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Greek Chicken Feta Meatballs

Greek Feta Chicken Meatballs

Say hello to my Greek Feta Chicken Meatballs. They are so easy to make and packed full of flavour! Both loved by adults and kids. These meatballs are high in protein with healthy fats and they are great for a fun weeknight dinner. These chicken meatballs are great by themselves, but they are best served…

Frenched Rack of Lamb

A roasted Frenched Rack of Lamb is the perfect showstopper, especially when it comes to holiday entertaining for Thanksgiving or Easter. This classic dish, with its succulent meat and aromatic herbs, is sure to elevate your culinary skills and leave your guests in awe. So, don your chef’s hat and let’s embark on a truly delightful…
Healthy Turkey Stroganoff

Healthy Ground Turkey Stroganoff

This morning I definitely felt a cooler breeze in the air. So that can only mean one thing: time for warming comfort food! My Healthy Ground Turkey Stroganoff is light and super satisfying. You can also make this dish in under 30 minutes. I love easy quick meals during the week to make. I choose…
Ultimate BBQ Grilled Ribs

Ultimate BBQ Grilled Pork Ribs

Summer is not over. Nothing screams summertime more than a great BBQ! ☀️ I can’t wait to share with you my Ultimate finger licking good BBQ Ribs on the grill. They are really easy to make and the perfect way to end summer. You just set it and forget it so that you can work on…
Southwest Chipotle Chicken Tacos

Southwest Chipotle Chicken Tacos

We’re kicking off summer right with my Southwest Chipotle Chicken Tacos. 🌮 You know we are using the good stuff so I have my @charcrust Southwest Chipotle Dry Rub Seasoning. I love this product because it seals in all the juices. It’s perfect for meats, fish and even vegetables! You can check out some of their amazing…
Teriyaki Ginger Chicken & Pineapple Skewers

Teriyaki Ginger Chicken & Pineapple Skewers

It’s finally grilling season! Say hello to my Ginger Teriyaki Chicken & Pineapple Skewers!🍍 The secret ingredient is @Charcrust Ginger Teriyaki Dry Run Seasoning. It literally seals in the juices of your meat every time. These BBQ grilled skewers are bursting with bold flavours. The sweet and savoury teriyaki sauce mixed with fresh peppers, pineapple, red onions…
Taco Zucchini Boats

Taco Zucchini Boats

Taco Tuesdays just got a whole lot better with my Taco Zucchini Boats! This super easy recipe is just in time for Cinco De Mayo. Enjoy your tacos without any of the guilt. These are completely gluten free and super filling. I love using zucchini’s in place of carbs. When used as the base for…

BBQ Chicken with Mango Salsa

Why not add a bright fresh salsa to your grilled or baked chicken? This is a must try with super fresh ingredients and your whole family will love. Meet my BBQ Chicken with Mango Jalapeno Salsa. This recipe is packed with bold sweet and spicy flavours. It’s perfect for grilled meats, vegetables or even yummy…
Spicy Tofu Burrito Bowl with Avocado Cilantro Lime Dressing

Spicy Tofu Burrito Bowl with Avocado Cilantro Lime Dressing

Trigger Warning 🚨This recipe will be an explosion of flavour in your mouth. Say hello to Spicy Tofu Burrito Bowl with Avocado Cilantro Lime Dressing topped with @don_chilio Jalapeño Chili Oil. I was inspired by my recent trip to Costa Rica, and how fresh, vibrant and healthy the food was there. This is such a simple recipe…
Marry Me Chicken

Marry Me Chicken

Creamy Sun-dried Tomato Parmesan Chicken Skillet. This is also known as Marry Me Chicken, because once you try this you will want to marry it! We’ve managed to survive the holidays, and now time to return to work. Big question is: what’s for dinner? Well this recipe is incredibly easy and super delicious. You can…
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