Healthy Recipe: Turkey & Red Bean Meatballs with Red Sauce

Last weekend, I had the urge to have meatballs with red sauce.  This isn't something I've ever really craved, nor is it something I have in my cooking arsenal. My dad always made homemade sauce growing up, but I had never learned to make it. An Ex and I used to make his uncle's Sunday …

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Healthy Holiday Recipe: Butternut Squash & Quinoa Dressing

I'm known these days for my healthy-ish holiday meals. They are far from traditional, usually filled with veggies, but always get raving reviews. This year, I decided to forego baked sweet potatoes, and went with a few of my favorite things all mixed together. Butternut Squash & Quinoa Dressing Serves 8 Calories: 200 kCal Fat: …

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Healthy Cinco de Mayo Recipe: Spicy Guacamole Black Beans & Oats with Roasted Veggies

In an attempt to recover from 2 weeks of unfocused eating, I wanted to control my Cinco de Mayo dinner, while still enjoying the best part: Guacamole. Over the last several months, I've played with recipes I'd normally make with quinoa or whole wheat couscous, and used oats instead. It's a great change of pace …

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