This easy-to-make slow cooker Parmesan Polenta is creamy, flavorful and versatile. Serve this recipe with any of your favorite main dishes.
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This winter citrus salad is bursting with flavor and filled with texture. This is no boring or ordinary salad. It’s packed with healthy, seasonal ingredients and tastes amazing.
These Crispy Baked Chicken Wings are perfect for any holiday party. They and lightly breaded and baked to a crisp yet tender wing that is better than any fried wing I’ve ever eaten.
Creamy, wholesome Instant Pot Steel Cut Pumpkin Oats cook quickly and easily with very little and no stirring required. This is my favorite Steel Cut Oat recipe!
Wholesome, simple, and delicious these Instant Pot Steel Cut Oats will keep you fill all morning long. This recipe can be adapted to include any spices and toppings you love.
Healthy Cashew Chicken Stir-Fry makes a quick and easy weeknight dinner. Crispy cashews are mixed with vibrant vegetables for a delicious meal.
These Stuffed Poblano Peppers are a great vegetarian meal that everyone will love. The sweet roasted flavor of the peppers is complimented by the mild spiciness of the filling.
These amazing vegetarian sweet potato enchiladas are everything. I cannot get enough of them right now. They’re filled with roasted sweet potatoes, black beans, spinach, and onions. Not only that, but they area seasoned perfectly with cumin and smoked paprika which compliment the roasted sweet […]
A satisfying and wholesome salad filled with amazing fall ingredients. This is one salad that will have your taste buds doing a happy dance.
Healthy, delicious and loaded with vegetables, this soup is light on calories but packed with amazing flavor!
This seasonal, fresh and healthy Gingersnap Smoothie is so delicious, you’ll think it’s dessert. Feel free to enjoy it as a tasty breakfast on the go.
Chewy, chocolaty and soft, my favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe is a must for the holiday season. You won’t be able to resist them!
This lemon, mushroom and Brussels Sprouts pasta recipe is a favorite in our house. Loaded with amazing veggies and so easy to make.
Mediterranean quinoa zucchini boats are packed full of flavor and so many healthy ingredients. You’ll love all that this tasty recipe has to offer!
Slow cooker Italian Sausage, Peppers, and Onions over farro is a dump and go crock pot meal, my favorite kind. No browning or pre-cooking required for this one. Meals like this are necessary for busy weeknights. Especially around the holidays when you have even less […]
Lemon, garlic and Parmesan team up in this easy sheet pan recipe. One Pan Salmon and Parmesan Potatoes is a healthy, simple meal perfect for a weeknight with one pan for easy clean-up.
This Open-Face Italian Sausage Sandwich isn’t any ordinary sandwich…it’s a class act. Sweet or hot Italian sausage is paired with sharp provolone, fresh spinach, and roasted red peppers in this version. (I told you it was classy). I serve it up on fresh Italian bread […]
This recipe is simple yet elegant 15-minute pasta with tomatoes, spinach and Parmesan is truly perfect for an easy weeknight meal. It’s made with healthy, fresh ingredients rather than jarred pasta sauce. Don’t get me wrong, there is still a time and a place for […]
If you try anything new from reading my food blog, I hope that it ends up being Romesco Sauce. This sauce is life-changing and I do not use those words lightly. I first read about it from an amazing vegetarian food blog, Naturally Ella. Then […]
Any peanut butter lovers out there? Surely I am not alone in my love affair with PB? If you’re like me then I’m sure jam is a necessity in your house, too. If you’re nodding along then you’re going to love this recipe. This amazing […]
Making your own homemade taco seasoning is so easy. This combination of spices offers a balanced flavor with minimal heat. Make it ahead and store with other spices in air-tight container.
Do you love Mexican food? Me too! These slow cooker chicken fajitas are will definitely help satisfy those cravings at home. Do you also struggle with what to order every single time you go out to a restaurant because you want all of it? We […]
One of my biggest guilty pleasures used to be ordering Chinese Take-Out. Not anymore. This Easy Beef and Broccoli Stir Fry recipe is so simple and delicious. It’s better than take-out and it’s healthier too. You can make meal this with pretty simple ingredients available […]
Tender turkey meatballs topped with creamy green curry sauce is a delicious and easy Thai meal to make at home.
Wholesome, banana oat muffins are the perfect grab and go breakfast or snack. They are filled with nutritious ingredients and are so tasty.
Wholesome and delicious muffins made with sweet potato, chia seeds, oats, and whole-wheat flour. They taste great and are a perfect choice for a busy on-the-go breakfast.
Smooth, creamy, and bursting with flavor. This vibrant beet hummus is perfect for dipping all of your favorite veggies and chips. It will be the hit of your next party.
Instant Pot Beef Barbacoa is simple and delicious. This is one of the most convenient ways to make perfect, fall apart shredded beef for all of your favorite meals.
This quick and easy sesame noodles recipes is bursting with flavor. Make it in 15 minutes and serve warm, room temperature, or cold.
Eggplant Roll-ups are one of my favorite low-carb. meals. This lightened up version is filled with pesto, spinach, and cheese and is so delicious!
These balsamic chicken thighs stay juicy and tender. They are topped with a simple yet flavorful balsamic glaze. Serve with steamed vegetables for a healthy weeknight meal.
Here’s the story of this tasty White Bean Soup. I had other plans for dinner last night. Yep. I was going to make these amazing balsamic chicken thighs and photograph them for the blog. What is that saying though…best laid plans often go awry? I […]
Soy-maple-glazed chicken drumsticks are sticky, caramelized, and delicious. If you make these, I’m going to have to insist that you lick the delicious-ness from your fingers when done. No wet wipes allowed! They are definitely messy to eat, but in a really, really good way. […]
This no bake energy bites recipe is amazing. I’m sure by now you’ve seen energy bites, energy balls, or some other form on social media. Trust me, there’s a reason! Energy Bites are: easy to make filled with healthy ingredients perfect for an afternoon pick-me-up […]
Make this easy and wholesome vegetable frittata to use up leftover vegetables for a great weeknight meal. It’s also perfect for a Saturday brunch dish that everyone will love.
This homemade granola recipe is easy to follow and easy to adapt. You’ll have crunchy, sweet, salty and delicious granola made from scratch!
Asian turkey lettuce wraps are a delicious, low-carb dinner option for a busy weeknight meal. This is easy to prepare in your crockpot to cook while you’re away.
Try making delicious homemade enchilada sauce with this simple recipe. It comes together in under ten minutes and tastes better than anything you can buy in a can.
A healthy and flavorful vegetable stir fry recipe for an easy weeknight meal.
These Steak Tacos with Chimichurri Sauce are AMAZING. You should probably stop reading now. Just skip on down to the recipe, because these need to be on your dinner table this week! If you’re still with me despite my urgent plea, then let me paint […]
You’ll love this creamy and delicious slow cooker Thai butternut squash soup. It comes together so easily. It’s vegan, healthy and bursting with flavor!
Buffalo Chicken Spaghetti Squash Boats are low carb, delicious, and make a satisfying weeknight dinner. They will satisfy your craving for buffalo chicken, but without the high calorie count.
Try this mouth watering leftover pulled pork quesadilla recipe for a quick and easy meal that doesn’t feel at all like leftovers.
This recipe for slow cooker pulled pork is so simple and delicious. Make a batch of this tender and flavorful meat to enjoy all week long.
This avocado lime dressing is something special. I love avocados and use them all the time. I throw them on top of everything. But, have you ever used them in a salad dressing? Avocados give dressing a smooth and creamy texture that you would expect from […]
This One Pan Dijon Chicken with Roasted Vegetables is a game changer. That’s right, I just put the pressure on, but I’m feeling pretty good about it. It’s a game changer for 2 reasons: 1) It’s a one pan meal 2) It’s super easy to […]
This Italian stuffed pepper recipe comes together in one pan. It’s protein packed, healthy, and delicious. I’ve written it to include sweet Italian sausage, but it’s equally delicious as a vegetarian option. Just omit the sausage. You could also get creative and add in additional vegetables here – like broccoli.
This Cobb Salad with Avocado-Lime dressing is a great weeknight option for a healthy and delicious meal. It’s topped with a bright and flavorful avocado-lime dressing for even more flavor.
This vegetable baked ziti is a great vegetarian option that is also freezer friendly. Loaded with your favorite roasted vegetables, it’s a great comfort meal that everyone will love.
These healthy pumpkin chocolate chip muffins are guilt-free and delicious! They are light, fluffy and make a great midday snack or breakfast on the go. The dark chocolate chips to make them even more irresistible!
We’ve spent the last year trying to incorporate more salmon into our diet. I read so much about the health benefits, and want to eat more fish in general. Sadly, fish isn’t something my husband enjoys…let’s be honest – he just flat out doesn’t like […]