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Meal Prep: Buffalo Chicken

Hey y'all! Meal prep is very important for me these days, especially since I'm working full-time. So Sunday has basically gone from the day of rest to the day that I get sh*t done. One of my favorite things to meal prep is this super easy Crock-Pot buffalo chicken that I've featured on the blog… Continue reading Meal Prep: Buffalo Chicken

Food, skinny recipes, weight watchers

Three Ingredient Thursday: Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Bowl

Hey y'all, I’m so excited to kick off a new monthly series called ‘Three Ingredient Thursday.’ Each installment will feature a recipe that takes only three ingredients to make. These ingredients don’t include spices and seasonings or broth, but will generally only be comprised of three main components. The first recipe I’m featuring is my… Continue reading Three Ingredient Thursday: Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Bowl

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Skinny Shrimp Scampi

Hey y'all!! The other day I picked up some shrimp at Trader Joe's and was CRAVING them that night and thought up this super simple shrimp scampi dish. My dad LOVED it so much he's already requesting we have it again next week. What You'll Need: 1 tablespoon unsalted butter 1 tablespoon capers 1/4 cup… Continue reading Skinny Shrimp Scampi

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Buffalo Chicken Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Hey y’all!! Today we’re making buffalo chicken stuffed sweet potatoes and I cannot rave about them enough! The mix of sweet and spicy is delicious and surprising to the taste buds. My love affair with sweet potatoes is relatively new and we have along, complicated history together. One of my earliest memories is my cousins… Continue reading Buffalo Chicken Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Food, skinny recipes, vegetarian

Vegetarian Chili

Hey y’all! A couple of weeks ago I gave you my go to ‘skinny’ chili recipe and people loved it! Chili is a serious staple in my winter diet – I’m a big soup person. I wanted to find the perfect vegetarian chili for all of my veg girls. Two of my closest friends are… Continue reading Vegetarian Chili

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Top 10 Must Haves from Trader Joe’s

Hey y’all! A few weeks ago one of my friends asked me what my must have items were from Trader Joe's and the idea for this post was born. Since the beginning of college I have been a huge advocate of Trader Joe’s. It is my grocery store of choice and I go whenever I… Continue reading Top 10 Must Haves from Trader Joe’s

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Skinny Chili

Hey y’all! Guess what? We’re *hopefully* back to two posts a week. Things have been crazy working in DC with the election and work has been super busy. Temperatures are also dropping real quickly in DC and over the weekend I wanted nothing more than to get comfortable on my couch and huddle up with… Continue reading Skinny Chili

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Spaghetti Squash

Hey y’all! As you can probably tell from my past recipes I am all about a simple carb (pasta) and spicy things (buffalo chicken). Today, though, I decided to step away from that – kinda. Because I love pasta so much I invested in a spiralizer back in college; however, I didn’t bring it to… Continue reading Spaghetti Squash

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The Best Foods for Sickness

Happy Tuesday y’all! Originally I had planned to write a post about my favorite snacks to keep in my apartment or an easy sweet potato chili, but then I got sick. Let’s be honest, when you’re sick the last thing you want to do is cook. I didn’t have the energy or patience to do… Continue reading The Best Foods for Sickness