Fresh Summer Rolls with Spicy Peanut Sauce

With the weather heating up, it’s the perfect time to add some light and fresh recipes into your dinner menu rotation. I’ve asked Lori Zanini to share some more of her delicious and healthy creations with us over the next few months, and I’m so glad we’re starting with this fancy but easy-to-execute recipe for Summer Rolls. As always, please …

Vegan Taco Salad

When I was sent this week’s challenge for Meatless Monday, I immediately went on the hunt for great meal ideas. I am pretty obsessed with this vegan taco salad with creamy cilantro lime dressing (oh yeah!) from Nutrition By Kara. Not only is Kara’s recipe meatless — it’s also gluten-free, dairy-free and has no added sugar. Kara’s a nutritionist, so …

Mexi-Cauli Rice

I love any side dish that can make your main course seem even more exciting. I also love the way Lori Zanini has created such delicious recipes that never make me feel like I’m missing out because I’m eating healthy. This Mexi-Cauli Rice recipe is beautiful, tasty and good for you — the recipe trifecta! Plus, it’s a snap to …

Lemon Garlic Shrimp Salad

Serves 4 (2 cups salad + 1 shrimp skewer each) Prep Time: 15 minutes + 10 minutes to marinate Cook Time: 10 minutes FOR THE CROUTONS • 4 slices high-fiber whole-grain bread • 1 teaspoon extra-virgin olive oil • 1 large garlic clove, peeled and halved FOR THE SHRIMP • 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined • 3 tablespoons …

Marabeth’s Pizza and Pajama Party

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: my sister Marabeth knows how to throw a party! A few weeks ago, she and her girlfriends got together for a Pizza and Pajama Party — but because we’re talking about Marabeth, you know they took things to the next level. Rather than ordering delivery or popping some frozen pre-made pies …

Pomegranate Vanilla Skillet Cobbler

When I came across this recipe from Jessica Merchant of How Sweet It Is I practically fell out of my chair. Can we talk about this for a second?? Warm and fluffy cobbler with juicy berries and plump pomegranate seeds, topped with ice cream? Sign. Me. Up. The splashes of ruby red makes this pretty dish almost too good to …