Posts tagged comfortfood
Italian Chicken Meatballs stuffed with Mozzarella

 I have many vices, but one of the biggest ones is wanting to eat pasta every single night. I mean, it can’t be that bad for you right? WELL- if you make your meatballs with lean, protein-packed chicken, then maybe you can?? All jokes aside, this is a super easy weeknight dinner recipe that you can whip up in no time, plus, it is perfect to reheat for leftovers. You can even omit the spaghetti if you’d like and sub in a salad, but that sounds horrible so just keep the pasta J -wow I am full of jokes today. You can totally sub half of the pasta for spiralized zucchini noodles to keep it low carb, no judgements here.

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Sunday Night Bolognese

Alright y’all. This is titled Sunday Bolognese for a reason. It has many ingredients, it is labor intensive, and it takes time. BUT SO WORTH IT AT THE END. So plan accordingly!! You can make this over the weekend and it would be lovely for leftovers, just don’t make this on a Monday night after a long day of work. The aromas of the sauce cooking will make all of your neighbors knock on your door to sneak a taste, I promise J Hope you guys love this as much as I do! Pair it with a big, full bodied red, of course.

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Smoky 3-Bean Turkey & Sweet Potato Chili

We’re in the home stretch of winter and this turkey chili will warm you up on the coldest night! The combo of the smoky and spicy chipotle flavors with the sweetness of the potato (with my secret ingredient) takes this chili to the next level! Feel free to adjust your spices as needed. This recipe is also perfect for a quick weeknight meal, or for your next dinner party!…

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Turkey and Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

As we get into the New Year, I’ve been trying to focus on making regular comfort food meals slightly healthier, and this stuffed peppers recipe is the perfect option. Not only is it super filling from the protein of the turkey and fiber of the quinoa, but it is very healthy and also perfect for making ahead! The fresh herbs mixed with all the spices gives it a nice depth of flavor too! And as you can tell from the picture, it works great for a crowd, such as a dinner party!

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