Meal Prep - another week and another set of Tupperware

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For those of you who follow me on Instagram (@missads1981) or on Facebook (facebook.com/jerseygirltalk) I posted my meal prep from this weekend and quite a few of you asked what I made and if I could write out what each of the items was on my list. Of course I love to share with you all so this post is just a quick run through on what I picked up at the grocery store and what I prepped for the next few days. As always the goal is to make staying on track easy so meal prepping helps me to stick t ...

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Foods and Snacks You Think Are Healthy But Really Aren’t

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We’ve all been there – time to start a new diet or eating routine and we’ve got all the best intentions. We did our research and talked to friends, even read some magazines and listened to various TV shows…but sometimes you just can’t trust the media and advertising you see. When big companies have big budgets they can make lots of things look “healthy” that are really terrible for you. What bothers me the most is that the people who are buyin ...

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Lump crab meat salad stuffed pepper recipe

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Summer Meals that can be made in less than 10 minutes

When it comes to the summer time I love all things that can be made and eaten cold. When it is really warm out, like it is now in New Jersey, I feel like I could live on salads so what I like to do is test out new ones and add a ton of fresh, raw ingredients. The other day I was browsing on Instagram and saw a lump crab meat salad put inside an avocado, and it got me all excited to go to the store to bu ...

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Healthy Grocery Shopping List at Trader Joe’s

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My Favorite Items When Grocery Shopping at Trader Joe’s

While some people don’t enjoy doing their weekly grocery shopping, I look forward to it for some strange reason. I guess a big reason is that I have found a grocery store that I can get 95% of my healthy groceries from at a very good price. I’ve become slightly obsessed with shopping for my weekly groceries at Trader Joe’s. I go every weekend, usually on Saturday morning, to ga ...

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Recipe: Lean Turkey and Beef Meatballs (high protein, low carb)

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Recipe: Lean Turkey and Beef Meatballs

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Sunday is always a great day to make a batch of meatballs, but if you are looking for a healthier version keep reading. It all starts with the meats you use, the ingredients and eliminating some items you really don’t need. These meatballs are great both hot or cold, so they make for quick snacks or an in between meal when you are pressed for time. To make these you wil ...

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Recipe: Atlantic Salmon and Vegetable Stir Fry

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If you love stir fry, but not all the loaded calories with the sauces, try this recipe out for size

Sometimes you are just in the mood for some stir fry, but the truth is so many of these dishes are loaded with sodium and calories simply because of the sauces used to make them. Whether its a terrayaki or a soy sauce they can add on the calories quick, that’s why I have opted for a healthier version and now I am hooked! Recently I blogged about a new product I purchas ...

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Bragg’s Liquid Aminos Soy Sauce Alternative - Recipes and Review

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Bragg’s Liquid Aminos Soy Sauce Alternative – Recipes and Review

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Recently I had been seeing a lot of meal preppers using Bragg’s Liquid Aminos All Purpose Seasonings in their meals. I had never tried it before but have seen it often and decided to finally take the plunge and purchase it. Bragg’s as a brand is usually found in the organic section of most grocery stores or easily ...

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Cornish Hens and Vegetable Recipe - Healthy Baking

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Cornish Hens – how to bake them in the oven with vegetables

Cornish hens are not something I have made often, but I did want to try to make something in my oven that would take a little longer and taste delicious. As a child my grandmother used to make stuffed cornish hens all the time, I enjoyed them, but personally I am not a big fan of eating meat off of the bone so for this recipe at the end I took all the white meat off the hens and put it back in the oven to co ...

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Healthy Grocery Store Shopping List - Print Out PDF Included

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Plan Your Next Grocery Store Trip With This Healthy Shopping List Guide

Planning ahead before going to your grocery store for your healthy food purchases helps to keep you on track and prevent you from adding anything impulsive into your cart your just don’t need. With so many people committing to eating healthier this year the below is a breakdown of the grocery shopping list that I use when I am going in for my weekly groceries. I have broken them ...

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Annie’s Naturals Organic Barbecue Chicken Breast Healthy Recipe

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Annie’s Naturals Oganic Barbecue Chicken Breast Healthy Recipe

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If you’re looking for a new twist on bbq chicken you may want to try out this recipe. If you are currently eating a high protein diet, you know that grilled chicken can get old real quick if you don’t change up using new flavors, seasonings, spices or recipes. I recommend trying out new ways to bake, grill or over roast chicken so ...

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