Recipes

Real food recipes from Thank Your Body. Totally delicious and healthy.

  • Delicious gluten free pumpkin cream cheese bars are a cross between a bar cookie and a cheesecake. Creamy, rich, decadent but full of vitamins and minerals!

Recipe: Gluten Free Pumpkin Cream Cheese Bars

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It’s here…pumpkin season! There are so many delicious recipes that involve pumpkin, it’s hard to know where to start. If you’re ready for a new [...]

  • These delicious juicer pulp whipped cream cheese spreads can be made without a juicer, too. Choose vegetable or berry, great on a bagel or apple slices!

Recipe: Juicer Pulp Whipped Cream Cheese

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What could be better than making your own, homemade vegetable or berry cream cheese? Making it with the leftover pulp from your juicer, of course! [...]

  • These decadent Greek yogurt fudge pops combine organic fair trade chocolate, yogurt and sweet berries. A healthy and refreshing summer treat!

Recipe: Greek Yogurt Fudge Pops

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I love frozen treats! Fudge pops are one of my favorites. This recipe for Greek Yogurt Fudge Pops evolved from several ideas I saw online, [...]

  • Got green tomatoes? Put them to good use in this healthy, lacto-fermented green tomato salsa packed full of beneficial probiotics and enzymes.

Recipe: Lacto-Fermented Green Tomato Salsa

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One thing I can always rely on is that when the frost starts to fall, I'll still have a ton of green tomatoes in my [...]

  • It's easy to make naturally fermented garlic dill pickles! Skip the hot stove and keep all the cucumber's nutrients plus healthy probiotics. Delicious!

Recipe: Naturally Fermented Garlic Dill Pickles

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When I was a kid, my favorite place to go with my dad wasn't the ice cream parlor. It wasn't the candy store, or even [...]

  • 3 ingredient peanut butter cookies! As tasty as they are easy, and naturally grain and gluten free. So healthy, you won't feel bad about having seconds. You can even make them Paleo.

Recipe: 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies (And Paleo Alternative)

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3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies. Yes, I said 3 ingredients. Craving something sweet? This could very possibly be the easiest and healthiest peanut butter cookie [...]

  • This recipe for roasted mini peppers is so easy, you'll have plenty of savory-sweet peppers for your eggs, pasta, salsa and baked chicken in no time!

Recipe: Roasted Mini Peppers

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What is it about a roasted vegetable that makes it taste so good? Raw veggies are great, and so are sauteed. But when you roast [...]

  • This pear upside-down cake with honey ginger sauce is soooo good and surprisingly easy to make. My kind of dessert.

Recipe: Pear Upside-Down Cake with Honey Ginger Sauce

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When you want a dessert that shows well, tastes great and is surprisingly easy to make (shhh!), try this Pear Upside Down Cake served with [...]

  • These gluten free brownies are made with banana flour and super delicious!

Gluten Free Brownies Made with Banana Flour

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Gluten free brownies made with banana flour. Yes, banana flour. That's right--today I'm introducing you to one of my favorite new foods: Banana flour. I [...]

  • Make homemade fruit slushies with organic fresh fruit! Recipes for Mango Berry, Watermelon Mint, and Blueberry Lime. Simple, healthy, and so refreshing!

Recipe: Homemade Fruit Slushies

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In the mood for something cool and refreshing? Homemade fruit slushies are a great way to cool down on a hot afternoon. When you make [...]

  • These hummus cucumber boats are as fun as they are delicious!

Recipe: Hummus in Cucumber Boats

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With the new year, many of us have made resolutions to eat healthier. One of the things I've discovered on my journey to better eating [...]

  • This real food blueberry jello recipe is awesome and so good for you. Ditch the box crap and try this healthy treat now.

Real Food Blueberry Jello Recipe

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Today's post comes from my friend, Sylvie of The Hollywood Homestead. I'm so excited to share a little bit about her story, her yummy recipe, [...]

  • Photography by Jennifer Leung Johnson

Recipe: Chicken with Lemon Cream Sauce

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Savory chicken with lemon cream sauce. Sound delicious, right? It is. It's also really easy. It was one of those evenings when I'd managed to [...]

  • Make this thick, rich cocoa custard in just a few minutes with healthy, organic ingredients. A delicious healthy dessert!

Recipe: Cocoa Custard

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What could be more satisfying than rich, thick chocolaty cocoa custard? This cocoa custard is so thick and creamy and so full of chocolate flavor [...]

  • This roasted garlic broccoli with pine nuts is amazing! Make it tonight.

Recipe: Garlic Roasted Broccoli with Pine Nuts

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My kids have always adored broccoli. I know it might be a strange thing to say, but when they were tiny they just couldn't get [...]

  • This chocolate coconut paleo bark is sooo good. Full of protein so eat up!

Recipe: Chocolate Paleo Bark

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Chocolate, nutty, coconut goodness.  These healthy-but-decadent treats are gluten free and paleo. They combine organic, dark chocolate with coconut, almonds and walnuts...and they are so [...]

  • Pasta sauce! Nothing beats a good pasta sauce, especially made from scratch. Dehydrated pasta sauce saves time, money, and storage space!

Food Preservation: Dehydrated Pasta Sauce!

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Nothing beats a good pasta sauce, especially made from the freshly picked and vine ripened tomatoes from your garden or local farmers market.  I love [...]

  • This gluten free whole orange cake is as delicious as it is good for you! Whole oranges pack a punch of vitamin C and add to the moist, rich texture. Yum!

Recipe: Gluten Free Whole Orange Cake

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This time of year, there are a lot of viruses floating around. What better way to fight them off than a cake full of delicious [...]

  • Make homemade yogurt using organic pasteurized or raw milk. It's quick, easy and so good for you!

Recipe: Homemade Yogurt

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Homemade yogurt is a favorite at our house. We often eat it for breakfast or lunch, and it's a great addition to sauces and salad [...]

  • These dark chocolate covered banana bites are easy, delicious and beautiful. Gotta try this recipe.

Recipe: Dark Chocolate Banana Bites

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It hits me at about 8:30 every night...it's a funny little nagging craving. It starts small, a little feeling that I want something. From there, [...]