May 2015

Popcorn Shrimp with Creamy Sweet Chili Dip

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Popcorn shrimp hits the spot anytime. I love that it doubles as an appetizer or a quick dinner. Plus, paired with this creamy sweet chili dip, it really makes it extra special. What’s great about this version is that the popcorn shrimp are baked, not fried, plus the dip is made with greek yogurt instead […]

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Strawberry Mixed Greens Salad with Chia Balsamic Dressing

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I love a good salad, and what better way to celebrate the start of summer than this strawberry mixed greens salad with chia balsamic dressing. Sure, the title is a mouthful, but so are the incredible flavors in this salad! Strawberries and balsamic vinegar are already known for being a fabulous combination, but I wanted […]

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Chocolate Macaroon Protein Balls

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I’ve loved coconut for a long as I can remember. But coconut and chocolate? Oh my gosh. Epic, just epic.  I remember going to the movie theater as a kid and since I love both salty and sweet, I’d usually get popcorn and some sort of chocolate. I used to get these little chocolate macaroons […]

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Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble Bars

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Strawberry rhubarb crumble bars are the perfect summertime dessert. Not only are these gluten-free, but they use natural sweeteners and coconut oil instead of butter. Since there is no butter in these, they are also a dairy-free dessert!  I love no-fuss recipes like these, and with them being bars, they are easy to eat and […]

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Salmon with Lemon Dill Sauce

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This salmon with lemon dill sauce is such an easy and elegant dish. Not to mention delicious! What better way to get your omega 3’s than a fresh fillet of wild salmon? This is a very simple meal to prepare, and the sauce is amazing and since its served on the side, you can have […]

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Greek Stuffed Chicken Breasts

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Next to Thai food, Greek is next in line for being my favorite ethnic food. I love all the flavors…the feta cheese, sun dried tomatoes, olives, green pepper, oregano…and the list goes on. While I do love a traditional greek feast and chicken souvalki, I wanted to fit all those flavors into a chicken breast, […]

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