All posts in the ‘ Eating “Butter” ’ Category


Back to School Healthy Lunchbox Ideas

August 27, 2014 | post a comment

The summer has come to an end, and that means the kids are heading back to school! We know it’s difficult to provide your children with healthy meals all of the time, especially during the busy work week. That’s why we’ve put together these fresh ideas for nutrient-rich lunches that… Read the Rest »

How to Make Chicken Salad Butter Lettuce Wraps for the 4th of July

July 1, 2014 | post a comment

As we all know Friday is America’s Independence Day! Why not bring a nice picnic dinner to enjoy during the fireworks show?  For a healthy, delicious meal that puts a more contemporary feel on a classic summer favorite, follow this quick and easy recipe, to mouthwatering Lemon, Tarragon Chicken Salad… Read the Rest »

How to Celebrate National Fruits and Vegetables Month & Improve Your Health

June 26, 2014 | post a comment

   June is national fruits and vegetables month! What better way to celebrate than by indulging in these delicious and nutritious gifts from the Earth?  The USDA recommends we eat about five servings of fresh produce every day.  With longer and lighter dining this summer, why not replace one meal a day… Read the Rest »

Eat More Leafy Greens for Better Nutrition

April 22, 2014 | post a comment

Live Gourmet lettuces and leafy greens not only taste delightful but are healthy too! Live Gourmet lettuces have the roots attached to maintain the crisp and delicious taste to stay fresh for days. We recently read an article on HortiDaily.com that shared, “green leafy vegetables are chock full of phytochemicals,… Read the Rest »

Living Lettuce Taco Wraps Drew Barrymore Style

March 27, 2013 | 1 Comment

Do you ever wonder what celebrities eat? Well if you’re Drew Barrymore, the answer is “Raw Taco Gorilla Wraps” from nutritionist Kimberly Snyder. These raw vegetarian Butter Lettuce wraps are filled with ground up walnuts instead of ground meat. You can read more in this article from People.com and get the full recipe for… Read the Rest »

Red Butter Lettuce with Balsamic Onions

March 21, 2013 | post a comment

You already know that you’ve got to eat your greens, but are you getting enough red in your diet too? Red butter lettuce is rich in iron that your body needs and also has plenty of vitamins A and C. Red butter lettuce goes great with onions as well, which… Read the Rest »

3 in 1 Lettuce Salad and Bonus Pasta!

March 15, 2013 | post a comment

Today’s 3 in 1 Lettuce recipe is really 2 recipes in 1; it makes both a green salad and a small pasta dish. For the salad, we start out with a base of 3 in 1 Lettuce and then add in some fennel, radishes, and cannellini beans. A little bit… Read the Rest »

Butter Lettuce Salad with Tahini-Honey Dressing

March 7, 2013 | post a comment

Let’s talk tahini; first of all, what is it? Tahini is paste made from ground sesame seeds. You probably know it as a major ingredient in humus or baba ghanoush. Today we’ll be making our salad dressing out of it, along with some lemon juice and oh-so-delicious-honey. Drizzle this across… Read the Rest »

Zesty Lemon Avocado Salad with Fresh Butter Lettuce

February 11, 2013 | post a comment

Today’s recipe is from Russell James AKA The Raw Chef who teaches the benefits of “raw food” to people the world over. Don’t worry though, this salad does not contain any raw meats. In fact this recipe is completely vegan, right down to the faux parmesan cheese (recipe included). As it… Read the Rest »

Virtuous Vegan Eggplant Parmesan

January 22, 2013 | post a comment

Looking for a healthy meal that’s gluten free, dairy free, and meat free? Look no further than this vegan eggplant parmesan! It’s easy to be virtuous when you’ve got great tasting recipes that are on your diet, and with this one, there’s no need to compromise. The “parmesan effect” is… Read the Rest »