Healthy Morning Muffins

These are from Everyday Food magazine, one of my favorites if you haven’t noticed. Believe it or not, I made them even healthier than the original recipe. They are very tasty and go great...

Flatbread

I found this recipe on What Megan’s Making, a blog I love to read–approachable food and easy recipes. The author is married to a guy I went to high school with. These soft wraps...

Tip: Poaching and Freezing Chicken

Every so often I buy a bag of frozen boneless skinless chicken breasts, poach them, and then cut up the meat and freeze it for easy weekday meals. That’s the tip in a nutshell,...

Quinoa Pancakes

I’m a big breakfast person. Well, I am now that I am a stay at home mom. I usually have two eggs, toast, fruit, juice and coffee. I’ll probably switch to egg whites (or...

Mini Mocha Cheesecakes

THESE ARE LOW FAT! I know, hard to believe from the title of the post. This recipe is from Everyday Food magazine and they state that each cheesecake has only 2 grams of fat...

Tip: Freezing Bananas

Freezing Bananas Do you have bananas that are getting past their prime? Don’t feel like making banana bread? (I have a great banana bread recipe, I’ll have to post it soon) Slice up bananas...

Mango Bourbon Pulled Pork (Slow Cooker!)

This mango bourbon pulled pork has the perfect combination of sweet and spicy – and the bourbon gives it that WOW factor!  I think this was the first time I ever bought a mango....

Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut squash soup is one of my favorites. However, most recipes I come across are cream based. While this is very tasty, it is not so helpful in my quest to regain my figure....