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Healthy Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Healthy Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Healthy Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins. Banana muffins made with whole wheat flour, vanilla flavored protein powder, and a few chocolate chips because YES! Easy-to-make and ready in 30 minutes from start to finish! I’m obsessed with bananas. Whenever I have leftover bananas, I get excited because […]

Cuban-Style Deviled Shrimp (Camarones Enchilados)

Cuban-Style Deviled Shrimp (Camarones Enchilados)

Spicy, saucy, fragrant Cuban-style deviled shrimp (or shrimp creole, or camarones enchilados) served over rice! Perfect for special occasions or weeknight meals! In 1975, my mom bought a Cuban paperback cookbook, which is now in shreds. She had only been living in Miami for less than […]

Healthy Chicken & Shrimp Paella

Healthy Chicken & Shrimp Paella

A simple-to-make paella using brown rice, chicken, shrimp, turmeric, smoked paprika, and fresh lime juice. Perfect for a special occasion or weekly meal prep! You know how I’m always saying that you should have cooked rice in the fridge? THIS IS WHY. Well, not exactly THIS […]

Spicy Tuna Steak Burgers with Wasabi Mayo

Spicy Tuna Steak Burgers with Wasabi Mayo

Turn fresh tuna steaks into simple, delicious burgers made with sesame oil, soy sauce, spices, tomato, onions, avocado, and wasabi mayo! A 20-minute meal! Anyone here a sushi fan? Meeeee! I love sushi SO much. Spicy tuna fan over here! I also love eel rolls […]

Healthy Egg Muffin Cups {Meal Prep Idea!}

Healthy Egg Muffin Cups {Meal Prep Idea!}

Healthy Egg Muffin Cups. Avoid skipping breakfast by making these healthy egg muffin cups ahead of time with kale, spinach, eggs, cheese, or even leftovers! These healthy egg muffin cups will save your life! They saved mine. See, I used to commute to work for an […]

Baked Salmon Meatballs with Spicy Avocado Crema

Baked Salmon Meatballs with Spicy Avocado Crema

Easy-to-make baked salmon meatballs made with fresh salmon and served with a spicy avocado crema! Ready in just 30 minutes. Perfect for dinner or as an appetizer! After making Baked Chicken Teriyaki Meatballs, I knew I had to make meatballs again…except I wanted to make them with fresh […]

Lean Ground Beef over Zucchini Noodles {Healthy Cuban Picadillo!}

Lean Ground Beef over Zucchini Noodles {Healthy Cuban Picadillo!}

Lean Ground Beef over Zucchini Noodles! Lean ground beef, made Cuban-style served over spiralized sautéed zucchini noodles. A quick and easy 30-minute weeknight meal! Meal prepping every week is not fun but it’s necessary. Here are some tips to help with meal prepping: Cut or spiralize veggies with my […]

Cashew Basil Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Cashew Basil Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Cashew Basil Chicken Lettuce Wraps. Ground chicken with sweet hoisin sauce, salty soy sauce, crunchy cashews, scallions, and fresh basil. Dinner can’t get more deliciously healthy than this! One of my favorite bloggers, Andie Mitchell, came out with a cookbook last year called Eating in the Middle: A Mostly […]

Honey Balsamic Chicken Thighs with Arugula Cilantro Lime Slaw

Honey Balsamic Chicken Thighs with Arugula Cilantro Lime Slaw

Honey Balsamic Chicken Thighs with Arugula Cilantro Lime Slaw! Skinless, boneless chicken thighs dressed up in a honey balsamic glaze and served with a simple arugula cilantro lime slaw. An easy 30-minute dinner! When you’re in the kitchen, do you cook by the book or […]

Baked Vegetarian Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Baked Vegetarian Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Baked Vegetarian Stuffed Sweet Potatoes. Baked sweet potatoes loaded with roasted corn, black beans, chopped tomatoes, diced onions, and avocado result in a meatless, flavorful and easy 20-minute meal for busy weeknights! Raise your hand if you’re here because you are WAY too busy to make dinner today. ME […]

Spicy BBQ Pulled Pork Lettuce Wraps

Spicy BBQ Pulled Pork Lettuce Wraps

Simple lettuce wraps made with slow cooker spicy BBQ pulled pork and spiralized red cabbage. An easy middle-of-the-week dinner using leftovers! Every Sunday, I aim at prepping my meals for the week. Even if it’s just in parts. For example, cooking rice for the week or […]

Easy Black Bean Hummus without Tahini

Easy Black Bean Hummus without Tahini

Easy Black Bean Hummus Without Tahini. A deliciously simple hummus made with black beans, garlic, and spices. Few ingredients and ready in just 5 minutes! As I mentioned in my 5-Minute Kalamata Olive Hummus recipe, I’m always on the hunt for snacks! Let’s face it, without snacks, we’d […]