Category Archive: Recipes

Zucchini “Pasta”

I made this “pasta” dish to go along with the Paleo Mini Pork Meatballs that I made a few weeks ago + it was a match made in heaven. I had gotten this… Continue reading

Poached Chicken with Bok Choy in Ginger Broth

When I got this clean eating cookbook, I couldn’t wait to make this recipe. I love baby bok choy, anything involving chicken (especially when it’s poached) and the broth sounded SO flavorful +… Continue reading

Barley Casserole with Tahini Dressing

This yummy casserole is the perfect comfort food for these bitterly cold winter nights. It’s filling + crazy full of flavor but it’s also a healthier option to most casserole dishes. This is… Continue reading

Paleo Mini Pork Meatballs

I can’t say enough good things about these tiny little meatballs. I have been trying to eat much cleaner which is always more time consuming, usually more expensive and sometimes less flavorful than… Continue reading

Greek Yogurt Dill Sauce

I think I mentioned this dip a couple summers ago in one of my Instalife posts but after making it over the weekend I realized I never shared the recipe with you! This stuff… Continue reading

Triple Berry Chia Jam

I have always liked sugar-free jellies, not necessarily because of the saved calories but just because I don’t like my jelly too sweet. I saw a similar version to this chia jam on… Continue reading

Skinny Chicken Fingers

I hope this post finds all of you enjoying your holidays and getting ready for the New Year! I had a really great time at home for Christmas, I got to spend 4… Continue reading

Browned Butter Apple Crisp

I had mentioned this incredible dessert in my latest Instalife Post + wanted to make sure I got it posted for you guys in time for the holidays. This is my go to… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Cookies

Alright, to say we have been snowed in is an understatement, I’ll let the following pics paint a picture: Yes, that’s right… 84.5 inches in the last 3 days. This was after the… Continue reading

Couscous Stuffed Acorn Squash

Typically when I leave the gym after a long day at work the last thing I feel like doing is cooking something crazy, especially now that it’s dark before I even get out… Continue reading

Honey Bear Cocktail

This delicious cocktail combines the flavors of fall with orange, honey, sage, bourbon + cider!

Stuffed Pepper Dip

I wanted to get you all a great tailgating recipe as we headed in to a weekend of good NFL + College Football match ups! There is a restaurant called The Liberty Hound… Continue reading

Lemon Chicken + Orzo Soup

I had a much needed day off yesterday and I couldn’t wait to start decorating the house for fall. I went and got the mums for our front porch + hung the corn… Continue reading

Pumpkin + Greek Yogurt Parfaits

Most mornings I eat breakfast at home before I leave for work but lately I’ve been pulled in 100 different directions so I’ve been craving all the extra sleep I can get. I… Continue reading

Apple, Cranberry + Currant Bread Pudding

I hate to admit that up until last weekend, I had only ever tried a bite or two of bread pudding in my whole life. Not for any particular reason – I like… Continue reading

Squash, Quinoa + Kale Stew

It is no secret that I love fall. It’s not that I wish summer away because I know that with fall, winter comes all too quickly. I just love everything about the season… Continue reading

Chia Pudding

Back when I was just working from home, I would make huge breakfasts every day because it was also my lunch. Now that we’re up at 6:30 every morning, we have started making… Continue reading

Fresh Juice Sangria

I was recently approached by Williams-Sonoma about teaming up with them to spread the word about the wonders of juicing. You guys know I love our juicer, you can read a little bit… Continue reading

Greek Quinoa Salad with Garlic Shrimp

I feel like between our work schedule, traveling for the holiday weekends and all the other craziness that summer brings, we have been doing so little cooking lately! Once we got back from… Continue reading

DIY Chipotle Corn Salsa & Vinaigrette

As I mentioned in my latest favorite things post, I have discovered Chipotle and cannot get enough,  I think their salads are the best thing ever. I get mine with lettuce, chicken, sautéed… Continue reading