My niece Lillie joined us for dinner tonight! I knew I needed to make something kid friendly, but I still wanted it to be light and healthy. Well, Gina Homolka over at Skinnytaste has a beautiful little girl so I know that her recipes are kid approved! I had been eyeing this meatball recipe ever … More Chicken Cordon Bleu Meatballs and Garlic Mashed Potatoes
I don’t know about you but, some nights I just need dinner to come together quickly. I usually have 3 nights per week when I go to Zumba. Dinner needs to be done quickly so I can eat in time to get my groove on! But, just because I want it to be fast doesn’t … More Grilled Garlic Dijon Herb Salmon with Roasted Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus Bundles
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Have I mentioned that it’s hot? Summer definitely wants us to show her some respect this year. Hydration is important all year long, but even more so during these hot summer months. I like water just fine, but, sometimes you get tired of drinking something that tastes like, well…nothing. Alan and I both love infused … More Strawberry Basil Infused Water
You could write a book of nothing but cooking tips for weight loss. In fact there are probably about 1,000 of them already out there. As someone who has been on this journey for heading into 2 years and has lost 50 pounds naturally through diet and exercise, I have one tip that for me … More My Number One Cooking Tip for Weight Loss
Cilantro Burgers with Sriracha Mayo and Slaw with Creamy Thai Peanut Dressing … More Cilantro Burgers with Sriracha Mayo and Slaw with Creamy Thai Peanut Dressing
I have heard people say it time and time again: “Once you stop eating so many sweets, you stop craving them.” Who are these people? Can they be my weight loss spirit guides? Seriously though, even though I usually crave savory foods like burgers, sub sandwiches, and french fries, sometimes you still need a cookie! … More Skinny Strawberry Muffins
Rack of lamb….I don’t know about you but, to me, it sounds intimidating. But, my local store had it on sale so I decided to give it a try. You guys, it was SUPER easy! And, let me tell you, nothing feels fancier than serving someone some gorgeous lamb chops *snooty nose in the air*. … More Rack of Lamb (It’s easy I promise) + Simple Homemade Salad Dressing
Sushi is a very polarizing thing. People seem to either love it or they HATE it. Our household is in the love it camp. I could eat sushi crazy often and never get tired of it. But, that riiiice! That blasted rice! It takes something super light and weight loss friendly and screws it all … More Sushi Party!
I have some variation of this smoothie so often that I rarely even think about how I’m making it anymore. The best thing about it is that you can customize it in so many ways. You can add chia seeds, flax, nuts, greens, you name it. Smoothies can be a deceiving item in a healthy … More Peanut Butter and Jelly Smoothie