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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. 

Tropical Fruit Salad

Tropical Fruit Salad

When my husband or I have a day off from work, our first thought is where are we going. We take a vacation any chance we can get! It’s not often that both of us have the same days off, so when it comes around […]

30 Minute Whole Wheat Thai Pizza

30 Minute Whole Wheat Thai Pizza

My name is Shannon and pizza is my guilty pleasure. (Hi Shannon!) …Okay it’s not an addiction, but if I could make pizza a little healthier I’d probably be going to addict meetings all the time. As you may know, I’m a hardcore fan of Asian foods and interesting flavor combinations, so trying to combine pizza with flavors that are totally opposite of the typical Italian profile just seemed natural.  (more…)

The Easiest Lentil Meatballs EVER!

The Easiest Lentil Meatballs EVER!

One thing that I and I know a lot of others struggle with is deciding between eating healthy or super juicy delicious crave worthy food that you’ve been dreaming about for days. Anyone?…Anyone?  But eating healthy doesn’t always have to be deciding between yummy and […]

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 […]

BBQ Pulled Veggie Sliders

BBQ Pulled Veggie Sliders

What’s the best part about sunny weather? Sorry, trick question! EVERYTHING!! One of my favorites though is BBQ’s! Honestly, who doesn’t love a good BBQ? I mean what’s not to like? Friends and family are gathered around to feast on some super delicious food.  (more…)

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.  (more…)

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!