Recipes

Turkey Marinara Meatballs

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It was time that I posted a classic meatball recipe. Comfort food at its best. That’s why I came up with these easy and delicious turkey marinara meatballs. They have all the makings that go into a classic Italian meatball, yet these are lower in fat and calories but still moist and full of flavor! […]

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Creamy Lemon Chicken

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Chicken breasts aren’t always plain and boring….especially when they are drenched in a creamy lemon sauce. This creamy lemon chicken recipe is so easy, and full of lemon flavor. Its made creamy by using coconut milk. Yet you don’t taste “coconut”. Just a velvety sauce with the flavors of lemon, parmesan and garlic. I’m always […]

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Brownie Protein Truffles

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With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, I wanted to come up with a simple chocolate treat! While chocolate covered strawberries are delicious, I wanted something that packs a punch of protein, so we can enjoy them as a satisfying snack! It doesn’t get more simple than these brownie protein truffles. They are no-bake, gluten free and […]

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Healthy Cheeseburger Casserole

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I’m a huge fan of comfort food. Anything that’s warm and savory and tastes like it shouldn’t be very good for me. While this isn’t the healthiest meal on the block, its definitely a crowd (and kid!) pleaser. Healthy Cheeseburger Casserole to the rescue! If you like cheeseburgers, there is no doubt that you’ll fall […]

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Protein Bars

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What do you make when you have a huge bag of peanut protein? Make peanut butter chocolate chip protein bars, of course!  If you love peanut butter and peanuts in general, Jamie’s Peanut Protein from Labrada is really great. Its lightly sweetened and de-fatted, so it has a ton of peanut flavor, with less fat […]

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No-Bake Chocolate Orange Chia Protein Bars

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  Its the new year! Time for some new protein bar recipes. These No-Bake Chocolate Orange Chia Protein Bars came to fruition because I love the combination of chocolate and orange together. They’re a pair that just work great together. I also wanted to add some chia seeds to the mix, since I love the […]

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