WHERE HEALTHY MEETS DELISH

Quick ‘n’ Easy

Chileajo Tostadas

Chileajo Tostadas

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, here is one of the quickest and easiest Mexican recipes that you will ever find! Okay maybe not ever but it’s at least got to be up there. 

Spicy Chipotle Papas

Spicy Chipotle Papas

Out of all the vegetables, potatoes are probably what I eat most and def one of my favorites.  For some reason potatoes get a bad rap for being unhealthy, starchy and fattening. And I say to each his own because I ain’t buyin’ it!

Chorizo Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Chorizo Stuffed Zucchini Boats

I don’t have kids, but I have a picky eater husband so its kind of the same thing. My husband, along with millions of kids I’m sure, is not a fan of vegetables. And unfortunately for him, I am. 

Creamy Vegan Potato Leek Soup

Creamy Vegan Potato Leek Soup

Whenever we are running low on groceries, I feel like I’m on Chopped, competing for my prize if I can successfully use all three mystery ingredients. And today’s ingredients are….(dramatic pause)..potatoes, onion and a leek!

Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup

Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup

Spring time is fully upon us! Spring is always shown in pictures as the sun shining and pretty flowers budding with baby animals. But lesbehonest, it still rains all the freaking time! So for the spring time that’s not so springy, here’s some warming carrot […]

20 Minute Peanut Noodles

20 Minute Peanut Noodles

One of the reasons I’ve always liked cooking and eating delicious food (apart from it just being super delicious) is that certain foods bring back a sense of nostalgia. You know what I’m talking about. I’m talking about those secret family recipes, those foods that […]

Veggie Slaw and Sweet Basil Lime Dressing

Veggie Slaw and Sweet Basil Lime Dressing

I’ll just start by stating the obvious: street food in Mexico is amazing! Right? I know it. You know it. We all know it. Especially in Oaxaca, the unofficial food capital of Mexico, not all street food is created equal. 

Fireball Pork Chop with Mango Salsa

Fireball Pork Chop with Mango Salsa

When I moved to Mexico I was preparing for a bunch of new experiences. New city, new job, new food. But I never thought of all the things that Mexico didn’t have, and one of those is Fireball. Yes, Fireball the alcohol. Mexico has plenty […]

Baked Tuna Cakes with Cilantro Garlic Cream

Baked Tuna Cakes with Cilantro Garlic Cream

Growing up taking a tuna fish sandwich for lunch was pretty common even though it wasn’t the most practical. No matter how much I tried whenever I opened my lunch my sandwich would always be so smashed it was debatable to continue forward with eating […]

Peanut Butter Banana Breakfast Bites

Peanut Butter Banana Breakfast Bites

Breakfast can be such a daunting meal time. It sets the tone for the rest of the day and is when you decide if today you will eat healthy or give into temptation with eggs, bacon, sausage and hash browns. Something that has helped me […]