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Garlic Sauteed Spinach

Garlic Sauteed Spinach

Are you ready for the easiest recipe of all time? Because this is it. It literally takes 10 minutes to make from start to finish. Ten. Minutes. And it's totally delicious. Awesomeness [...]

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Roasted Acorn Squash Soup

Roasted Acorn Squash Soup

Today, I decided to make soup. I kept seeing acorn squash on sale at the store. Teasing me with its simple and sweet acorn squash goodness [...]

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Almond-Crusted Sea Bass

Almond-Crusted Sea Bass

I love fish. And tasty yummy, savory coatings on my fish. Like this salmon and this tilapia. So good. So I’ve been hard at work (I mean, eating, really) trying to find new low-carb fish recipes. Instead of using panko, flour or [...]

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Peach Protein Shake

Peach Protein Shake

Last week, I shared my Strawberry Protein Shake recipe with you and I hope you have had a chance to try it. If you have (please go rate it!), I’m sure you’d agree it’s super delicious and incredibly easy to make. Today, I want to talk about my Peach [...]

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Butternut Squash Bisque

Roasted Butternut Squash Bisque

So...I'm not sure what was going on with me this week, but I made three different soups. That's right: three. I made minestrone, lobster bisque and this yummy butternut squash bisque. Funny thing is that I didn't even really recognize I had made so many soups until [...]

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Healthy Fudgesicles

Okay.  I'm in love with popsicles. And, well, chocolate, too for that matter. Put them together and I'm a happy camper. But -- wait -- these are *gasp* healthy chocolate popsicles?!? Awesome. Growing up, I absolutely loved fudgsicles.  Like -- if we had a box of 6 or 7 of them, they wouldn't be safe [...]

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Cucumber Salad Recipe

I told you I really wanted some Cucumber Salad, didn't I?  Well, here it is!  Hooray! In my last post on Salmon Teriyaki, I talked about how much I love a good cucumber salad when I go out for Japanese food. But, wait...  Why must I go out to get this tasty little dish when [...]

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Chicken Lettuce Wraps

I love water chestnuts. There, I've said it. Heehee. If you share my love, you'll probably really enjoy these chicken lettuce wraps. I combined ground chicken, chopped water chestnuts (yum!), garlic (of course!) and some other goodies, like hoisin sauce, fresh ginger and sesame oil. My original intention was to recreate the chicken lettuce wraps [...]

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Chicken Caesar Salad

After coming back from our mini vacation to Arkansas and eating all that food, Dustin and I have been feeling a little "heavier" than we'd like.  So, we both agreed it was time to incorporate some more salads into our weekly dinners and maybe some more exercise.  I tried this Caesar Salad Dressing recipe from [...]