Did you know that ALDI has amazing lines of products that are not only affordable, but help you attain your healthy living goals? Take a "Fresh Look" at ALDI products and see just how they can help you fuel your body up with healthy, delicious foods, while keeping your budget in check.

Take a Fresh Look at ALDI

Did you know that ALDI has amazing lines of products that are not only affordable, but help you attain your healthy living goals? Take a “Fresh Look” at ALDI products and see just how they can help you fuel your body up with healthy, delicious foods, while keeping your budget in check.  Earlier this Spring… 

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An easier, healthier and gluten-free version of classic Chicken Caccitore, this slow-cooker meal is literally a set it and forget it meal.

Chicken Quinoa Caccitore for the Slow Cooker {Gluten-Free}

An easier, healthier and gluten-free version of classic Chicken Caccitore, this slow-cooker meal is literally a set it and forget it meal.  Have we covered that it is summer and that means I am busy sitting poolside? Oh that is right, that is in my dreams!! But regardless of sitting poolside, working all day, or out… 

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A light and refreshing combination of watermelon, lime and sparkling water. This beverage is the ultimate way to cool down on a hot summer day.

Watermelon Lime Agua Fresca

A light and refreshing combination of watermelon, lime and sparkling water. This beverage is the ultimate way to cool down on a hot summer day. Summer has officially started which means I like to be sitting poolside with a refreshing beverage. This of course is NOT how I spend my entire summer, but a girl can dream,… 

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The flavors of a traditional Gyro, yogurt, dill, cucumbers, lemon, and feta are combined with tender chickpeas for a vegetarian spin on a classic wrap.

Chickpea Gyro Wrap

The flavors of a traditional Gyro, yogurt, dill, cucumbers, lemon, and  feta are combined with tender chickpeas for a vegetarian spin on a classic wrap. I find that I need to eat lunch everyday? You too? Well, look at there, just one more thing we have in common with each other! The problem is that I… 

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Sneak a little extra veggies into your child's diet with this creamy and decadent Blueberry Pie Smoothie. It is loaded with calcium, protein, antioxidants, healthy fats and fruits and veggies. Shh...your secret is safe with me!

Blueberry Pie Smoothie with Hidden Veggies

Sneak a little extra veggies into your child’s diet with this creamy and decadent Blueberry Pie Smoothie. It is loaded with calcium, protein, antioxidants, healthy fats and fruits and veggies. Shh…your secret is safe with me! We have a love affair with smoothies in our house. Maybe because they feel a bit like an indulgent… 

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Black beans and sweet potatoes marry together to form a perfectly moist and flavorful "burger" that is topped with a mouth-watering Mango Guacamole. This is one burger that is meatless, gluten-free, grain-free, high in protein and fiber and DELICIOUS!

Black Bean and Sweet Potato Burger with Mango Guacamole

Black beans and sweet potatoes marry together to form a perfectly moist and flavorful “burger” that is topped with a mouth-watering Mango Guacamole. This is one burger that is meatless, gluten-free, grain-free, high in protein and fiber and DELICIOUS!  I love a good burger. Classic beef burger, chicken burger, quinoa burger, or my latest creation–a… 

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The 411 on the ALDI: How they save you money while still delivering high quality products you can feel proud to serve your family.

ALDI 101: 10 Ways ALDI Saves You Money

Have you heard of ALDI? Are you considering shopping there, but unsure what the store is like, if their products are high quality, or if ALDI will really save you money? I am giving you the 411 on ALDI, including all the incredible ways they will save you money and become your new favorite store. … 

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A fresh Mexican spin on lettuce wraps. This sweet and savory combination comes together in less than 5 minutes for the slow-cooker and then simmers for hours to create a fiesta for your taste buds.

Slow Cooker Sweet and Salty Pineapple Chicken Lettuce Wraps

A fresh Mexican spin on lettuce wraps. This sweet and savory combination comes together in less than 5 minutes for the slow-cooker and then simmers for hours to create a fiesta for your taste buds.  You know me by now. I love Mexican Food. Really love it. I also love easy, slow-cooker meals. Throw the… 

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This giveaway runs from Tuesday 05/12/2015 at 12:00am PST until Tuesday 05/30/2015 at 11:59pm PST. The giveaway is open to residents of the USA, aged 18+ only. A winner will be chosen at random, displayed on the widget and emailed within 48 hours of the giveaway closing. The winner has 48 hours to claim their prize, or a new winner will be chosen.

HUGE AMAZON GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY

I am posting on a Tuesday. Something must be up, as this is completely out of my predictable Monday, Wednesday, and Friday routine. Don’t you love my predictability? No, yeah, my husband thinks I need to work on my spontaneity as well! But I thrive on routine and schedules and organization. But back to the reason I am posting… 

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chicken roulade

Chicken Roulade with Arugula Salad and Sun Dried Tomato Vinaigrette

Chicken need not be boring!! Smoked mozzarella is tucked inside chicken cutlets baked in rich broth, served over a bed of peppery arugula and drizzled with a sun dried tomato vinaigrette.  Do you ever go the grocery store, see a new ingredient, and immediately recipes start popping in your head? No, well I guess that is… 

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Soft and sweet Strawberry Shortcake Breakfast Bars are a treat that tastes naughty, but is actually nice to your body. These bars are packed with whole grains, protein, fiber and antioxidants; not to mention a little dark chocolate to start your day with a smile.

Strawberry Shortcake Breakfast Bars (Healthy)

Soft and sweet, Strawberry Shortcake Breakfast Bars are a treat that tastes naughty, but is actually nice to your body. These bars are packed with whole grains, protein, fiber and antioxidants; not to mention a little dark chocolate to start your day with a smile.  Saturday breakfasts are always a special thing at our house…. 

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