Today, I had a bunch of Zucchini in my fridge that I need to use up, soon. I put some in a soup that I’m making for dinner, and decided to use the rest in zucchini bread. ‘Cause who doesn’t like zucchini bread, right! I shredded up what I had left, but it was too… Continue reading Zucchini Fritters
As you can see from the photo of my weekly menu, I was going to make baked ziti tonight. However, when I went grocery shopping I couldn’t find any whole wheat ziti. All I could find was whole wheat penne, but since the only difference in the pasta is the shape, it really doesn’t matter… Continue reading Baked Ziti, or Penne, or Both??
I love Cafe Rio. I don’t think I’ve ever met a person who didn’t love Cafe Rio. I wanted to make pork tacos tonight similar in flavor to their yummy sweet pork barbacoa. But, every copycat recipe calls for a can or 3 of coke. Not exactly healthy, especially when you also throw in 1/2… Continue reading Taco Tuesday – Sweet pork tacos
Energy. For years I didn’t have enough of it. I felt older than my age. I was tired ALL THE TIME. Just ask my college buddies. They’ll tell you all about me sleeping in various classes. I didn’t want to fall asleep, but I couldn’t help it. I’ve been known to fall asleep sitting… Continue reading Energy
My family has been having pizza Friday for several years now. My kids look forward to it every week. On the rare occasions where our plans get changed, there is always considerable grumbling from the masses. Along the way of my fitness journey, our pizza has evolved quite a bit. First a few years ago… Continue reading Pizza Fridays
So, in case you couldn’t tell by the name of this blog, we kinda love tacos over here at The Healthy Taco. We are pretty strict about our Taco Tuesday menu. That’s mostly because my autistic daughter counts on having them, but also because tacos are the best! This week I made pork tacos. Delicious,… Continue reading The healthy tacos
After a week of girls camp, and a week at my in-laws house, I am so ready to get back to my usual eating habits. It’s so hard to stick to what you’re used to when someone else is doing the cooking. Especially when the food is so so delicious! I must admit, I ate… Continue reading Fourth of July Food!