Super Healthy & Delicious Appetizer: Sweet Potato Skins

If you need a healthy appetizer to serve instead of the usual chips and salsa, chicken wings or fried mozzarella sticks, I’ve got a recipe for you that will knock your socks off! These babies are so good I’ve already eaten them a couple of times for lunch this week. These sweet potato skins are packed with nutrients, are crispy and look beautiful served on a platter for a big party or game night. This appetizer has this sweet and salty thing going on that makes them just irresistible, they really hit the spot! Enjoy!!! 

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The Weight Loss Secret The Food Industry Doesn’t Want You To Know

If I had known about this weight loss secret the food industry doesn’t want you to know about – I would have saved myself a ton of heartache, frustration and yo-yo dieting. It makes me incredibly sad that people out there are doing whatever it takes to get healthy, thin and look their best – but instead are facing an uphill battle because of what the food industry has done to our food and the way they are marketing it to us. 

We’ve all seen the 100-calorie portion sized snacks at the grocery store, and packaged diet foods and drinks labeled as “low-calorie”, “light”, and “zero” line the shelves. I personally know many people that crack open a Diet Coke in the morning (and again, and again throughout the day) and think that because it is “zero calorie” it’s the same as drinking water. Well – I’m here to tell you it’s not.

Many people believe that it really doesn’t matter where your calories come from, as long as you don’t eat too many of them you’re on the right track. However, I see things differently. When planning a meal, the thought “how many calories does this contain?” rarely crosses my mind anymore. I don’t count calories on a regular basis and you shouldn’t have to either if you start reading ingredient lists!

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This Frito Lay Organic Product Sent Shockwaves Through Me – Help Get It Everywhere.

Everyone knows that chips aren’t exactly healthy and many of us eat them anyways. They are part of our culture whether we like it or not. Super Bowl Parties. Vending Machines. Side Items. School Lunches. They are everywhere and that’s why seeing a very popular chip change sent shockwaves through me and a burst of hope shot up my spine.

I was recently near San Francisco visiting a local Costco store and saw a huge display of Organic Ruffles in one of the aisles. I was really surprised to see this because I’d never seen Organic Ruffles, and in fact, I had never seen a certified organic Frito Lay product ever in my life. Turns out that these chips are an exclusive deal, and are only available to Costco members. Costco wanted to have more organic snacks available to their customers, so they asked Frito Lay and got them. I also came to find out that it’s not just Ruffles and that Costco also asked Frito Lay for an organic version of Stacy’s Pita Chips, and also limited-edition Supreme Cheddar Doritos without the MSG (that you find in regular Doritos). Go Costco! 

This is why grocery stores are our friends. It’s not just us activists that can get change at these mega-billion dollar food companies – there are hundreds of amazing people working within the system to drive change and it can happen fast. They are the unsung heroes you never hear about… 

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You might not think this a big deal. But it is.

Finding Organic Ruffles was a huge sign that Frito Lay is capable of much more than I previously thought. Frito Lay is owned by Pepsi Co and considered one of the worst junk food companies in the world – their products are FULL OF ADDITIVES & GMOs – so much so, that they have spent over 8 million dollars fighting GMO labeling over the last 3 years. 

Take a moment and think about this.

Part of our work is to speak up about these little changes because they do matter. In this case, switching from regular potato chips to organic chips can make a big difference for average people. That’s why I want to draw attention to this.

Can you imagine what would happen if everyone had access to these Organic Ruffles? We would have have… 

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The Food Babe Way Thank You! Claim over $250,000 of my favorite things!

Your support for my new book The Food Babe Way has been absolutely incredible. So incredible that my team and I have put together something very special as a huge thank you!

We reached out to all of our favorite organic and sustainable brands to donate products to you! I’m so grateful for the generosity of these companies and their support for this book. They understand the need to get this book into the hands of millions of people who need to read it and they want to reward the people (you!) supporting and spreading this message.

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The more books you order, the more goodies you get – buy them for your friends, family, co-workers, gym pals, church members, etc. You can even get an organization you work with to buy them and share the goods! 

Give a copy to everyone you can think of and the items you will receive will be worth almost twice the value (copies are around $15 right now on Barnes & Noble and Amazon!!!)

All bonuses are listed below in the pictures and they include my favorite workout, guide & recipe books, memberships to the Food Babe Eating Guide program, organic snacks, organic tea, organic coconut water, reusable thermal water-bottles, shower filters, clay slow cookers, organic juice cleanses, high-powered blenders, live Q&A with me, organic cotton sheet sets, invites to my book launch party in NYC, even the organic mattress company I personally use and much more!!!!

There are 2 things on this list that I’m crazy excited about and I want to go into more detail because you will receive these two items regardless of how many books you buy:

1. The Ultimate Grocery Guide. My team traveled, called, emailed, met, visited a ton of grocery stores and poured some serious life-changing sweat into this guide. It’s over 40 pages and includes a list of weight loss shopping strategies & foods, shopping secrets, organic shopping lists for every major grocery store, and my ultimate pantry list.   

2.  A Workout That Changed My Confidence, My Abs and My Booty! The Food Babe Way is all about food & eating habits, but I wanted you to have a complete wellness package – including this incredible exercise program I personally do. The Hilliard Studio Method Total Body Workout is a power-packed hour that is taught by a 60-year old woman (yes 60!), Liz and her daughter Clary. The reason I point out her age is not to embarrass her (Sorry Liz!), but to show you that anyone can do this workout – no matter how old you are! Liz & Clary’s positive attitude gives me the ultimate motivation to get into their studio each week. And for you men out there – you can do this DVD too – just ask several of the Carolina Panthers NFL players who I see in class!

I know many of you will never be in Charlotte to join them in person, but having access to their video series is the next best thing! This workout has truly changed my body. 

To get all these goodies, all you need to do is this: 

Step 1: Pre-order copies of The Food Babe Way by February 9th using any of the links below (Determine the amount of books to buy based on what you want (see pictures below).

Step 2: Email your full receipt to bonus@foodbabe.com

Step 3: We’ll send you access to your bonuses between 2/10 – 2/17.

Buy 1 Book (Available for everyone)

  • The Ultimate Healthy Grocery Guide (40+ Pages of Shopping Secrets + Lists For Every Major Grocery Store) ($29.99)
  • Hilliard Studio Method One Hour Total Body Workout DVD Download ($39.99)

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