WHERE HEALTHY MEETS DELISH

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Creamy 2 Minute Dairy-Free Ranch

Creamy 2 Minute Dairy-Free Ranch

After living Mexico for four years, somehow I’m still not immune to cravings for American foods. You can take the girl out of Washington but you can’t take the Washington out of the girl! One of my favorite snacks is ranch and veggies. Mexico is […]

Sundried Tomato Garlic Alfredo Sauce (Dairy-Free!!)

Sundried Tomato Garlic Alfredo Sauce (Dairy-Free!!)

Along with sushi and pickles, I’m also a pasta lover. And if you know me this should not come as a surprise to you. I pretty much just love food in general, pasta included. If using whole grain noodles, pasta can actually be pretty healthy; […]

Green Machine Quinoa Salad with Basil Garlic Dressing

Green Machine Quinoa Salad with Basil Garlic Dressing

Let me just start out by saying: quinoa. It’s AWESOME!!! When I was making this Green Machine Quinoa Salad with Basil Garlic Dressing, I reacquainted myself with quinoa and forgot how much I love it.  (more…)

Whole Wheat Veggie Stir-Fry Hand Pies

Whole Wheat Veggie Stir-Fry Hand Pies

When I’m working on my blog throughout the week, or any of the other million things to get done, I often don’t have time to cook a full meal right then and there so I end up falling back on whatever is fastest and easiest. […]

Put-On-Everything Chipotle Salsa

Put-On-Everything Chipotle Salsa

If you know me or have read my blog before you know that my husband is Mexican and we live in Mexico. Mexican food is very different from American but oh so good! And if you’ve had authentic Mexican food you know that they put […]

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.  (more…)

Zucchini Lasagna with Homemade Marinara Sauce

Zucchini Lasagna with Homemade Marinara Sauce

I’m a sucker for lasagna. Well just all Italian food really…and Italians. Basically anything that is related to Italians or their food, you can’t really go wrong.  Spring is here and so are zucchinis so ain’t nobody got time for pasta!

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. 

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 just taste like home or that bring back certain memories. (more…)

Creamy Basil Garlic Avocado Spaghetti

Creamy Basil Garlic Avocado Spaghetti

St. Patrick’s Day is coming up this weekend but you wouldn’t even know it where I live. Oaxaca, Mexico is not the most festive when it comes to Irish holidays and understandable so.  However, in grade school I remember it was always SOO important that […]