Winter Citrus Salad with Crispy Chicken

Sweet and tart winter citrus pairs with slightly bitter arugula, crunchy radishes, sweet roasted fennel, and crispy almond crusted chicken for a mealtime salad that won't disappoint! Hey friends! This weekend was great, but it went by all too … [Read more...]

Herby Italian Salad Dressing

Ditch the store-bought stuff and add this salad dressing into your list of refrigerator essentials.  It's easy to make, delicious, sugar-free, and perfect for salad topping, marinating, and roasting veggies! While I can remember baking a … [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...]

Curry Butternut Soup

Roasted butternut squash and carrots blend together with coconut milk to make a silky smooth soup full of curry flavor.  While visiting home for the holidays Mom made a ton of meals that she made during our childhood.  It was so fun to taste … [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...]

Slow Cooker Chicken Butternut Chili

Vibrant chipotle pepper, cumin, smoked paprika, and chives bring together velvety butternut squash, juicy tomatoes and protein-filled chicken to make a warm-you-from-the-inside-out chili that is perfect for busy week nights in those cooler months. … [Read more...]

No-Fuss Italian Chicken Burgers with Roasted Vegetables

Happy Monday! It felt so great NOT to spend the entire weekend studying this weekend :)  Overall, it was pretty low-key and productive all at the same time.  Love it!  If you are just here for the recipe...scroll to the bottom, but otherwise I'll … [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...]

Spicy Sweet Strawberry Salsa

Sweet strawberries, zesty jalepenos, and juicy lime combine to make a salsa that is perfect for topping your favorite protein and dipping your favorite dippers! Recently, I have been absolutely loving homemade fruit salsas.  I love the sweetness … [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...]