Pesto Pasta Salad is a quick pasta dish that tastes like summer in a bowl. Add bite-sized mozzarella pearls and fresh tomatoes and this pasta can be served warm or chilled, as a side dish or as its own light meal.

Great for a weeknight, slow cooker chicken carnitas are perfect for a make-ahead lunch for tacos, burrito bowls, or to make taco salads.

Sesame Ginger Kale Salad is a bright, fresh salad with less than 400 calories is packed with protein, full of color and can be enjoyed year-round.

Assemble Thai Noodle Mason Jars with Peanut Dressing for an easy, healthy meal prep. Spend a few minutes putting them together and have Thai Noodle Bowls all week long!

Chicken Fajita Quinoa Bowls are the sort of lunch that I look forward to all morning. Spiced chicken, blackened peppers and smoky salsa are piled on top of a bed of kale and quinoa.

This Italian Pasta Salad is made with chickpeas and tender pasta in a tangy Italian vinaigrette. Served warm or at room temperature, this is an easy lunch, side dish, or potluck favorite. 

Black bean and corn salsa gives fresh color and flavor to tacos, nachos, or as a dip for tortilla chips. With fresh ingredients, this is a great recipe for summer but works just as well with frozen corn in the cooler months.

Instant Pot Garlic Herb Chicken Thighs are tender, juicy, flavorful, and super versatile. Prep a big batch ahead of time and use them for meal prep or to add to meals throughout the week.

A one-bowl chicken dinner that makes great make-ahead lunches, and is topped with fresh, colorful pineapple avocado salsa.

Sesame Noodle Salad features springy noodles in a creamy, savory, peanut sauce. These flavorful noodles are better than take-out and can be made ahead as meal prep.

Crunchy and bright, Asian Chopped Salad is packed with colorful vegetables and dressed with a delicious sweet sesame vinaigrette. Edamame gives this salad enough protein to make it a hearty vegetarian lunch or side salad for your next Asian-inspired meal.

Ground chicken burrito bowls cook fast and are a great alternative to takeout. Assemble the bowls to serve right away, use as meal prep, or set out toppings and let everyone build their own.

This creamy, spicy, packed with flavor pasta salad with a chipotle dressing is a fun twist on a classic. This is a great way to spice up the pasta salad routine...literally!

With zesty, bold spices and a dark, seared crust, Blackened Chicken is a flavorful protein to serve on its own or over salad, pasta, or rice.

Whether you see it called larb, laab, larb, or laap, Thai Minced Chicken Salad is a light salad that is found in Northeastern Thailand and Laos. It's loaded with fresh herbs, spices, and lime juice and served with sticky rice.

Fire up the grill (or just a skillet on your stove) for this savory grilled balsamic chicken salad with the natural sweetness of fresh berries, salty feta, and crunch from candied almonds.