2015 Healthy Recipe Contest

Does your favorite healthy recipe have what it takes? My Gut Instinct, Inc. in conjunction with A Silent Cure in my Back Yard are sponsoring a healthy recipe contest as part of the Guts & Glory Digestive Wellness Expo. Enter now for your chance to win a box of USDA Organic Vegetables and to have your recipe featured in the Strength in Plants recipe column in Berks Country (Reading Eagle).
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[tab title=”Contest Rules”] All recipes submitted must include a photograph to be considered. Please also make sure you include your name, address, and telephone number, along with a list of ingredients as well as preparation instructions. Recipes can be submitted by emailing: recipecontest@mygutinstinct.org. LIMIT: 1 recipe entry per person.
[tab title=”Entry”] There is no cost to enter the contest. The contest is now open and will remain open until September 1, 2015, however in order to be considered as part of the public voting process, entries should be received prior to September 1, 2015 to allow the public time to vote. Please take note that the contest is open to local residents of Berks and surrounding counties only. Because the prize is a box of vegetables, the prize recipient must be present to accept the prize. To enter, email your recipe and photograph with the subject line Recipe Contest Entry to: recipecontest@mygutinstinct.org.
[tab title=”Voting”]Once we have collected all the entries, entries will be posted on our Facebook page for the first stages of voting. The public will have the opportunity to vote and our finalists will be selected by public vote. Once the contest officially closes, the finalists will be announced and the judges will select the winner from the panel of finalists. The winner will be announced at the My Gut Instinct Event. Voting information will be posted on our Facebook page. Please ‘like us’ to participate! facebook.com/mygutinstinct.
[tab title=”Prizes”]A Silent Cure in my Back YardThe grand prize is a box of local, USDA Certified Organic vegetables, courtesy of A Silent Cure in my Back Yard. The grand prize winner will also have his or her recipe featured in Kate’s column “Strength in Plants” in the Berks Country (Reading Eagle) Newspaper. The runner up will receive an autographed copy of the book.

Local author, Kate Murray of Shillington, PA takes readers on a journey that is the perfect blend of entertainment and instruction. Sometimes things stick with us because they make sense. Maybe it’s because we learned them from our mother or grandmother, so we believe them in our adult lives. It’s a common, mis-leading assumption that guides our decision making about what kind of food we put in our mouths. We know that fast food isn’t the best choice, but is cooking at home with olive oil really healthy? Find out why mainstream America is still woefully unaware of what we eat…and how provocative the impact is on disease for the next generation.

You will laugh, cry, and be truly inspired by how this book will shatter the foundation of everything you once believed to be true about proper nutrition. She is also currently working on her second book, a children’s book about the importance of eating vegetables, which is coming soon!
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Thank you for your interest in the Healthy Recipe Contest! The contest is now open to local residents of Berks and surrounding counties. The panel of finalists will be selected by public vote and then our judges will select the winner from the panel of finalists. The winner will be announced during the Opening Ceremonies at the Health Expo on September 19, 2015. In order to be considered, all recipes must include a photograph, an ingredient list, and preparation instructions. If your recipe is not completely original, please also include proper attribution to the source.

To Enter: Email your recipe and photograph to: recipecontest@mygutinstinct.org

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