ORZO LEMON SALAD

A summery orzo lemon salad is the perfect addition to your next BBQ. I serve this lovely pasta salad cold and it’s just as good fresh as it is a few hours or a day or two after preparation. This summer salad recipe features cooled al dente orzo with raw zucchini, yellow squash, red onion, […]

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ZUCCHINI PIZZA BOATS

These zucchini pizza boats are such a fun way to get your veggies in this summer! Hollow out your zucchini and fill with pizza toppings of your choice for the perfect side dish. I like to use a melon scooper to hollow out my zucchini. Then I used my leftover zucchini balls in this ORZO […]

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PINEAPPLE FRIED RICE

This pineapple fried rice is the perfect combination of hearty carbs and antioxidant-packed vegetables, with a sweet twist. Add in the delicious protein of scrambled eggs and the juicy sweetness of fresh pineapple and you can’t go wrong. We love to pair this side dish with MINI TURKEY MEATBALLS, SHEET PAN CITRUS CHICKEN, or SPICY […]

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BROWN RICE WINTER HARVEST SALAD

A delicous and simple salad of all my favorite seasonal winter vegetables and hearty brown rice. This brown rice winter harvest salad features seasonal broccoli, carrots, and apples! I enjoy it cold, straight from the refrigerator, or slightly warmed up. Either way it’s a crowd pleaser and easy to prepare if you think ahead with […]

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MINI TURKEY MEATBALLS

This simple recipe for mini turkey meatballs is one I love to keep on hand. Eight easy ingredients come together in less than 20 minutes for a delicious protein addition to any meal. They’re great for soup, pasta, in a quiche, as an appetizer, or even broken up for tacos. I make them in big […]

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BEET CAPRESE SALAD

This easy, colorful dish is a sweet and tangy treat perfect for a snack or appetizer. I used red beets in this seasonal beet caprese salad, but it would also be fantastic with yellow or candy cane beets. Candy cane beets are the ones that are both red and white, also known as a chioggia […]

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