Shrimp Soba Noodles

Shrimp Soba Noodles - This Gal Cooks. Made with Whole Grain Buckwheat Noodles

Shrimp Soba Noodles: Made with whole grain buckwheat soba noodles. A fun option for a weekend or weeknight dinner meal. Ready in under 30 minutes and oh so good! Seafood is a lovely thing, isn't it? Well, I suppose if you don't like seafood then you'd feel quite the contrary to that statement. But this gal - this gal L-O-V-E-S seafood. You could totally win me over with a big ole bowl of sautéed scallops and shrimp, paired with a huge, … [Read more...]

Fresh Fruit Salad and Lipton Pure Leaf Tea {on the go healthy snacking}

On the Go Fresh Fruit Salad and Lipton Pure Life Tea on This Gal Cooks #healthysnacking #fruit #recipes

Who says you can't eat healthy while on the go? Lipton Pure Leaf Tea and a healthy grab and go Fresh Fruit Salad make it easy to eat healthy and frugal while on the run! So, do you wanna know a secret? A big fat juicy secret that's sinfully delicious? I love cute little mason jars. Oh you wanted to know the sinfully delicious secret? Ah, well ok. I guess I can share it with you. You can eat healthy while on the run. And you can do it … [Read more...]

Marvelous Mondays 92 with Fresh Fruit Recipes

Marvelous Mondays 92 with Fresh Fruit Recipes

Good evening and welcome to Marvelous Mondays 92. How was your week? Can you believe that April 1st is on Tuesday? I sure can't! This year has flow by so quickly. I'm really not complaining, though. Blogher Food is almost here, I graduate in August and then I'm going to Vegas right after I graduate. Many good things are in store for this year! Since we are quickly making our way into the warmer months (and if you're in Florida like I am, … [Read more...]

20 Healthier Sunday Dinner Recipes

20 Healthier Savory Dinner Recipes on This Gal Cooks

20 Healthier Sunday Dinner Recipes: A collection of healthier savory dishes that don't skimp on flavor.  Who doesn't want to eat healthier? I kinda forget about it when I want to eat a cookie or a slice of cake but I sure do remember after I eat that cookie or slice of cake. Eating healthy doesn't have to be boring. Make it fun with these healthy dinner recipes. 20 Healthier Sunday Dinner Recipes Find the links to these recipes by … [Read more...]

20 Sweet and Savory Quinoa Recipes

20 Sweet and Savory Quinoa Recipes on This Gal Cooks

A collection of sweet and savory homemade quinoa recipes that are perfect for any occasion. Holy tons of tasty quinoa dishes, Batman. It's no secret. Quinoa's all the rage right now. You wanna be cool? Eat quinoa, yo. You wanna be healthy? Eat quinoa, yo. And then do a little dance to show off your skills. Or lack thereof if you're not a great dancer. I'd fall into that category. While I took dance and gymnastics when I was oh about 8 … [Read more...]

Easy Vegetarian Taco Bowl

Easy Vegetarian Taco Bowls - This Gal Cooks #vegetarian #glutenfree #30minutemeals

Whip up a quick dinner in under thirty minutes with this Easy Vegetarian Taco Bowl recipe. Made with brown rice, black beans, fresh homemade salsa and shredded cheddar cheese. No joke, yo. I scrounged around the pantry and the fridge then threw this dinner together in under 30 minutes. It was a Monday night. Ken wanted pizza. Not a surprise; he always wants pizza. Unfortunately for me, his choice of pizza establishment was in the less … [Read more...]

Brussels Sprouts, Bacon and Goat Cheese Frittata

Brussels Sprouts, Bacon and Goat Cheese Fritatta - This Gal Cooks #eggs #lowcarb #casseroles

Brussels Sprouts, Bacon and Goat Cheese Frittata: Bacon, brussels sprouts, fresh herbs and spices are sauteed until tender, topped with goat cheese, mixed with egg and baked to perfection. Brussels Sprouts. Cute little veggies that look like mini cabbages. Don't ya know I love cute little veggies. Grape tomatoes, petite potatoes, and little baby mushrooms - they all have a place in my heart. Funny story though, brussels sprouts did not … [Read more...]

Marvelous Mondays 91 with Coconut Recipes

Marvelous Mondays 90 with Coconut Recipe Features - This Gal Cooks

Good evening and welcome to Marvelous Mondays 91! Did you have a nice long relaxing weekend? Ha, long weekend. I sure wish it was longer! So do you like coconut as much as I do? If so, you're in luck.  This week's features are all about tasty coconut recipes. Coconut Blueberry Muffins by Beyond Frosting Best Coconut Cream Pie by Mom on Timeout Coconut Mocha Milkshake by Will Cook for Smiles Coconut Chicken Curry by Spoonful of … [Read more...]

Crock Pot Beef Burgundy

Crock Pot Beef Burgundy - This Gal Cooks. Tasty beef roast is seasoned, browned and slow cooked with red wine and onions to give you a hearty meal that the whole family will enjoy.

On the menu tonight: Crock Pot Beef Burgundy. Tasty beef roast is seasoned, browned and slow cooked with red wine and onions to give you a hearty meal that the whole family will enjoy.   This recipe began down one path and ended on another. The path to the crock pot was not the intended path. But sometimes it's fun to bypass the intended path and experience something else. Something exciting. Who needs rules and intended paths anyways? In … [Read more...]

Blueberry Peach Coconut Crisp

Blueberry Peach Coconut Crisp - This Gal Cooks #glutenfree #freshfruit #dessert

Blueberry Peach Coconut Crisp. Fresh blueberries and peaches are tossed with cinnamon and honey, topped with an oat, coconut, quinoa and almond flour topping and baked to sweet perfection. Blueberry Peach Coconut Crisp Sweet, sweet perfection. I'm gonna give you some sweet, sweet perfection. I'm gonna give you a slice of this Blueberry Peach Coconut Crisp. And then maybe you're gonna top it with some dairy free coconut whip. Or eat it plain. Or … [Read more...]

Super Fruit and Walnut Quinoa Salad

Super Fruit and Walnut Quinoa Salad - This Gal Cooks #healthy #glutenfree #salad

Fluffy quinoa is paired with strawberries, peaches, pears, walnuts, feta and homemade strawberry lime dressing in this Super Fruit and Walnut Quinoa Salad. And then there was quinoa. And fruit. And salad. Pretty much in that order. I always have quinoa in my pantry, so check that item off the list. Then while I was roaming the produce department at the grocery store, I  suddenly had visions of fruit salads dancing in my head. I grabbed … [Read more...]

Marvelous Mondays 90 with St. Patrick’s Day Recipes

Marvelous Mondays 95 with Coffee Cake Recipes on This Gal Cooks

Good evening and welcome to Marvelous Mondays 90! Today's features are all about St. Patrick's Day. I've included sweet and savory recipes this week! Ombre Mint Poke Cake by Wine and Glue Guinness Pistachio Sweet Rolls with Irish Cream Cheese Glaze by Blahnik Baker Guinness Glaze Chicken Sandwich by Will Cook For Smiles Pot of Gold Irish Potato Soup by Home is Where the Boat Is Last week I shared a few tasty recipes on the blog, … [Read more...]