Ingredient: Ginger

Healthy Chicken Tikka Masala

This Healthy Chicken Tikka Masala is a great substitute for takeout. This lightened up version is a delicious family dinner option.Healthy Tikka Masala

Tender chunks of chicken and cauliflower in a creamy spicy tomato sauce served on rice with soft chewy naan bread. Indian cuisine is one of my favorite. Its warm blends of spices makes the whole house smell cozy and make a perfect comfort food in the fall and winter months. (more…)

Healthy Pumpkin Banana Muffins

These super moist Healthy Pumpkin Banana Muffins are so delicious the make a great breakfast or snack. Made with no oil or refined sugar these muffins are still packed with flavor.

October is here, break out the pumpkin recipes….Healthy Pumpkin Banana Muffins are packed with so may good things: pumpkin, banana, yogurt, maple syrup. These make a great clean treat that make you feel good about indulging. These muffins are also kid approved (mine begs me for these muffins). They are perfect for these chilly fall days. (more…)

Baked General Tso’s Chicken

This Baked General Tso’s Chicken recipe is an easy and healthy way to enjoy this Asian inspired favorite. 

Baked General Tso's chicken

So much better than take out.
Baking the chicken instead of frying it.
Cutting out all the refined sugar in the sauce.
Adding in whatever veggies you like.
And still tastes amazing! (more…)

Easy Pad Thai Chicken

This awesome Easy Pad Thai Chicken Stir-fry is great weeknight meal made in about 30 minutes,
and is full of those wonderful take out flavors.Easy Pad Thai chicken

So Pad Thai Chicken is one of my all time favorite take out dishes. I have been playing around with this recipe for a while and I am finally happy with this one. This meal was so easy to put together, even with unpacking the endless pile of boxes I have in our new basement that I swear just keeps growing. (more…)

Easy Mongolian Beef

This deliciously Easy Mongolian Beef is made in under 30 minutes.
Tender, savory beef strips coasted in a sticky sweet Asian style sauce.

I love take out/fake outs, I love taking some of our favorite restaurant dishes and making them somewhat healthier. In this delicious easy Mongolian beef recipe I opted for lightly pan frying the beef, instead of deep frying and cutting the sugar way down. (more…)

Simple Healthy Teriyaki Chicken

This Simple Healthy Teriyaki Chicken dinner made in less than 30 min. The homemade teriyaki sauce is way better than any store brand! Add some steamed rice and veggies for a perfect meal, better and faster than take out.

teriyaki chicken bowls

Quick and easy dinners are my favorite to share with you, especially if they taste like restaurant meals. This simple healthy teriyaki chicken that can be made in our own kitchens with very little prep and cook time. The easy teriyaki sauce is made from a few simple ingredients that are probably already in your kitchen. This Asian chicken dinner better than takeout and made in less than 30 minutes. Sweet, garlicky chicken served with rice and steamed broccoli comes together as a great alternative to take out that you can feel good about. (more…)

Easy Healthy Butter Chicken

Fast and Simple, Unbelievably Delicious Easy Butter Chicken with Cauliflower.
This Easy Butter Chicken recipe is so velvety and flavorful, This is honestly one of my favorite dishes to make at home.
Easy Butter Chicken

One of our favorite things to order for takeout is Indian food, but we don’t get the chance to get takeout as easily anymore. Living in a small town out in the country, our takeout options are very limited. Butter chicken is our favorite meals for take out. I decided to make a fast easy healthier version that we can make at home with out to much hassle but getting as much flavor as traditional curries we get in the city as I possible could. This variation of butter chicken has been a trial and error project of mine for a few months now. I am very happy with how it going. This easy healthy butter chicken recipe is a mild curry but you can easily add a little more heat to it by adding come more cayenne pepper to your own liking. (more…)