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Recipes to truly satisfy at meal time. Featuring whole grains, powerful protein, healthy fats, and lots of veggies!

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Vegged-Out Egg Frittata

If you have a bunch of veggies and eggs lying around, you’re in luck! This Vegged-Out Egg Frittata highlights the perfect pairing between fresh eggs and colorful, seasonal vegetables. Try making this for a filling breakfast, a star dish of a brunch get-together or for meal prepping. Use 3 cups of veggies of your choice. […]

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Mexican Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

Serve up these Quinoa Stuffed Peppers in just one hour. Filled with all ingredients you likely already have on hand like salsa, canned beans, and fresh spices! Serve with a creamy yogurt avocado sauce on top. Vegan options are included too. How do you make Mexican Quinoa Stuffed Peppers? Can you make it ahead of […]

This homemade Tomato Basil Soup is juicy, flavorful, and simple to blend up. The perfect soup recipe to enjoy with seasonal or canned tomatoes! Serve with avocados, parmesan cheese, and whole grain bread.
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Roasted Tomato Basil Soup

Sometimes the most comforting thing on a cold day is a delicious bowl of soup, especially when it’s this homemade Roasted Tomato Basil Soup! I even love soup in the summertime because it’s a great way to utilize fresh produce in an easy way. This recipe is great because it works for all seasons. You […]

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Healthy Brown Rice Shrimp Jambalaya

This Brown Rice Shrimp Jambalaya is a creole classic with a healthy twist including whole grains, protein, and colorful vegetables! Creole vs Cajun Mardi Gras season is upon us and that means it’s time for some creole cookin’. I decided to develop this healthy-twist on traditional Jambalaya, a dish consisting of meat and vegetables mixed […]

Sharp cheddar, muenster, and asiago makes for an indulgent, three cheese Homemade Breadcrumb Baked Mac and Cheese. Some simple healthy recipe swaps help reduce the fat, maintain the protein and increase the fiber content of this classic recipe.
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Baked Mac and Cheese with Homemade Breadcrumbs

Sharp cheddar, muenster, and asiago makes for an indulgent, three cheese baked mac and cheese. Sprinkle on homemade breadcrumbs and bake to perfection! I’ve been making this homemade breadcrumb baked mac and cheese ever since I was a little girl. In my house, it’s named after me and known as “Mack’s Mac and Cheese.” I […]

Everyday I’m brusselin’ with this seasonal Sweet Potato and Brussels Sprout Buddha Bowl! Perfect comfort bowl for fall. Vegan, whole grain, and delicious.
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Sweet Potato and Brussels Sprout Buddha Bowl

This seasonal Sweet Potato and Brussels Sprout Buddha Bowl is the perfect comfort recipe for fall. It is packed with nutrients and flavor. Plus, it’s gluten-free and vegan! What is a Buddha Bowl? There’s not strict definition for this dish but they are typically a mix of grains, veggies, a protein source, and some kind […]