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Fatloss Friendly Slaw

My Health Coaching clients are the BEST!  They are dedicated, focused and do the work outside of our coaching sessions that is required to meet their goals.  One of the topics that I often address with my clients is how to fit in more vegetables.  And not just any veggies…but nutrient dense, high fiber vegetables:  spinach, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, etc.

It’s one thing to set a goal to increase daily servings of vegetables, it’s a WHOLE other process to make it happen.  So what do my rock star clients do?  They find a way to fit them in, get creative and make them enjoyable.

Today’s recipe is a great alternative to a traditional salad or slaw.  The recipe (tested and approved) is from a Health Coaching Client who has made loads of positive changes since starting her coaching program, in addition to shedding just under 10 pounds of body fat!  Whoo-hoo!

{{New Recipe}} Fatloss Friendly Slaw

Fatloss friendly slaw.jpg

Ingredients for Slaw:

  • Bag of Trader Joes cruciferous mix (broccoli, red & green cabbage, kale, Brussels sprouts…)
  • Bag of shredded carrots
  • Red & yellow bell peppers
  • Sweet or red onion
  • snow peas
  • bag of cooked shrimp
  • avocado

Ingredients for Dressing:

  • olive oil- about 1/4 cup
  • sesame oil- 1-2 tbsp
  • tamari- to your taste
  • garlic-1-3 cloves
  • ginger- 1-2 tablespoons
  • lemon or lime juice
  • pepper
  • splash or hot pepper oil

Directions:

Thinly slice peppers, onion, snow peas & mix in large bowl with carrots & slaw mix. Thaw & dry shrimp, cut if you want, add to slaw.
Mix dressing ingredients in small bowl add ingredients to your taste. Pour on slaw & mix well. Add sliced avocado on top of each serving or mix it in the slaw. Chill in fridge or serve immediately.  Enjoy!

If you too are interested in making changes in your life, email me…we need to talk about how I can support you! (darcy@darcyknoblich.com)

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