The Antioxidant Rainbow: Baked Parmesan Tomatoes

baked tomatoes parmesan

Top Three Brain Foods in One Meal! The right diet can prevent heart disease, high blood pressure or cancer. But now health experts are finding that certain foods are beneficial to brain function. There may be no cure for Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, but there are foods that play a positive role in overall brain health.

Macaroni & Cheese Makeover

Baked macaroni and cheese

Let’s face it, we all love comfort foods, but all too often these favorites can derail all our healthy eating intentions. But does that mean we have to say farewell forever to all our soul-satisfying faves? Not hardly! Here we’ve given a family standby some healthy tweaks by replacing some of the cheese with antioxidant-rich winter squash and perking up the flavor with yummy caramelized onions.

Colorful Summer Salad: Beets with Walnuts, Goat Cheese & Baby Greens

Colorful Summer Salad: Beets with Walnuts, Goat Cheese & Baby Greens

Inspired by a Cooking Light recipe, this vibrantly colored salad pairs roasted beets and goat cheese with crisp baby greens and crunchy walnuts. The result is a healthy salad that is a gastronomic festival of flavor, texture and color. You can prepare the beets up to two days in advance.

Black Bean Burritos

Vegetarian burrito on wooden board over black table surrounded by ingredients.

Whether you are a vegetarian or simply want to try swapping out a meat-centered meal for a healthier alternative, this recipe is an easy weeknight dinner solution. When it comes to inexpensive plant protein that’s rich in fiber and antioxidants, one needs to look no further than beans.