Lunch

The Tailgate Chili

The Tailgate Chili

So much chili so little time! The Whole30 Chili can be a bit…intense.  It has some real depth of flavor that is simply not everyone’s cup of tea.  For a more traditional tasting chili, we also fall back on our Tailgate Chili.  Which, as the […]

Spicy Thai Salad

Spicy Thai Salad

Spicy Thai Salad   Serves/ Yield: 4 Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook/ Assembly Time: 20 minutes Total Time: 25 minutes   Ingredients: Romaine Lettuce, 1 bunch chopped 1 bunch Cilantro, chopped Oil Shredded carrots, one bag 1 red bell pepper, seeds and membranes discarded, thinly […]

Deconstructed Egg Rolls

Deconstructed Egg Rolls

Deconstructed Egg Rolls are perfect for when you are getting the mood for takeout.  They are faster than delivery and this version is certainly healthier with a lot more flavor! The hardest part of cooking Asian food is the prep. Generally, if you have your […]

Tuna Salad Avocado Boats

Tuna Salad Avocado Boats

I would love for lunch to be my biggest meal of the day, but #merica.  It just doesn’t work out around here.  Lunch needs to be fairly quick or easy to prep and pack, and portable is a big plus. Tuna salad is endlessly adaptable […]

Simple Roast Pork

Simple Roast Pork

Simple Roast Pork is a great recipe that follows the K.I.S.S motto. Even though it is not a thirty-minute meal it is a very hands-off recipe with a fast prep time. If you have a smaller roast (1-2 lbs.) you can add root vegetables to […]

Ranch Mix/ Dressing/ Dip

Ranch Mix/ Dressing/ Dip

Ranch mix is a versatile condiment to have in your culinary arsenal. Add or use less coconut milk to adjust the thickness. To add a little zip thin with up to 2 Tbsp. apple cider vinegar. Another great variation is to blend the dip with […]

Wedge Salad

Wedge Salad

There is something classically fancy about a wedge salad.  That dramatic wedge of delectable crunch! It is the perfect accompaniment to a steak or delicious on its own. Wedge Salad   Serves/ Yield: 4 Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook/ Assembly Time: 5 minutes Total Time: […]

Grilled Flank Steak

Grilled Flank Steak

There are a lot of recipes that you can smudge this or that – the marinate time on this grilled flank steak is non-negotiable.  It must marinate for at least three hours.  You will be so happy you did! Grilled Flank Steak   Serves/ Yield: […]

Chinese Chicken Salad

Chinese Chicken Salad

This is so good! Bonus, it makes a huge amount so it’s great for bringing to a party or eating over many, many days! Chinese Chicken Salad   Serves/ Yield: 4-6 Prep Time:  15 minutes Cook/ Assembly Time: 5 minutes Total Time: 20 minutes   […]

Zoodle Shoestring Nests, Baked or Fried

Zoodle Shoestring Nests, Baked or Fried

Nothing more awesome than saying zoooooodles! Well, except maybe making them. Zoooooodles! Zoodle Shoestring Nests, Baked or Fried  Serves/ Yield: 4-6 Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook/ Assembly Time: 20 minutes Total Time: 25 minutes   Ingredients: 2 spiralized zucchini (zoodles) 1 egg, beaten 1/3 c. […]