- 1/3 cup frozen blueberries
- 2 teaspoons maple syrup
- 2 whole-grain waffles
- 1 tablespoon pecans
|Connie Landis Personal Trainer||
This recipe is perfect for a pre-half-marathon run
Microwave blueberries and syrup together for 2 to 3 minutes until berries are thawed. Toast waffles and top with warm blueberry syrup. Sprinkle with pecans.
A perfect recipe for my runner friends.
Heat 2 teaspoons canola oil in a pot...
Cook 1 diced onion and 1 sliced carrot for minutes...
Add two 15-ounce cans drained black beans, one 28-ounce can diced tomatoes, 1 1/2 cups vegetable broth, 1 cup sliced roasted red pepper, 1 tablespoon minced canned chipotle pepper in adobo sauce, 1 teaspoon cumin, and salt and pepper...
Simmer 20 minutes...
Stir in zest of 1 orange and 1 tablespoon fresh thyme...
Serve with diced avocado...
***1 cup of black beans contains 15 grams of fiber…Natural high-fiber foods helps with fullness throughout the day, thus decreasing daily caloric intake and cravings…Studies have also shown that compound that gives hot peppers their fiery kick may also boost calorie-burning and temper appetite, also lowering your caloric intake***
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[by Matthew Kadey M.D.]