Recipes

Skinny Beef Stroganoff

June 11, 2017
Serves 6

Skinny Beef Stroganoff

First I want to say thank you all for your continued support and trying my recipes! I know I have been slacking on posting new ones but I promise to be more active! We are in baseball mode fully Oliver plays for two teams one being a travel šŸ™‚ Ā and Hunter plays as well! It’s just an extremely busy time of year but I am going to make a point to catch up on my recipe blogging! okay enough about my boring life let’s get to the real reason your reading this post!!!

Hearty and satisfying, Skinny Beef Stroganoff takes just 20 minutes to make and wonā€™t add inches to your waistline. Ā This lightened up version uses no butter or sour cream andĀ Ā is just as tasty as itā€™s full fat version. I loved this recipe because of how quickly it can be made but it is very delicious as well! Both boys enjoyed it and it actually has become a every two-week routine to make it, sometime si make extra to take to the baseball fields lol! Yep it tastes good cold!

Please try it out and let me know what you think!

 

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21 Day Fix Crack Slaw

May 25, 2017
Serves 4

Let me introduce you to CRACK SLAW! Aka Cole Slaw

For the record I’ve never smoked crack or sniffed it or whatever else you can do with it šŸ™ˆ but all I can say this was AMAZING! Like aaaa-may-ZINGGG! It’s so simple to make and packed with flavor.I prep this for weekly lunches for myself and my husband it so yummy!

Try it out let me know how you like it!!

 

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Savory Chicken Meatballs & Coconut Curry Sauce

May 9, 2017
Serves 4

My husband made these delicious chicken meatballs with coconut curry sauce for dinner and they are amazing! Cheap , easy 21 Day Fix friendly , and the entire family gobbled them up! BONUS we had left overs that heated up well the next day for lunch , now that is a win win in my book! You can even freeze these and the sauce and throw in your crock pot or instant pot next time! Try these bad boys out and let me know what you think! kudos to my husband on this fantastic recipe!!!!

 

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21 Day Fix Margarita Chicken

May 7, 2017
Serves 4

This recipe had me at margarita! Ha ha This is a perfect recipe for summer grilling or you can broil it in the oven as well! This recipe is super simpleĀ and perfect for my families busy long nights at the baseball field!Ā Get festive with tequila,This marinade gives chicken a tangy citrus flavor with extra kick. (Most of the alcohol evaporates during cooking no silly side effects ha ha!.)

I will also like to add that I marinated this the day before we grilled it so when we got home my husbandĀ could throw on the grill quickly! Try it out and let me know what you think! My entire family enjoyed it I paired it with some asparagus and roasted red potatoes šŸ™‚

 

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Recipe is adapted from the beachbody blog

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies – 21 Day Fix Approved

April 28, 2017
Serves 12 Cookies

Who loves cookies?!!!! I am not a huge cookie fan but I could live off peanut butter ha! These are a quick healthy alternative from the store bought with all the processed ingredients.My boys loved them! Try them out and let me know what you think!

 

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21 Day Fix Breakfast Pie

April 24, 2017
Serves 12

I am a huge lover of Quiche , its been a favorite since I worked at Marie Callender in high school! I however try to stay away since a flaky buttery crust is not always the best for meĀ or my belly! lol Insert breakfast pie! It’s similar to the Quiche just no crust! I was not sure how I would like it being there was no crust but turns out I love it just fine! This particular recipe Ā is so simple to prepareĀ and will make two pie tins which is awesome for all you meal prepper’s one can be frozen ( be sure to slice it first) and then reheated when you want it! A great healthy grab and go breakfast!

Try it out and let me know what you think! Its been huge hit in my house and with a very busy baseball season this will be on the menu for those early morning tournaments!

 

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21 Day Fix Lemon Bars

April 15, 2017
Serves 18 squares 2 squares equals 1 serving

Its Easter weekend and I am in full baking mode! I made these last year sometime and decided that I needed to blog them and share the goodness of these Lemon bars. They are so yummy , its hard to stop at just 2! They are packed with flavor will leave your taste buds screaming for more!

Lemon bars will never be health food, but they will always be deliciousā€”and if you’ve just gotta have a square of sweet-tart, chewy, lemony goodness, your best bet is to make them from scratch and shun the additives you’ll get withĀ store-bought boxed mixes.Ā This recipe is about as clean as lemon bars can get.

I will tell you that these are fairly soft in the middle. They do not set like a traditional lemon bar. But they do set enough to get them cut and plated, and boy are they delicious! The cashew crust gives them some chew and the lemon juice flavor comes through nice and tart. Itā€™s a fantastic combination!

So typically my boys are not fans of lemon type desserts , they enjoy sucking juice out of lemons but that’s about it. This recipe won them over in a big way! Now I wont be making these often because it is so hard to stop at just 2 squares , I am thinking next time I make them I will cut them into smaller pieces that way I feel like I am getting to eat more! Ha ha its all mind over matter right! So I really hope you try these out and enjoy! Please let me know how they turn out!

 

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Recipe is adapted from Clean eating magazine

French Onion Chicken – 21 Day Fix Approved

April 4, 2017
Serves 2

French onion soup is a type of soup usually based on meat stock and onions, and often served gratinĆ©ed with croutons and cheese on top or a large piece of bread.It has always been one of my absolute favorite soups but it’s not exactly the healthiest. insert let’s make a healthy version and add a twist…French Onion chicken in the skillet! I am sure this could be made in the slow cooker or instant pot as well!

Now to make it gluten-free just use a gluten-free flour or you can omit the flour. I only used it to thicken it up , if you do omit the flour it will be a little more runny but still delicious! I was certain my boys would not want to eat this because of the onions but they proved me wrong! Both boys devoured it and my husband has asked for it to be made weekly lol! I guess this is a winner! try it out and let me know what you think!

 

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Brushetta Chicken Salad – 21 Day Fix Approved

April 2, 2017
Serves 1

Chicken Bruschetta salad super simple and delicious! This I made for myself one day for lunch while kids were at school. It is super yummy , I used left over chicken from the night before and just threw together. I have a chicken bruschetta pasta recipe (Click Here)Ā if you want to make a meal for the family! Both are delicious and simple! Hope you try it out and enjoy!

 

Also I did Ā add feta to mine but not enough to count a container if you are following the container system!

 

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Healthy Pizza Pockets – 21 Day Fix Approved

March 26, 2017
Serves 2

Pizza Pockets

So I will get straight to the point the frozen pre made hot pockets are a chemical shit storm of ingredients and personally I am not into putting poison into my families body! However I am not going to sit here and pretend I have never eaten them because I have , and so have my boys. I started reading labels and learning what ingredients were when I started eating clean almost 3 years ago. The stuff they put in those frozen meals are just flat-out horrible for you , but in the fast paced world of go go go we sometimes go for the easy grab and go.I am happy to say its been 3 plus years since hot pockets have graced my freezer lol! I knew i had to try making my own version that I could make in bulk and freeze! Travel baseball is in full swing , having healthy options that are a quick grab and go are a must!

I pride myself on what I feed my family and I kick it up a notch during baseball , soccer and hockey because I want my little athletes feeling their best when they hit the field or ice! sometimes it might not be obvious how much the wrong food can impact performance, but I promise you that loads of sugar, food dye and processed foods that sit heavy, digest poorly and have zero nutritional value will slow your child down, sap their energy after the first 30 minute spike and set them up for a crash, possibly at the worst time (with the game on the line).

So back to the hot pockets they are delicious , easy and freeze! My boys loved them and today I am actually making 2 dozen to freeze and have on hand for the busy months ahead! If you are looking for more of my baseball/sports food planĀ Click Here to read what we do on tournament day!

Try these out let me know what you think!

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