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Summer Squash Goulash

The best thing about zucchini is its versatility. Summer squash is in the same boat. They both taste so salty and delicious, they make great additions to any meal and excellent substitutes for noodles. My only complaint? Because there always has to be one…. TOO MUCH WATER! I absolutely hate that even if I sweat… Continue reading Summer Squash Goulash

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Green Chile Chicken Enchiladas over Spaghetti Squash

  Hell has frozen over. Pigs are flying. MY HUSBAND LIKES ANOTHER SPAGHETTI SQUASH RECIPE! The conversation went a little like this: Husband:  “you know what I actually really liked, even though I didn’t think I would?” Me: “Spaghetti Squash green chile enchiladas?” Husband: “yes, what is the sauce you put in there? It’s actually… Continue reading Green Chile Chicken Enchiladas over Spaghetti Squash

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Maple Mustard Pork

NO! I have writer’s block. This is the worst. Especially because I have a ton of new recipes to share after the last two weekends!   I guess since I don’t have anything clever to say, I’ll stick to the food. I saw a recipe for a maple mustard pork from Pretty Paleo and thought it… Continue reading Maple Mustard Pork

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Crockpot Pot Roast with Mashed Potatoes

It is a gloomy, rainy Sunday here in Minnesota. There is something just so comforting about Crockpot meals on rainy days. Put the food in the pot, then sit back and relax with some TV while the crockpot does all the work! That’s my kind of meal prep day! Of course, I have other things… Continue reading Crockpot Pot Roast with Mashed Potatoes

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Crockpot Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie (Kind Of)

It’s been a while since I posted, 24 days to be exact and I wish I could say I have been off exploring the world, or doing something super exciting. But I haven’t. I’ve been working. A lot. Like 6 days a week a lot. Working out, a little (3 – 4 times per week;… Continue reading Crockpot Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie (Kind Of)

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Burrito Bowls

We love burritos. We love Chipotle, we love Burrito Loco. I have successfully made a burrito bowl meal that is comparable to our favorite Mexican joints. My husband is a burrito connoisseur. He eats Chipotle more times per week than I should admit. When he got home from work the night I made these burrito… Continue reading Burrito Bowls

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Teriyaki Glazed Flank Steak

There are only so many days in a week that I can eat chicken. If every meal I prep during the week contains the same protein, I end up choosing a JJ unwhich instead of my pre-made food. So, I keep it interesting by adding in at least one dish that is made with steak,… Continue reading Teriyaki Glazed Flank Steak

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Italian Sausage + Kale Soup

When I was still little but old enough to make my own plates at family gatherings, I would always pile my plate high. Everything looked so delicious. I could surely fit it all in my stomach, couldn’t it? Well, each and every time, I would take my barely touched plate over to my dad who… Continue reading Italian Sausage + Kale Soup

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Shredded Chicken Enchiladas { gluten free }

Have I told you how incredible Cappellos is? I was craving enchiladas but you know, the whole “I don’t eat tortillas” thing put a damper on it because gluten free tortillas are just not good. So, Cappellos lasagna sheets to the rescue!  You will love these shredded chicken enchiladas, I promise. But before we get… Continue reading Shredded Chicken Enchiladas { gluten free }

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Pesto Gnocchi with Butternut Squash, Asparagus and Proscuitto

It’s official. We have survived the holidays! The holidays felt a bit different for us this year. Usually, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day are spent with our immediate family. Usually, we host my husband’s side of the family one day, and spend the other with mine.  This year, everyone is a bit spread out. My… Continue reading Pesto Gnocchi with Butternut Squash, Asparagus and Proscuitto