Surprisingly Balanced Bigos (Polish Hunter’s Stew)

Healthy Bigos

Where can you find bacon, kielbasa, sauerkraut and pork in one meal and still find a healthy filling meal that contains the right blend of carbs, proteins and fats. Bigos or Polish Hunter’s Stew is enjoyed by many and is ideal for those cold winter evenings. Ingredients 2 thick slices hickory-smoked bacon 1 pound kielbasa…

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Balanced & Healthy Pulled Pork Bowl – Instant Pot

Pulled Pork

Try out this Instant Pot Pulled Pork Bowl. It makes 10 servings and with brown rice and coleslaw is well-balanced from a macronutrient perspective. BTW, one serving size equals 1 cup of brown rice, 5 ounces of pulled pork and 1/4 cup of coleslaw! INGREDIENTS 1 Tablespoon Packed Brown Sugar 2 Teaspoons Paprika 2 Teaspoons…

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Healthy Quinoa Salad

Quinoa Salad

My family enjoys this healthy quinoa salad throughout the spring and summer months. Combine this salad with some grilled vegetables and a lean grilled meat of your choice (salmon, 93% ground beef or better, chicken or pork loin).  You and your family will not only enjoy a delicious meal, but also one that is well…

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Balanced & Healthy Lasagna

Healthy Lasagna recipe

Try out this healthy lasagna recipe. It makes 8 servings and is well balanced from a macronutrient perspective. INGREDIENTS 1 lb of 96% ground beef 26 oz jar of spaghetti sauce (Blue Parrot Recommended due to sugar to fiber ratio) 1 onion 3 green bell peppers 16 whole wheat lasagna noodles 14 oz low fat…

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Balanced & Healthy Overnight Oats with Blueberries

Overnight Oats with Blueberries

Looking for a quick and easy breakfast? Enjoy this healthy overnight oats with blueberries recipes. Easy prep the night before, delicious in the morning! INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup blueberries 1/2 cup 2% or less Greek Yogurt (Fage recommended) 1/2 cup of oats 1/2 cup of 1% milk (be careful of milk substitutes (almond milk, etc) because…

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