Stuffed Peppers| Balanced Bites

Easy Recipe: Italian Style Stuffed Peppers

Diane Sanfilippo BEEF, PORK, & LAMB 27 Comments

Back when Balanced Bites was an organic meal delivery business, stuffed peppers were among the favorite dishes ordered by my clients. At that point in time, I was mixing a few different ingredients into them but I keep it pretty simple when I’m cooking at home for myself. The inspiration and motivation to make stuffed peppers came about when I …

Roasted Winter Squash | Diane Sanfilippo

Easy Recipe: Roasted Winter Squash with Coconut Butter

Diane Sanfilippo SIDES 8 Comments

Winter squash is amazing. It’s sweet but not too sweet. It’s packed with nutrients (vitamin A, vitamin C and potassium to name a few) and it’s comforting and feels so decadent to enjoy. I just adore it. Break out of your standard sweet potato rut and dabble in the world of winter squash. There are lots of varieties and, chances are, …

Easy Recipe: Super Simple Supper – Kabobs

Diane Sanfilippo BEEF, PORK, & LAMB 2 Comments

I wish I had an outdoor grill, I really do. I would be outside grilling pretty often if I did, but that doesn’t stop me and my tiny studio apartment from turning out some yummy grilled food off of a cast iron grill pan. A little cross-ventilation goes a long way if you need to do the indoor grilling thing, …

Baked Chicken Legs | Diane Sanfilippo

Easy Recipe: Baked Chicken Legs

Diane Sanfilippo CHICKEN & TURKEY 8 Comments

I used to be one of those people who only ate white meat chicken or nothing at all. I think part of it was just being used to the color and texture of it all my life. I first tried thigh meat when I realized it was about 2/3 of the price of the breast meat (sometimes the road less …

Pumpkin Custard from "Practical Paleo" | Diane Sanfilippo

Pumpkin Custard from Practical Paleo (or Crustless Pumpkin Pie)

Diane Sanfilippo DESSERTS 30 Comments

The version I made recently had NO SWEETENER added to it whatsoever. This “dessert” then becomes a perfect addition if you’re completing my 21-Day Sugar Detox Program. This recipes is not yet featured in the program manual but you can be sure it’ll make it’s way into an updated version when I create one.Feel free to garnish this custard with …