Most people have a hard time getting enough protein in their diet. I know I used to, until I discovered the many sources of protein that I now include in my daily meals. Most days I have a hard time staying within my protein range because I have found so many delicious ways to eat it! 🙂

Continue reading


Shrimp Scampi

I am always asking Brig for dinner ideas that include Shrimp or Chicken because those are the meats that I always keep on hand. When he told me Shrimp Scampi would be good, I had never heard of it! HA! I decided to give it a try and see what it was all about. The recipe seemed too simple and I was worried it wouldn’t be flavorful enough. I was wrong! I made it tonight and am sold! 🙂 Continue reading

Chipotle Bowls

Chipotle is hands down one of my very favorite “fast food” restaurants to eat at. I could eat there every day and not get sick of it! I am always trying to re create them, but they just never taste as good. I finally found some new recipes to try tonight and they all turned out so good and actually tasted similar to the real Chipotle Bowls! 🙂 This will definitely be a repeat meal at our house.  Continue reading

Apple Cinnamon Protein Oats

Sometimes it’s nice to switch up the protein source in the mornings! I usually force myself to eat a few over easy eggs in the morning, but today I just couldn’t do it. They are definitely not as appealing since I’ve gotten pregnant, unless they are on toast with avocado or with hash browns. 🙂 So today I decided to cook them up in my oats! This recipe makes 1 serving of oats and has 21 grams of protein!

Continue reading