Small Bites

Zucchini Fritters

Zucchini Fritters Zucchini Fritters remind me of hash browns, but WAY more delicious. Enjoy these low-carb fritters with breakfast, as a mid-day snack, or as a dinner side dish.  Zucchini is also one of those great vegetables that is packed with nutrients, is fiber-rich, and supports optimal health and the cardiovascular system.  In just twenty… Read More Zucchini Fritters

Main Course

Quinoa Crust Pizza

Quinoa Crust Pizza Everybody loves pizza, but sometimes those calories add up quickly (especially the crust)!  This quinoa crust pizza recipe is made with a blender and a few simple ingredients.  Quinoa is a healthy grain that is gluten free and high in protein.  So what’s not to love about a healthy pizza that tastes… Read More Quinoa Crust Pizza

Main Course

Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms are like edible tasty boats filled with a hearty, full of flavor concoction.  The sausage mixed with vegetables and spices give it a burst of flavor.  Sometimes the best dinners are made even better with easy servings.  What I mean is that each person grabs a mushroom filled boat,… Read More Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

Main Course

Shrimp Fajitas

Shrimp Fajitas This Shrimp Fajitas recipe is super simple to make, (I’m talking beginner’s level), it’s healthy, and it’s so authentically delicious.  What more could you ask for?  Basically you mix all the ingredients together in a large bowl, spread the mixture over a baking sheet, bake for eight minutes, and broil for two.  What… Read More Shrimp Fajitas

Sweet Treats

Healthy Cocoa Brownies

Healthy Cocoa Brownies Healthy Cocoa Brownies are a sweet treat for any chocolate lovers!  I made these cocoa brownies in a mini muffin pan, which yielded twenty-four mini cocoa brownies.  They turned out moist, sweet (but not too sweet), cake-like, and chocolatey.  There is no butter or oil in these healthy cocoa brownies, so feel… Read More Healthy Cocoa Brownies

Main Course

Blackened Fish Tacos

Blackened Fish Tacos This Blackened Fish Tacos recipe is made with tilapia blanketed in herbs and spices and grilled in a George Foreman.  Then, the fish is wrapped in a lightly grilled corn tortilla and topped off with a homemade salsa and a spritz of lime, completing the dish and ready to serve!  Simply delicious,… Read More Blackened Fish Tacos

Small Bites

Biscuit Beef Empanadas

Biscuit Beef Empanadas Biscuit Beef Empanadas are a soft, pillow-like version of regular empanadas.  Using buttermilk milk biscuits as the base, instead of a crunchy pie crust or pastry wrappers, creates these mouthwatering appetizers or small bites.  For a healthier recipe, switch out the ground beef for ground turkey.  Biscuit beef empanadas are a perfect… Read More Biscuit Beef Empanadas

Main Course

Lemon Herb Chicken

Lemon Herb Chicken Lemon Herb Chicken is a classic recipe that emits a mellow, yet savory flavor in every bite.  The lemon does not overpower the herbs and vice versa.  There is a balance of zest and herb that will please any palate.  This lemon herb chicken recipe uses a crock pot which helps retain… Read More Lemon Herb Chicken