Category Archives: low fat

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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Pulled pork gyros

One way that I go about creating recipes is to combine a specific cooking method for a main ingredient and combine it with a completely different flavor profile. In this case I combined a pork shoulder and slow cooker with … Continue reading

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Overnight blueberry waffles

If you have ever made waffles and found them to be a bit flat and lacking in texture then you may want to try a yeast based waffle. I wasn’t sure that there would be a noticeable difference but decided … 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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Creamy pad Thai pasta

Pad Thai is one of those dishes that my husband and I find ourselves craving and subsequently ordering carryout rather than cooking what was planned for dinner. There was one restaurant in particular that we loved when we lived in … 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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