7pp, dinner, lunch, Recipes

easy chicken & noodle dumplings

easy chicken & noodle dumplings | my skinny sweet tooth

“Oh, hello chicken. Meet my very, dear friend, dumplings. You will be forever happy in my belly on those cool fall-ish days and chilling winter months.”

HA! I don’t really talk to my food, but in this case, I just had to cross my fingers and hope this would turn out well. Aaaaand it did. 🙂

I have found many, many recipes for these on Pinterest after my husband insisted we make some on Sunday. Secretly, I wanted something easy, healthy, but still had that classic “chicken & dumplings” flavor.

Personally, I was surprised by how easy and quick this came together; I’m talking maybe less than 45min! Yet, it tasted like it was simmering all day on the stove. Win, win! I guess whispering all those sweet nothings were worth it! 😉

We will definitely have this in our fall/winter rotation and you should, too! It’s too easy not to. 😉 Continue reading “easy chicken & noodle dumplings”

3pp, dinner, lunch, Recipes

chicken & black bean soup

chicken & black bean soup | my skinny sweet tooth

I love mexican food. The beans. The rice. All that is fattening and glorious. However, sometimes I’d like to enjoy those mexican flavors without unbuttoning my pants after dinner. (Don’t judge. We’ve all been there 😉 )

This soup recipe is easy and waistline-friendly. It also packs a ton of flavor and made in less than 5 minutes.  Muy buena!

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