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Grilled Avocado with Shredded Chicken Recipe (Delicious & Healthy)

I love grilling and I love avocado, so this recipe came natural to me.  While grilled avocado on its own is tasty (with the proper seasoning), I wanted something a bit more substantial - something that could stand on its own as a meal. As I talked about in our 12 hacks for losing the baby weight, our diet primarily revolves around eating low carb foods and avoiding sugar.  This is another meal that fits perfectly with that goal. This recipe, as written here, probably works better as a side dish, but there's no reason you can't double the ingredients and make enough for it to be your main entree (if you're serving 3-4 people).

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12 Simple Hacks for How to Lose Baby Weight Fast as a New Parent

Let me start this post by first clarifying the title: there’s a reason it’s about losing baby weight “as a new parent” instead of just “as a mom.” Believe me, the baby weight doesn’t only apply to mom.   Sure, moms will naturally have more weight after carrying a child – that’s just biology. But what it doesn’t factor in …

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Peanut Chicken Stuffed Green Peppers [Recipe] – Delicious and Low Carb

Mmm…peanuts.  If there were a way to work it into every meal, I would. Fortunately, peanuts (in moderation) work with the low carb diet I’m on as I attempt to make money by losing weight. Stuffed green peppers are a classic dinner entree, and you really have a lot of options (as far as what you can stuff them with). …

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Refreshing Mango Avocado Chicken Lettuce Wraps (with Peanuts) Recipe

It’s time for another healthy recipe that probably tastes too good to be healthy.  But I promise, it is. We’re continuing along our journey of healthy recipes in an effort to lose weight AND get paid for it (which we wrote all about here). This delectable dish works well as either an appetizer or main course.  It’s sweet and savory, with …

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Copycat Chipotle Fajita Chicken Burrito Bowl [Recipe]

So, we’re kind of on a diet now.  And, as I mentioned in a previous post, we’re getting paid to lose weight. Our primary strategy is to eat low carb meals, so we’re on a mission to find low carb meals that taste good – and perhaps, come up with some of our own. It’s generally not a good idea …

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How to Make Money Losing Your Pregnancy Weight – WHAT??!

I’ve started getting more and more into the concept of “side hustles” lately.  Basically, these are ways to make money outside of your normal duties (whether you work a “normal” job or are a stay-at-home parent, which is of course a full time job in and of itself). One thing I’ve actually done before and fits perfectly with the goal …

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7 Incredible Date Night Meals to Make at Home

Date night is one of those special times that doesn’t seem to come often enough.  Some couples are really good about doing it on a regular basis, but for many, it’s a special occasion. As your kids get older, I think it becomes a lot easier to find time to get away.  If you have an infant or toddler (like …

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9 Amazing Slow Cooker Meals that will Blow Your Mind

I love slow cooker meals.  There’s something so comforting about setting it up and letting it run for however many hours while the smell fills your house (and I mean this in a good way). While they’re generally not good when you want to make something you can eat right now, they’re usually really easy to prep.  And you can let …

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12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Make with Cauliflower

I’ll admit, I’m a little late to the game when it comes to cauliflower. When we were growing up, cauliflower was basically like broccoli’s white cousin.  You either boiled it, steamed it, or baked it…maybe added a little seasoning…and that was it. Today, it seems like every other recipe includes some new and innovative way to use cauliflower.  It’s a …

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