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Category: Lunch

Mediterranean Bean Salad {Perfect Lunchtime Meal}

In keeping with the plant-based theme for the week, I threw together (another one of our go-to lunches) a Mediterranean bean salad. It’s easy, quick, cheap and filling – it also is delicious ;). With the constant flood of information regarding healthy eating and incorporating vegetarian meals into our…

Portobello Mushroom Burgers {for even the meat lover}

As promised! Last week Steve and I followed a plant-based diet for the week. We (he) have been watching quite a few documentaries on the importance of eating healthy and how incorporating a plant-based diet can help with several medical items (low cholesterol, improve sleep quality, etc.) so…

Slow Cooker French Onion Soup

Oh the weather outside is frightful! Seriously, can Spring make up its mind yet? One day the sun is out and shining a beautiful 80*. Then the next we have sub 40* temperatures with rain. The constant yo-yo has me craving some comfort food to warm the soul &#8230…

Korean Beef Rice Bowl

I’m not sure how your weather is going, but Spring is gone and Winter has reappeared for us this past week. We got about 18″ Tuesday; coupled with hale/rainy mix made it for a not so fun day. Steve was out plowing/shoveling the farm all…

Whole30 Creamy Balsamic Chicken and Brussels Sprouts

In attempts to stay on track with our Whole 30 diet without losing out on flavor and our favorite ingredients, I put together this easy dinner or lunch meal. Simple enough for even the those who struggle in the kitchen 🙂 Ingredients 2 chicken breasts; cooked & shredded 1/2 C…

Whole30 Curried Cauliflower Soup

Well, we are a few days into our Whole30 challenge and it’s definitely going well, but I wouldn’t say it’s been easy! Steve is obsessed with all things curry so I thought a good lunchtime meal would be some sort of soup to incorporate…

Turkey Noodle Soup

Cold-buster coming at ya! It’s that time of year again when everyone around you is getting sick. Although I haven’t fallen ill YET, Steve definitely has a major head-cold/fever. Do you ever notice how men fair far worse with the same illness that we are…

Whole30 Butternut Squash Apple Soup

Guest Blog Post: Whole30 Butternut Squash Apple Soup by Kathryn Joerg It’s the beginning of new year and i’m sure you, like most, have a New Year’s Resolution to eat healthier. Don’t we all? One of my co-workers, recently began the…

Crock-Pot Pepper Chili

Sometimes on those cold, rainy days you just don’t feel like cooking – or doing much for that matter besides curling up by the fire. In an attempt to make life simple for the day, I whipped up this cook & easy chili recipe that I am sure you will…

Pumpkin, Goat Cheese and Craisin Risotto

Just another Monday – the mad rush to get home before dark and be able to do chores around the house after work. Who am I kidding? It gets dark so early that I am starting to feel like a vampire – never to see the light of day. Since…