Eating healthy doesn’t have to be boring, complicated or time-consuming. Check out these recipes from my blog for simple, family-friendly meals & snacks to help you ROCK your healthy lifestyle!
Feeling “stuck” meal planning. Refer to this list for inspiration!
Roasted Roots Buddha Bowl with Orange Goddess Dressing
As with most recipes this was a little o this and a little of that and it came together in a delicious way, so I thought I’d share! And it was SO great the next day for lunch. So #winning
Beet Quinoa Salad (I think this is it!)
I’ve long coveted the amazing Beet Quinoa Salad from a local restaurant that is no closed. Since I can no longer sleuth out the flavour palate by eating there, I have to bank on my memory. But I think I’ve done it. For real. This is so close…and even if it’s not “it,” it’s darn close and it’s delicious. Which is good enough for me!
Italian Chop Salad
I love this fresh simple salad. It’s a great weeknight entree salad and since it has cheese and salami in it even kids like it! #winning This salad made enough for 2 adults and 2 kids for dinner and 2 adults for lunch! #hurray
Broccoli Pasta Salad
Grandma’s Broccoli Salad meets quick and easy pasta salad for a weeknight win!
Burrito Bowl Salad
We love a good bowl dinner in our house. And this one was great because I was able to customize each bowl to everyone’s taste-buds! I simply prepped all the various ingredients and then each member of the family prepped their bowl! Easy Peasy!
Curried Rice & Veggies Salad
Growing up my mom and the best cold curried chicken that she always served with this amazing cold rice dish. It’s still one of my all-time favourite meals in the summer. But it’s a bit of a time intensive one. This was my throw it together in 20-minutes so we can get to the pool for swim club solution.
Sriracha Lime Asian Slaw Bowl
This bowl had me at noodles. It was a 4 thumbs up from the Goerzen FamJam! I hope you enjoy it as much as we did!
Protein Power Bowl with Roasted Chickpeas and easy Pickled Onions
I made this as a simple pack and go for our spring-time life of swim club – baseball – teaching – run clinics – etc. It was DELISH! Click for the full recipe!
Quick Miso Soup and Easy Salad Rolls
I love Miso Soup, but recently learned that at many restaurants it's not gluten free (if you're celiac, make sure you ask!). So out of a desire to enjoy it I started making it at home and now I love making this easy, quick soup for a yummy dinner! Miso soup: 1t sesame...
Instant Pot Pulled Pork with Apple Slaw
This was a modification of a lovely recipe from Danielle Walker. I loved her recipe and made a few revisions to make it quicker/ more to our family tastebuds and it was a hit! For me this is not a week-night meal (it's about a 45-60 minute recipe), but it's a delish...
Instapot Pulled Chicken and Peppers
I layered this deliciousness into a tortilla a la soft taco. But it could easily top a rice bowl or I actually ate the leftovers with all the awesome broth for lunch! It was like a pulled chicken and pepper SOUP! #superyum
Easy Pad Thai
I’m talking you could make this on a weeknight easy. Skip the take-out and make this lovely Pad Thai from scratch in your own kitchen!