Dinner

Barbacoa Beef tacos

This is one of those set it and forget it recipes that makes you remember why you even got that slow cooker in the first place. Rich, flavorful beef chuck roast is slow cooked to perfection with chiles and spices until it is tender and smoky. I love it in […]

Chicken & broccoli spaghetti squash boats

Does anyone remember those delicious casseroles our moms used to make with chicken, broccoli, and the ever present cans of cream of mushroom soup? Well I do, and they were delicious. This equally delicious, albeit healthier take on the classic casserole has all of the comfort of the original with […]

The BEST Low-Carb Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas

These low carb green chili chicken enchiladas are without a doubt the most popular recipe on the blog as well as being one of my personal favorites. Shredded rotisserie chicken coated in a green chili sour cream sauce wrapped in zucchini and carrot ribbons and topped with shredded cheese, jalapeños, […]

Healthier Baked Ziti

I’ve taken this classic comfort food and given it a healthy twist by using protein and fiber rich chickpea pasta and ground turkey for a delicious weeknight meal that you can feel great about serving to your family! I only first discovered chickpea pasta a few months ago when I […]

Cajun Chicken Spaghetti Squash Boats

One my husband’s all-time favorite meals is The Pioneer Woman’s Cajun Chicken Pasta. And why wouldn’t it be?? Blackened chicken and veggies simmered in a rich cream sauce served over glorious mounds of fettuccini. The mere thought of it makes me drool! Unfortunately the recipe, while a fabulous, indulgent treat, […]

Chicken Mushroom Stroganoff

If you ask my husband which of my recipes he likes the most Chicken Mushroom Stroganoff will come out on top every time. This delightful dinner has all of the rich umptiousness of a traditional beef stroganoff but is lightened up with chicken making is a perfect weeknight summer meal. […]

Lamb Kofta with Minted Cabbage & Carrot Salad

Lamb Kofta is one of those dishes that sounds and looks really impressive but is ridiculously easy to make and absolutely perfect for a summer grill out. For those of you who have never had lamb kofta before, it is basically ground lamb mixed with onion, garlic, a ton of […]

Chicken Bulgogi Tacos

I’m not going to lie, developing the recipe for these Bulgogi Tacos took quite an unexpected and unfortunate turn when, reaching for a jar in a high cabinet, I knocked the glass bottle of toasted sesame oil off the shelf, which busted on my kitchen counter slicing my wrist with […]