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healthy eating

    Sautéd Swiss Chard

    March 29, 2019

    I never used to really think much of leafy greens until I married my husband. He’s half Brazilian and they LOVE sautéd collards. Since he loved them so much & I knew how healthy there were, I decided to embrace them. What’s weird is I started to LOVE them too! And then I branched out to all different kinds of sautéd leafy greens. What I found is that swiss chard is my favorite. It’s beautiful & yummy. I love to…

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  • Turkey & Sweet Potato Chili

    I like this chili because it’s a change from my regular Five Bean Chili . It’s a bit sweet from the sweet potatoes but still really savory & satisfying. Chili is a big hit…

    November 20, 2018
  • One Pan “Clean” Steak Fajitas

    I love this recipe because it tastes amazing, it’s healthy, it’s easy, it’s quick & it’s literally ONE pan! What else could you ask for? If you want to make it totally clean, skip…

    November 20, 2018
  • Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

    I LOVE Spaghetti with Meat Sauce.  I think it’s because it was one of our staple weeknight meals.  It is just the ultimate comfort food to me.  It was really exciting when I figured…

    October 21, 2018
  • Green Chile

    I grew up in Colorado but really didn’t start appreciating Green Chile until I got older. One thing I LOVE about it, is how EASY it is to make.  It’s literally FIVE ingredients and…

    October 4, 2018
  • Chai Protein Balls

    I used to LOVE Chai lattes BUT then I realized how much sugar was in them. I had to give them up. When I found Chai protein I was hooked! These little babies remind…

    October 2, 2018
  • Snacks/Appetizers

    Chocolate Protein Balls

    I make these little babies when I want a sweet treat but am avoiding sugar.  I love them because they are SUPER easy to make (only THREE ingredients) & they are tasty. Let’s get…

    September 4, 2018
  • Tacos & Taco Salad — Making it “Clean”

    To make things easy for meal-planning lots of times we’ll do Tuesday Taco Night.  This is my go-to recipe for Tacos.  Sometimes I will switch it up BUT why mess with a good thing?…

    August 21, 2018
  • Chimichurri Sauce

    We love Chimichurri Sauce around here.  It has a tangy and fresh taste to it that just adds to any summer dish. We tend use it on grilled meats.  Anything from marinating chicken thighs…

    August 21, 2018
  • Chicken Avocado Soup Clean GF

    Chicken Avocado Soup

    This recipe is one of my and our family’s favorites.  I love it because it’s SUPER easy to make so I don’t have to slave away in the kitchen for days or even an…

    August 8, 2018