honey glazed ham

Easter is nearly upon us and I'm excited to have ham with all the fixins! We'll be hosting a virtual Easter this year because we're sheltering in place due to the #coronavirus. But that won't stop us from making a bunch of yummy food that we'll eat on for days! Here's the honey glazed ham … Continue reading honey glazed ham

chicken chow mein

Since the #coronavirus pandemic is requiring we abide by a “stay at home” order, I’ve been cooking creatively, and cooking a lot more than usual! Tonight’s deliciousness was a unique invention as the hubs asked for Asian cuisine. Hope you enjoy! INGREDIENTS Noodles of choice (I used Shirataki noodles since they’re no carbs, but you … Continue reading chicken chow mein

eggplant parmesan {manchego}

I’ve recently discovered that I like eggplant! Who knew? I’ve been wanting to try my hand at an eggplant parmesan, but a non-cow milk dairy version since I don’t do well with cow milk dairy. So I made some revisions to a traditional recipe that will tickle your tastebuds and have you saying “bellisimo!” Enjoy! … Continue reading eggplant parmesan {manchego}

white bean + chicken ranch chili

This recipe is a new fav in the crockpot! Lots of yummy protein and delicious flavors, and perfect for a rainy night! Ingredients 4 large boneless, skinless chicken breasts (frozen or fresh)2 tsp onion powder2 tsp garlic powder2 tsp salt1 tsp pepper2 cups chicken broth1 large onion finely chopped2 garlic cloves minced2 T dill (fresh … Continue reading white bean + chicken ranch chili

butternut squash soup

This is fall in a bowl! It's simple and very flavorful. Cozy up with a bowl of this savory goodness and watch the rain fall! INGREDIENTS Soup 1 butternut squash (about 3 pounds), peeled, seeded and cut in 1-inch chunks 1 onion, diced 1 red bell pepper, chopped 4 slices bacon, diced 2 T olive … Continue reading butternut squash soup

chicken + veggies {crockpot}

Crockpots. Love them. This is an incredibly easy dinner and it's delish! INGREDIENTS 4 chicken breasts (or you can use turkey breasts, too!) 16 oz baby red potatoes, halved or quartered 16 oz baby carrots 16 oz green beans (I use the organic frozen from Costco) 1/2 cup Tamari sauce 1/2 cup honey 2 cloves … Continue reading chicken + veggies {crockpot}

butternut squash & chicken stew {crockpot}

Another great crockpot meal that's super yummy and easy! I really don't like cutting the butternut squash, so my hubs takes care of that part. ;) INGREDIENTS 1 T olive oil 1 medium onion, chopped 3 garlic cloves, minced 4 chicken breasts (I use the organic frozen chicken from Costco) 1 butternut squash, peeled and … Continue reading butternut squash & chicken stew {crockpot}

maple mustard chicken bake

Got this from my dear friend, Janie, who is continually helping me to stay healthy! This is a FODMAP friendly recipe, too. Delish! INGREDIENTS Coconut oil 1/4 cup pure maple syrup 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard 2 tablespoons yellow mustard 1 tablespoon fresh chopped basil (or 1 teaspoon dried) 1/2 teaspoon dried parsley 1/2 teaspoon salt … Continue reading maple mustard chicken bake

pineapple chicken over quinoa {crockpot}

Thank the Lord for crockpots! It's the little things. ;) This is a delicious recipe and very filling. Enjoy! INGREDIENTS 4 chicken breasts (I use the Costco frozen organic chicken) Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste 1 cup pineapple juice 1/2 cup chicken broth 1/4 cup maple syrup (or coconut sugar if … Continue reading pineapple chicken over quinoa {crockpot}

sesame chicken {crockpot}

I haven't tried this yet but wanted to post it so I don't forget about it! It's a slow cooker recipe from my friend Carrie over at Goodfulness and I'm positive we'll love it! Ingredients: 2 pounds chicken breasts uncooked boneless skinless 1 cup chicken broth 1/4 cup rice vinegar 1/4 cup organic Tamari or … Continue reading sesame chicken {crockpot}