June 2016

Mangia | Grilled Peanut Butter Chicken

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I will do *almost* anything for peanut butter. I love it so much, I sometimes just grab a spoonful right from the jar to savor! While you might not envision the salty/sweet nut butter on chicken, the flavors really do compliment each other…especially when you grill it. Alex looked at me like I was crazy when I said I was putting peanut butter on chicken, but he changed his tune as soon as he tasted it! Continue reading “Mangia | Grilled Peanut Butter Chicken”


Mangia | Chicken Kebabs

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It’s grilling season! Last summer, I bought pre-assembled kebabs a lot at our local Giant, but they can get a bit pricey. It’s much more economical to assemble your own and personalize them based on your tastes…plus, it’s incredibly easy! You can choose to cook these on the grill or simply bake them in the oven. Continue reading “Mangia | Chicken Kebabs”

Mangia | Skinny Bang Bang Shrimp

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My girlfriends and I went to Bonefish Grill for happy hour the other weekend and we had to get the bang bang shrimp and chicken. Two of my favorite appetizers, hands down! I wanted to recreate the recipe for dinner with a guilt-free sauce and no breading. This is a super simple and quick weeknight meal! Continue reading “Mangia | Skinny Bang Bang Shrimp”

Mangia | Bacon-Wrapped Chicken

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This is one of my go-to recipes…mostly because when I ask Alex what he wants for dinner, this is always one of his requests! You really can’t go wrong with bacon…especially when you wrap it around chicken and baste it with honey mustard. ๐Ÿ™‚ Continue reading “Mangia | Bacon-Wrapped Chicken”

Mangia | Healthy Picnic Foods

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Summer is the time of year when we all want to eat a little healthier before hitting the beach or the pool…but, it’s also the same time of year when we are tempted with all the yummy (and not so good for us) foods at picnics and barbeques. Have no fear…I’ve found a way to modify a couple of old favorites! Continue reading “Mangia | Healthy Picnic Foods”

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