Winter Kale Salad with Shaved Asparagus, Butternut Squash, & Sunflower Seeds

This year, we extended our Thanksgiving week a day longer than we normally do (on the front end) which meant we had a few nights of family dinners before the actual big Thanksgiving meal. Each year we try to think of things to make that are yummy, easy, and something everyone likes. So one night … Continue reading Winter Kale Salad with Shaved Asparagus, Butternut Squash, & Sunflower Seeds

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Imperfect Produce Broccoli Stem Salad

A while back I found Imperfect Produce on Instagram and instantly fell in love with their brand and mission. I realized quickly that I actually knew someone who worked for them and got in touch with when they would be making their way to Chicago. The good news turns out that Chicago was next on … Continue reading Imperfect Produce Broccoli Stem Salad

Butternut Squash Muffins with Further Food Marine Collagen Peptides

I mentioned earlier that I tried using my new peptides in this yummy smoothie bowl, and of course, the experimenting didn't end there. I had seen a pumpkin muffin recipe on @afreshlifewithcourtney using these peptides so decided to try something similar just making it a little more savory including butternut squash to make these muffins. Now … Continue reading Butternut Squash Muffins with Further Food Marine Collagen Peptides

Pan Seared Lemon Halibut with Gluten Free Vegan Creamy Butternut Squash Pasta

The funny thing about making these last-minute cooking decisions is that 1) I have to think really hard about giving you guys exact portions after the fact 2) as seen in this very embarrassing iPhone video shot by my husband I was a little annoyed and frazzled when he kept egging me on about how it was … Continue reading Pan Seared Lemon Halibut with Gluten Free Vegan Creamy Butternut Squash Pasta

Simply Roasted Lemon Pepper Chicken, Zucchini, and Trader Joe’s Pre-Cut Butternut Squash

I mean, basically the easiest dinner of all time. I'm definitely not teaching you any ground breaking techniques here but if you want a nice, simple, healthy summer meal here you go: Simply Roasted Lemon Pepper Chicken, Zucchini, and Trader Joe's Pre-Cut Butternut Squash. What I used: 2 chicken breasts - skin on, no bone (easy … Continue reading Simply Roasted Lemon Pepper Chicken, Zucchini, and Trader Joe’s Pre-Cut Butternut Squash