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This beautiful, delicious fall or winter salad is made with mixed baby greens, pomegranate, gorgonzola and pecans with a pomegranate vinaigrette.

Mixed Baby Greens with Pomegranate, Gorgonzola and Pecans

Loaded with vegetables, this quick and easy wonton soup is super simple, and takes under 15 minutes to make thanks to the frozen wontons.

Easy Wonton Soup

French onion soup is one of my favorite soups, we order it all the time at our neighborhood restaurant but it's just as easy to make from scratch and so much lighter.

French Onion Soup

Kielbasa Veggie Sheet Pan Dinner is made with turkey kielbasa, asparagus, tomatoes and bell peppers cooked all on one pan, easy cleanup! It's also Keto, Whole30, Low Carb and Gluten-free.

Kielbasa Veggie Sheet Pan Dinner

Taco Tuesday just got a little better with these low-carb Turkey Taco Stuffed Avocados – I'm obsessed!

Low-Carb Turkey Taco Stuffed Avocados

Easy vegetarian enchiladas made with butternut squash and black beans, smothered with enchilada sauce and cheese, then baked in the oven. A delicious recipe that's perfect for meatless Mondays!

Vegetarian Enchiladas with Butternut Squash and Black Beans

Soy sauce, vinegar and Sriracha hot sauce make these Asian-Glazed Chicken Drumsticks savory delicious – serve over rice or vegetables for an easy meal!

Asian Glazed Drumsticks

These amazing Italian Beef and Spinach Meatballs would make my husband's Italian family proud! I snuck some spinach in the meatball mix, but I promise even the pickiest of eaters will love them!

Italian Beef and Spinach Meatballs

These quick and easy Lemon-Chili Shrimp Avocado Quinoa Bowls are great for lunch or dinner, or make them ahead for meal prep!

Lemon-Chili Shrimp Quinoa Bowls

Bring the flavors of the Mediterranean to work with these Greek Chicken Meal Prep Rice Bowls – the perfect recipe to make ahead!

Greek Chicken Meal Prep Rice Bowls

Changua (Colombian Milk and Egg Soup) is a typical breakfast in Bogotá, the capital of Colombia where my mom was born. It's also know to cure hangovers.

Changua (Colombian Milk and Egg Soup)

Breakfast Sausage and Mushroom Strata, a make-ahead breakfast casserole made with day old bread, eggs, cheese, sausage and mushrooms. You can make this with just about anything, just use your imagination!

Breakfast Strata with Sausage and Mushrooms

Asian Coconut Broth Clams made with lemongrass, ginger and cilantro is wonderful when paired with bread for dipping all that delicious broth!

Coconut Broth Clams with Lemongrass

Light, airy and chewy with chocolate chips in every bite – made with egg whites, sugar and chocolate, these gluten free meringues just melt in your mouth.

Chocolate Chip Clouds

Strawberry Squares, these delicious baked treats are easy to make, feel free to use your favorite pie filling flavor!

Strawberry Squares

Authentic Arroz Con Pollo, or Latin chicken and rice, is the ultimate one-pot meal. It’s a classic Colombian dish that I grew up on that I now love to cook for my family.

Arroz Con Pollo, Lightened Up

This easy Breakfast Casserole recipe is made with eggs, spinach, tomatoes and Feta cheese and only takes a few minutes to whip up. You can make it ahead of time, so it’s the perfect breakfast egg casserole for Christmas morning or any day!

Breakfast Casserole with Spinach and Feta

One Pan Roasted Potatoes Sausage and Peppers is one of my favorite, fuss-free sheet pan dinners. Perfect for weeknights and bonus points for easy cleanup!

One Pan Roasted Potatoes, Sausage and Peppers

These Pork Chops with Mushrooms and Shallots are juicy and flavorful, perfect for weeknight dinner!

Pork Chops with Mushrooms and Shallots

This simple Yogurt Panna Cotta is the perfect smooth, creamy dessert. The cool tang of yogurt pairs perfectly with fresh berries. To macerate the berries simple mix them with a little sugar and let them sit.

Yogurt Panna Cotta with Mascerated Berries

These Chewy Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies are moist and made light by swapping out most of the butter for applesauce which works great!

Low-Fat Chewy Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

I'm OBSESSED with these Italian stuffed mushrooms filled with broccoli rabe and sausage, the perfect festive holiday appetizer!

Stuffed Mushrooms with Broccoli Rabe and Sausage

Cacio e Pepe Brussels Sprouts swaps out pasta for shredded Brussels sprouts in this low-carb take on the Italian classic. Cacio e pepe translates from Italian to “cheese and pepper” and traditionally is served as a pasta dish.

Cacio e Pepe Brussels Sprouts

A lighter version of Mexican Chorizo made with ground turkey and a smoky spice blend, perfect for adding to eggs, tacos, and more!

Easy Healthy Turkey Chorizo

Open-Faced Turkey Melts make a quick and easy way to use up your Thanksgiving turkey leftovers!

Open Faced Turkey Melts

This healthy, creamy Pumpkin Ginger Soup is the perfect cozy, fall soup made creamy without adding any cream. Instead, the vegetables and Greek yogurt thicken it!

Creamy Pumpkin Ginger Soup

This Herb and Salt-Rubbed Dry Brined Turkey comes out so moist and flavorful, with crispy golden skin and juicy tender meat.

Herb and Salt-Rubbed Dry Brine Turkey

Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese

Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese

This hearty, fall Kale Salad with Quinoa and Cranberries is made even better by massaging the kale which helps break down the tough cell structure and gives the raw kale a softer texture and gentler flavor.

Kale Salad with Quinoa and Cranberries

A healthy and delicious version of the classic sweet potato pie – a perfect, easy sweet potato dessert recipe for Thanksgiving!

Sweet Potato Pie