Chicken Pesto Pita Pizzas

Thank you to Foster Farms for partnering with me to bring you this locally-grown recipe.

Chicken Pesto Pita Pizza Recipe

Sunday night is pizza night in our house – pizza and sushi night to be exact (weird I know – but so good). Occasionally the sushi gets dropped though if we’re too lazy to walk next door and pick it up (it happens).

The “usual” is a pineapple and chicken apple sausage creation on a whole wheat crust, which I happily eat every Sunday night.

This Sunday though, I decided to get a little fancy. We had friends in town and I knew my run of the mill mock Hawaiian wasn’t going to slice it.

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CALIA by Carrie at Golden Gate Bridge

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5 Fall Fitness Trends
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Whole Grain Peach N’ Chia Muffins

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5 “Superfoods” to Try This Fall

5 Superfoods to Try This Fall

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Healthy Spinach Artichoke Dip

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5 Time Management Tips
for Busy, Fit Babes

But first cardio

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