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...

Strawberry granola yogurt parfait

+-*I hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas. It was nice to take some time off to spend with family for my FAVORITE holiday. One week away from the kitchen and from social media, I can say that I haven’t done that in forever and it was much needed. This past weekend I was...

Raspberry Vanilla Bean Cupcakes

+-*What do you do to relax? Is it getting a pedicure, massage, shopping trip, hot bath, taking a nap, reading a book or pouring a big glass of wine? I would have to agree with all of the above, but my most favorite relaxing thing is to bake. There’s just something about flour, sugar,...