Turkey, Quinoa, & White Bean Stuffed Peppers

We’re possibly getting two feet of snow tomorrow, so today was the perfect day to prepare some good food!  I’ve been wanting to make stuffed peppers for a while and this seemed like a good combination.  They were also SO easy and quick to put together.  I found that using an ice cream scoop to stuff the peppers worked really well! Ingredients 1lb Ground turkey (I used … Continue reading Turkey, Quinoa, & White Bean Stuffed Peppers

Teriyaki Shrimp & Quinoa Stir Fry

I always love a good, quick stir fry.  Try quinoa instead of rice!  Quinoa is a whole grain and is one of the few plant based foods that is a complete protein.   Complete proteins contain all of the essential amino acids.  Quinoa is also a great source of fiber, which has many benefits such as keeping you full longer.  I’ve cooked quinoa all different ways … Continue reading Teriyaki Shrimp & Quinoa Stir Fry

Healthy Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas

I’ve been wanting to make more slow cooker meals.  They are honestly the best thing in the world because I literally came home from work and it was all done waiting for me.  These can also be healthy if you use the right ingredients! Ingredients 4 bell peppers, sliced 2 chicken breasts 1 onion, chopped 2 cans petite diced tomatoes (low sodium) 1 tbsp garlic, minced … Continue reading Healthy Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas