Mangia | Taco Stuffed Peppers

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It’s Cinco de Mayo and people everywhere will be commemorating the day with flavorful Mexican delicacies. Not to be outdone, I made a muy delicioso new recipe that boasts the flavor of tacos without the unwanted carbs from the shells! Continue reading “Mangia | Taco Stuffed Peppers”


Mangia | Savory Oven-Baked Ribs

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Sometimes you just have a hankering for BBQ ribs. The seasoning and sauce combine with succulent rib meat to cure your craving for BBQ! Continue reading “Mangia | Savory Oven-Baked Ribs”

Mangia | Unstuffed Pepper Casserole

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I absolutely love to make stuffed peppers in the fall and winter…it’s one of my favorite comfort foods! But during a busy work week, I’d much rather throw together a casserole that takes a fraction of the time. Enter my Unstuffed Pepper Casserole! I originally came across a similar recipe on Pinterest, but wanted to find a way to make it my own and incorporate ground turkey instead of beef. I came up with the equation below and I’ve made it countless times…it always hits the spot! Continue reading “Mangia | Unstuffed Pepper Casserole”

Mangia | Lighter Lunch Ideas

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As a new year begins, I know many of you will be looking to inject healthy habits into your daily routine. I’m in the same boat, so I’m sharing a couple of my favorite lightened-up lunch ideas to help you shed some fat while still enjoying yummy food. Continue reading “Mangia | Lighter Lunch Ideas”

Mangia | Greek Chicken Pitas

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In my continued quest to make healthy food that tastes delicious and satisfies my cravings for not-so-healthy food, I discovered that making greek chicken pitas at home always hits the spot! It’s not entirely clean; however, it is a lighter version of a gyro. I also like to take a couple of short cuts to make this a really easy work night meal…pre-chopped onions and store-bought cucumber sauce! Continue reading “Mangia | Greek Chicken Pitas”

Mangia | Kielbasa and Cabbage Skillet

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Time to officially break out the winter recipes! This skillet meal is so easy to mix up after a long work day and will warm you right up. Continue reading “Mangia | Kielbasa and Cabbage Skillet”

Mangia | BBQ and Baked Potatoes with a Twist

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We all have foods that bring us comfort, especially when a chill is in the air. For me, one of those meals is a twist on classic BBQ chicken with a baked potato. Continue reading “Mangia | BBQ and Baked Potatoes with a Twist”

Mangia | Pulled Pork Sweet Potatoes

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In my quest to create new and interesting healthy-ish meals, I tried my hand at making pulled pork in the crockpot and placing it atop a sweet potato instead of bread. The savory and sweet flavors complimented each other so well! Next time, I’ll try to make a homemade BBQ sauce so the entire recipe is truly clean, but the recipe turned out great! Continue reading “Mangia | Pulled Pork Sweet Potatoes”

Mangia | Oven-baked “Rotisserie” Chicken

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Chicken is a staple in our household. While I’m always on the hunt for new and exciting ways to spice up chicken, this oven-baked rotisserie-style chicken is one of my go-to recipes for dinner! I used to grab a pre-made rotisserie chicken from the store, but it is just as easy to make a roaster at home where you can control the ingredients. Plus, I almost always have some left over for a chicken salad the next day! Continue reading “Mangia | Oven-baked “Rotisserie” Chicken”

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