Air Fryer Sweet Potato Chicken Bites

These bite-sized Sweet Potato Chicken Bites are flavorful, delicious and made right in the air fryer for a perfectly crispy (and healthy!) alternative to chicken nuggets! I have a confession.  So I purchased my air fryer a couple years ago, but I really didn’t start using it regularly until a few months ago….well now I’m […]


Black Bean and Corn Salad

This Black Bean and Corn Salad is loaded with crisp veggies, delicious spices and fresh cilantro, all tossed together in a zesty lime dressing making it the perfect summer side dish or dip! Here’s a bright and refreshing salad perfect for the summer that only takes about 10 minutes to throw together!  This black bean […]


Creamy Avocado Ranch Dressing

Creamy Avocado Ranch Dressing made healthier with Greek yogurt easily made in just 5 minutes with so much delicious flavor!  Perfect for salads, dips for veggies, and more! Anyone love ranch dressing as much as I do??  Well this recipe takes ranch to a whole new level, and is a lot healthier too!  This avocado […]


Summer Quinoa Salad

The perfect Summer Quinoa Salad made with a delicious combination of sautéed veggies, black beans, corn, and fresh basil all tossed with a lemon balsamic dressing! Note: This post first appeared on June 10, 2013.  It has been updated with bright new photos, but is still the same delicious EASY recipe! Oh how I LOVE […]


Healthy Chicken Salad

Healthy Chicken Salad made with tender chicken, Greek yogurt instead of mayo, crunchy celery, grapes, and sliced almonds for a delicious spin on a classic favorite! Everyone needs a good chicken salad recipe in their arsenal and this healthier version tastes amazing!  A classic combination of tender chicken, juicy grapes, crunchy celery, green onions and […]


Honey Ginger Lemonade

This Honey Ginger Lemonade makes the perfect summer beverage that is refreshing, delicious and easily made with just 4 simple ingredients! Who doesn’t love fresh lemonade in the summer?  I absolutely LOVE making a pitcher of it during these warm months, but this recipe takes your lemonade to a whole other level!  Delicious and refreshing […]


Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Bars

These Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Bars are rich, fudgy and make the perfect sweet treat with just a few simple ingredients and zero baking required! Stop everything you’re doing and go make this recipe.  Seriously!  These No Bake Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Bars are literally EVERYTHING, made with creamy almond butter, rich dark chocolate chips, […]


Favorite 4th of July Recipes

Celebrate the 4th of July holiday with my favorite healthier recipes perfect for an all-American spread!  Everything from appetizers, mains, side dishes, desserts and festive cocktails! There’s nothing more fun than a red, white and blue all-American spread when it comes to hosting the 4th of July weekend!  I love using food to celebrate holidays […]


Sausage and Veggie Egg Casserole

This Sausage and Veggie Egg Casserole makes the perfect low carb savory breakfast loaded with your favorite veggies, leafy greens, and delicious turkey sausage that is sure to be a crowdpleaser! Boy do I have the perfect low carb breakfast to kickstart your day!  You guys this Sausage and Veggie Egg Casserole has all the […]