Watermelon Lime Mocktails

I love summer mocktails. There is nothing more refreshing than blending up your favorite fruit with fresh herbs and citrus to sip on when it’s hotter than hot outside. That’s where this watermelon lime mocktail comes in. All it takes is cubed watermelon, lime juice and fresh mint and voila! A seriously delicious summer beverage.…

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Baja Fish Tacos

Who doesn’t love a good fish taco? Okay, a great fish taco?! These Baja fish tacos hit all the right notes – the corn tortillas are toasted, the fish is tender and spiced, the avocado is creamy and rich and the slaw is bright and crisp. If you want to add a little heat, stir…

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Tomato Cucumber Gazpacho

Have you ever tried chilled soup? Gazpacho is an easy-to-make blended soup made with tomatoes, cucumber, bell pepper, fresh herbs, vinegar, lemon juice and olive oil. It is refreshing, especially during the hot summer months, and can be served with grilled fish for a complete and balanced meal! Here’s how to make it: Because we’re…

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Greek Grilled Zucchini Flatbread Pizzas

We’re continuing on with our Global Food in Five Series with this new recipe for Greek Grilled Zucchini Flatbread Pizzas! As a Mediterranean-inspired recipe, these flatbreads feature whole grain pita, olive oil-grilled zucchini, kalamata olives, juicy tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and dried oregano. You can make them 100% plant-based by swapping in hummus for the boursin…

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Tomato Herb Omelet

Omelets are perhaps one of the most versatile breakfast dishes out there. You can put (almost) anything inside of an omelet and they make the perfect base for a high protein balanced breakfast. Eggs themselves contain protein, vitamin D, choline (a brain-supportive nutrient) and a host of other vitamins and minerals (especially the yolk –…

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Grilled Caesar Chicken Breasts

Summer is in full swing and I am loving all of the grilling recipes! One of my latest faves is this recipe for grilled Caesar chicken breasts. The dressing/marinade is full of flavor and makes for the juiciest chicken breasts, ever! I like to serve them with a big romaine salad with kalamata olives, tomato…

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Bacon Pea Salad

There’s just something super nostalgic about bacon pea salad. It reminds me of being a kid and making this and macaroni salad on a hot summer day. My dad would grill burgers and we’d sit down as a family at the kitchen table in our house that was not air conditioned and enjoy every last…

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Cheesy Polenta with Shrimp

Talk about comfort food! This cheesy polenta with shrimp hits all of the right notes – the polenta is creamy and cozy, the shrimp has a beautiful olive oil flavor and the greens are extra garlicky. And the best part? It comes together in about 25 minutes from start to finish. Let’s make it together.…

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Shepherd’s Pie with Sweet Potato Topping

Nothing screams comfort food like a piping hot casserole dish filled with a savory beef and veggie filling and a smooth, creamy sweet potato topping. It’s time for Shepherd’s pie. While this might not be the traditional version, the filling has all of those yummy Shepherd’s pie ingredients and flavors with a bright and colorful…

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Creamy Asparagus Soup

What better way to celebrate spring than with a big bowl of creamy asparagus soup? And what I love about this soup is it’s a much lighter take on the typical creamy asparagus soup, but it’s still full of asparagus flavor, still has a fabulous creamy texture and is basically springtime in a bowl! Here’s…

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