Creamy Mexican Kale Salad

Oh, this Mexican kale salad is sooo good! A heat wave hit Vancouver and I have been spending every day at the beach. Plus, my mom has been visiting, which is a precious gift. Needless to say, it’s too hot and little time to cook. My new gas stove warms up the kitchen way faster than my old electric one. Salads and grill are my best friends right now. And this Mexican kale salad is on top of the list – veggies combined with a bit of jalapenos for…
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Lime Quinoa and Chicken Soup

This quinoa and chicken soup is a Mexican version of North American chicken soup. As soon as I saw Lindsay’s Jalapeño Lime Chicken Soup, I was in love with the flavours. She has many great ideas and is a pro in making comfort Mexican food. My recipe is completely different but incorporates the same flavours – fresh lime, jalapeños, cilantro and is served with multigrain tortilla chips. As I was preparing the soup, it wasn’t in my plans to post it on the blog at this time. But…
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Chili Chicken, Kale and Quinoa Casserole

Last night was a hot tub, wine and staring at the stars kind of night. Last night was here-is-your-child-daddy, as soon as Alex walked in the door kind of night. It was time to shut off, for me. I honestly had no idea 2nd kid makes a difference in life. LOL, he did! Fitness, healthy eating aka quinoa casseroles and those nights like yesterday keep me sane, while I’m fully enjoying the ride on a roller coaster of the sweetest years with my kids. Really?! These are the…
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Clean Garlicky Corn Chowder & Chicken Pasta Bake

It’s clean and healthy. I know what you are thinking. Corn chowder. Whaaat?! This girl must have watched too much Triple D’s. As in Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. LOVE that show! Most stuff is totally gross but so cool to see different places, food and people. And the fact that Guy ate all of that…Honestly, I’m gonna be so blunt now and if he ever reads this, and it will be a matter of question to hire me or not, he would not! But I have to say…
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