Brown Sugar Cinnamon Mashed Sweet Potatoes (2 Ways)

I love switching up my starches with sweet potatoes! They are a great source of complex carbohydrates as well as vitamin A (how they get their color). Pair these with a protein and veggie for a balanced meal. Fueling notes: This recipe makes ~8 servings Per serving, this recipe packs 40 g of carbs, 3Continue reading “Brown Sugar Cinnamon Mashed Sweet Potatoes (2 Ways)”

20-Minute Broccoli Cheddar Potato Soup

I am all about quick and delicious dinners right now! For this soup you can use raw potatoes or leftover ones (baked or mashed). Fueling notes This is a better source of protein than it is carbs so keep that in mind as you’re planning your meals! Per serving, this recipe has 27 g ofContinue reading “20-Minute Broccoli Cheddar Potato Soup”

Easy Sausage, Potato & Carrot Bake

One pan meals are the best! You just throw everything in the Pyrex, stick it in the oven and then forget about it until it’s ready. And there’s only one pan to wash! Recipe notes: This makes about four servings You can use pork sausage, chicken sausage (lower in saturated fat), kielbasa, or a plant-basedContinue reading “Easy Sausage, Potato & Carrot Bake”

Microwave Baked Potatoes

When I’m planning or preparing a meal, I’ve got three things to think about: protein + carb + veggie. That’s basically how I approach lunch and dinner and I mix and match lots of different options! Potatoes are an awesome versatile starch. You have probably heard someone say that they are a vegetable but fromContinue reading “Microwave Baked Potatoes”

20-Minute Skillet Home Fries

I love breakfast potatoes, but whenever I’ve made them it’s been quite a time-consuming process. I’d boil the potatoes to soften them slightly then finish them off in the oven. But all in all it could take a couple of hours and they still wouldn’t turn out that great. And then I discovered skillet potatoes.Continue reading “20-Minute Skillet Home Fries”

Savory Potato Pancakes

Got leftover mashed potatoes? We certainly did after Easter dinner and these pancakes were an easy way to repurpose them (as well as some leftover ham we had too). You can do just about anything when it comes to what you put inside these potato pancakes but ham (or sausage) and cheese is killer combo.Continue reading “Savory Potato Pancakes”