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...
pork chops with creamy mushroom gravy

pork chops with creamy mushroom gravy

Have you ever had pork chops with creamy mushroom gravy made from condensed cream of mushroom soup? This recipe is inspired by that old classic recipe, however this one is made entirely from scratch with fresh mushrooms and only a splash of half and half. Plus...
slow cooker beef chuck with pasta and porcini mushrooms

slow cooker beef chuck with pasta and porcini mushrooms

This Slow Cooker Beef Chuck with Pasta and Porcini Mushrooms is just what the doctor ordered on a cold winter night. It is comfort food perfection that is assembled the day before and then braised in your slow cooker, making it an awesome weeknight dinner! It serves a...
cheddar green bean casserole

cheddar green bean casserole

My motto is… Friends don’t let friends make Thanksgiving side dishes with canned soup! So, put down that can and make this absolutely delicious and easy from-scratch Cheddar Green Bean Casserole. It’s the perfect vegetarian make-ahead dish that will have everyone...
skinny vegetable reuben

skinny vegetable reuben

This Skinny Vegetable Reuben is loaded with sautéed mushrooms, onions and spinach, topped with lacto-fermented sauerkraut and sauced with home-made skinny Russian dressing. It is ready in less than 30 minutes for an awesome vegetarian meal the whole family will love!...
vegan shiitake bacon

vegan shiitake bacon

This Vegan Shiitake Bacon is the perfect savory salad topping! It is super flavorful and satisfying but 100% meatless so everyone can enjoy it. I love to add it to the top of a big salad or stir it into a side salad. So that’s why I am sharing it during salad month....
healthy sloppy joes

healthy sloppy joes

These Healthy Sloppy Joes may skimp on added sugar, coming in at only 2 grams per serving, but they definitely don’t skimp on lip smacking flavor. And you’ll be able to get dinner on the table in under 45 minutes making this a perfect weeknight recipe! I...
healthy beef lasagna with spinach and basil

healthy beef lasagna with spinach and basil

I’m going to get to this Healthy Beef Lasagna with Spinach and Basil in a minute, and tell you all about how it is only 259 calories per serving (which is about 77 calories less than most lasagna recipes.) I’m going to get to how there is a gluten-free variation...
healthy slow cooker beef burgundy

healthy slow cooker beef burgundy

Here is a slow cooker variation of the classic French recipe for Beef Burgundy. It is slowly braised beef, mushrooms and carrots in rich red wine sauce. I added a little bit of bacon and maple syrup to this recipe to make it even better! It is the perfect recipe to...
vegetarian shepherd’s pie with butternut squash

vegetarian shepherd’s pie with butternut squash

These individual vegetarian shepherd’s pies with butternut squash topping are a delicious fall-veggie-packed comfort food meal. A savory sauté of lentils, mushrooms, spinach and tomatoes is spooned into individual ramekins and topped with golden pureed butternut...

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