I've never posted about food before but I'm thinking maybe I should start. If there is one thing I love in this world, it's food. Maybe a little too much. I love it so much that if I had enough money and knew I would be successful business owner, I would drop out of the sciences and open up my own bakery. The muffin, scone, bagel, cupcake type of bakery. But alas, the economy is horrible and I am in no position to start a business nor am I a good enough cook to achieve excellent success.But I do love to ... read more »
My husband and I are trying to eat healthy but we still want delicious food. So, although I've never done it before, I've decided to try to take some favorites and make them low calorie/low fat.
I was craving a meatball sandwich and figured that I could make it healthier without sacrificing taste. These turned out lovely and are around 400 calories per sandwich (including all optional ingredients listed). They were so filling that even my husband could only eat one.
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The Healing Waters: Super Bowl Party: 3 Healthy Chips, 5 Healthy Dips: From Denny: These unusual chips and dips are packed with flavor and spice sensations, both familiar and exotic that will make... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] read more »
This dish is typically a late spring / summer dish. I know its a cardinal sin by posting it now, on the verge of winter, however its too good not to share, and if you can get the ingredients, its a cheeky little uplifting number that wont impact the waistline.if you're a fan of lemon chicken dishes and are curbing the calories / carbs then by all means give this a try. It has a lovely balance of protein versus fibre, and also features the wonderful chicory and asparagus. Vitamin power!As a salad feel fre... read more »
All you need to sprout your own beans and seeds are food grade seeds or beans, a glass jar scrupulously clean, a loosely woven cotton cloth and a source of water. How much easier could it get. You can get special bean sprouting devices or even jars with special plastic lids if you feel you need special equipment. read more »
If you are interested in reading about the esteem in which I hold pizza as a go to food, read my simple version comments. I wont go over it again, but suffice to say when it comes to pizza I am definitely a fan. Kids usually are too, however the ones in our family could [...]
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XO sauce is a sauce that you will have to go to an Asian grocer for, but it is clearly marked, so you should have no problem. If you cannot find it you can omit it all together or substitute another type of chili sauce, but start with a little and check for temperature. I [...]
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If you’re looking for a dessert for a dinner that is visually stunning, this is the one for you. It also has the added advantage that all the elements can be prepared in advance, so although it looks like you have slaved for days, it is actually relatively simple to prepare. The final thing to [...]
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You cant beat a meatball recipe with 3 grams of fat. This is also quite a versatile recipe and can just as easily be spaghetti bolognaise. All you need to do is cook the onion until transparent, add the meats and brown. Obviously you would not include the egg. You can also use different pastas, [...]
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