Enjoy Those In-Season Figs Now With This Homemade Fig Preserves Recipe

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Figs are in season! Figs are in season! And today Linda LaRue, creator of The Core Transformer and author of the SOUPer Slim Diet, is giving us the deets on this healthy fruit along with a fig preserves recipe that you can make at home!  Figs …
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Watermelon Rind Pickles Recipe

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Last March, I proudly updated my list of previously hated foods to include the pickle --- specifically the watermelon rind pickle. A far cry from their salty and sour counterparts, these pickle are cinnamon-y and sweet. Enjoy them straight from …
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Recipes for a Naturally Amazing Grill Out

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The following post is sponsored by French's. For our sponsored post policy, click here. If there's one thing I love about summer, it's the abundance of freshness. So many fruits and veggies are in season, and there's no better way to spend an …
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Not Sure What to Do With Juice Pulp? Make This Dish With Your Leftovers!

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Tish got a juicer a year or so ago, and whenever I'm out in LA visiting her, she almost always makes us juice. (I'm so lucky!) Problem is, when she's done, there's all of this beautiful pulp left over. And we're not talking like a tablespoon or two, …
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Make It This Weekend: Grilled Watermelon Recipe

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It's a holiday weekend and you know what that means --- it's time to fire up the barbie! We've shown you how to grill veggies and avocados, and today --- with the help of George Duran, author of Take this Dish and Twist It and host of TLC’s "Ultimate …
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A 6-Layer Salad to Satisfy Everyone

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It's been said I make a pretty decent salad. And not just by me, I swear. Hey, we all have our talents, right? Mine happens to be coming up with a tasty mixture of veggies and such. In honor of Fit Bottomed Girls' sixth birthday, I thought I'd …
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3 Healthy and Easy Baby Kale Recipes

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What's better than kale? Baby kale! And these three baby kale recipes from from Linda LaRue, creator of The Core Transformer and author of the SOUPer Slim Diet, are a fabulous way to enjoy this uber healthy green!  Roughly the size of baby …
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Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Cilantro Pistachio Pesto (And an ALDI Giveaway!)

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When I was at ALDI (sponsored trip, for the record!), I ate fabulously. And my entire culinary world was opened to the rather delicious and almost ridiculous savings that ALDI has on foods that I eat all the time: organic salad greens, wild fish, …
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