meal prep: whole wheat orzo with lemon, zucchini & goat cheese

A summery pasta salad for your meal-prep lunch rotation. Fresh zucchini and squash come together with bright notes of lemon & garlic with the extra bite of whole-wheat orzo. Topped with tangy, creamy goat cheese crumbles and crunchy almonds, this best-served-cold pasta salad is perfect for meal prep or even a picnic potluck salad. Wishing… Continue reading meal prep: whole wheat orzo with lemon, zucchini & goat cheese

fall salad with turkey, brussels sprouts, blue cheese, pomegranate & walnuts

Anyone else's clothes fitting just a tad tighter today after the Thanksgiving holiday? Bet the pumpkin pie, apple coffee cake, and pumpkin cinnamon rolls (recipe coming soon!) had absolutely nothing to do with it... While I loved every moment of indulgence last week, I definitely had a craving for something a little lighter to balance… Continue reading fall salad with turkey, brussels sprouts, blue cheese, pomegranate & walnuts

meal prep: roasted butternut squash salad with chicken, cranberries, walnuts & goat cheese + shallot apple cider vinaigrette

It's officially fall in Dallas! Okay, it may go back up to 80+ degrees later this week, but for now, it's cooler and I'll take it. This was the perfect salad to not only help mark the beginning of fall, but also fill us up at lunchtime. Be sure to save time and get those… Continue reading meal prep: roasted butternut squash salad with chicken, cranberries, walnuts & goat cheese + shallot apple cider vinaigrette

meal prep: orzo salad with roasted veggies & feta

While this orzo pasta salad would be perfect for a potluck or picnic lunch, it is also great for meal prep lunches. A great way to get in your veggies for the day while enjoying the pop of flavors from the tangy lemon to the salty feta to the fragrant basil. Lots of great textures… Continue reading meal prep: orzo salad with roasted veggies & feta