Easy Ryazhenka (Cultured Baked Milk) Pancakes

Nothing says “GOOD morning” like a hot stack of pancakes! Whether they’re buttermilk, blueberry, or banana chocolate chip, kid’s love ’em and this recipe literally takes 5 minutes to whip up… but there is a “secret” ingredient: Ryazhenka. Keep Reading!

Paccheri al Forno

An Italian classic layered with love. This is a riff on Nonna’s infamous lasagna. I grew up on classic American lasagna made with cottage cheese, tomatoes, ground meat and Mueller’s lasagna noodles, the ones with the curly edges. It was good, but then, I had my first taste of Nonna’s lasagna and that’s it, American lasagna hit the back burner. Keep Reading!

Happy Diwali: 36 Recipes To Celebrate The Festival of Lights

Today marks the Festival of Light, one of Hindu’s biggest and brightest celebrations. This ancient festival celebrates the triumph of light over dark and good over evil. Keep Reading!

19 Easy Spanish Recipes to Throw the Best Tapas Party Ever

Throwing a party and you’re the chef? What host wants to spend the entire night in the kitchen? With tapas, go ahead; mingle with your guests, toss the stylish apron aside and relax! Keep Reading!

Forget the PSL, Celebrate National Coffee Day With These 7 Recipes

I don’t know about you, but for me everyday is coffee day, however, today just so happens to be National Coffee Day so, why not celebrate?! I really don’t know which motivates me to avoid my snooze button for the fifth time… Coffee or Shakeology? Instead of making complicated decisions so early in the morning I say, why not combine the two! Keep Reading!

Meal Plan: An Energy Fueled and Balanced Approach

If you’re interested in learning healthier habits without restricting yourself to the point of “HANGRY,” this is the meal plan for you! I find that when I am too strict with my diet I end up eating my weight back!
This meal plan is for the active, busy and fitness conscious woman, looking to maintain a healthy bod, stay sane and feel energized. It’s an approachable week of healthy meals that shouldn’t leave you feeling overwhelmed!

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Recipes:
Sweet Potato Tostadas
Kale and Coconut Chicken Soup (Serve with 1 Cup Steamed Rice or Quinoa)
Loaded Sweet Potatoes
Chicken Salad Filled Avocado
Baked Chicken Fajitas
Spaghetti Squash Pad Thai
Kale Apple and Feta Salad
Thai Baked Salmon
Chicken with Peanut Sauce and Sweet Potatoes