Yellow Coconut Curry with Chicken and Vegetables

I was inspired to create this yellow coconut curry with chicken and vegetables when I discovered some chicken thighs in one of my monthly shipment from ButcherBox. I don't usually buy chicken thighs but they turned out to be the perfect protein choice for a low carb day on the FASTer Way to Fat Loss. There's something about curry on a cold day that is so comforting and temperatures had … [Read more...]

Quinoa Salad with Black Kale and Pomegranate Seeds

You are going to LOVE this superfoods rich salad. With black kale, red organic grapes, pomegranate seeds, avocado,  pumpkin seeds and quinoa, this salad is packed with nutrients and rich in flavor and texture. The grapefruit basil dressing beautifully highlights the complex flavor profile of this salad. This salad is a complete and balanced meal, with a fair amount of protein, perfect as … [Read more...]

Creamy Grapefruit Basil Vinaigrette

This Creamy Grapefruit Basil Vinaigrette is a light and flavorful dressing with an exotic, summery feel that's wonderful on just about anything! Drizzle it on a fresh bed of greens, or over steamed vegetables, such as asparagus. You can also enjoy it as a healthy dip with your favorite crudités. The Creamy Grapefruit Basil Vinaigrette gets it's lovely creamy texture from a cooked red potato … [Read more...]

Easy Healthy Lemon Curd

I walked into the house with a basket full of freshly picked lemons. My hubby said with a twinkle in his eye: 'Making some lemon curd?" Oh how could I resist that sweet smile?? My challenge? Coming up with a recipe that would meet my desire for healthy eats without compromising on taste :-) Judging from the empty jars I found the next day, I'd say I had succeeded. How to Make … [Read more...]

Poached Sole in Tomato Tarragon Sauce

As temperatures cool I find myself craving foods that are conforting and rich in flavor. This recipe is one of my favorites! It's super simple, takes less than 20 minutes from start to finish and it is simply Scrumptious!  Best of all it's full of stuff that's good for you without empty calories. So you can enduge without any guilt whatsoever. Sole is a wonderful white fish with great … [Read more...]

Breadless Turkey Stuffing for a Scrumptious Thanksgiving Meal!

No Thanksgiving meal would be complete without a scrumptious turkey stuffing and my breadless turkey stuffing is always a favorite! Although I grew up in Paris, I was blessed to enjoy the beautiful tradition of Thanksgiving each and every year. Mom who is a Mexican-American from Texas  always prepared a fabulous Thanksgiving feast. She prepared our Thanksgiving meal like she did every other … [Read more...]

Spinach and Zucchini Quiche

Quiche is a staple food in our family and I love coming up with all sorts of variations to this simple, tasty and healthy meal. This spinach and zucchini quiche is a favorite with my girls, and a fantastic way to get your little ones to eat their greens. Spinach and zucchini blend beautifully and are generally tolerated by children of all ages.  Add a little fresh garlic and some fresh mozzarella … [Read more...]

Garlic Green Beans

If you've never had fresh green beans with garlic and parsley you are in for a treat! I've always loved green beans!  This recipe is essentially the way mom always prepared them for Easter, served alongside a perfectly roasted leg of lamb they now grace my family's Easter table as well. Today I enjoy green beans just as much raw, as a delightful snack to nibble on or tossed in a salad, as I … [Read more...]

Scrumptious Tuna Salad

If you love tuna salad but don't want the mayo you are going to love this is a clean and lean option. Bursting with nutrients this easy to make tuna salad  is simply delicious!  Eat all you want without feeling guilty.  Loaded with lean protein and tons of vitamin rich veggies, it makes for a deliciously satisfying meal that's perfect at home or as a picnic meal. This is the kind of salad … [Read more...]

Mouthwatering Garlic and Mushroom Turkey Meatballs

  My eight year old loves meatballs. She loves them drenched in marinara sauce over spaghetti squash... She loves them served with sautéed spinach or kale... Yes I know I am eternally blessed to have an eight year old who loves spinach and kale :-) She loves them as finger foods she can gobble down as an after school snack... And she loves to help me make them, especially mixing … [Read more...]

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