Author: U Rock Girls



Socca Roasted Veggie Pizza {Gluten-free}

Are you looking for a quick, healthy, and tasty meal? Pizza is a tried and true favorite for men and women and kids of all ages. With the right crust and the right toppings (veggies, part-skim mozzarella cheese, Parmesan cheese, tomato … Continue reading

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Are Low-Fat Foods a Healthy Choice?

Do you remember the low-fat and fat-free food craze that swept the nation back in the ’80s and ’90s? Pretty much everything possible was turned into a “fat-free” version – cookies, doughnuts, cheese, sour cream, mayo, salad dressing, and lunch … Continue reading

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Black Bean Cakes

It’s a meatless night! What will you be cooking? We’re making our Black Bean Cakes.  Black beans are jam-packed full of nutrition and are so delicious. When we’re in a hurry, we just open a can of beans, rinse and … Continue reading

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Top 10 Red Foods

Since we are focusing on the heart this month, we thought that it would be fun to spotlight the top ten red foods that promote heart health (and are delicious, too!). Strawberries Raspberries Pomegranate Tomatoes Watermelon Beets Bell Pepper Red … Continue reading

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Best and Worst Foods for Your Heart

As you know, February is National Heart Month. You also know that heart disease is the #1 killer of women. High blood pressure, high cholesterol, low HDL (“good” cholesterol), high triglycerides, high LDL (“bad” cholesterol), elevated CRP (measure of inflammation … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash and Apple Soup

Winter is the season for soup. But rather than loading up on fatty, creamy, cheesy soups that go straight to your waist and hips, why not nourish your body and soul with soup that’s bursting with vibrant flavor and just … Continue reading

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Heart Health Month

Did you know that every 60 seconds a wife, mother, sister, grandmother, daughter, or friend dies from a stroke, heart attack, or other form of heart disease? Heart disease is the number one killer of women. So, what can you … Continue reading

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Foods of Love and Lust

Valentine’s Day is a couple days away. Whether you’re spending it alone or with the one you love (or lust), it’s a day to focus on love (of yourself or someone else) and pleasure. If you think you might need … Continue reading

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Healthy Valentine’s Desserts

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. What’s the first thing that pops into your head? For us, it’s chocolate. Our mind starts swirling, trying to figure out which “healthified” delicious chocolate treats we’re going to whip up for the … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Survival Guide

Hey football fans! Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that the biggest football game of the season is in THREE DAYS! Whether you’re hosting or attending a party, you’ll be surrounded by all sorts of waistline-expanding food. … Continue reading

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