Pesto Chicken Tomato Kabobs

Vibrant, fresh pesto adds a delicious flavor to kabobs of chicken and tomato making this a powerhouse (and super simple!) weeknight summertime meal. Recently, I feel like I've been trying to keep my weeknight meals lively all while spending as … [Read more...]

Asian Lettuce Wrap Salad

Asian-spiced chicken over a giant bed of lettuce.  Inspired by fun lettuce wraps, but much simpler.  Just place the toppings on top of the greens, no rolling or wrapping required! *If you are just here for the recipe, scroll to the … [Read more...]

Chicken Avocado Burger-Introduction to Grill Week 2016

This recipe and all of grill week are sponsored by Sprouts Farmers Market. Welcome to Grill Week 2016!  This week, I'm only going to be posting recipes that you can a) GRILL b) serve at a cookout or summer potluck c) eat as a component of a … [Read more...]

Ginger Basil Stir Fry

This was such an amazing weekend.  I felt a bit all over the place, but after being cooped up indoors due to a snow storm and major studying last weekend I was ready to get out and DO something this weekend :) The fun all started on Friday. … [Read more...]

Chicken Lentil Shepherd’s Pie

A comforting and satisfying take on the traditional Shepherd's pie made with a combination of ground chicken and lentils instead of lamb for the filling.  This lightened up version of the traditional, hearty dish mixes turnips with potatoes for the … [Read more...]

Baked Almond Chicken Tenders

Chicken lightly coated in nutty almond meal or almond flour is the perfect homemade and healthier alternative to fried and battered chicken nuggets.  These are kid-approved! I seriously cannot believe it's taken me so long to share this recipe … [Read more...]

Fall Nourish Bowl {low FODMAP, gluten free}

How about a midweek check-in? Things are going pretty well around here.  Lots of studying and playing with Bernie. While this week has been pretty ordinary, Monday night was exciting because the singing group I am in had our first … [Read more...]

Cucumber Olive-Pesto Roll Ups

I have always been an olive lover.  As a child, I remember making pizzas on a Saturday night with my family and almost feeling guilty about putting olives on my homemade pizza because I thought they tasted that good!  Now, in my childhood I was … [Read more...]

Avocado Chicken Salad

I honestly can't believe it haven't shared this recipe with you yet.  This mayo-free chicken salad literally makes an appearance just about every other week in our house for Brian's lunches.  I whip up a batch on Sunday and it's good to go with some … [Read more...]

Thai Chicken Burgers Recipe

Happy pre-Friday!! :) (otherwise known as Thursday!) As you guys have probably realized, Brian and I rarely repeat meals.  It's not that I don't like any of the meals that I create, I just have SO much fun trying new creations in the kitchen that … [Read more...]