Shrimp Taco Bowl ๐Ÿค

This is a hybrid between the chicken burrito bowl and our shrimp kabobs and always takes me back to summer vacation at the beach in Mexico ๐Ÿ˜ Together with fresh cilantro, lime juice and guacamole, the shrimp and riced cauliflower melt in the mouth together with crisp greens ๐Ÿฅฌ๐Ÿ…๐Ÿค I love to top is offContinue reading “Shrimp Taco Bowl ๐Ÿค”

Portabella Bison Burgers ๐Ÿ”

Summer means grilling season which is a great way for my to get creative and make some new fun recipes ๐Ÿ˜ Today we are spicing up the burger and are swapping the traditional lettuce wrap for a portabella bun ๐Ÿ„ The mushroom caps are a lot firmer than lettuce and bring a yummy umami flavorContinue reading “Portabella Bison Burgers ๐Ÿ””

Fresh Summer Green Bean Salad ๐Ÿฅ—

This is a spin on the fat fueled salad which is a lunchtime favorite in our house ๐Ÿ˜‹ especially in the summer when the weather is a bit warmer. The local farmers co-op has had a lot of green beans lately, so we thought weโ€™d play around and enjoy them steamed and cooled off inContinue reading “Fresh Summer Green Bean Salad ๐Ÿฅ—”

Frikadellen Taco ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช๐ŸŒฎ

This is fusion cuisine at its finest ๐Ÿคฃ combining a favorite German dish called Frikadellen (check out the recipe here) with another favorite meal of ours; the taco with lots of guacamole and grain free tortilla wrap ๐Ÿ˜ This is a super quick lunch that utilizes lots of leftovers (we always have a guacamole inContinue reading “Frikadellen Taco ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช๐ŸŒฎ”

Coconut Yogurt Bowl ๐Ÿง

Coconut yogurt is a great swap for dairy yogurt if you cannot tolerate milk proteins like my mom and I. If you buy the right kind (only coconut and water + bacterial cultures), itโ€™s a true superfood. We love the Cocoyo brand which helps us get in our dose of fermented foods ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿป This isContinue reading “Coconut Yogurt Bowl ๐Ÿง”

Frikadellen (German Meatballs) ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช

The great thing about German cuisine is that it is very meat based (of course with lots of carbs to go along ๐Ÿ˜…) but the meat dishes can be modified to fit our way of eating, which always gives us a piece of home ๐Ÿ˜ Weโ€™ve already shared Schnitzel, Gulasch and Roulades so be sureContinue reading “Frikadellen (German Meatballs) ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช”

Tandoori Style Chicken Burgers ๐Ÿ”

We love burgers at our home, and today Iโ€™m giving you another twist on the chicken burger ๐Ÿ” – tandoori style ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜‡ Todayโ€™s patties are spiced with curry powder, a splash of lime and cilantro ๐Ÿคฉ For those who can have garlic and onion, finely chopped onion and garlic (or powders) enhance the flavor asContinue reading “Tandoori Style Chicken Burgers ๐Ÿ””

Meal Plan: Week of June 5th

Hello, I have decided to share a weekly meal plan to help make healthy eating more accessible and to make sure left-overs are never boring ๐Ÿ˜‡ The meal plan is meant for 2 active adults so portions may need to be modified! Itโ€™s set up for a meat/seafood eater and is non-starchy vegetable heavy andContinue reading “Meal Plan: Week of June 5th”

Shrimp Tacos ๐Ÿค๐ŸŒฎ

We are always on the go, so lunches usually tend to be leftovers that are pepped up a bit ๐ŸŽŠ This time, we recycled garlic shrimp from the evening before as well as some grilled veggies ๐Ÿฅฆ๐Ÿซ‘๐ŸŒถ and spiced them up with our favorite grain free tortillas, some fresh lettuce and our go to PrimalContinue reading “Shrimp Tacos ๐Ÿค๐ŸŒฎ”

Sunday Pork Roast ๐Ÿท

We still have vivid memories of lunches with family in Germany, usually involving enough food to feed an army (my grandma loves to cook)! In addition to the meat dish, she would make countless potato and vegetable sides and always 2-3 different cakes and pies for desert including her famous Apfelriemchenkuchen (a yeast apple sauceContinue reading “Sunday Pork Roast ๐Ÿท”