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The Low Carb Mashed "Potatoes"

I’m not sure why I haven’t posted these yet. I love Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes. They’re low carb, so much easier than normal mashed potatoes and taste like the real deal. 218 more words


med flatbread 'za

Best thing you’ve ever eaten… ready, go!

I’ve told my friends and family how much I love pizza, but I am not willing to indulge in it unless it’s  288 more words


vegan chocolate chip cookie dough

There are times when cookie dough is necessary.

I’ve noticed a national trend of local food joints now serving everyone’s favorite delicacies that we should’ve never indulged in as kids (yet somehow always avoided salmonella (?)). 166 more words


Lightened-Up Spinach Artichoke Chicken Pot Pie

Lightened-Up Spinach Artichoke Chicken Pot Pie

I love chicken pot pie but never make it because it’s so fattening, and I hate making pastry.  I also love spinach and artichoke dip.  547 more words

Chicken & Poultry

Baked Apples

If I’m brutally honest, I am not a die-hard autumn fan. When you’re in the midwest, fall can only mean one thing: WINTER soon. That particular season and I aren’t the best of friends.  259 more words


The Creamiest (But Still Healthy!) Pasta

I’ve been a little sick of grain bowls and salads and have been craving a hearty (but healthy!) bowl of pasta. And not just any bowl of pasta. 315 more words


The Perfect Paleo Pancakes

Some mornings, you just neeeeeeed pancakes for breakfast. And on some of those mornings, you need the easiest pancakes ever for breakfast — ones with just bananas and eggs. 266 more words