Strawberry Cobb Salad (Whole30)

Strawberries in a salad are always a good bet. Every time I put them in any salad, I always wonder why I don’t use them more often. They’re also great during spring while you wait for tomato season every year.

Bacon Wrapped Ranch Meatloaf

I know meatloaf might not be the most popular food out there. But I do have to say I’ve always liked it, and it’s just plain good comfort food. While there’s nothing wrong with old fashioned regular meatloaf, I really can’t help mixing it up a bit with recipes!

Instant Pot Avocado Egg Salad (Whole30, Keto)

Lunch has always been my weakest link when it comes to healthy habits. I find it all too easy to breeze straight through lunch, and just work until the end of the day. In fact that particular habit started so far back, that’s it’s more deeply ingrained than I’d like.

Spinach Salad with Mandarin Oranges and Warm Bacon Dressing

I used to make a spinach salad all the time that had crumbled gorgonzola in it, where you poured a warm bacon dressing over the top. It’s really beyond fantastic, but it also presents 2 problems, the first of which is that so many people don’t like blue cheese of any kind.

Caramelized Bacon Balsamic Brussels Sprouts

I’m having what they call ‘a minute’ with brussels sprouts right now! Although to be more specific that ‘minute’ has been going on for about a year now. Last fall when they started arriving at the supermarket, I started getting pounds and pounds of them to take home and roast.

Healthy Instant Pot Zuppa Toscana

Don’t worry if you don’t have an Instant Pot because I have instructions below for this Healthy Instant Pot Zuppa Toscana to be made in the slow cooker, as well as the stove top! My first goal was to make this beloved soup a little healthier and allergy friendly by eliminating the heavy cream. I’ve also included recipe to notes … Read More

Cheeseburger Salad with Secret Sauce Dressing

I have to be truthful and say the first time I heard the idea of a ‘cheeseburger salad’, I immediately thought ‘no thanks’! What is it about making snap judgements anyways? In any case, my better judgement finally kicked in and I realized that a cheeseburger wasn’t all that different than these In and Out Style Lettuce Wraps I’m obsessed … Read More

Sweet Potato Noodles and Greens Breakfast Meal Prep

Most weeks you can find us meal prepping some cut up fruit for green smoothies, and something to take along for healthy lunches. However, lately I’ve been stepping up my breakfast meal prepping as well. It started with the realization I was spending quite a bit of time putting together breakfast every morning.

Grilled Chicken BLAT Salad with Avocado Ranch Dressing

I really feel like you can never have too many flavor packed salads in your repertoire! And it's just a bonus if your salad includes healthy ranch dressing. As a kid I was a ranch dressing fanatic, I mean I would eat pretty much anything if it was drowned in ranch. In fact... my cousin and I were famous in ... Read More