logo

Category : Recipes

What’s For Dinner? Orange & Blue Cheese Spring Salad

What’s For Dinner? Orange & Blue Cheese Spring Salad with Homemade Dressing Looking for the perfect Spring salad? Make this! It is easy to prepare and so good. During this time of year I am so busy and always make sure that I have quick healthy meal options, so that I don’t get stuck snacking all day! This salad was inspired by Skinnytaste, my favorite food blog and this is one of my favorite dinners. Enjoy, Jenn Spring Salad Ingredients: […]

What’s For Dinner? Chicken Burger with Spicy Broccoli Slaw

This recipe is one of my favorite meals to make when the weather gets warmer, reminding me that summer is right around the corner! These burgers are a lightened up version of one of my favorite chicken burger recipes. I ate mine on a lettuce wrap and it was the perfect combination! My kids love to eat these burgers with a little cheddar cheese and BBQ sauce, so this is an easy meal that can be made kid friendly as […]

What’s For Dinner? Spinach Salad with Maple Dijon Dressing

I love eating a big salad for dinner, but I need to make sure to be creative with my salads so that I don’t get bored. This spinach salad is so good, it is the perfect weeknight dinner and is really filling. It was easy to prepare and the homemade dressing was delicious!! I made it up because I needed something different & it made the salad! Don’t skip it!! My drink in the picture is really refreshing and a […]

What’s For Dinner? Shrimp Scampi with Zoodles

  This week starts baseball season for my boys, for us this means busier nights and weekends. This time of year I try to find quick and healthy meals so that we don’t get stuck eating dinner at the snack shack! This recipe was inspired by Skinnytaste, although I made my own changes and it turned out really well! I am lucky that my kids enjoy seafood, but what surprised me was that they all loved the “zoodles.” If you […]

What’s for Dinner? Simple Crab Cakes

Finally, it is starting to feel like Spring!! With the approach of warmer weather, I wanted to make a simple dinner that reminds me that Spring/Summer are right around the corner! These crab cakes are an easy weeknight meal and my kids love them.¬†Enjoy ūüôā -Jenn   Pure & Simple Crab Cakes *adapted from Once a Month Mom* Ingredients: Lump crab meat (I usually use about ¬†1 lb) 1/2 cup of panko bread crumbs 1-2 teaspoons of parsley 1-2 tablespoons […]

Amazing Gluten Free Cookie Dough Truffles

1cup¬†well-cooked and drained chickpeas(or white beans instead) 2tbsp¬†coconut sugar*Note: For Stage 1 Anti Candida Diet, omit the coconut sugar and use more stevia, to taste. 3tbsp¬†smooth natural seed or nut butter (such as almond) 1tbsp¬†Coconut oil 1tsp¬†Ground Cinnamon 2tsp¬†pure vanilla extract(or 2 tsp vanilla powder) 1/8tsp¬†pure stevia powder(or 1/4 teaspoon vanilla or chocolate-flavored pure liquid stevia) 3tbsp¬†coconut flour 2 1/2tbsp¬†unflavored or vanilla raw protein powder (pea or rice) 1pinch¬†fine sea salt 3tbsp¬†plain or vanilla unsweetened almond milk or other allowed […]

Cucumber and Green Teani

Cucumber and Green Teani 60ml/ 2 oz Belvedere Citrus 2 inch Piece of cucumber Dash simple syrup Dash lemon juice 25ml/ 0.75 oz Green tea Piece of fresh ginger 2 Basil leaves Small pinch of Maldon Sea Salt Muddle cucumber and ginger with a pinch of salt and simple syrup. Add the rest of the ingredients and shake with cubed ice. Finely strain into a chilled cocktail glass and garnish with a thin slice of cucumber.   Source: belvederevodka.com

Coconut & Avocado Grasshopper Bars

COCONUT & AVOCADO GRASSHOPPER BARS Free of grain, gluten, eggs, dairy & refined sugar. MINT LAYER INGREDIENTS 1 Hass avocado 1/4 c. honey 6 T.¬†coconut oil, melted 1 1/2 c.¬†shredded unsweetened coconut 3/8 t.¬†mint extract, or a drop or two of¬†food-grade peppermint essential oil dash of salt CHOCOLATE LAYER INGREDIENTS 1/4 c.¬†coconut oil 2 T. honey 1/4 c.¬†cocoa powder 1/4 t. vanilla extract (I like to¬†make my own) dash of salt MINT LAYER INSTRUCTIONS Line a 9√ó9 inch baking dish […]

What’s For Dinner? Honey Balsamic Chicken Tenders

Looking for a quick, healthy & kid friendly dinner.? Make this tonight! My kids loved these Honey Balsamic Chicken Tenders. They were simple and delicious, the perfect weeknight dinner. Let us know if you make this! -Jenn   Honey Balsamic Chicken Tenders *adapted from Budget Bytes* Ingredients: 1-2 packs of chicken tenders (depending on your family) Salt & pepper 2 tablespoons of honey or agave (try to use raw/local) 1/4 cup of balsamic vinegar 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil […]

What’s For Dinner? Grilled Salmon Salad

      When I eat a salad for dinner I like to make sure that it is is going to fill me up and not leave me hungry an hour later! This is a perfect dinner salad, it is filling and really flavorful. I like to grill enough salmon for my family to eat as well, I serve a simple side dish for my kids and put mine over this salad. Let us know if you make this for […]