Turkey Meatballs with Zoodles

This post and for the next few weeks I have scheduled posts in advance. Just in case baby decides to make her debut a little early and to give me time to adjust to life with a newborn. Zucchini is plentiful in the summer. If I had a green thumb, or better yet actually watered my garden, just maybe I would consider growing it. It is my all time favorite veggie. My mom used to make shredded … [Read more...]

Summer Squash Pizza #WeekdaySupper #ChooseDreams

Pizza is always a favorite dinner, right? Why not serve up a healthy version of a classic favorite. What I love most about summer is grilling just about everything. It makes for a quick prep and cleanup (and let's be honest, who doesn't want less dishes). Plus it just gives whatever your cooking that delicious grilled flavor. Grilling pizza has become our go to cooking method. Roll out some … [Read more...]

Spinach and Mushroom Stuffed Zucchini

My obsession with spinach and mushrooms is getting a little ridiculous. I now think it is not a dinner unless their is either spinach or mushrooms in the dish, preferably both. This combination is taking over my life and making it so easy to eat vegetarian almost every day. I have drastically cut down on my red meat consumption. I'm now trying to eat it about every other month or less. Really, … [Read more...]

Grilled Chicken and Garden Vegetable Pasta for #WeekdaySupper

It's that time of year again, school is starting back up and everyone is looking for easy, but hopefully healthy recipes. Roasted vegetables make for a great side dish, pizza topping, or in this pasta. Stick them in the oven and let them go. You can make veggie swaps based on your families likes and dislikes and maybe add in a few veggies that they haven't tried. I prepared this for my in laws … [Read more...]

Veggie Filled Sloppy Joes

Who remembers the sloppy joes from your childhood? Did the sauce come out of a can? I remember my mom making sloppy joes with Manwich more than I would like to think about. I loved them at the time, but now not so much. I wanted to try making an updated, chock full of veggies sloppy joe. First I made them for the husband and I. We of course loved them because we love veggies, then I tried them out … [Read more...]