Tag: macro friendly

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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Peanut Butter Popcorn {Snack}

Read Recipe Print Recipe If you have been around Biceps After Babies very long, you might know that peanut butter is the flavor of the day, all day, everyday! :)  Especially when it's married with chocolate. Today I'm sharing a favorite popcorn recipe with PB2 powder! It's the perfect snack. It makes one serving, but...
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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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Asian Lettuce Wraps

Read Recipe Print Recipe Quick, easy and tasty! This meal is a winner for family dinner and it makes the best leftovers (if you are lucky enough to have any leftovers).  My kids loved wrapping the meat up in little "packages" to eat.  And there really is something fun about eating something wrapped up in...
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{Protein Packed} Green Smoothie

Read Recipe Print Recipe Happy Thanksgiving! With all the treats, goodies, and heavy food that comes this time of year, I thought a bright, fresh smoothie would be a good thing to share! I hope you’ll enjoy this one. It’s light and fresh and full of protein!  When I first started counting macros, I had...
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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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