Issue #5: Pistachio Cranberry Cookies

This healthy alternative for typical holiday cookies from Love & Lemons has become a new household favorite. The hearty crunch from pistachio adds the perfect balance to the sweetness of dried cranberries and chocolate chips. 2 cups regular rolled oats 1 cup whole spelt flour 1 cup almond meal 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon …

Taste: Roasted Game Hens

Roasted game hens are a fantastic alternative to traditional turkey or ham dinners on Thanksgiving Day, without being too complex. I recommend planning for about a half Cornish game hen per adult. 1 1/2 lbs baby potatoes, halved 1 lb carrots, cut into 1 inch chunks 1 large onion, cut into 8 wedges 2 Cornish …

Taste: Lentils

Mealtime at Eleven Northshore is all about BBQ. Steak, fresh caught fish or chicken, the trick is finding complementary side dishes that we can all appreciate, while a seasonal vegetable salad is key anytime of the year, lately I have been adding my favorite superfood, lentils. Lentils are a great addition to any diet as …

Kale

Kale was always one of those foods I heard about but never really got into. I was deterred from cooking with what I thought was a tough leaf. But I finally tried it, and now it’s always on hand in my kitchen. The perfect addition to any vegetable soup, or just simply baked with olive …

Steamed, Baked and Grilled

When I turned 40 I found out that I had high levels of cholesterol and pre-diabetic levels of sugar in my system. With this diagnosis, I had to make some major changes in my diet and also my outlook on food. I have always enjoyed food and have never been an eat-to-live kind of guy, …