Beef & Turkey Recipes

Turkey Taco Salad

This healthy, quick and easy turkey taco salad is loaded with the goodies – shredded cheese, tomatoes, cucumber, beans, corn, black olives, red pepper, fresh cilantro and crunchy corn chips.  I like to make this meal a lot, especially for meal prepping for the week ahead, but used to get stumped on the best healthy

Turkey Shepherds Pie

This turkey shepherds pie *with mashed cauliflower* is the answer to your prayers for comfort food that’s healthy.  Loaded with veggies, super easy to make and leftovers that taste even better the next day, you can’t beat this easy weeknight dish.

Turkey Taco Chili

This chili is perfect for meal prep or for a warm, comforting weeknight dinner idea.   With almost no prep work involved in making this chili, it is easily one of our staple meals in our house.  It freezes well, it’s packed with flavor, healthy proteins and fiber.

Spicy Korean Beef Bowl

There is definitely something to be said for a simple dish that requires no fussing and has a real punch of flavor.  For me, that dish is this one, a spicy Korean beef bowl. When I want comfort food in a hurry, and I want something spicy (because lets be honest most comfort foods are

Steak Fajita Quesadilla’s with Spicy Simmered Pinto Beans

A quick dinner idea that keeps you well under budget.  The spicy simmered pinto beans are a great side for these easy steak fajita quesadilla’s, loaded with flavor and great for lunch the next day.

Italian Turkey & Farro Stuffed Peppers

Such an easy, healthy and nutritious meal!  Simple seasonings mix with lean ground turkey and farro for your new favorite dinner – and all for under 350 calories!

Asian Style Steak with Grilled Sesame Asparagus

A sweet and spicy marinade for the beef pairs perfectly with grilled sesame asparagus for a complete and healthy meal.

Island Style Steak with Grilled Pineapple Salsa

A spicy island style rub for the beef is cooled down with a refreshing, flavorful and all around delicious grilled pineapple salsa.

Steak Street Taco’s

Authentic flavors and a quick and easy recipe that is way better than Taco Bell.

Spicy Turkey & Asparagus over Linguine

I had a craving for  “Sausage & Broccoli Rabe” that you typically see in Italian restaurants, but since I didn’t have sausage or broccoli…I had to improvise.  The result?  Perfection.  With way less fat and calories to boot.

Jalapeno Turkeyballs with Avocado-Cilantro Pesto over Coconut Rice

These are insanely delicious and bursting with flavor!  I honestly don’t think you fully understand what you’re getting yourself in to when you make this dish. Go dance around your kitchen after taking your first bite because you’re going to love this.

The Best Beef Marinade…Ever

A quick and downright delicious way to dress up beef.  Savory soy sauce simmered with sweet honey, fresh garlic and ground black pepper.  It tastes amazing on everything from beef to shrimp to chicken to roasted veggies!

Turkey & Sweet Potato Mexican Lasagna

Mexican lasagna lightened up with lean ground turkey, black beans and sweet potatoes.

Sweet Smokey Spicy Beef

Tender beef slow simmered in a light coconut milk-based marinade, served over rice – all done in under an hour.

30 Minute Spicy Beef & “Noodles”

“Take-out Fake-out”, with a twist.  Turn ordinary spaghetti squash into a spicy noodle dish with beef, fresh vegetables and a homemade stir-fry sauce.

Shredded Beef Carnitas Quesadillas

Made in the crockpot, simmered for hours, seasoned with spices, citrus and beer.  Hello, carnitas!  I think I’ve again been successful in convincing Ryan he should stick around a little while longer…