Avocado Basil Pesto Zucchini Noodles

Avocado Basil Pesto Zucchini Noodles

Anytime I’m looking for a quick, tasty and healthy lunch, I make the same thing: zucchini noodles and basil pesto, especially in the summertime.

I top the noodles with chickpeas, tomatoes, and avocado. With today’s version, the pesto already has avocado in it, so it takes even less prep time and makes for such a heart healthy dish, it may become your new go-to as well!

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Ginger Coconut Chicken Bowl with Zucchini Noodles

Ginger Coconut Chicken Bowl with Zucchini Noodles

I don’t post enough noodle bowls on here, so I’m extra excited to share this recipe with you all today, straight from the new Whole30 cookbook.

And no, you don’t need to be following the Whole30 to make this recipe- it’s just one of the many delicious recipes given in Melissa Hartwig’s (the co-founder of the Whole30) new cookbook!

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Southwest Quinoa and Spiralized Sweet Potato Stuffed Bell Peppers

If you’re a subscriber of our newsletter or you follow me on social media, you may know the big news by now.

If you don’t, today’s the day where I officially share the news on the blog! And what better way to celebrate the announcement than with these gorgeous Southwestern style stuffed bell peppers with quinoa and spiralized sweet potato?

There is no better way!

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Spiralized Dinner Meal Plan: Week 3

Weekly Spiralizer Meal Plans

This year, I’m sharing what I’m personally eating for dinner – every week, every Sunday! You can follow along and see my dinners here on Instagram. I’d love you to follow along and eat with me – make sure to post any pictures with the hashtag #inspiralized so I can see and regram my favorites! Buon appetito!

Week 1: January 15 – 20, 2017

My weekly dinner plans:

Sunday: I’ll be arriving very late at night, so I’ll be eating at the airport. When eating on the go, I love 18 Rabbits Bars, raw almonds, fruit, almond butter and banana, and I just discovered Noka Organics.
Monday: Fiesta Bell Pepper Skillet (with mixed beans instead of beef) from the Inspiralize Everything cookbook.
TuesdaySplit Pea and Cauliflower Curry
Wednesday: Kale and Falafel Bowls with Butternut Squash Noodles
Thursday: I’m traveling again (going on HSN, did you see the announcement?)

To access all of my weekly meal plans, bookmark this page.

What is everyone eating this week?

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Meal Prep with Spiralized Vegetables

Meal Prep with Spiralized Vegetables

Find everything you need to know about spiralized meal prep on this page! On this page, you’ll find information on:

  • Spiralizing for Meal Prep
  • Spiralized Meals That Work Best for Meal Prep
  • Meal Prepping with Zucchini Noodles
  • Some Meal Prep-Friendly Recipes to Get You Started

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What I Ate Today & My Thoughts On Dairy, Grains, and Sugar

What I Ate Today & My Thoughts On Dairy, Grains, and Sugar

I’m trying something different today. Instead of one of my What I Ate Today videos, I’m sharing what I ate today, picture-by-picture.

Also, I get a lot of questions about my personal diet and today, I’m addressing one of them, which is, “What do you think about dairy, grains and sugar?

These types of posts are part of my new “Healthy Living” series, which you can access by clicking to the right of the blog. See the green bar that says HEALTHY LIVING? Yes, click that! Or bookmark this page.

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Tuna, Avocado and Quinoa Salad with Spiralized Cucumber

Tuna, Avocado and Quinoa Salad with Cucumber Noodles

Get ready for meal prep-friendly spiralized meals. Meals that you can bring to work for lunch, especially.

If you haven’t read my post about meal prepping with spiralized veggies, read it here.

Now, let’s get to our first “packable” spiralized recipe, a high-protein, refreshing salad with cucumber noodles.

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Zucchini Spaghetti and Gluten-Free Turkey Meatballs

Gluten-Free Turkey Meatballs with Zucchini Spaghetti

There are a few recipes of mine that I make every month, they’re on the monthly dinner rotation.

However, there’s only one that I consistently have on a weekly basis and that’s Zucchini Spaghetti with Gluten-Free Turkey Meatballs.

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Spiralized Potatoes with Parmesan and Garlic

Spiralized Potatoes with Parmesan and Garlic

After everyone’s comments asking me how I made my spiralized Parmesan potatoes over the holiday, I decided they were just too good not to feature them on the blog.

Plus, they’re only three ingredients (potatoes, garlic powder, parmesan) if you’re not counting olive oil, salt and pepper.

These potatoes are the perfect side dish to serve alongside your favorite protein or to add to a bowl meal. Let me show you how easy they are to make!

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Spiralized Dinner Meal Plan: Week 2

Weekly Spiralizer Meal Plans

This year, I’m sharing what I’m personally eating for dinner – every week, every Sunday! You can follow along and see my dinners here on Instagram. I’d love you to follow along and eat with me – make sure to post any pictures with the hashtag #inspiralized so I can see and regram my favorites! Buon appetito!

Week 1: January 8 – 12, 2017

My weekly dinner plans:

Sunday: Leftover Chicken Burrito Bowls with Sweet Potato Rice
Monday: Chicken Tagine with Golden Beet Rice from the Inspiralize Everything cookbook, using salmon instead of chicken
Tuesday: Blog recipe testing leftovers (TBD – spiralized sweet potato & quinoa stuffed peppers)
Wednesday: Slow Cooker Spiced Lentils and Cauliflower with Carrot Rice from the Inspiralize Everything cookbook
Thursday: I’m traveling this weekend!

To access all of my weekly meal plans, bookmark this page.

What is everyone eating this week?

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Spiralized Sweet Potato, White Bean and Kale Bake

Spiralized Sweet Potato, White Bean and Kale Bake

Normally I post videos on Wednesdays, but because I’m all about making my own rules this year and following them, I’m sharing a new recipe.

Okay, full disclosure: I couldn’t wait to share this video on Instagram and Facebook yesterday, so I had nothing left for today — andddd, of course, I was dying to try this recipe out!

I’m loving 2017 so far.

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Spicy Sesame Ginger Chicken Stir Fry with Zucchini Noodles

Spicy Sesame Ginger Chicken Stir Fry with Zucchini Noodles

Welcome to 2017, my friends! Today is typically the official start to 2017 in the working world and let me tell you, I’M READY!

I’m ready to make this year my best yet – unforgettable, successful, fulfilling, and most importantly, fun!

To start the year off, I’m sharing an easy stir-fry recipe with everyone’s favorite: zucchini noodles.

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Spiralized Dinner Meal Plan: Week 1

Weekly Spiralizer Meal Plans

This year, I’m sharing what I’m personally eating for dinner – every week, every Sunday! You can follow along and see my dinners here on Instagram. I’d love you to follow along and eat with me – make sure to post any pictures with the hashtag #inspiralized so I can see and regram my favorites! Buon appetito!

Week 1: January 1 – 5, 2017

My weekly dinner plans:

Sunday: Bikini Bolognese with Zucchini Noodles from the Inspiralized cookbook
Monday: Salmon with Spiralized Parsnips and Lemon-Garlic Broccolini (no recipe, I’m testing something for the blog!)
Tuesday: Chicken Tagine with Apricot Golden Beet Rice from the Inspiralize Everything cookbook Ended up having leftovers from this recipe.
Wednesday: Greek Style Shrimp Scampi with Zucchini Noodles from the Inspiralize Everything cookbook
Thursday: Potato Wrapped Roasted Carrots with Lentils from the Inspiralize Everything cookbook Ended up having leftovers from this recipe.

To access all of my weekly meal plans, bookmark this page.

What is everyone eating this week?

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Setting a 2017 challenge for myself and a single resolution

Setting a 2017 challenge for myself and a single resolution

HAPPY NEW YEAR, everyone!! What a beautiful time of year, full of energy, excitement, and …. resolve!

Another year, another new chapter, another time to pause and set resolutions for the year.

This time, I’m doing things a little differently. I’m setting a couple resolutions and this year, I’m giving myself one big challenge.

But before we go through my resolutions for the year, let’s look at past years.

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17 Spiralizer Recipes Under 300 Calories

17 Spiralizer Recipes Under 300 Calories

It’s that time of year and while I am not a calorie counter, I recognize that many of you are and use calorie counting to help you stay on track of your health goals (nothing wrong with that!)

Thus, in spirit of the New Year, I’m rounding up our latest spiralized recipes that are under 300 calories.

For those of you trying to lose some weight in the New Year or eat a bit lighter in general, bookmark this page and come back for low-calorie meal inspiration!

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Top 10 Spiralizer Recipes of 2016

Top 10 Spiralizer Recipes of 2016

Dozens and dozens of new recipes to make with your spiralizer flooded your inbox this year.

Of course, there were a few that were more popular than others. Today, I’m rounding up our top recipes of the year, meaning these were the recipes you loved the most!

You may find a couple of these surprising (do you remember the carrot dog fiasco?)

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