• Mexican Turkey & Sweet Potato Poppers

    Ever on the look for new and fun recipes, this one popped up for me on Pinterest a few weeks ago, compliments of Unbound Wellness. When I set to work making them, the measurements changed quite a bit but the recipe credit most definitely goes to Michelle whose blog hosts all kinds of yummy nutritional meals (Paleo, Whole30, etc.). Check her out! I love how I was able to ‘hide’ nutrient rich sweet potatoes inside this awesome little meatball, and served on a bed of homemade guac I felt super good about getting my family a variety of nutritious flavors and textures in just one dish! Added bonus? These babies…

  • Un-assembled Chicken Salad Recipe

    Chicken salad is one of those yummy and versatile recipes that is just good to keep top of mind. So many different ingredients can come together to keep a fresh spin on an old favorite. The possibilities are seemingly endless when it comes to chicken salad. I tend to fall back to my tried and true favorite chicken salad recipe (which isn’t anything overly special or complicated). A combination of shredded chicken, mayo, garlic powder, pepper, salt and a dash of onion powder are all it really takes to make me happy. It’s also super easy and quick to come together, but there are times when I’m looking for something…

  • Crab Salad

    I stumbled across this incredibly fresh looking crab salad recipeĀ on the Skinnytaste.com website. I couldn’t wait to try it – and then try it again with my own modifications (recipe below) – and then share with you all! After a couple rounds I’ve decided I love it AND the flavors are so wonderfully intense that a little goes a long way (when I used as a lettuce salad topping I could only eat about half). I’d recommend serving this on little buttery crackers as an appetizer or finger food for parties. It’s easy to make and comes together quickly but is also totally fancy and people will be in awe…