Posts tagged with "leftovers"

The Best Healthy(ish) Nachos Ever

Posted September 24, 2014 in nachos, dinner, leftovers and 3 more

One of the things I learned about the BF when we moved in together a few months ago is that he can make some delicious nachos. You'd think I would have known that about him after four years of dating!

We had leftover chicken taco ingredients - shredded chicken, black refried beans, colby jack cheese, avocado, Mexican rice and sour cream. 

Neither of us felt like cooking one night, and the BF threw together the most amazing nachos I've ever eaten. Like, better than the gooey, cheesy nachos from a dive bar. 

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Super Healthy Cranberry Sauce + Ideas for Leftovers

Posted November 11, 2014 in Thanksgiving, cranberry sauce, holidays and 5 more

Growing up, I never ate the canned cranberry sauce that was served at our family Thanksgiving dinners. I always thought it was kind of weird. It wasn't until I was well into adulthood that I tasted actual homemade cranberry sauce, and the game was changed!

I love homemade cranberry sauce! But most recipes call for a whole cup of sugar for just 12-ounces of cranberries!! And I actually think most homemade cranberry sauces are way too sweet (shocking coming from me, I know). I just prefer to keep some of the tartness of the cranberries.

So I created a super healthy version! But why is it SUPER healthy? 

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