Healthy Eating

Healthy Veggie Egg Muffins

This recipe from eat-yourself-skinny.com puts a new spin on eating eggs for breakfast. These high protein low carb grab n’ go breakfast muffins have all the ingredients you need to help start your day off on the right foot!

Calories  75   Protein  5.1 g   Serves  12

Ingredients:

  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • ½ yellow onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • ½ zucchini, shredded
  • 1 red bell pepper, chopped
  • 8 large eggs
  • 2 cups arugula, roughly chopped
  • ¼ cup shredded Parmesan cheese
  • Salt and pepper, to taste

 Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Coat a muffin tin with spray and set aside.
  2. In a large skillet on medium heat, drizzle olive oil and saute onion and garlic for about 4 minutes until tender and fragrant. Add in zucchini and red bell pepper, cooking an additional 2 minutes. Fill each muffin tin about ⅔ full with veggie mixture.
  3. In a large bowl, whisk together eggs, arugula, cheese and salt/pepper and fill each muffin tin evenly, being careful not to over-fill.
  4. Bake muffins for about 20 minutes, until they’ve risen and are slightly browned. Enjoy!

Nutrition Facts:

Yeilds 12 Muffins
Serves 12
Calories 75
Total Fat  4.9 g
Saturated Fat  1.5 g
Total Carbohydrate  2.5 g
Protein  5.1 g

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