Juicy Turkey Meatballs

Healthy Baked Turkey Meatballs

I have finally cracked the code on how to make the most tender juicy meatballs made with just Turkey. Typically to make meatballs moist they are made with a combination of both beef and pork. These turkey meatballs are a game changer. By grating the onion and using all the juices creates a great depth…
Parmesan Orzo with Chicken and Asparagus

Parmesan Orzo with Chicken and Asparagus

This creamy cheesy Parmesan orzo recipe is absolutely delightful! It’s packed with asparagus and chicken and tastes incredible. What’s not to like about that? You only need one pan to make this dish and it can be ready in only 30 minutes! So if you want to make something that your whole family will love,…
Blueberry Muffins

Easy Gluten Free Blueberry Muffins

Bursting with fresh blueberries with a tender flaky center and crispy sugar topping, these really are the best blueberry muffins you will ever have. I’ve been practicing my baking skills and these are so incredibly easy to make! Trust me if I can bake these, so can you! You can make these with fresh or frozen blueberries,…
Spicy Buffalo Chicken Zucchini Boats

Spicy Buffalo Chicken Zucchini Boats

Rock the Boat with my Spicy Buffalo Chicken Zucchini Boats! I love zucchini’s. They are such a versatile ingredient and a great alternative to pasta or other carbs.This recipe is a great #superbowleats meal and can be made in no time at all. They are creamy, filled with bold hot spices and perfect for the big game…
Perfect Whole Roast Chicken

Perfect Whole Roast Chicken

I just love roasting a whole chicken. You may think it’s hard to do, but trust me it is so much easier than you think. This is perfect for any day of the week or even meal prepping for your week. I love using the leftover bones and chicken for my soul soothing chicken and…

Thai Coconut Soup

This soup is just bursting with amazing flavours! This is traditionally called tom kha which is a classic Thai dish. It’s perfect for this time of the year and can make you feel good from the inside out. It’s super cozy with warm, sweet-spicy flavours, so you can curl up and stay feeling great all…
Roasted Cauliflower & Sweet Potato Soup

Roasted Cauliflower & Sweet Potato Soup

Fall is in the air. I can feel my body begging me to release and detox from the summer. Melt away the stressors it was presented with. Autumn is the perfect time to reset. One way I start feeling good in my body again, is when I nourish it with healthy whole foods, drink lots…
Grilled pineapple and chicken kabobs

Grilled Pineapple Chicken Kabobs

Aloha! Meet my Grilled Pineapple & Chicken Kabobs. As the lockdown orders ease up, I find myself day dreaming about all the beautiful places I want to travel to and all the local foods I can eat! Until then I will keep making yummy recipes like this one! This recipe is gluten free and dairy…
Healthy Baked Chicken Tenders

Healthy Baked Chicken Tenders

Are you a fan of Chicken Tenders? I know we are at our home. These savoury, finger licking good, Healthy Baked Chicken Tenders totally hit the spot! I love to eat a platter of finger foods with lots of dipping. It makes it fun for everyone and helps keep it a casual fun evening. You…
Spring Peas and Asparagus Risotto

Spring Pea & Asparagus Risotto

Say Hello to my Spring Pea and Asparagus Risotto. This dish is incredibly fresh, creamy and rich. The asparagus and peas add a lighter vegetarian option for Spring. Believe me, you will not even miss the meat in this recipe. What I love about this recipe is that it uses seasonal ingredients. Asparagus season is…
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