Clean Eating Grilled Eggplant Sandwich

Eggplant is eggplant. It’s very versatile. You can roast it, grill it, puree it for dips and sauces and all are good. Nothing new about that. What I like about this sandwich is actually the spread. I took a page from one of Sarah’s favorite shows, Top Chef, and “deconstructed” baba ganoush. Instead of mashing it altogether I made a  spread with some of the ingredients in baba ganoush to make a fantastic baste for the eggplant...

 

Clean Eating Daily Meal Plan 04-16-11

Breakfast - 1 cup Steel cut oats (recipe here) with ½ cup no sugar applesauce (recipe here), 1 cup hot chocolate (skim milk, 1 tsp raw honey and 1 tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder) and water Snack - 2 tbsp unsalted pistachios, 8 dried apricots and water Lunch - 2 cups stir fried vegetables (recipe here), 2 slices cinnamon date manna bread and 1 cup green tea Snack - 1/2 cup Pizza Baked Chickpeas (recipe here) Dinner - 2 egg...

 

Clean Eating Halibut, Asparagus and Tomatoes in Parchment

This dish shows up a lot at my house not only because it tastes good but because there are only a few ingredients needed and there is hardly any preparation or clean up involved. This dish is great for a quick week night meal or when entertaining because it’s makes such a nice presentation all wrapped in the parchment. Ingredients: 2 4-5 ounce halibut fillets 8-10 asparagus spears, trimmed 16-20 cherry tomatoes 2 slices lemon 2 tablespoons...