Grilled Mahi with Avocado Salsa

Nothing beats a well-prepared fish dish when the temperatures outside are insanely hot. I crave light, fresh and healthy recipes and avoid anything really heavy when it comes to summertime meals. This grilled mahi could also be easily baked or grilled on an indoor George Foreman. I had the leftover salsa as a side with lunch the next day and the flavors…
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Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Last night’s dinner was such a perfect spring setup. My parents are in town for work and staying with us for a few days, so we decided to test out a new chicken lettuce wrap recipe from Chrissy Tiegen’s new cookbook, Cravings. The weather was amazing outside, so we lit some candles, turned on some Bossa Nova (thanks to Lauryn for getting…
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Light Asparagus Pesto Pasta

I like working a healthy pasta dish into the mix every so often and this pesto version that combines sun dried tomatoes, roasted asparagus, fresh mozzarella and topped with an egg checked all the boxes. Rarely do I ever cut recipes in half since we’re big fans of leftovers and/or already having lunch prepared the following day. For this recipe…
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One Skillet Chicken Thighs

I’m a big fan of weeknight dishes that are easily thrown together but taste just as good as something that’s been cooking for hours. That was exactly the case for our one skillet chicken dish last night. It was SO good and tasted like it had been marinating for hours instead of minutes. Most people tend to stick with using chicken…
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Healthy Greek Yogurt Chicken Salad

Like any true southern girl I love a good chicken salad recipe. Leave the loaded mayo versions (yuck) in the past and swap it out for one with greek yogurt, diced apples, red onion and dried cranberries for a healthier twist. This chicken salad is super easy to make — save yourself the time and pick up a rotisserie chicken…
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