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Mediterranean Grain Bowl with Turmeric Rice

Have you tried the new grain bowls at Panera? I did, and it was delightful. I tried the Mediterranean Bowl w/ Chicken.  It was so good that I feel like I could literally eat it for every. single. meal.   But, that would get quite expensive so I decided to make my own grain bowl!  Take… Continue reading Mediterranean Grain Bowl with Turmeric Rice

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The Perfect Cauliflower Pizza Crust!

Have I written yet about my husband and his carb-free diet?  If I have… well, I’m about to tell you all about it again.    For the last couple of weeks, he’s been trying to stick to the Keto diet. He has done a really great job. He sleeps better, has more energy, and has even… Continue reading The Perfect Cauliflower Pizza Crust!

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Fiesta Taco Chili

You know the great thing about a holiday weekend? Today is Monday, and it doesn’t suck.  All day today, I thought it was Sunday. This is partially because I worked on Saturday, so instead of three days off I have had two. But I’m cool with it because when I go back to work tomorrow,… Continue reading Fiesta Taco Chili

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Beef & Vegetable Soup

When you live in Minnesota and it has been raining for what feels like forever…  you need soup.  Even though it is also 80 degrees and ridiculously humid! And what better to pair it with than some gluten free Paleo dinner rolls?  I found a bread mix by Simple Mills, and it is definitely the… Continue reading Beef & Vegetable Soup

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Pizza Meatballs

  Current obsession: all things meatballs. Don’t get the wrong idea. I still love tacos.  That love is deep. But, lately I am all about the meatballs. Stuff some veggies into a meaty ball and dip it in delicious sauce. What’s not to love?  Last week we had Thai Turkey Meatballs (so good!) and of… Continue reading Pizza Meatballs

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Honey Chipotle BBQ Pulled Chicken with Creamy Broccoli Slaw

  Has there ever been anything as beautiful and wonderful as a sunny, 65°, spring day in Minnesota?  I don’t think so.  Meal prep was a real sacrifice today since it was a perfect day to be outside. Thankfully, I was done in time for us to take a quick walk around the neighborhood to… Continue reading Honey Chipotle BBQ Pulled Chicken with Creamy Broccoli Slaw

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Jambalaya/Gumbo

  Bravo, husband. Bravo.  Another fantastic suggestion that resulted in another delicious recipe.  He really is the brains behind this operation, you know. I’ve been making a lot of stir fry lately, as you know and the thing about stir fry is that it is meat and vegetables, mixed with rice.  Well, that’s a great… Continue reading Jambalaya/Gumbo

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Pesto Prosciutto Pizza {Gluten Free}

I really should make this blog more of a priority, I hate when I go weeks without posting. But I'm just so darn busy right now that all I can do is focus on the cooking. My weekend meal prep goals are to be done as quick as possible, so trying new recipes has gone pretty… Continue reading Pesto Prosciutto Pizza {Gluten Free}

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Chicken Cacciatore over white rice

Now that we are eating really clean, we gotta keep it interesting in the kitchen. Chicken and vegetables is definitely a weekly go to – but adding different flavors is important. The hubby is perfectly fine eating the same thing for weeks in a row, if he likes it. But not me… I need variety.… Continue reading Chicken Cacciatore over white rice

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Gluten Free Goulash

There is nothing better than a giant cup of coffee and Food Network on a Saturday morning! We’re short staffed at work, so I’ve been putting in a lot of extra hours and somehow, still not feeling any closer to being caught up!  So, I’ve been spending Saturday mornings at my desk trying to catch… Continue reading Gluten Free Goulash