Posted in July 2013

Zucchini Soup and Panini’s

Zucchini Soup and Panini’s

Tonight’s dinner was an old standby… Zucchini soup. Super quick and easy to make, and cheap too! I added on the panini’s for a little protein, but really either one by itself would’ve been enough. Yay for leftovers! I’ll start with the zucchini soup first. I take 3 large zucchini, (size matters here – the … Continue reading

Chili Lime Chicken Burgers

Chili Lime Chicken Burgers

Hubby cooked dinner tonight!! Which automatically makes everything taste better. 🙂 I found this recipe over a year ago, and its become one of our favorites. It’s very easy to make, packed with TONS of flavor, and pretty healthy. Tonight we used ground turkey, but we usually use ground chicken. Not ground chicken breast (I … Continue reading

Sesame Ginger Salmon with Asian Quinoa

Sesame Ginger Salmon with Asian Quinoa

During our trip to Costco yesterday, (…we’ve become regulars on Sundays – usually the best day to hit up the sample people…) I spotted fresh WILD Sockeye Salmon… I don’t like the farmed stuff. Since we’re trying to get healthier, I thought this would be good for a meal this week. Again, I went with … Continue reading

Banana Bread

Banana Bread

My husband is starting T25, by Beach Body, so he’s stocked up on healthy snacks/foods. The stockpile includes bananas, but they ripened a little faster than he planned, so I decided to make banana bread. This is a recipe we have made for years. I’ve tweaked it a bit to make it a little healthier, … Continue reading

Turkey Lettuce Wraps with Hoisin-Peanut Sauce

Turkey Lettuce Wraps with Hoisin-Peanut Sauce

I must have had an Asian/Thai craving this week… Because we had another Asian/peanut sauce meal. We’ve been trying to eat healthier, especially after we pigged out this past weekend. So lettuce wraps seemed like a good choice. They had lots of bright flavors and great texture! ( I sound like a Food Network judge… … Continue reading

Thai Peanut Spaghetti Squash

Thai Peanut Spaghetti Squash

For tonight’s dinner I wanted something quick, on the healthier side, and with unique flavors. This recipe is low carb and packed with lots of flavor. This would also be tasty with some chicken or pork pieces added, for extra protein. I like a little heat with my Thai food, so I think next time … Continue reading