Category: Recipes

Braised Beef Roast

Read Recipe Print Recipe I'm back with another recipe.  We don't eat a ton of beef at our house, but sometimes I get a real hankering for it.  A pot roast, especially on Sunday, really hits the spot.  Have you ever braised meat before? I'm fairly new to it. It makes the most tender, fall...
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Crispy Parmesan Chicken Strips

Read Recipe Print Recipe I love these chicken strips! My family loves these chicken strips. Aaaannd I hope you love them too!  They are quick to fix up, macro-friendly and make the best leftovers (if you have any). I like to make a big batch of these with 3 lbs of chicken so that I...
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Greek Tzatziki Wraps {Easy on-the-go Lunch/Pick Your Protein}

Read Recipe Print Recipe Hey! A new group of Macros 101ers has just started up and I thought this easy and tasty lunch would be a fun one to share.  This is one of those perfect recipes you can use with whatever leftover meat (or lunch meat) that you have on hand. I can whip...
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Macro Friendly Breakfast Sandwich {Quick & Tasty}

Read Recipe Print Recipe This open-face breakfast sandwich is one of my go-to breakfasts. It's delicious, easy and keeps me happy for a few hours! It's a great pre-workout meal in the morning. The secret in this dish is the lite Laughing Cow Cheese and the Everything But the Bagel Seasoning (see note below).  The...
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Quick & Easy Teriyaki Chicken {Instant Por OR Stovetop}

    Read Recipe Print Recipe I'm a big fan of Asian food! So is my family. How about you?  I love the deep flavors, sauces, and garnishes! This quick & easy Teriyaki Chicken is hands down delicious and super family friendly! It makes great leftovers too - so if you have a crowd to...
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Protein Ice Cream {High Protein Treat}

Read Recipe Print Recipe Now don't get me wrong, just because I'm sharing a recipe for protein ice cream does not mean that I don't eat real ice cream! :)  I usually do eat real ice cream. However, in the beginning of my macro counting journey I found it hard to hit a high protein...
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Italian Zucchini Patties

Read Recipe Print Recipe Hello! I'm here today sharing a delicious side dish featuring one of my favorite vegetables, zucchini.  I don't usually make side dishes besides salad and steamed/roasted veggies.  But sometimes it's really fun to round out a meal with something new. I first had these zucchini patties at my mother-in-law's house several...
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Skillet Mexican Turkey & Zucchini

Read Recipe Print Recipe You know when you're in a rush to get dinner on the table, or you really just want to grab take out??  Macro-friendly meal to the rescue!!! This is a great go-to meal when you're in this kind of predicament, but really don't want to grab take out.  It's quick, easy...
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Macro Friendly Pizza Crust {made with spaghetti squash}

Read Recipe Print Recipe Pizza night has always been a weekly tradition at our house, typically Friday night with a movie.  My friend shared this yummy pizza crust recipe that doesn't break the macro bank, aaaand, it's soooo yummy! My husband seemed really skeptical when I made it for the first time, but he quickly...
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Lemon Feta Chicken over Cauliflower Rice {Instant Pot Directions}

Read Recipe Print Recipe I checked out some cook books from the library a month or two ago just to look for some new things.  This recipe came from America's Test Kitchen. It was done in in a slow cooker. I adapted it to be done in the instant pot and lightened it up just ...
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