ONE PAN Chipotle Chicken with Sweet Potatoes, Chickpeas, and Tomatoes. Easy, healthy recipe that’s perfect for busy weeknights! Great leftover so you can use it for meal prep too. Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Chipotle Chicken Skillet with Sweet Potatoes and Chickpeas

I have a shiny object problem when it comes to recipes. My first impulse is to run to the store and load my cart with new ingredients rather than open my pantry door and...

Devil's Lake State Park - Baraboo, Wisconsin

C’est La Vie

On Sunday afternoon, I was presented with the choice to a) wash laundry, unload the dishwasher, and complete a host of other responsible activities to prepare myself for the week ahead OR b) hurdle...

This easy, healthy homemade Starbucks Mocha Frappuccino recipe is low calorie, vegan, and so delicious! Even better than the original and perfect for coffee frappuccino lovers. Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Starbucks Mocha Frappuccino | Healthy Copycat Recipe

From the day it opened its doors, the Starbucks located one block from my high school has had a steady drive-thru line of suburbans wrapped around its exterior and a hoard of high school...

Zucchini Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies. Soft, buttery, healthy cookies that are whole grain and naturally sweetened with honey and coconut sugar. The BEST baking recipe to use up summer zucchini! Easy and can be made gluten free or vegan. Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Zucchini Cookies with Chocolate Chips

To the vegetable skeptics who doubt that eating your daily greens can be not just reasonably tolerable but downright delicious, I present Zucchini Cookies with Chocolate Chips. Stay where you are. To the dessert...

Healthy Italian Stuffed Zucchini Boats – low carb baked zucchini boats stuffed with lean ground turkey sausage, tomatoes, and topped with crispy basil breadcrumbs. An easy, healthy, all-in-one dinner that your whole family will love! Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Zucchini Boats | Italian Style

When your friend refuses to let you out of her house until you take a minimum of four of her garden zucchini, then you come home to find numbers five and six tucked surreptitiously...

Healthy Mediterranean Chickpea Salad with feta, cucumber, bell peppers, and a simple Greek dressing. Fast, easy recipe that’s perfect for a summer barbecue side dish or a main dish salad for a light dinner. {vegetarian, gluten free, vegan friendly} Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad

As much as I’d like to consider myself far too self assured and breezy to ever go through a mid-life crisis, my behavior every single July for the past 20+ years would suggest otherwise....

Slow Cooker Triple Berry Crisp – recipe works with fresh or frozen berries so you can enjoy summer fruit year round! Use any mix of blueberries, raspberries, or strawberries. Made with maple syrup and whole grains, this healthy fruit crisp cooks right in the crock pot and can be made gluten free or vegan. Enjoy it for dessert with whipped cream or for breakfast with yogurt. Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Slow Cooker Triple Berry Crisp

I have berry FOMO. Despite being fully aware of the multiple containers of ripe blueberries, raspberries, and blackberries waiting faithfully at home, every time I enter the grocery store, I feel a compulsive obligation...

Simple and refreshing Watermelon Feta Salad with Avocado, Mint, Edamame, and Lime Dressing. Easy, healthy, and filling! One of the best summer recipes. Recipe at wellplated.com | @wellplated

Watermelon Feta Salad with Mint Avocado and Lime

At 6:05 a.m. last Friday morning, I boarded a nonstop flight for what my 26-year-old sister described as “the straight-up, 48 hours in Vegas.” A first timer to Vegas myself, I didn’t know what...