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Healthy Orange Chicken

Healthy Orange Chicken

Orange Chicken is one of my favorite Chinese Takeout picks. But sometimes you want the flavors of takeout in a healthier way. Enter this Healthy Orange Chicken. Marinating chicken thighs in an easy orange marinade gives you all the flavor, without the frying. Not to…

Cashew Veggie Stir-Fry

Cashew Veggie Stir-Fry

When it comes to using up the produce in your fridge, is there really anything better than a veggie stir fry? This Cashew Veggie Stir-Fry is perfect for getting your veggies in. But the star of this plant-based dinner is the pineapple stir-fry sauce. Slightly…

Vegan Pumpkin Energy Bars

Vegan Pumpkin Energy Bars

Vegan Pumpkin Energy Bars are like Pumpkin Granola Bars meets a cookie dough texture. Best of all? These pumpkin bars are made with clean ingredients and no-bake! Pumpkin puree, almond butter, oats, pumpkin seeds, chia seeds, and more just get mixed up in a food…

Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken

Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken

This Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken checks all the boxes. Only 5 ingredients. Perfect for meal prep. And made right in your crockpot. Serve with rice and steamed veggies for a filling, healthy weeknight meal. Healthy meal prep for the WIN! Reasons you’ll love this…

Vegan Thai Quinoa Salad

Vegan Thai Quinoa Salad

This Vegan Thai Quinoa Salad is the perfect plant-based meal or side dish. Ready in just 30 minutes. Filled with tons of crunch and texture and tossed together with a delicious homemade Sesame Dressing. Best part is that it tastes even better the next day,…

Roasted Shrimp Thai Kale Salad

Roasted Shrimp Thai Kale Salad

This Roasted Shrimp Thai Kale salad is light and refreshing, yet filling and big enough to serve a crowd. Filled with lots of crunch and color. Not to mention all the nutrients from the variety of mix-ins. This is one of those “everything that is…

Hot Honey Oven Fried Chicken

Hot Honey Oven Fried Chicken

Be instantly transported down South when you take a bite of this crispy, sweet with a slight kick, Hot Honey Oven Fried Chicken. Baked in the oven instead of fried in oil makes it healthier and guilt-free. How do we achieve the crispy breading? Corn…

Healthy Cucumber Salad

Healthy Cucumber Salad

Summertime means the calendar is filled with barbecues, cookouts, block parties, pool parties you name it. It is the season of gathering with friends and family and eating outside. Because I know at least here in the Midwest, we EARN our warm weather. So gosh…

15-Minute Sesame Noodles

15-Minute Sesame Noodles

Need a quick dinner? 15-Minute Sesame Noodles to the rescue. In less time than it takes for you to cook up some pasta, you can mix up an easy asian-inspired, sesame sauce. Even better, I always have the sauce ingredients on hand! No last minute…

Spicy Black Pepper Shrimp Udon

Spicy Black Pepper Shrimp Udon

I love takeout just as much as the next person, but sometimes you crave something homemade. I have good news. Not only do these stir fried shrimp udon noodles use almost entire pantry ingredients, but they come together in less than 30 minutes. That’s even…

Lemon Chickpea & Quinoa Mason Jar Salads

Lemon Chickpea & Quinoa Mason Jar Salads

Are you really a millennial if you don’t use mason jars for everything? They may be basic and trendy, but I’m okay with that. These Lemon Chickpea & Quinoa Mason Jar Salads are the perfect meatless, vegan, healthy meal prep. Just a simple lemon salad…

Apple Broccoli Slaw

Apple Broccoli Slaw

Loaded with crunch and texture, this slaw is super easy to toss together. Our broccoli, apples, nuts, and dried cranberries are tossed together with an apple cider vinaigrette. No mayo in this slaw! Perfectly fresh and a great transition dish into fall as apple season…

Instant Pot (or Slow Cooker) BBQ Pulled Pork with Jalapeño Slaw

Instant Pot (or Slow Cooker) BBQ Pulled Pork with Jalapeño Slaw

Pulled Pork to many (past myself included) think equals low and slow cooking. Nothing wrong with that. If you have the time and patience to cook your pork for 12 hours at 200 degrees or for 8 hours in your slow cooker, don’t let me…

Layered Almond Butter Cups

Layered Almond Butter Cups

It’s time for another healthy-ish nut butter cup recipe. A little while back I shared this recipe for some classic Chocolate Almond Butter Cups. For this recipe, we’re adding the fun twist of layering the chocolate and almond butter mixtures. These are the most tempting…

Sheet Pan Chicken “Stir Fry”

Sheet Pan Chicken “Stir Fry”

Looking for an easy weeknight meal or a recipe to add to your weakly meal prep? Sheet Pan meals are perfect for both of these. In addition to the ease of this meal, it is great to use up any vegetables you have in your…