huevos ranchero casserole

There’s no denying that casseroles totally rule the world. The simplicity and ease that goes into each one alone makes my life and your life better. Sometimes I stick to my trusty comfort casserole dishes that I’ve been making for years like this chile relleno casserole and southwest quiche. This huevos ranchero casserole is...

Pancetta and spinach pinwheels

For the past couple of months I’ve talked about my trip or “work conference” that would be taking place on a cruise. Most of you know by now from my plethora of beach photos on instagram that I’m on my trip. Yes, I’m enjoying 80-degree weather and sipping away on fruity drinks with the...

21 Healthy one Pot Meals

Most nights at home consist of a nice hot meal. However, there are others where I don’t want to cook, I don’t want to go to the store and I don’t want leftovers. In that case it’s a frozen pizza (shocker alert – yes I eat those) or a quick venture to a local...

Blood Orange Vinaigrette

Today marks day three on a big boat surrounded by enthusiastic people just wanting a little summer sun. Leaving twenty-degree weather behind for a sunny forecast was not hard to do by any means. Now it was hard this last week venturing into my local target with Uggs on to do some swimsuit shopping....

Apple Tuna Salad Cups

The beginning of a New Year means new resolutions. These resolutions could be more volunteer work, lifestyle changes, a better job, to save money or get fit with a better eating lifestyle. The most popular resolution is a better eating lifestyle with weight loss. Eating healthy or at least maintaining a good balance should...

Strawberry Banana Yogurt Smoothie

It’s officially 2015 and I’m posting a strawberry banana yogurt smoothie recipe in January.  Totally cliché but I’m not holding back and I’m going forward with this popular trend in the start of the New Year. Who’s with me on the smoothie cliché ?  If you’re not then just don’t tell me.  (Wink, wink)...

Leek, prosciutto and tomato tart

2015 is going to be the year of travel for A Zesty Bite. I’ve always had an insane amount of love for travel and I even lived in London for a brief time after college. Europe will always hold a special place in my heart. In one week I will be sitting by the...

Top 10 recipes for 2014

I seriously can’t believe we are about to enter the year 2015. So much has happened in the past year and I can’t wait to see what is in store for my family this next year. After quitting my full time job in 2013 after we moved it was nice to stay home with...