Prepping ahead can be a key tool to help you stick to your healthy lifestyle no matter how busy life get. Today I want to share some of my F A V O R I T E quick and easy A Healthy Passion meals perfect for those busy weeknights, lunches or those days when you just don’t want to cook! Each of them can either be easily reheated or served cold or at room temp!
Chicken with Marinated Lentils AHP233
We combine lemony, pan-roasted chicken with delicious marinated lentils for a light but flavor-filled weeknight warmer. And if you’re not a fan of fiber-rich, nutrient-dense lentils, then this is the recipe that will make you fall in love! Continue reading “My Go-To Prep Ahead Meals”
As the recipe developer for A Healthy Passion (or “head kitchen destroyer” as my team calls me these days), I spend a lot of time in the kitchen. Sometimes I almost feel like I live in there!
But as a happy by-product of spending so much time in the AHP lab, I always have a formidable array of recipe testing leftovers in Tupperware, meaning most of what I eat from day to day is AHP meals. And let me tell you, that makes my non-kitchen life so much easier!
However, I’m regularly asked what I cook when I’m not eating AHP leftovers and what items I keep in my pantry to do so. And with this in mind, I thought I would dive right in to what’s in my pantry.
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Quinoa is one of our favorite high protein carbs to snack on + use in our meals for TRIM and it’s freaking delicious… so I figured it might be helpful to teach you how to make it perfectly fluffy!
Rice Cooker – I have a couple of 6-cup rice cookers and couldn’t live without them. I cook every single grain in mine for no-fuss results every time. Plus, they keep your grains warm after cooking until you’re ready to use!
Measuring Cups – Exact measurement is key when cooking grains so I use both a wet and a dry measuring cup to be as precise as possible!
My Thought Process:
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