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Spring Clean Eating Recipes

Now that spring is quickly approaching, are you wishing to eat healthier and cleaner? Clean eating ingredients are at their peak in spring, so now is the time to get motivated! Here are some clean eating recipes to get you started: Smoked Salmon, Avocado and Rocket (Arugula) Salad (I think

Best-Pumpkin-Cake-Recipe-EVER!

Best Pumpkin Cake Recipe EVER!

Thanksgiving is a holiday that I allow myself to splurge, and stuff my face until I  can no longer move.   I came across this recipe a few years back and it is a rendition of Paula Dean’s Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cake.  I promise you that this recipe will not disappoint!!!

Left Over Chicken Lunch

Whenever I have left over chicken and am looking to create a healthy lunch, I throw this together. You can mix in your favorite veggies, or use the ones I suggested below. Ingredients Left over chicken (shredded or cubed) Quinoa 1 avocado –cut into cubes 1  tomato- cut into cubes

Cheesy Mexican-Style Stuffed Peppers

My coworker Casey just started testing out her cooking skills in the kitchen. She recently raved about the concoction she made, so I demanded she provide us the recipe! Here is what I stole from her: Ingredients: 1 pound ground turkey 1 box Annie’s whole wheat cheese and shells 6-8

Cozy Chicken

Sometimes you just need some comfort food.  This recipe is like a fuzzy blanket, it gives you the comfort you are searching for.  Although this recipe can be a bit heavy, I have added some modifications to make this a healthier recipe. Ingredients: 6-8 chicken thighs (you can use chicken

Fiesta Slow-Cooker Tortilla Soup

I don’t know if it’s because I’m busy, or just lazy, but I have always loved the convenience of slow cooker meals.  They are easy, fast, and flavorful!   Likewise, I am a HUGE fan of Mexican-inspired foods.  Tortilla soup has all the things I love best in Mexican cooking. 

Slow Poke Chicken- slow cooker recipe

I am a sucker for super spicy foods! Any opportunity where I could dowse my food in hot sauce until my face is literally on fire – I take. I have modified this recipe so all can enjoy, but feel free to add all the hot sauce your little heart

Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

I love Asian food but I hate using chopsticks! You would think after 10+ years of using them that I would finally get it down, but unfortunately this is not the case.  Well, the good thing about these lettuce wraps is you get to enjoy an Asian fusion cuisine without

Paleo Friendly Grain- Free Banana Pancakes

Everybody loves pancakes! If you don’t, then we probably wouldn’t get along 😉 My boyfriend has a gluten allergy, so it makes it difficult to cook breakfast for the both of us. One of my friends showed me this banana pancake recipe and I have fallen in love with it.

Cheat Day Chicken- Bacon Wrapped mmmmmmm bacon

Everybody needs a cheat day! You can modify this recipe to make it a little healthier, but when you are looking for something yummy and easy to cook- this is what I recommend: Ingredients: 4 boneless chicken breasts (pounded and fat removed) 1 small bottle of Paul Newman Balsamic dressing