SkinOwl Blog — food

Call of the Owl: Owl Sandwich

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We know that your mother probably told you not to play with your food.....  But Owlene just might have found an exception to that  rule!   How adorable is this Owl Sandwich and Tree Side?  For all the mommies out there looking for a great way to dress up a healthy meal, this will definitely put a smile on your little one's face! Show them that eating right can also be a fun treat... especially when it comes in the shape of an Owl! :) All you need: Cucumbers, Pretzel Rods, Raisins, Carrot/Sweet Potato, and the Sandwich of your little...

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Feed Your Beauty: Cocoa Pear Crisps

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We all know that sweet tooth snacking can be a dangerous habit! Unless you're making healthy snacks like these delicious Cocoa Pear Crisps! This simple recipe makes a great snack or light dessert that you and your skin will love!  Note: Studies suggest that a chemical in cocoa protects skin from the damaging effects of sun exposure and prevents the skin from aging. COCOA PEAR CRISPS adapted from Food52 3 firm pears 3 tablespoons coarse sugar 2 tablespoons cocoa powder 1 teaspoon ground ginger 3/4 teaspoon cinnamon Preheat oven to 275 degrees. Using a mandoline, slice the pears to a thickness of...

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Feed Your Beauty: Roasted Butternut Squash Sliders

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WOW! Actually, we need a new word for WOW!  Butternut Squash is a skin-licious, healthy, and creative alternative to a traditional burger. Check out this recipe for a mouthwatering meal that will make you (and us!) lick the plate clean!  Roasted Butternut Squash, Balsamic Caramelized Onion, Sriracha Mayo Sandwich * Allergy Information: Dairy, Egg, corn free. Can be made Soy-free with Cashew Mayo, Nut-Free with Vegenaise, Gluten-Free with Gluten-Free buns. Method: Prep the buns/rolls. Toast lightly if needed. I used my Spelt Rye Sorghum Kamut Barley Multigrain rolls.  Top the bottom of the roll with lettuce or baby greens, tomato slices...

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Feed Your Beauty: Veggie Rolls with Peanut Sauce

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This recipe is so simple and healthy! We couldn't resist sharing!  These finger-lickin' veggie rolls make a great starter to any meal and they are jam-packed full of skin-loving nutrients! For one, avocados! Like olive oil, avocados boost levels of HDL (the "good" cholesterol). HDL cholesterol can help protect against the damage caused by free radicals. This type of cholesterol also helps regulate triglyceride levels, thus preventing diabetes. Sounds like a good thing to us!    Veggie Rolls Ingredients: Soy paper wraps  Lettuce  Avocado  Carrots  Cucumber  Purple Cabbage Chop ingredients to your liking. Spread all five 5 ingredients out on soy...

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Feed Your Beauty: Glazed Beet and Carrot Salad

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Orange foods, like carrots and golden beets, are super high in beta carotene, a powerful antioxidant that is beneficial for the heart and circulatory system. Once in the body, it is transformed into Vitamin A for the maintenance of healthy skin, good vision, and a strong immune system.  This delicious salad is full of orange, beta carotene goodness, so eat up! Your skin will glow with gratitude!    GLAZED BEET + CARROT SALAD // Serves 4 Inspired by Grace Parisi at Food + Wine I changed the original recipe around because I had already roasted a bushel of beets (both...

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