Posts by Emily

Buffalo Chicken Poppers

buffalo chicken poppers

BUFFALO CHICKEN POPPERS!!!! These just scream “cheat food”, but of course… they’re not! They are a little protein-packed piece of heaven and they give you the feeling of eating a delicious fried snack (pass the beer!) with ZERO guilt 🙂 I actually came up with this just yesterday, the day of the launch of my cookbook…

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Sesame Crusted Seared Ahi Tuna with Mango Salsa

Sesame Crusted Seared Tuna

Now if you enjoy fish like I do, you’ll absolutely fall in love with this dish! One of my favorite dishes to order when we’re out is ahi tuna – it’s so light and flavorful. My favorite is the spicy tuna bowl from Bonefish Grill. This Sesame Crusted Seared Tuna with Sweet Chili Sauce and Mango…

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Supreme Pizza Bake

Who doesn’t love pizza? It’s probably one of my favorite “cheat” foods; so cheesy, rich, and delicious… Every bite just hits the spot! 🙂 That said, I crave pizza pretty often – as I’m sure a lot of you do – so why not have a meal you can make weekly that curbs that craving (or…

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My Favorite Chicken Enchiladas

chicken enchiladas

I love Mexican food! It’s so fresh, flavorful and fun. Whether it’s tacos, chimichangas, guacamole or carnitas…. I love it all 🙂 I’m always on the lookout for a great recipe or trying my own version of things. That’s why I felt like it was finally time to share one of my favorite recipes I…

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Baked Chimichangas

Baked Chimichangas

One of my favorite meals growing up were my Mom’s chimichangas! Seriously they were so delicious and such a treat to have… Now even though the real thing is absolutely amazing and really shouldn’t be messed with, I thought I would try a crack at lightening them up a bit so I could enjoy them…

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Turkey Sloppy Joes

Sloppy joes – YUM! This just takes me right back to my childhood… Sloppy Joes were an every-other-week meal in my house and I just loved them! The slight sweetness of the meat with melty cheese on top, all piled onto a bun… Trying to eat these as a kid was a delicious disaster. I…

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Chicken Artichoke Alfredo Casserole

One of my favorite guilty pleasures is a cheesy artichoke dip. Growing up, this was a staple at any family holiday or gathering… Lots of delicious artichokes tossed in cheese and mayo (doesn’t hurt, right?) and I’m sure many other not-so-healthy ingredients… And then of course paired with your favorite chip or crusty bread for…

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Deep Dish Taco Pie

Seeing as though I’m from Chicago I love a good deep dish pizza… But living in Florida, those are hard to come by! Whenever I visit family back in Chicago I get my little fix so when I’m home I’m not tempted to eat a calorie dense meal… But now and again we get those cravings and sometimes you…

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