Category Archives: low cal

Tomato and Eggplant Bisque

We thought it would be fun to post a winter soup recipe rather than something for spring even though its April in honor of all those who are still experiencing winter temperatures. Here in Texas it is already consistently too … Continue reading

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Menu Planning Monday January 17th: Our top 10 tips for making any recipe healthier

We thought that now would be a great time to share with you some of the ways that we make recipes healthier. If you look over our menu plans each week it might seem like we make some rather decadent … Continue reading

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Menu Planning Monday January 3rd 2011: How to incorporate vegetarian meals into your menu

I’m sure that with it being the New Year that many menu planning Monday posts are going to be about cooking healthier meals, many of them will probably focus on adding vegetarian meals into your diet. If this is something … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Biscotti

Each year we make a large number of cookies and candies for Christmas. I make trays of cookies for Paul’s coworkers and individual tins of fudge for the families of the people on his team. I also send cookies to … Continue reading

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Sweet Potatos with Apples and Pecans

The first time I had this dish was the first Thanksgiving I spent with my future in laws. Up to that point I had only ever had them, in a shared dish, with either a crunchy sugary topping or with … Continue reading

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Simple Red Sauce

Technically there is nothing wrong with purchasing marinara sauce in a can or jar. I know that many people have a favorite brand and like the consistency of flavor and obviously they appreciate the convenience but it’s never really done … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Oatmeal

I have never really been a fan of instant oatmeal, I find it to be very fake tasting and if you get the flavorless kind it tends to be just that, flavorless. I do like the real stuff however, I … Continue reading

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