Healthy-ish Fried Rice

Any time I have a craving for Chinese food I make this easy, healthier version of fried rice. This is also a fun way to “dress up” rice if you eat it often and you’re sick of the same old thing. It’s easy to make and easy to clean up. In a pot, you’ll need:Continue reading “Healthy-ish Fried Rice”

Tomato Sauce

Ever wonder what it would be like to make your own tomato sauce? Well do I have a project for you! This tomato sauce is delicious on pasta or as part of our stuffed peppers recipe or this spaghetti squash recipe. If you want an amazing AND healthier version of pasta and pizza sauce thanContinue reading “Tomato Sauce”

Spaghetti Squash with Tomato Sauce

This is an easy lower carb option to traditional spaghetti with meat sauce. This is also a completely vegan option for all my vegans in the crowd (but it doesn’t have to be- feel free to add Italian seasoned ground beef or ground turkey if you’d like!). Check out the simplicity of this spaghetti squashContinue reading “Spaghetti Squash with Tomato Sauce”

Pico Made Simple

I put pico on everything, so no one should be surprised that I have a tried and true pico de gallo recipe that I’m obsessed with. I put it on eggs, chicken, tacos, you name it. The best part is that it’s easy too. In a bowl, mix together 3 cups cherry tomato, chopped1 whiteContinue reading “Pico Made Simple”

Squachos

Of all the low refined-carb weirdness I’ve ever come up with- this is probably my favorite. These are spaghetti squash nachos and they’re actually super delicious…. I know, I was a little hesitant too at first. It came about after a Pinterest fail for spaghetti squash taco boats. Plus they have a fun name! TryContinue reading “Squachos”

Healthy-ish Walking Tacos

Growing up in the Midwest, walking tacos are a small town staple. We have them at football games, at marching band competitions, and basically everything in between. As an adult I sometimes still crave the goodness that is a walking taco (and if you don’t know what that is, it’s high time you find out!).Continue reading “Healthy-ish Walking Tacos”

Mediterranean Cucumber Salsa

If you love a good savory dish, you need to check out this Mediterranean-inspired cucumber salsa. It pairs great with lemon pepper chicken or I just eat it as a snack! Either way, it’s bound to be one of your new favorites. The flavors mix together perfectly and the blend of veggies make it niceContinue reading “Mediterranean Cucumber Salsa”

Veggie Medley

One of my favorite pairings with meat or eggs is a good veggie medley. Veggie medleys can be made on the cheap, are a great source of vitamins and minerals and can be made either stovetop in a giant pan like this one or on a sheet pan in the oven. Make sure you’re cookingContinue reading “Veggie Medley”