Sides and Stuff

Kiwi-Lime Salsa

EASY & refreshing!  I’ve so far only had this with Quinoa & Black Bean chips (thank you Trader Joe’s!).  However, I can think of a bunch of different recipes to use it in right off the bat…mmmmmmm…drooling over here just thinking about it 🙂 Ingredients: […]

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

One of the cool things about this salad is that Quinoa is actually a complete protein.  This tasty grain weighs in with about 8 g of protein and 5 g of fiber per serving.  And it’s one of the only non-animal sources of food that […]

Cucumber, Dill Salad

This is a super easy, tasty, light salad made with Greek yogurt.  Healthy and a nice little side!   Ingredients: 1 large cucumber, cut in half then thinly sliced 1/2 onion, very thinly sliced 2 tsp sea salt 3 Tbsp plain Greek yogurt 2 tsp […]

Summer Peach-Nectarine Salsa

If you like Peaches and Cilantro…you might just love this salsa!  I *might* have ate pretty much all of it in one sitting…by myself ;-O  I do love my salsa!  Enjoy!! Ingredients  2 tomatoes, chopped 1 peach, peeled, chopped 1 nectarine, peeled, chopped 1/4 cup […]

Roasted Maple & Coconut Sweet Potatoes

Roasted Maple & Coconut Sweet Potatoes

This was a new recipe for me and my FAVORITE dish on Thanksgiving!  I would say this is a clean-er recipe.  🙂  It calls for 4 whole sweet potatoes…I used canned.  Just didn’t have the time and guess what?!  No big deal!  I really feel […]