Minestra di Cavolofiore aka Cauliflower Soup

Minestra di CavolofioreThis cauliflower soup recipe has quickly become a weeknight favorite around the office at Acadia Benefits.  It is simple to make and the perfect dinner for a cold night.  Serve with a salad and fresh bread and you have quick meal that is sure to impress your family and friends!Ingredients:Olive oil1 head of cauliflower, … Continued

No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Energy Bars

No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Energy BarsA healthy snack you can bring to work, give to your kids after school or enjoy for dessert!Ingredients:1 cup old-fashioned rolled oats  3 tbsp. unsweetened cocoa powder2 tbsp. flaxseed meal1/2 tsp. salt1/2 cup creamy peanut butter1/4 cup honey1/2 tsp. vanilla extract2 tbsp. mini chocolate chipsDirections:Combine all ingredients (EXCEPT the chocolate … Continued

Seared Scallops with Cauliflower Purée

Seared Scallops with Cauliflower PuréeWith all the fresh seafood in the area right now, I wanted to share this favorite weeknight recipe!  Ingredients:2 cups chopped cauliflower1 cup cubed peeled Yukon gold potato1 cup water1/2 cup fat-free, lower-sodium chicken broth1 tablespoon oil (olive, canola, etc.)1 1/2 pounds sea scallops3/4 teaspoon kosher salt, divided1/2 teaspoon coarsely ground black … Continued