Jillian Michaels on Why Mastering Healthy Eating and Living Has Never Been Easier

Author of The Master Your Metabolism Cookbook shares a metabolism-mastering guacamole recipe.

jillian michaels

Jillian Michaels has been helping millions of people become hotter and healthier without their having to obsess over food or exercise. The key is ditching fad diets and chemical-filled Franken-foods in order to optimize your metabolic function and maximize your overall health. Jillian understands that your life is busy and your time is precious. She believes that being healthy shouldn’t financially strap you. That’s why she designed these recipes with a professional recipe developer to provide you with healthy bites for when you’re in a hurry. The Master Your Metabolism Cookbook delivers simple, great-tasting meals with minimal ingredients that can be made in thirty minutes or less.

Want to take it with you? Download this recipe as a PDF.

Guacamole
Makes 2 cups; 16 (2-tablespoon) servings

2 plum tomatoes, finely chopped (about 1 cup)
1/4 cup finely chopped red onion
2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro leaves
1/2 teaspoon seeded and minced fresh chiles
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
2 small, ripe avocados, pitted and peeled

Get recommendations for the greatest books around straight to your inbox every week.

In a medium bowl, gently combine the tomatoes, onion, lime juice, cilantro, chiles, salt, and cumin. Stir. Add the avocados and use a fork to gently mash and combine them with the other ingredients.

(Guacamole is best served soon after preparation, but it can be stored in a tightly covered container in the refrigerator for up to 2 days.)

Health Benefits: Anti-Cancer Boosts Metabolism Healthy Skin Improves Digestion Miscellaneous

Calories: 43.3 kcal
Fat: 3.7 g
Protein: 0.6 g
Carbohydrates: 2.9 g
Sodium: 32.4 mg

Visit Jillian online at www.jillianmichaels.com


Featured Image by Losangela/iStock.com

Jillian Michaels is best known as a strength trainer and life coach for NBC’s hit series The Biggest Loser. Her passion for fitness training originates from seventeen years of martial arts practice in Muay Thai and Akarui-do, in which she holds a black belt. Since 1993, Jillian has held two personal training certificates from the leading certification programs in the country, the National Endurance and Strength Training Association (NESTA) and the American Fitness Association of America (AFAA).

About Kira Walton

Kira Walton

KIRA WALTON has been stalking books all her life as a college English teacher, bookseller, book club consultant, author, and editor.

[email_signup id="4"]
[email_signup id="4"]