Soup is one of my favorite things about fall - there's nothing better than a warm cup of soup on a chilly night! Plus, soups are great for meal prep as you can make a big pot of soup that can serve as several meals. As much as I cook, I'm not a huge fan [...]
Cauliflower Power Cauliflower has recently gained popularity for its versatility, but it is also one of the most powerful superfoods on earth. Not only is it low cal, low carb, full of nutrients, including phytonutrients, vitamins, and minerals – providing an array of health benefits! Cauliflower is powerful in fighting several diseases including cancer, heart [...]
Craving pasta? Good ole Alfredo? This is a great option to keep it low cal and tasty! I served this over diced chicken with broccoli and snap peas. Keep it really low cal with zucchini noodles, or high protein with chick pea pasta ;) All nutrient dense and delish! And... of course you can spice [...]
Set aside your Starbucks pumpkin spice latte and bakery-bought pumpkin loaf. It’s time to get your squash on, because many of the “decorative gourds” that have lined your mantle are actually edible. As the fall and winter seasons unfold, farmer’s markets and grocery stores stock up on winter’s favorite vegetables: gourds. You might be thinking... what [...]
Fall is here...even though it’s currently 91 degrees in Chicago… it is officially football season! Some people, enjoy camping or day trips to go apple picking but for many, it means one thing: football. And whether your team wins or loses, the den parties with your buddies, sports bars with their drink specials, and parking [...]
These are Ah-MA-Zing! Inspired by a clients recipe, these are super simple, tasty and pack a nice sweet and tangy flavor! Turn up the heat by serving with Sriracha! [amd-yrecipe-recipe:55] This is the orange marmalade I used, you can also find Orange glaze with ginger. I found that at Meijer and it worked really well, [...]
Take out = sodium, msg, carbs, carbs, carbs.... meaning you will feel like ca-ca. But, we all need a little Asian cuisine now and then so give this recipe a try! I recommend using these Coconut Aminos or GF soy sauce if you can't find them at your local store. [amd-yrecipe-recipe:53] Enjoy!
My good friend came over a couple months ago and we both made a Mexican style soup, mine was red and hers was white. They were both delish! But I loved the 'cream' base and I've been thinking about creating a recipe that would be similar, yet dairy-free and finally got settled into our home so [...]