Category: Dinner

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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Spaghetti Squash Chicken Bacon Ranch Bake

Read Recipe Print Recipe I have really been enjoying spaghetti squash on the nights my kids really want pasta. I like to save my carbs for a breadstick or garlic toast.  How about you? Spaghetti squash has been a new discovery since I started macro counting.  Spaghetti squash can been cooked in the Instant Pot...
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Easy Blender Quiche (make with leftover Thanksgiving turkey or rotisserie chicken)

Read Recipe Print Recipe I'm here today sharing a favorite family recipe.  This one dates back in my family to grandma's  young days. It's a classic and has been made for years by all of our family.  Enter - crust-less blender quiche.  That's right! No rolling out crust, it's really a no-fuss recipe all around....
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Parmesan Crusted Tilapia

Read Recipe Print Recipe Do you enjoy eating fish? Yes, no, maybe so??  I think Tilapia is one of the most mild flavored fish around.  My kids even LOVE it! Which shocks me, because I don’t think I would have touched it with a 10-foot pole as a kid.  I’m not sure how they’d love...
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{Protein Packed} Chicken Cordon Bleu Bake

Read Recipe Print Recipe Chicken Cordon Bleu has always been a favorite of mine since I was a child. I loved watching my mom roll it up and hold it closed with toothpicks.  But I don’t know, I guess I live in a different era - but I have no time for that!  This is...
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Lemon Garlic Shrimp

Read Recipe Print Recipe Hey! I’m back sharing another yummy recipe.  This recipe is built to serve one person - but can easily be doubled, tripled, quadrupled, etc. :) I love this recipe! Not only is it tasty - but seriously can be ready in about 10 minutes, 15 if you are lost in the...
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Lite Cheesy Chicken & Vegetable Soup

Read Recipe Print Recipe I’m so excited to be sharing this recipe with you today!  I love soup season, and it’s either here or will be soon wherever you are.  Cheesy broccoli soup has been one of my favorite soups since my childhood.  However it’s pretty loaded with lots of cheese and fat. But get...
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Lite Cajun Alfredo Sauce {w/ serving suggestions}

Read Recipe Print Recipe This isn’t your average alfredo sauce (on a couple levels).  It’s packed with flavor. Cajun seasoning, sun dried tomatoes, and parmesan cheese! Yes, please!! It’s also very macro friendly considering it’s alfredo sauce! Some sauces are laden with butter, which don’t get me wrong, it’s what I pick sometimes.  But this...
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