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Whole 30 Turkey Meatballs

Whole 30 Turkey Meatballs

Ingredients 1 Egg, beaten 2 Tablespoons Tomato Paste* 1 Small/Medium Onion, peeled and grated 3 Cloves Garlic, finely minced ¼ Cup Fresh Parsley, finely chopped 1 Teaspoon Dried Oregano Salt & Pepper ¼ Cup Almond Flour 1 Tablespoon Coconut Flour 1 Pound Ground Turkey*, a mixture of white and dark meat (I use ground pork sometimes instead of turkey) Marinara Sauce, forContinue Reading

Mindi’s Marinara *or meat sauce* (Whole 30 compliant)

Mindi’s Marinara *or meat sauce* (Whole 30 compliant)

Ingredients ¼ of an onion, diced fine 1 garlic clove, minced fine 2 heaping TB tomato paste 2 tsp. dried oregano 2 tsp. dried basil (I also add 1/2 cup fresh chopped basil during spring and summer months) 2 tsp. Italian seasoning 1 tsp. garlic powder 1 tsp. onion powder salt & pepper, to tasteContinue Reading

Homemade Chunky Salsa (Pico de Gallo)

Homemade Chunky Salsa (Pico de Gallo)

We really like salsa at our house, so this is about 8 cups of salsa! Just a fore-warning. 24 roma tomatoes, diced small 2 limes, juiced (if you’re not using fresh juice, use about 3-6 TB of the “fake” stuff…. use your judgement on how much) 1/2 medium red onion, chopped small 2 cloves garlic,Continue Reading

Shrimp Kabobs with Olive & Tomato Salsa

Shrimp Kabobs with Olive & Tomato Salsa

I haven’t made this recipe yet, but saw it in my recent Kraft Food & Family Magazine. The ingredients matched up with some of my local grocery store specials for this week, so I’m giving it a try. Let me know if you try it and what you think! ** If you are using woodenContinue Reading

Tuscan Chicken with Whole-Grain Pasta & Salad

Tuscan Chicken with Whole-Grain Pasta & Salad

Tuscan Chicken with Whole-Grain Pasta & Salad    (Serves 4) 4 small boneless skinless chicken breasts (1 lb.) 4 oz. (1/2 of 8-oz. pkg.) Cream Cheese, cubed 1/2 cup chicken broth 1/4-1/2 cup pesto (see my recipe below or use store-bought) 2 cups grape tomatoes 1 cup Finely Shredded Italian Five Cheese Blend COOK chicken in large nonstick skillet on mediumContinue Reading

Chicken with White Beans & Tomatoes with Green Peas (sounds boring, but you’re wrong!)

Chicken with White Beans & Tomatoes with Green Peas (sounds boring, but you’re wrong!)

Chicken with White Beans & Tomatoes (serves 4) 2 15.5 oz cans cannellini beans, rinsed 1 pint grape tomatoes 4 sprigs fresh thyme (I use about 1/2-1 tsp. dried) 4 sprigs fresh oregano, plus leaves for garnish (I use about 1/2-1 tsp. dried) 2 garlic cloves, smashed 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper 2 tablespoons olive oil kosher salt and black pepper 8 bone-in,Continue Reading