Swiss Muesli Recipe- Foods High in Fiber – Oats & Prunes

Swiss Muesli: this extra high fiber recipe contains a whooping 11 grams of fiber! Recipe Summary: Preparation Time: 20 minutes Number of Servings: 6 Cups of Fruits and Vegetables Per Person: 1.0 Fiber : 11 grams Calories: 410 Ingredients: 1-1/2 cups rolled oats 1-1/2 cups water 2 cups shredded, unpeeled apples 1-1/2 cups (approx 9 […]

High Fiber Fruit Soup – Scandinavian Fruit Soup

Scandinavian Fruit Soup This is a delicious high fiber recipe. It is erfect as a warm soup or dessert. Recipe Summary: Preparation Time: 8 hours, 15 minutes Number of Servings: 12 Cups of Fruits and Vegetables Per Person: 0.50 Fiber: 4g Calories: 210 Ingredients: 1 cup dried apricots 1 cup dried sliced apples 1 cup […]

Foods High in Fiber

Foods high in fiber have numerous health benefits. Mostly known for preventing constipation, it also maintains cholesterol and blood sugar levels.  Dietary fiber is found only in plant foods – fruits, vegetables, nuts and grains. Meat, milk and eggs do not contain fiber. Sometimes the way food is processed affects its fiber content. For example, […]

High Fiber Diet: How Much Fiber Do You Need?

A high fiber food diet has several benefits; constipation prevention, maintain cholesterol and blood sugar levels and weight loss. A study by the American Dietetic Association reports the average person consumes only 14-15 grams of fiber a day. That is half of the recommend amount of 25 -35 grams of fiber per day. Foods with […]

Plum Jam Recipe – High Fiber Food

This plum jam recipe is great with whole wheat crackers or whole wheat toast. This is an easy way to add more fiber in your diet. 3 pounds firm plums, cut into eighths, seeds discarded 1/2 cup water 1 tablespoon lemon juice 7-1/2 cups sugar 1 (3-ounce) package commercial pectin Preparation: Place plums, water, and […]