The Zesty One

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Baked Chicken and Cabbage Egg Rolls

  Baked Chicken and Cabbage Egg Rolls Warning: This is no weeknight dinner (unless you have way more time than we do on a typical Tuesday night). However, a little investment on the weekend,...

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Somersaults

We should probably post about something other than snacks but we can’t help ourselves. These are delicious. So delicious that we actually tried to post this several times before we even went live, but...

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Slimmed-Down Buffalo Chicken Wraps

Slimmed-Down Buffalo Chicken Wraps This is less of a recipe and more of an assembly of thoughtfully chosen, store bought ingredients. And we will not apologize for that. This is one of those simple,...

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Black Bean Burgers

The best meals are simple, cheap, delicious, and satisfying. Everyone needs to have something they can whip up in a pinch, or in the case of our black bean burger, make ahead of time,...

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Greek Yogurt Taco Dip

Still craving those Super Bowl snacks? While we love a good Super Bowl feast as much as the next guy (or gal), the average calorie intake on this American holiday is anywhere from 3,000-20,000...

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How to Cut an Avocado

Planning on making buckets upon buckets of guacamole this weekend? We have a time saver for you! Watch this video for a few tips on how to cut an avocado perfectly every time. Aside...

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Baked Tortilla Chips

Ingredients: Corn or whole wheat flour tortillas ¼ cup olive oil salt and pepper Desired seasonings Method Preheat oven to 400F Brush both sides of tortillas with olive oil and stack. Slice into chips...

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Slimmed-Down Meatballs

  Confession. I didn’t like meatballs for a very long time. Until recently, they sorta grossed me out. But, now, they are one of the key foods I always have on hand for simple...

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Baked Eggplant Dippers

We aren’t Boy Scouts, but we live by their motto, “Always be Prepared” when it comes to staying stocked up on healthy, convenient foods. Sometimes that means buying a decent pre-made product at the...