Nacho Typical Meal Prep

Nachos are not traditionally a healthy meal prep recipe, but it can be with pepper nachos! But first, define “healthy” in your own words. Everyone has their own idea of what healthy is, but I think that most people would agree that we should eat more fresh vegetables and less (salty) chips. So here’s my pepper nachos recipe… Note: The pictures below look messy, but … Continue reading Nacho Typical Meal Prep

Quinoa Black Bean & Veggie Burgers

Sink your teeth into this. These tasty quinoa and black bean burgers may make you reconsider ever eating meat again. Just eat more veggies! Honestly, they will never be as good as SUPERIORITY BURGER (tasty East Village Vegan burger joint) but we can try by making this recipe! Veggie Burgers, What Up? Ingredients: 1 can black beans, rinsed and drained 1/4 cup quinoa 1/2 cup … Continue reading Quinoa Black Bean & Veggie Burgers

Meal Preppin’ on a Monday

I’m sharing two easy recipes for you to meal prep all week long! These recipes pack a ton of protein, veggies, and flavor to keep you from feeling bored. Are you ready for healthy eating all week long? Hard boiled Eggs & Veggies  Protein-packed, low carb, and surprisingly filling.  1. Hard boil 6-8 eggs for the week. These are easy protein sources that you can eat … Continue reading Meal Preppin’ on a Monday

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Garden Tomato Basil Soup & Other Musings

Yesterday I noticed that my basil and small tomatoes were growing like weeds. If I didn’t trim the basil, it would continue to grow straight up, become too tall and heavy, and potentially greet my neighbors upstairs. See: What I’ve Learned About Growing Herbs: Part II. As with all herbs, I’ve learned that you want to cut the herb just above a set of growing … Continue reading Garden Tomato Basil Soup & Other Musings