Taco Bell’s Cheesy Gordita Crunch Made Kinda Healthy

Taco Bell’s Cheesy Gordita Crunch Made Kinda Healthy

You might be surprised to hear that Taco Bell actually has one of the healthiest fast food menus. Yep, in my Ultimate Guide to Macro Friendly Fast Food, I covered a handful of healthy options to get you started. But overall, they have a ton 

Ninja Foodi Ground Beef and Rice Casserole

Ninja Foodi Ground Beef and Rice Casserole

This 25-minute ground beef and rice casserole pairs homemade taco seasoning with ground beef, cilantro lime rice, and melted cheddar cheese for an ultra savory stand-alone dish or filling for burritos, enchiladas, and more. Every serving has 230 calories, 20 grams of protein, 18 grams 

Sriracha BBQ Ground Beef and Green Beans

Sriracha BBQ Ground Beef and Green Beans

Inspired by my sticky sweet ground beef and broccoli, this ground beef and green beans skillet is super easy to make and packs a bigger flavor punch than a 20-minute dish should. The entire recipe comes in under the 1,000 calorie mark and every serving 

Queso Mac and Cheese with Spicy Ground Beef

Queso Mac and Cheese with Spicy Ground Beef

This queso mac and cheese is super easy to make, picky eater approved, and loaded with 27 grams of protein per serving thanks to a chipotle seasoned ground beef. Pair it with a side salad, roasted vegetables, or just an extra serving or two and 

Ninja Foodi Picadillo

Ninja Foodi Picadillo

Picadillo is a dish traditionally made with ground beef in a tomato sauce and hints of sweet and salty from olives and raisins. It’s perfect for pairing with rice (or a blend of whole grain and cauliflower rice), tacos, quesadillas, or stuffing empanadas or other 

Tex-Mex Ground Beef and Rice Skillet

Tex-Mex Ground Beef and Rice Skillet

This ground beef and rice skillet combines taco seasoned ground beef with black beans, golden corn, cilantro lime diced tomatoes, and two types of rice to create a massive dish with tons of flavor. Thanks to using half “real” rice and half cauliflower rice, you 

Pressure Cooker Chipotle Chili Mac

Pressure Cooker Chipotle Chili Mac

There’s so much to love about this pressure cooker chili mac! It’s unbelievably flavorful for such a simple recipe, lower carb and higher protein thanks to chickpea pasta, and requires one pot and about 30 minutes.  I used a 6.5-quart Ninja Foodi to make this 

22 Macro Friendly Ground Beef Recipes

22 Macro Friendly Ground Beef Recipes

What’s not to love about ground beef? It’s super easy to prepare, can be purchased in super low fat cuts, and can be used for thousands of recipes. Some might even say it’s the beef’s knees. Or is the bee’s knees? Either way, you’ll find 

Loaded Ground Beef and Potatoes Skillet

Loaded Ground Beef and Potatoes Skillet

This bacon cheddar ground beef and potatoes skillet layers thinly sliced potatoes with seasoned ground beef and is baked potatoes au gratin style. It’s basically the epitome of comfort food. But thanks to a few lightened up ingredients, the nutrition facts are a bit friendlier 

Sweet Chili Ground Beef and Brussels Sprouts Skillet

Sweet Chili Ground Beef and Brussels Sprouts Skillet

If you’re a fan of quick and easy meals, you’ll love this ground beef and brussels sprouts skillet. You’ll only need 4 ingredients (not counting spices) and about 20-25 minutes to have this ground beef skillet on the table.  Every serving is packed with 27