SPICY GRILLED SHRIMP TACOS WITH ALL THE FIXINS!

Summer calls for grills, shrimp and tacos galore! Make it Mexican night with these Spicy Grilled Shrimp Tacos with all the fixins for your next summer bbq or party! No one will believe you that they’re healthy too! Guys, I’m exhausted right now. There’s also a very real possibility that I’m buzzed too. I’m not […]

SPICY VEGAN JAMBALAYA

This easy vegan recipe for jambalaya is full of fresh produce and gets a spicy kick from fresh jalapeños! Ready in under an hour – the perfect healthy vegan recipe for busy weeknights. I am a huge fan of dinners that are quick, easy, and don’t involve a last-minute trip to the grocery store. This […]

CAJUN SHRIMP AND QUINOA CASSEROLE

Shrimpy shrimp shrimp shrimp casserole. Made in a cast iron skillet. Cause cast iron skillets just do it better. From stove-top to oven in a cinch. All of those tasty flavors stay in one place until they meet your plate, ready to be devoured. This was the first recipe I made after we got home […]

EASY 30-MINUTE HOMEMADE WHITE CHICKEN CHILI

Chili is the ultimate fall and winter comfort food. Who can say no to a bowl of warm, thick chili that’s loaded with tender chicken and hearty cannellini beans. It’s some of the best chili I’ve ever had and will be on rotation all winter. It’s robustly flavored from sweet Vidalia onions, jalapeno peppers, and […]

CHICKEN AVOCADO BURGERS

I have made these many times now.  I love them with ground chicken but ground turkey will work in a pinch.  (consider increasing  your garlic, salt and pepper when using ground turkey to kick up the flavor a bit). This has turned out to be the most viewed post on my blog…to say I didn’t […]

LOADED GUACAMOLE VEGETARIAN TACOS

Tacos, I think, more than any other savory food, make people happy. Set up a taco bar with lots of fixin’s, and you’ll have one giddy group of peeps. (Ever had a taco party in the summer? Lots of smoky-grilled toppings and free-flowing cocktails/mocktails/beer makes for one feel-good time.) Trying to cut back on meat […]

ONE PAN MEXICAN QUINOA

Wonderfully light, healthy and nutritious. And it’s so easy to make – even the quinoa is cooked right in the pan! Despite my daily 3-mile runs, all the morning donuts have finally caught up with me. So Jason and I made a pact to lighten up our diet before our Cabo trip in 6 weeks. […]

BEST HERB ROAST POTATOES

This is the absolute best herb roast potatoes recipe. Potatoes are sliced Hasselback style and roasted till crispy on the outside and tender on the inside. When roasted, they are brushed with a sweet herb butter on the outside and inside each slice for maximum flavor, and extra juicy buttery feel to perfectly compliment the […]

HEALTHY TUNA STUFFED AVOCADO

These avocados are stuffed with a flavorful southwest mixture of tuna, bell pepper, jalapeno, and cilantro. No mayo necessary here! I was making this recipe two times a week for months before I wrote this post. I came up with it one day based on what I had lying around in the kitchen and immediately […]

SWEET POTATO & LIME TAQUITOS (GLUTEN FREE & VEGAN)

You want to know what my favorite food holiday is? Cinco de Mayo!!! I look forward to it all year long. I love the food of Cinco de Mayo more than any Thanksgiving feast, more than cookies at Christmas, and definitely more than any 4th of July BBQ you can throw at me. So, over […]