Oven Roasted Achiote Chicken

OVEN ROASTED ACHIOTE CHICKEN

  5 from 1 reviews OVEN ROASTED ACHIOTE CHICKEN   Author: Posh Journal Cook time:  30 mins Total time:  30 mins Save Print Ingredients 2 pounds of chicken legs 2 oz ground Annato seed or achiote paste 2 teaspoons of kosher salt 2 medium limes, juiced 2 tablespoons vinegar 1 tablespoon olive oil ½ teaspoon ground cumin 1 tablespoon chipotle adobo sauce 1 tablespoon honey 1 teaspoon dried oregano 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon ground black pepper ⅓ cup fresh…

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Chicken Taco Bowls with Homemade Taco Seasoning

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5 from 1 reviews Chicken Taco Bowls with Homemade Taco Seasoning   Author: Posh Journal Prep time:  30 mins Cook time:  10 mins Total time:  40 mins Save Print Ingredients 1 tablespoon chili powder ¼ teaspoon garlic powder ¼ teaspoon onion powder ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes ¼ teaspoon dried oregano ½ teaspoon paprika 1½ teaspoons ground cumin 1 teaspoon sea salt 1 teaspoon black pepper 1 pound boneless chicken breasts or thighs Cilantro springs, chopped Chopped Tomatoes Chopped lettuce…

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Skinny Summer Drink Cherry Tart Lemonade

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I created this post as part of a sponsored series with Socialstars and SPLENDA® Brand; all opinions are my own. #SweetSwaps #SplendaSweeties Summer has arrived and my cravings have begun for a daily, fruity refresher drink. I love adding fresh fruits and veggies into my summer drink recipes, or at the very least some plain ice water with a fresh squeeze of lemon or cucumber. These drink are always perfect for taking in some rays and fresh air, and something…

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Protein Smoothie

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This shop has been compensated by CollectiveBias, Inc. on behalf of its advertiser, ZonePerfect.  #SnackandRally #CollectiveBias With a high stress job that requires me to be on all the time, I have to do a little bit extra to break away and make sure that me and my family are on a healthy path.  Since I became a mom, I feel time has gone by too quickly and often leads me to become disorganized.  The hardest part to living a…

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Oven Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic Vinegar and Bacon

Oven Bacon Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic Vinegar

Oven Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic Vinegar and Bacon Looking for a fried Brussels sprouts recipe?  Try cooking Brussels sprouts in the oven as an alternative.  With just a few pinches of other ingredients here and there they taste outstanding and are extremely healthy.  If I’m craving some meat I sometimes like to try my Brussels Sprouts with bacon, a combination that didn’t make much sense to me until I tasted the two together: amazing!!  I’ve never looked back.  You can try pancetta with Brussels sprouts as another option, it gives a slightly different taste that…

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My #coffeeconfessions

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Today let’s share our #coffeeconfessions with each other Coffee is my go-to best buddy that helps me survive the day. I believe the way each I start my morning is one of the most important parts for achieving my daily goals and overall feeling. It’s all about getting off on the right foot and having the right frame of mind.  So many of us rely on hot coffee to kick start their mornings. An ideal start to my mornings is a…

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Thermos Overnight Coffee Challenge

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I love coffee as much as anything ;). It doesn’t matter how many hours I slept the night before,  I can’t start my day without a nice big cup. I often enjoy coffee all day, from my morning brew until a nice nightcap with dessert. I don’t drink it to keep me awake, rather to enjoy the relaxing and calming feeling that it brings. These past few days, my husband and I have been busy packing and moving our stuff in…

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Monterey: A Jewel of a City on the finest California Coastline

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Many thanks to See Monterey for sponsoring today’s story and encouraging me to experience all that Monterey County has to offer. Today’s post is sponsored by See Monterey, but my love for Monterey County is all my own! Planning for a summer getaway for your family?  Or maybe you are still looking for the perfect place to spend your big summer vacation? It is so important to treat ourselves and our family to vacations and experiences that truly are unforgettable.…

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The Latest Spring Fashion Trends : Accessorizing My Spring Style #Accessorize #WorkTheShirt

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This post is in partnership with Ontario Mills. All opinions are honest and my own. Denim is so versatile.  My husband can wear his denim pants while bumming around the house, then magically turn them into his going-out attire with a nice polo.  Well two can play that denim game, this comfortable chambray shirt from Loft’s signature fits my style and mood all day long, yet rocks the going out look with heals and fun jewelry. I wear one of my…

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Grilled Honey Glazed Chicken Recipe

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Grilling and searing are my two favorite ways to cook chicken. This Grilled Honey Glazed Chicken Recipe consists of simple ingredients that you can find right out of your pantry.  It’s affordable, easy to make and delicious. This recipe is quite similar to chicken teriyaki, but is less sweet and lighter in its all-around flavor. I prefer to use boneless chicken thighs for this recipe because chicken breasts are susceptible to drying out.  If you do prefer to use chicken…

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Shaving Tips for Sensitive Skin + DIY Orange Rose Body Scrub

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Today I am going to share some tips for glowing and soft skin + shaving tips for a special night out ( date, prom night, or any event where you want to look your best). For me I don’t really have any events coming up, but I am so excited for warm weather and of course to be able to wear shorts again :). (1) Homemade remedies for exfoliating skin on the face or body: I love the blend of…

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