Here are Mediterranean Recipe Ideas for you to improve and extend your life. Both recipes are super healthy and delicious Anti-Aging remedies.
Did you know that adding nuts and seeds to your meals can add more than 2.5 years to your life? Studies show that Omega-3 in nuts (walnuts), and fish (wild salmon) can improve your brain, skin and heart.
Studies (University of Athens) also show that meals with vegetables, fish, olive oil, (in other words, a Mediterranean diet), will help you live at least one year longer. Plant based foods and healthy fats in olive oil, nuts and seeds, avocado, and fish can keep your heart healthy and stress free.
Mahi Mahi and Lemon Mediterranean Recipe as Anti-Aging Remedy
- 2 tbs live oil
- 1 (6 to 8-ounce) mahi-mahi fillet
- 1 tbsp garlic, chopped
- 1 lemon, juiced
- 2 tbsp ghee (clarified butter)
- Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
Saute the mahi mahi until the underside is golden brown. Turn the fish over and add the garlic, lemon juice. Once the wine and lemon juice have cooked down, add the ghee. Finish cooking and season with salt and pepper.
Caesar Salad, Walnuts and Mango Dressing Recipe
- 1 head romaine lettuce
- ½ cup walnuts, chopped
- 1/2 cup orange juice, freshly squeezed
- 1/2 cup mango
- 2 tbsp unfiltered extra virgin olive oil
- 1 tbsp agave nectar
- 1/2 lemon, juiced
- 1/2 tsp tahini
- 1/8 tsp cayenne, optional
- Pinch of Himalayan Pink sea salt
Put all ingredients in vitamix and blend until smooth. The dressing is adopted from www.carolynakens.com
Assemble the salad: Tear the lettuce into a large bowl. Add enough dressing to coat the salad to your liking: add walnuts and toss the salad well. Serve immediately.
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© Irina Wardas, HHC
Women’s Holistic Health, Nutrition Counselor, Coach, and Relationship Expert