“Healthy Heart Food Fixx” Menu.

‘Food with Benefits’! That’s exactly what these dishes will serve! Enjoy this delicious and nutritious menu of ‘Healthy Heart’ recipes that will make your heart (and you) happy!  You’ll be glad you did. “The fixx is in! Spreading the love, one recipe at a time!”

“Healthy Heart” delicious dish demo

‘One take’ Cooking Videos so forgive any faux pas & yes I know that I talk too much at times!
PS: If you’re enjoying the ‘Menu Mood Music’, please remember to pause or mute it before watching this Main Course Demo—unless you’re really into multi-tasking!

“Healthy Heart” recipes with Photos!

“Healthy Heart” musical pharmacy playlist

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“Healthy Heart” menu shopping list

Watermelon Lime ‘Spa’ Infused Water Tonic.
4 cups watermelon
1 cup red grapes
2 whole limes, juiced

RoseHip Iced Tea Tonic.
4 tablespoons dried rosehips (or 4 tea bags)
1 cup pomegranate juice

Kombucha Hibiscus Mojitos.
2 limes cut into wedges
8 leaves fresh mint
4 leaves fresh basil
¼ cup red grapes, sliced in half
½ cucumber, quartered and thinly sliced
1 bottle of your favourite kombucha for topping
¼ cup carbonated water
¼ cup coconut water
½ cup sweetener of choice (maple syrup, agave, cane sugar, etc.)
¼ cup dried hibiscus flowers (found at fine health food stores)

Frozen Banana, Almond & Cacao Smoothie.
2-3 frozen bananas, to taste
1 cup almond milk, unsweetened
2 tablespoons raw cacao (raw raw cacao powder)
1 teaspoon cocoa nibs, optional
1 tablespoon coconut oil
2 tablespoons almond butter
½ tablespoon ground flax seed
½ teaspoon cinnamon

Dark Chocolate Vegetarian Chili.
1 carnival squash or butternut squash (or pick your favourite)
2-4 tablespoons coconut oil
1 large onion, diced
1 garlic clove, minced
4 carrots, sliced
4 stalks celery, sliced
2 zucchinis, quartered, sliced
2 green peppers, diced
1 can whole corn kernels, optional
2 teaspoons chili powder
½ teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon cumin
½ teaspoon oregano, dried
½ teaspoon chipotle powder
½ tablespoon raw cacao powder
2 large cans organic fire-roasted diced tomatoes
2 tomatoes, fresh, diced
2 small cans organic tomato paste
1 can organic pinto beans, rinsed, drained
1 can organic lentil beans, rinsed, drained
2 cans organic black beans, rinsed, drained
2 cans organic chickpeas, rinsed, drained
¼ cup grated dark chocolate (80% or higher cocoa content)
½ tablespoon ground flaxseed
1 lemon, juice
½ cup fresh cilantro, coarsely chopped (add more if you like cilantro)

Sweet, Spiced VegetarianChili.
1 large onion, chopped
1 red or green bell pepper, chopped
3 cups peeled & chunked sweet potatoes
2 cups organic green apples, unpeeled chunks
1 small can organic tomato sauce or 1 small can organic tomato paste
2 large cans organic diced tomatoes
1 organic pineapple, chunks
1 teaspoon marinated jalapeno pepper, chopped
½ cup organic vegetable broth
2 tablespoons chili powder
½ tablespoon ground cumin
½ tablespoon ground oregano
¼ teaspoon cinnamon
1 can organic pinto beans
1 can organic kidney beans
1 can organic black beans
1 can organic chickpeas
3 tablespoons maple syrup

Zesty Red Quinoa ‘Rice’ with Dark Chocolate.
1 tablespoon coconut oil
½ cup chopped onion (1 medium)
2 cloves garlic, minced
½ teaspoon chipotle powder spice (or chili powder)
1 cup white quinoa
1 ¼ cups reduced-sodium vegetable broth
¾ cup salsa (Salsa Roja* if available or your fav)
1 tablespoon 85% dark chocolate, chopped
½ cup cilantro, coarsely chopped
Juice of 1 lemon

Roasted Baby Carrots with Balsamic-Dark Chocolate Glaze.
3 pounds carrots, sliced in half
3 tablespoons coconut oil
6 (4-inch) sprigs fresh thyme
2 avocadoes, cubed,
½ cup aged balsamic vinegar
1 tablespoon 85% dark chocolate
½ teaspoon unpasteurized honey

Chocolate Chia Date Energy Bites.
1 cup dates, pitted
1 teaspoon coconut oil
1/8 cup chia seeds
1/8 cup ground flaxseed
1/4 cup raw cacao powder
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
1/4 cup raw pumpkin seeds