Cheese and Chicken Lentil Pasta Dish

This meal is somewhat of a play on Chefboyardee. I never actually had those canned meals growing up, but the cheesy meaty pasta dish was similar to what a beefaroni dish looks like. I would hope this tastes WAY better and it is of course much healthier. I have been playing around with the lentil…

Winter Chili Recipe

I have probably made 15 different variations of chili, but whenever it comes out especially tasty I have to share the recipe. Ingredients: 1 small can of diced tomatoes 1 large can crushed tomatoes 1 lb. Organic Ground Turkey 2 cups frozen spinach 2 cups frozen mushrooms 1 cup frozen corn 1 can black beans…

Crispy Parsnip Bites

If you are looking for a healthy side dish or snack, you must try this parsnip recipe. Did you know that Parsnips were heart healthy? It is almost Valentine’s Day so why not surprise your loved one with this delicious side dish? I am sure they will love it more than chocolate! … well maybe…

Thanksgiving Day Eating Tips

Happy Thanksgiving! This is the holiday where families and friends come together to share a meal and express what they are thankful for. The traditional Thanksgiving meal has been slightly enhanced over the years and at least in my experience there is always way too much food and aside from the Turkey there is a…

The Healing Powers of Reishi Mushrooms

After learning about our dog’s cancer earlier this month, my husband and I began doing tons of research on cancer fighting foods. We completely changed Desmond’s diet and at the same time made some changes in our own diets. On top of eating clean and organic foods we started looking into supplements. Did you know…

Healthy Cinco De Mayo Snacks

It is Cinco De Mayo and that means everyone is getting sloshed on margs and chowin down on tacos and burritos. Well, here at Good Craving I try to find ways to still enjoy such holidays but stay healthy! Here is a quick Cinco De Mayo themed recipe for you all to enjoy 🙂 Joseph’s…

Shredded Brussel Sprout Salad

Happy Easter to all who celebrate! In an attempt to eat clean (then I saw the Ricotta pie..) I made a salad to bring over to my family’s Easter Lunch. I had something similar to this a few weeks ago at a restaurant and tried to re-create it. This is close to what I had…

Fresh PB & Coconut Almond Meal Cookies

I made homemade almond milk tonight and it tasted SO good! When all was said and done I had a big bag of almond meal leftover from my blended almonds. I decided to throw in the mixer with some fixins and make a quick batch of cookies. If you ever find yourself in that situation,…

Strawberry Banana Icy Almond Shake

If you love dessert like I LOVE dessert, then you must try this recipe. You can make this as a shake or if you want to feel like your eating icecream add more ice and have a chunkier consistency so you can eat it with a spoon. Ingredients 1 cup whole frozen strawberries 1 ripe…

Sweet Potato & Plantain Nacho Explosion

Growing up I loved when my Dad would make nachos. He called it the”explosion at the taco factory”. It was made layer by layer with cheese, veggies, meat, and of course nacho chips.  Here is my healthier spin on what I grew up with… Ingredients: 2 Plantains 1 medium Sweet Potato 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese…