Skinny Shrimp Scampi with Zucchini Noodles. Easy, low carb version of the classic pasta dish that can be made without wine. Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Healthy Shrimp Scampi with Zucchini Noodles

Every night, Ben and I try to spend few minutes reading for leisure. Most of the time, he reaches for the latest prize-winning nonfiction, and I opt for (surprise!) a cooking magazine. It suits us....

Healthy Rice Krispie Treats

The day we moved into our new house, my friend Maggie arrived in our barren kitchen with a pan of peanut butter rice krispie treats. “I don’t know what it is about rice krispie...

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What to Eat in New York: The Ultimate Restaurant List for Every Meal

No city makes me hungry quite like New York. If you’ve ever followed along with one of my trips to the Big Apple on Instagram, you know that my primary activity when I visit...

Sweet and spicy Grilled Sweet Potato Fries. The best, easiest way to make potato wedges on the grill. A healthy, gluten free side dish perfect for summer dinners! Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Grilled Sweet Potato Fries

Unflattering Confession of the Day, Part 1: I am the girl who never orders her own plate of fries but will steal a few of yours. My exception is Grilled Sweet Potato Fries, which...

EASY Grilled Chicken Fajitas in Foil Packets. Better than a restaurant! Perfect for fast, healthy summer dinners. No special spice packet required. This is a simple recipe you can whip up any night of the week! Add peppers, onions, zucchini, or any of your favorite vegetables {low carb, gluten free} Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Grilled Chicken Fajitas in Foil

Do you make a summer bucket list? I haven’t the last few years, opting instead to “keep my options open” and “see what happens.” It’s been about as productive as the last time I grocery shopped...

EASY Creamy Goat Cheese Pasta Salad with Arugula and Tomato. This quick but impressive dish is perfect for summer picnics, barbecues or anytime you need a fast, healthy dinner! Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Creamy Arugula Pasta Salad with Goat Cheese and Tomato

Some of my favorite recipes are the ones that demonstrate that food does not need to be complicated to be sublime. It’s a refreshing reminder that my primary role as the maker (and eater!)...

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C’est La Vie

At The Met, pretending I’m one of the characters in Gossip Girl, while Ben wins the award for Instagram husband of the year. HAPPY JUNE 1st! Does anyone else feel like May whizzed by...

Healthy DOUBLE Chocolate Zucchini Muffins – moist, tender muffins made with avocado, coconut oil, and whole wheat flour. You can’t taste the veggies! Even picky toddlers love this easy recipe. Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins with Avocado {5 Years of Blogging!}

WE ARE HERE. Five years of blogging. Five years of recipes. Five years of me prattling on about my life, overusing alliteration, then convincing you that you should make the same thing I just...