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healthy chicken a la king

healthy chicken a la king

This creamy chicken a la king is a healthy makeover of the classic comfort food dish. This chicken a la king is loaded with fresh vegetables and only a splash of half-and-half. So that it can come together quickly for a weeknight meal in just a half hour, I skipped...

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paleo energy balls

paleo energy balls

These paleo energy balls made with almond butter and dates have saved my life last month while following a strict paleo diet. Not only do they make a great snack (or I've even had them at breakfast too) but they have 100% helped satisfy my sweet tooth! They're free of...

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crispy roasted chickpeas

crispy roasted chickpeas

If you have been looking for a crunchy, savory, addictive and healthy snack, you’re in the right place. These Crispy Roasted Chickpeas will rock your world. With only five ingredients these crunchy garbanzo beans are ready in just 25 minutes and come in at just 128...

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roasted garlic hummus

roasted garlic hummus

This roasted garlic hummus recipe is one of our most popular recipes and always wins rave reviews. The garlic, lemon and creamy texture are just perfect! I originally shared this Roasted Garlic Hummus and the story of the Beirut Restaurant here on March 11, 2013. I...

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chicken and veggie stir-fry

chicken and veggie stir-fry

Forget about take out! This easy and healthy Chicken and Veggie Stir-fry is a 30 minute veggie-heavy dinner the whole family will love. It's grain-free and soy-free so that means it's Paleo friendly! It's loaded with broccoli, peppers and boneless skinless chicken...

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paleo egg muffins

paleo egg muffins

Today I have a brand new make-ahead paleo egg muffin recipe! This one is loaded with sausage and broccoli and will totally fuel you until lunch! A serving will give you 18 grams of protein! They are like a portable little omelet made in a muffin tin! Hello middle of...

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keto chicken soup

keto chicken soup

This Keto Chicken Soup with cauliflower rice will cure what ails you this cold season. Not only is it ultra-comforting and delicious, but it's under 200 calories per serving and ready in less than 40 minutes! It's rich and satisfying but grain-free. Even the kids love...

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Hi! I am Katie and I am glad you're here. Welcome to my Vermont kitchen. I am a classically trained chef, former food stylist and also a reformed dieter. Today, I believe no food should be off limits. Here on my food blog, you'll find hundreds of easy weeknight dinners, simple seasonal vegetable recipes and intuitive eating tips. If you've got seasonal produce and you're wondering what to do with it, or you're just ready to say goodbye to dieting, then we're going to be besties in like one minute! Take a look around, have a bite to eat and let's hang out!
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