Coconut Shrimp

June 11, 2014 by  

Coconut Shrimp makes a fabulous dinner! This week we are featuring a sustainable seafood – farm raised shrimp along with the superfood –  coconut oil to make a great combination. This recipe takes some  time but it is totally worth it and great for family time!  You can use an assembly line for getting the shrimp cleaned, dipped and  coated. … Continue reading

Coconut Cake

May 15, 2014 by  

How to Make Coconut Layer Cake Do you love coconut cake? In this post, Michelle shares how she makes a coconut layer cake. Check our next post to make the Coconut Buttercream Frosting. Hearty Naturals Coconut Oil is so versatile, the baker’s in our kitchen love it!     Michelle of Life is My Lemonade blog, shares her experience baking … Continue reading

Coconut Recipe Round-up

March 6, 2014 by  

Coconut makes for some amazing food! Coconut is a delicious ingredient that adds wonderful flavor to so many dishes. Today we are featuring a round-up of delicious looking coconut recipes! You can find many more recipes when you follow us on pinterest! 1) Coconut Yogurt Village Green Network posted amazing looking recipe – it looks so easy, delicious, and creamy. … Continue reading

Baked Blueberry Oatmeal

January 12, 2014 by  

Looking for something new for a quick, delicious, and healthy breakfast? Look no further! This Baked Blueberry Oatmeal shared by The Cooks Next Door is the answer. This recipe is low in sugar and can be made with a coconut sugar, sucanat, or turbinado. With healthy additives like flax, coconut, blueberries, and almonds, it’s destined to greatness. What’s makes it … Continue reading

Coconut Oil for Holiday Cooking

November 21, 2013 by  

Make Healthy Holiday Choices with Coconut Oil!   Coconut oil is such a wonderful alternative to butter in cooking. When you choose a quality product free of trans fat, you are making a healthy choice for your body. There are so many benefits to coconut oil that it just makes sense to find ways to add it into your diet! … Continue reading

Hearty Coconut Oil Granola Recipe

October 24, 2013 by  

Granola makes for a nutritious and hearty breakfast or snack. Using coconut oil in place of butter or other oils in granola not only adds great flavor but it is also nutritionally better! This simple granola (inspired by The Cooks Next Door) is easy to customize by using different types of nut or dried fruit. You can also use honey or … Continue reading

Healthy Veggie and Pasta Salad Recipe

October 13, 2013 by  

Healthy, Warm, Veggie Pasta Salad   From the Garden to the table this pasta salad is fast, delicious, vegetarian, and healthy. There are only six simple ingredients!   Ingredients 3        Cups of Penne pasta 2        Cups of grape tomatoes halved 1/2    Cup of grated Parmesan cheese 1        Tbsp. of Hearty Naturals … Continue reading

How to Fry Plantains in Coconut Oil

September 15, 2013 by  

          Have you ever eaten chocolate covered mealworms?  Do you have an adventurous palate?  Perhaps, you don’t like the taste of coconut, so you don’t want to use coconut oil in your cooking.  If you search for recipes on Pinterest, you will see a repeating theme- substitute coconut oil for any other type of oil. It doesn’t have to go … Continue reading

All Natural Edible Face Paint with Coconut Oil Base

September 10, 2013 by  

Hearty Naturals Coconut Oil is the perfect base for Non-toxic Face Paint.   Kids love to get their faces painted- they especially love to do it themselves. Playing with the  creamy mixture is messy fun making it perfect for sensory play.  Most of the Halloween face paints for kids have ingredients which can cause an allergic reaction, sting if accidentally … Continue reading