Chicken Butternut Squash Chili

This Chicken Butternut Squash Chili puts a refreshing twist on a fall classic.  It makes a large pot, making it an easy one-dish meal for serving a group or for having leftovers to use for lunch/dinners later in the week.   I realize I'm … [Read more...]

low FODMAP Chickpea Burrito Bowl

Switch up your usual burrito with this chickpea burrito bowl! Chickpeas are seasoned with FODY Foods low FODMAP taco seasoning and paired with lime marinated kale salad, fresh tomatoes, and nutty brown rice for a satisfying and simple meatless … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Ratatouille

Ratatouille is a dish traditionally made from zucchini, eggplant, and tomatoes making it the perfect end-of-summer dish to highlight warm-weather produce! The past couple of months have had me living with a kitchen spread throughout the entire … [Read more...]

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...]

Quinoa Taco Salad

Hearty quinoa, crunchy bell peppers, sweet tomatoes, creamy avocado, filling black beans, and your favorite zesty salsa all come together in a make-ahead lunch that will last all week long (or serve a crowd!).   Hey friends!  I apologize for … [Read more...]

Butternut Squash Bruschetta

Subtly sweet butternut pairs perfectly with tart and crisp cherry tomatoes and sweet yet savory basil to make a wonderful bruschetta that is perfect for serving as an appetizer, snack or with your favorite protein during in the cooler months. … [Read more...]

Herb Chicken Meatballs and the Most Amazing Homemade Marinara

Happy hump day! How is this week?  Try any new fitness classes or recipes that you want to share?  I love hearing what you guys do, so let me know! Today, I am SO excited to share this recipe with you.  I've been working on it for a while and … [Read more...]

Checking Things Off the Wedding To-Do List

I feel like I have been checking wedding tasks off of the to-do list left and right lately! Yesterday, I spent my lunch break at Kinkos printing signage and table numbers for our wedding.  Seeing everything in print really made the wedding feel … [Read more...]

Tabatas and a Meal that is Sure to Impress

**If anyone knows Christen McNamara, please let her know that she won my Earth Fare Gift Card contest.  If I have not heard from her by Thursday at 8am, I will pick another winner.** ______________________________ Yesterday morning at the gym was … [Read more...]

10lb Box of Tomato Sauce

Yesterday, I received a text from my future father-in-law saying "You received a 10lb box of tomato sauce in the mail."  I couldn't help but laugh to myself as I read the message, and as soon as I walked in the door, sure enough, there was a giant … [Read more...]