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April Meal Prep of the Month: Chicken Shawarma Bowls

Trying something new this month! Each month I plan to provide you all with a meal idea that is easy for meal prep and keeps well for several days. This month is a favorite- chicken shawarma bowls! Hope you give it a try! Note that you can alter the amounts based on preference. This makes… Continue reading April Meal Prep of the Month: Chicken Shawarma Bowls

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Copy-Cat Gnocchi Soup

My favorite soup is Olive Garden’s gnocchi soup, especially with their unlimited breadsticks.  We have been making our own gnocchi lately and decided to give this soup a try.  Still happy with how well it turned out. All you need: 2 chicken breasts, chopped 3 stalks celery, chopped 1 cup shredded carrots 1/2 medium onion,… Continue reading Copy-Cat Gnocchi Soup

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Lemon-Garlic Crusted Chicken Strips

Chicken strips are not just for kids! Here is a yummy, and of course easy, recipe to make for the entire family. Highly recommend you look at my post on how to make the perfect honey mustard dip. Enjoy! All you need: 2 large chicken breasts, cut into thin strips 2 eggs 2 tbsp. extra… Continue reading Lemon-Garlic Crusted Chicken Strips

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Lower Sodium Teriyaki Quinoa-Meatballs

If you follow us on Instagram you know that we LOVE “snacks for dinner” and have this meal at least weekly. We usually do a variety of apps, veggies, and fruit. I try and make a different appetizer each week and this week feature some Asian-inspired quinoa-meatballs. Hope you enjoy them as much as we… Continue reading Lower Sodium Teriyaki Quinoa-Meatballs

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Healthy-ish Tater Tot Hotdish

Every Minnesotan/Midwesterner loves a good hotdish…or as some people call it; casserole.  Here is a healthier makeover for our midwestern comfort food! All you need: 1 lb. extra lean ground turkey 1 small onion, chopped 4 oz. mushrooms, chopped 2 tbsp. olive oil 1 red bell pepper, chopped 1 can no-salt added corn 1/2 cup… Continue reading Healthy-ish Tater Tot Hotdish

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Gnocchi, gnocchi, and more gnocchi

This past November my husband and I ventured and ate our way through Italy. I am still thinking of that plate of gnocchi with a mushroom cream sauce…. After reminiscing on our trip, I decided to try out making my own gnocchi along with a basic mushroom sauce and a pesto sauce. The gnocchi was… Continue reading Gnocchi, gnocchi, and more gnocchi