Archives for 2018

Green Curry Chicken Bowl

Last week for Friday Night Dinner, The Kid and I were out running errands and she asked if we could go for Thai food. I’m not sure why, but I just wasn’t feeling it. I love Thai so I agreed anyway but wasn’t sure what I’d end up ordering. I decided since I wasn’t in […]

Lemon Ginger Chicken Soup with Brown Rice

I admit it. As committed as I am to the gym, the continued hot weather we’ve had lately has made even me question the dedication needed to leave the house. This weekend the temps are supposed plummet here in Texas, and I can’t wait. Colder weather means pumpkin spice but also warm soups for dinner. […]

Grilled Chicken Bowl Like Chipotle

One of my favorite meals to get while I’m out is a burrito bowl from Chipotle. Beans, rice, chicken, spicy salsa. All the trimmings. Those things are so good. Chipotle does a pretty good job at sourcing their food from places without preservatives and other ingredients that you don’t want, but they are still pretty […]

Low Calorie Mongolian Chicken

Back in the day, The Kid and I would go to Pei Wei allllll the time. It’s still one of her favorite places. We love sitting at the counter so we can watch the frenzied wok cooking. How do they do that?! It’s always busy, flames shooting, ladles whirling. If I had to work that […]

Hot Whole Grain Cereal

If your mornings are like mine, you don’t have time most weekdays to throw together breakfast. That doesn’t mean you aren’t hungry, but you just don’t have the time to spare. Lately I’ve been including breakfast ideas in my food prep plan on the weekends. In addition to grilling a bunch of meats and chopping […]