• Skinny Spinach Jalapeno Dip
  • Healthy Breakfast Sandwich with Homemade Turkey Chorizo
  • Smoked Gruyere and Thyme Popovers
  • The Bestest Best Queso of Them All (no Velveeta, no Cream of Anything)
  • The Third Buoy (Lessons from my first Half Ironman)
Skinny Spinach Jalapeno Dip

Skinny Spinach Jalapeno Dip

Here is the traditional dip favorite, lightened up with Chobani yogurt and kicked up with jalapeno. With this flavor combination, which has a little zip but is not spicy (trust!), you will never go back to plain spinach dip again. Seriously. So, I had a bad day. Started with a mega-argument with my almost teenage daughter,… 

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Healthy Breakfast Sandwich with Homemade Turkey Chorizo

Healthy Breakfast Sandwich with Homemade Turkey Chorizo

Healthy protein and fats highlight this satisfying breakfast sandwich with flavor-packed, homemade chorizo sausage! I am a creature of habit, especially when it comes to what I eat during the week. I keep things predictable and repetitive. And I’ve shared what a typical food day for me looks like, because just keeping it real folks …and… 

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Smoked Gruyere and Thyme Popovers

Smoked Gruyere and Thyme Popovers

These perfectly puffed popovers with smokey cheese and herby thyme are simply the best ever! Popovers. I love popovers. Like, love love. Really love. Like, every time I make a batch I eat them all kinda love. Like my traditional popovers here, and my poblano and pepperjack popovers here. …Well, these pillowy-flaky, smokey-savory, herby popovers are… 

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The Bestest Best Queso of Them All

The Bestest Best Queso of Them All (no Velveeta, no Cream of Anything)

Three cheeses …and none of them are Velveeta. This stuff is good. Ay mios dios soooo good. Yes I say that about a lot of the recipes I send out into the world, but this dip is simply da best. Totally worthy of celebrating any success …or just for sitting around dipping stuff and enjoying…. 

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The Third Buoy (Lessons from my first Half Ironman)

The Third Buoy (Lessons from my first Half Ironman)

It is done. The first big one. …well, I guess with my knees, they’ve all been big. But this was the first big big one. 70.3 miles. 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, and a 13.1 half marathon run. Done in 6 hours, 5 minutes. …I. Feel. Incredible. So, I wanted to do a little… 

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Sweet Balsamic Salmon Kabobs

Sweet Balsamic Salmon Kabobs

Mushrooms, asparagus, and succulent salmon, covered in a sweet balsamic honey glaze and grilled up to perfection. And bonus, this healthy dinner cooks up super fast! I have the strength for all things in Christ Who empowers me. Philippians 4:13. My favorite. I have this engraved, posted, and stamped all over my life. Even on… 

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Cheesy Bacon Jalapeno Popper Pull-Apart Bread

Cheesy Bacon Jalapeno Popper Pull-Apart Bread

Cheese. Bacon. Jalapenos. Let’s usher in 2015 with a bang! …and a stuffed cheesy party bread. Just my way of saying Happy New Year! I have given you pull-apart bread before (see Cheesy Stuffed Garlic Bread), so this recipe is a little modification. Because I love jalapenos. …and bacon. No other reason really. I just… 

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Erica's Recipes Best Recipes of 2014! All the best spurgy and healthy recipes that rocked EricasRecipes.com this year!

Best Recipes of 2014

Whhhoa there. Are we really about to say goodbye to 2014? …Gah, my father was right. Time really does go by faster as you get older… Soooo, what are your plans for the New Year? I would honestly love to hear all about it! ..and I mean, both – the big night New Year’s Eve… 

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Healthy Frittata with Smoked Salmon, Baby Kale, and Sweet Potato

Healthy Frittata with Smoked Salmon, Baby Kale, and Sweet Potato

Smokey salmon and cheese paired with sweet baby kale and potato make this healthy, delicious frittata truly special. What, right before Christmas I’m posting something super healthy? Yep, I am going to get you thinking ahead to after the par-tay …but also because this is what I am eating right now. And I am going to keep on… 

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Chicken Suiza Pasta Bake

Chicken Suiza Pasta Bake

“Suiza”, or Swiss, enchiladas are so named because of their copious amounts of dairy. In this indulgent pasta dish, I used copious amounts of dairy. Creamy, easy comfort food that will warm your soul …and this recipe makes enough to serve the crowd. So, Feliz Navidad to you and yours! This is the first recipe I… 

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