Nico Dominguez

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Balsamic Power Salad

Posted by Nico Dominguez on Wednesday October 21st, 2015 in Recipes

I could honestly eat this salad for lunch 365 days a year for the remainder of my life and feel both satisfied and nutritionally content. Jam packed with vital proteins, antioxidants, essential fatty acids and fiber, this power house of a salad will leave you feeling like a completely different person almost immediately upon consumption. 

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Stuffed Sweet Dumpling

Posted by Nico Dominguez on Wednesday October 14th, 2015 in Recipes


Lets be real people, sweet dumpling is one of those squashes you ignore at the supermarket. It's big, has tough skin and looks more like a Thanksgiving decorative piece. What you don't know is that sweet dumpling squash is sweet, buttery, smooth and perfect for stuffing. The coconut oil gives it an even sweeter flavor and the thyme. God. The thyme!

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Purple Sweet Potato Power Bowl

Posted by Nico Dominguez on Wednesday October 7th, 2015 in Recipes


Seeing how I've never had purple sweet potato, dinner tonight was and experiment all in its own. I preheated the oven to 375 and began my prepping. I cut the sweet potato into cubes and drizzled that with pepper and tbs of olive oil. Threw those bad boys in the oven and set my timer to 30 minutes. I proceeded to cooking the quinoa in a separate pan with garlic, kosher salt, and a tbs of extra virgin olive oil. I seasoned the chickpeas with pepper, garlic and a pinch of chile powder. On a separate pan i laid the chickpeas out and threw them in the oven to roast for 10 minutes.

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