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This salad is power-packed with protein, vitamins, potassium, fiber, omega-3 fatty acids, and rich nutrients. Ingredients:  (Serves 1) 1/2 cup organic spinach 1/4 cup diced organic butternut squash 1/4 cup diced yellow bell peppers 1/4 avocado 4oz baked balsamic salmon filet 2 tbs chopped pecans pinch dried cranberries 2 tbs balsamic vinegar cracked pepper (to taste) organic extra virgin, cold-pressed coconut oil Directions: 1. Set oven to 375 degrees. While oven is heating, marinade salmon filet in balsamic vinegar, cracked pepper, and garlic powder. 2. In a small pan bring

The holidays are the time for packing on a few pounds, right? While this might be the general consensus across the United States, gaining ten pounds over the holidays doesn’t have to be the norm. And no, this doesn’t mean you have to bow out of every office party or family get together. Peak8Fitness is all about taking the recipes you love and making small changes so they are still delicious, but much kinder to your body and waistline. With that philosophy in mind, we’ve compiled a list of some

Ingredients:  1 bunch baby kale 2 cups diced butternut squash 2 cups Brussels sprouts, quartered 1/2 cup pecans 3 tablespoons EVOO pinch of sea salt 3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar sprinkle of garlic powder Directions:  1. Clean and dice butternut squash. 2. Clean and quarter Brussels sprouts. 3. Clean and chop baby kale. 4. In a large pan bring EVOO, avocado oil, or coconut oil to medium heat. 5. While pan is heating, toss diced butternut squash, quartered Brussels sprouts and chopped baby kale in a large mixing bowl with balsamic vinegar and EVOO. Season to

If you’re anything like me, fall is the time to get back into the kitchen and whip up some delicious, seasonal recipes. After all, what better way is there to kick those end-of-summer blues? Here are a few recipes that will really get you into the fall spirit. Savory: Pumpkin Chili via TheKitchn.com Whether you’re a vegetarian or simply a pumpkin-lover, this chili is chock-full of delicious ingredients that just scream fall comfort food. Stuffed Sweet Potato via MoveNourishBelieve.com If you’re looking for a savory dish without a long list