Ground Turkey and Black Bean Burrito

Sometimes you just really want a bean and cheese burrito. The kind you ordered in middle school for $1.50 and smothered with hot sauce and sour cream. Now that I’m older, I look at food as fuel, not just something to stuff my face with (something I’ve mastered the art of doing). If you look at each individual…

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Daily Snack Attacks: Vol I

We’ve all been there. It’s 3pm on a Monday and guess what – you’re probably irritated with work or school, exhausted, and really hungry.  In fact – you’re hangry. I am a total emotional eater and CANNOT imagine a life without snacks. Growing up my mother’s idea of a good afternoon snack was caramel squares…

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Ground Turkey Asian Lettuce Wraps

Growing up with an Asian mother who had mad cooking skills was awesome – the not so awesome part was having white rice every single day.  Yes, it’s delicious, I know.  But it’s also terrible for anyone trying to maintain a low-carb diet. My mother cooked white rice with EVERYTHING everyday, so cutting it out of…

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