I love myself some Baklava! For those of you who don’t know the bliss of this Greek pastry, let me describe it to you in detail… Phyllo sheets layered with almond/walnut meal with cinnamon and cloves, baked and then drenched with a honey syrup. To much goodness in one bite. But alas, this does not fit in with my fitabulous plan! So because i actually … Continue reading Lean Eating Cheats
It is my ongoing quest to find and make delicious recipes that not only taste great but are great for the body. I also aim at doing so in the easiest way possible. Who needs to complicate things any more than necessary? I need to feed the kids, a lean machine of a hubby and myself who doesn’t bust her butt at the gym to … Continue reading Chilly Day Soup (Healthy)
I admit freely that I can’t quite cook quinoa perfectly. I always, and I mean always either under cook or over cook. For some reason or another it is never meant to be. So when I stubbled onto this recipe from Pinterest, I thought to myself that this might just be the ticket. An easy breakfast, with a breakfast cake like quality. Sold! Sold! Sold! … Continue reading Easy And Healthy? Yes Please!
Total Time: 1h 35 minutes Prep: 20 mins / Cook: 1h 15 mins about 4 generous servings Ingredients 1 butternut squash halved and seeds removed 2 cloves garlic 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil Salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil, 1 turn of the pan (or coconut oil) 1 3/4 pounds ground turkey or lean ground veal 1 carrot, peeled … Continue reading Clean Shepherd’s Pie