Mexican Stuffed Peppers

These stuffed peppers are packed with a whole lot of flavor and are so nutritious. I love the fact that these can be loaded with whatever your taste palette desires and are super easy to make, making these the perfect weeknight meal. The peppers get roasted in the oven as the ground meat gets cooksContinue reading “Mexican Stuffed Peppers”

Easy Coconut Lime Chicken

Wow this recipe is soo yummy and is incredibly easy to make. The sauce is luxurious and really transforms the taste of the chicken into something mildly sweet. The bright flavor of the lime cuts through the creaminess of the coconut milk. This recipe is perfect for week nights and meal prep. It can beContinue reading “Easy Coconut Lime Chicken”

Healthy Whole Wheat Penne with Alfredo Sauce

This recipe is perfect for those Fall days where you just want a big bowl of pasta but don’t want all of the extra calories. It is hearty, comforting and a lot lighter than its traditional counterpart. It uses milk instead of heavy cream, less cheese and less butter. The addition of the onion addsContinue reading “Healthy Whole Wheat Penne with Alfredo Sauce”

Parmesan Baked Tilapia

This recipe is a suprisingly healthy take on the semi decadent classic. I love making this when I am craving something cheesy but that is still semi healthy. If you’re not a big fan of fish, I highly recommend this recipe since it changes the texture and gives it a familiar cheesy flavor. I alsoContinue reading “Parmesan Baked Tilapia”

Turnip Fries

These are delicious, healthy and textually very pleasing. Try switching out your fries to this healthier alternative! They are super crunch and have a subtle natural spiciness from the turnip. Turnips contain fewer calories per serving than potatoes — 18 calories per cup of cubed turnip, compared with 59 for russet potatoes. I highly recommendContinue reading “Turnip Fries”

Thai Lettuce Wraps

These are bursting with flavor and are really healthy. I love making these because they are so simple to make yet they taste so flavorful. The peanut sauce drizzled on top really brings the dish together with a delicious nutty flavor.You can definitely sub out the green leaf lettuce for some spring greens and eatContinue reading “Thai Lettuce Wraps”

Easy Hummus Recipe

Hummus is one of those things that is so versatile and can be just used as a traditional dip, a spread for sandwiches or watered down to make a dressing. It is an amazing vegetarian dip that is creamy , nutty and has a slight zing from the lemon juice. My recipe is super easyContinue reading “Easy Hummus Recipe”

Toasted Corn Salsa

One of my favorite summer vegetables is corn. I like it when it is a little charred, which really brings out a smoky and sweet flavor in the corn. This corn salsa is a healthier take on Elote Corn Salsa. It is bursting with tangy and fresh flavors yet it still has a subtle sweetnessContinue reading “Toasted Corn Salsa”

Mango Salsa Chicken

This recipe is the perfect summer recipe! The sweet, succulent mango tossed in a lime dressing is paired with fresh flavors and served atop a sweet and spicy chicken breast creating a perfect balance of savory, sweet and fresh flavors. This recipe is healthy and a fun way to eat chicken. It transforms the tasteContinue reading “Mango Salsa Chicken”