Kid Friendly High Protein Chili

Kid Friendly High Protein Chili

This recipe goes out to all my fellow minimal home cooks that don’t always feel like chopping vegetables. That’s right, this high protein chili requires no onion, garlic, or peppers, making it both easy and picky eater approved. Everything goes in a pot and you’re 

Healthy Taco Bell Mexican Pizza Copycat

Healthy Taco Bell Mexican Pizza Copycat

Since the beloved Taco Bell Mexican Pizza is being removed from the menu on November 5th, I figured it was about time I made a healthier copycat version. If you’re unfamiliar with the Mexican Pizza, it’s essentially a blend of taco meat and refried beans 

Air Fryer Stuffed Peppers

Air Fryer Stuffed Peppers

This short and sweet air fryer stuffed peppers recipe pairs a chipotle cerveza ground beef with pepper jack cheese to make a lower carb Tex-Mex treat. Each pepper is packed with 31 grams of protein and is highly customizable when it comes to filling options, 

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