Easy Weeknight Chicken Pomodoro Zucchini Pasta + CourseHorse Giveaway

Chicken Pomdoro Zucchini Pasta Inspiralized.com

You’re probably asking yourself, “Why is she that excited about a bowl of zucchini noodles?”

Well, you’ll have to read this post and then watch the video to find out!

And for the record: zucchini noodles do bring a smile to my face, but not as hysterically as this picture depicts. Or at least, not yet!

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Parsnip Noodles with Lemon-Basil Cashew Cream Sauce and Garlic Shrimp

Parsnip Noodles with Lemon-Basil Cashew Cream Sauce and Garlic Shrimp

Every week, when I grocery shop — well, I grocery shop almost every day, but I do a big grocery shop at least once a week.

Anyway, on that “big shop,” I always pick up the “staple” proteins (eggs, quinoa, chicken, shrimp and salmon.)

I usually buy my shrimp frozen, unless I know I’m going to be making it that night or the next for dinner.

I have a point, I promise.

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Gluten-Free Chicken Parmesan with Rutabaga Noodles

Gluten Free Chicken Parmesan with Rutabaga Noodles

If you’re one of my readers who immediately scrolls to the bottom of the page to get the day’s recipe and nutritional information, you may be turned off by the calorie count on this recipe.

Don’t fret. Yes, rutabaga or “swede” or “swiss turnip” is a vegetable that is higher in calories and starch than many other vegetables that you typically see on this blog (zucchini, cucumbers, carrots, beet, etc.)

However, remember – we’re eating a vegetable, not processed pasta (which is even higher in calories, carbohydrates and has a higher glycemic index.)

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Pre-Order The Inspiralized Cookbook and Get a Bonus Pack

Inspiralized Cookbook - Pre Order Today!
Big news today.

In less than a month, the Inspiralized cookbook will be hitting shelves! Yes, on February 24, 2015, I will officially be a published author.

Pinch me. Just…. pinch me.

The Inspiralized Cookbook
A BIG thank you to those who have already pre-ordered the book! But now, I have an added bonus. If you pre-order the Inspiralized cookbook BEFORE February 24th, you will receive a FREE bonus pack that includes:

  • 4-week Inspiralized dinner plan with weekly shopping lists,
  • A sneak peek at FOUR of the recipes from the book, and
  • FOUR brand new exclusive recipes that you won’t find anywhere else:
    • Butternut Squash Fettuccine with Tomato Sauce, Ricotta and Pistachios
    • Fish Taco Bowl with Creamy Avocado-Cilantro Dressing
    • Cucumber and Smoked Salmon Bites with Lemon-Dill Greek Yogurt Sauce
    • Hawaiian Carrot Noodles with Pineapple and Sausage

Now that I have you all excited and hungry, all you have to do is pre-order the book from your retailer of choice (click the below buttons) and enter your proof of purchase into this form. If you already sent your proof of purchase the first time around, no need to do anything! You will receive the bonus pack automatically this week.

Inspiralized Cookbook - Pre-Order Now! Inspiralized.com

Inspiralized Cookbook - Pre-Order Now! Inspiralized.com

Inspiralized Cookbook - Pre-Order Now! Inspiralized.com

Thank you so much in advance. You’ve all helped me make my dreams come true and I can’t wait for you to hold this cookbook – it truly is the ultimate resource to spiralized cooking.

Meal Prepping For Your Spiralized Lunch

How to Meal Plan with Spiralized Vegetables Inspiralized.com

Whether you’re meal prepping today for a week of healthy lunches or you’re making dinner tonight and want leftovers for lunch tomorrow, this post is for you.

Which spiralized veggies save well? What’s the best way to store spiralized meals?

I’m answering all of these questions today and providing you a Pinterest board full of recipes that can be easily prepped in advance for a week of Inspiralized lunchin’!

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Easy Sesame Cucumber Noodles

Easy Sesame Cucumber Noodles

Why did I title this post “easy”? Well, because this spiralized version of the classic dish is well, easier to make.

We don’t have to wait for any water to boil and we don’t have to monitor the noodles as they cook. No mushy, overcooked noodles and no crunchy, undercooked noodles.

Just purely delicious noodles, ready in a pinch – and without the heavy carb and calorie count!

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