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Light Caesar Potato Salad

June 22, 2015

Potato salad is one of my favorite summer side dishes, and you can’t beat homemade. I actually really dislike the taste of store-bought potato salad and coleslaw. They taste really fake to me, and the potato doesn’t really taste like potato at all. For how simple and easy this light caesar potato salad recipe is, […]

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Chewy Chocolate Cherry Protein Bars

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Sometimes, its just easiest to throw a bunch of ingredients into a bowl, then press it into a pan. That’s exactly the case with these chewy chocolate cherry protein bars. They are great for summer as they are no-bake and great to have as a filling snack. Each bar packs a protein punch! 22 g […]

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Best Ever Light Caesar Dressing

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I love a good caesar salad, and you can’t beat a nice garlicky dressing. I always assumed that you had to make caesar dressing with raw egg yolk and anchovies since that’s how my mom used to make it. While it tasted great, I didn’t like the idea of using raw egg. I also don’t […]

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Chicken and Black Bean Mexican Casserole

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We love Mexican food, but often we get tired of having tacos on Mexican night. So to switch it up I came up with this ridiculously easy chicken and black bean Mexican casserole and it was delicious! Black beans and they are so high in fiber and protein they are a great bean to add […]

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Quinoa Salad with Peas, Mint and Feta

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Summer is all about freshness, and that’s exactly what this quinoa salad with peas, mint and feta is. Its perfect for a light lunch or side salad. If you have fresh peas in your garden, they would go wonderfully, but because mine aren’t ready yet, I opted for frozen thawed peas. The multi-color quinoa gives […]

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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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