how simple and healthy these are. Protein, fiber, potassium, nutrient rich powerhouse of a breakfast with no grains! We are huge pancake fans and typically have them once a weekend. It’s my husbands “specialty”. We make them using healthy gluten-free and local ingredients but were excited to find this gem of a recipe. We couldn’t resist to superfood these up EMBODY style with chia, flax, hemp and […]

Chocolate Avocado Superfood Pudding

Easter is over, time to put away the candy and get healthy! Antioxidant rich, no refined sugars, dense nutrients and healthy omega 3 fats. Yes this is dessert you and your kids can feel good about! This vegan and gluten free treat, takes 3 minutes to make. Move over ice cream, this is something better to feed yourself and your family. We make this so many ways! Here are two of our favorite recipes. Get creative. We  added chia, hemp […]

Anti-Inflammatory Banana Muffins

I love to cook, but I am not a baker. I experiment in the kitchen, making concoctions and adding in a little of this and some of that, an avid recipe reader, but not a very good recipe follower. So, baking, which is more of a science than an art, is not really my forte. So, when Olivia’s first birthday approached and I knew I wanted to make her a healthy Smash Cake, I got a little anxious. How would I make […]

Recipe: Chocolate Chia Superfood Bites

These little Chocolate Chia Superfood Bites pack a big punch. Don’t be fooled by their truffle-like appearance and decadently delicious taste. They are nutrient dense, protein rich, Omega-3 boasting, energy enhancing powerhouses! Say that three times fast! Made from superfoods without any refined grains or sugars, these vegan, take-anywhere snacks are great for pre or post workout fueling, breakfast on-the-go, or a mid afternoon snack to power you through that 4pm slump. We even love them as dessert. Almonds are […]

Too Good To Be True: Healthy Superfood Cake (Vegan, GF, DF)

Go on and ring in the New Year with this extremely simple superfood, vegan and gluten free cake recipe. It will certainly become your go-to healthy treat, great for breakfast, dessert and fabulous for gift giving too. This airy sponge cake is made from a combination of superfoods: flax, chia and hemp seeds, coconut oil, maple syrup, cocao, brown rice flour and blueberries. To make this vegan we use banana as an As egg replacement and vegan chocolate chips. Adding chocolate chips and you favorite nut […]

Healthy Homemade Power Granola

I used to buy my granola from local bakeries and supermarkets. Granola is so good over yogurt and drizzled with honey or sprinkled over ice cream. It makes a great snack by the handful. This cereal alternative is touted as a “health food” over and over again, but if you look at the ingredient list and the nutrition label, you’ll soon discover it can be a diet sabotage! I realized this “healthy” breakfast staple was laden with processed sugars and unhealthy […]

A Simple, Quick, Portable Superfood Breakfast

Join the chia seed revolution! To read the full article in the Epoch Times, click here If you haven’t tried chia seeds yet, this simple pudding with endless variations may be what gets you started. With a prep time of less than five minutes and overnight refridgeration, chia pudding makes my mornings smoother, and solves the issue of getting the kids nutritiously fed without making a complete mess in the kitchen. This recipe is a family affair at our home. My […]