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Janet Smith BeBlessed Health and Fitness

Janet Smith BeBlessed Health and Fitness

Wife, Step Parent, Doggie Momma, Shoe Lover, Foodie, Beer Drinker and Transformation Coach who loves her family, friends and Jesus. Life is about balance. Enjoy the ride while taking care of your health. My family and my health are my WHY. The reason why I care about fitness and nutrition. My journey to live a healthy lifestyle has changed my life and it's turned into a passion for helping others change their lives too. Transformation is possible. I believe in YOU!

Orange Chicken - 21 Day Fix Approved

Posted by Janet Smith on March 22 2016, 19:17pm

Categories: #recipe

Orange Chicken - 21 Day Fix Approved

Tried a new recipe tonight and it went over well. It's a healthy version of orange chicken. Kid and 21 Day Fix Approved!


  • 2 cloves garlic minced (or 1 tbsp garlic powder)
  • zest of a naval orange
  • 1/3 cup fresh orange juice ( about 3 naval oranges)
  • 1/2 cup low-sodium chicken broth
  • 3 Tbsp raw honey
  • 2 Tbsp liquid aminos
  • 1-1/2 Tbsp corn starch
  • 1 Tbsp rice wine vinegar
  • 1 tsp ground ginger
  • 1/4 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1/4 tsp each sea salt and fresh ground pepper
  • 3 large boneless, skinless chicken breasts cut into small cubes
  • 2 Tbsp coconut oil
  • 2 cups broccoli
  • 1 cup rice, couscous or quinoa (I used couscous because it's what I had on hand)


In a medium bowl, whisk together garlic, orange zest, orange juice, chicken broth, honey, liquid aminos, corn starch, vinegar, ginger. Set aside.

Use large zipper-closure bag, add flour, salt, and pepper and shake to combine. Add chicken to bag, seal, and shake until chicken is coated with flour mixture.

In a large skillet, melt coconut oil over medium-high heat. Add chicken and cook until golden brown and cooked through.

Spray skillet with olive oil cooking spray and return to medium-high. Add broccoli and saute until tender and cooked (you could steam if you don't like your broccoli crunchy).

Whisk orange sauce again and add to skillet with chicken. As soon as liquid starts to simmer, reduce heat to low. Simmer until thickened, stirring frequently.

Combine with broccoli and serve over the grain of your choice.

21 Day Fix Containers : 1 red, 1 green, 1 orange, 1 yellow

Interested in 21 Day Fix and want to try it or any other Beachbody workout program? Let me know. Challenge/Accountability groups starting April 4!

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