Category Archives: Recipes

Restaurant Style Chicken Strips

Restaurant Style Chicken Strips Recipe These are delicious! Why pay restaurant prices for one serving when you could pay the same price for an entire meal? Ingredients 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts cut into strips 3 c. flour 3 eggs 1 t. salt 1 t. pepper 1/2 t. cayenne pepper 1 t. garlic powder 2…
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Heart Macarons for Valentines Day

Heart Macarons for Valentines Day After Heart Macarons gained all the fame in recent years, many ambitious home cooks try baking the perfect macaron. It is very tempting to create those pretty colorful macarons in home kitchen. Good news is... although macaron is not the easiest thing to bake in your kitchen, it is not…
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Strawberry Shortcake Cookies Recipe

Strawberry Shortcake Cookies Recipe Strawberry shortcake is one of my favorite Valentine's day dessert recipes. I thought it would be great to capture all that wonderful flavor in a cookie. The pastry-like cookie is topped with pink strawberry frosting. Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar Dash salt 2/3 cup cold butter 2 tablespoons…
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Pumpkin Cinnamon Pancakes

Pumpkin Cinnamon Pancakes Recipe Recipe for Pumpkin Cinnamon Pancakes – Fall is almost upon us so it is time to start thinking pumpkin. And what better way to start than with breakfast. Ingredients: 1 cup maple syrup chopped pecans cranberries Pancakes: 1 cup buttermilk pancake mix 2/3 cup cold water 1/3 cup canned pumpkin 1/2…
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Make Your Own Super-Healthy Salad Dressing

If you want to eat truly healthy, support your fat loss goals, protect your body from inflammation, and avoid some of the nasty additives in processed food, one thing you should eliminate is typical store-bought salad dressing. Here's why you should never buy pre-made salad dressings from the store again: Almost all store-bought salad dressings contain…
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Spiced Winter Fruit Compote Recipe

Spiced Winter Fruit Compote Spiced Winter Fruit Compote that is ideal to serve simply with Greek yogurt. This contemporary compote (which is naturally fat-free) includes seven dried and fresh fruits, from figs to oranges, simmered in a spiced sugar-brandy syrup. Spoon over cake, ice cream, or — for a low-fat finale to a meal — top with…
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Healthy Mango Strawberry Smoothie

Healthy Mango Strawberry Smoothie recipe Quick and easy mango strawberry smoothie. Healthy Mango Strawberry Smoothie is perfect for breakfast, dessert or just an afternoon snack. Prep time: 5 mins      Total time: 5 mins Ingredients: 2 ripe bananas 1 ripe mango 5 large strawberries handful blueberries 6 tablespoons almond milk Instructions: Place chopped mango, 1 banana…
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Chia Seed, Buckwheat & Quinoa Bread

Chia Seed, Buckwheat & Quinoa Bread Chia Seed, Buckwheat & Quinoa Bread - egg free, gluten free & dairy free.  It’s simple, not too expensive, and tastes great! The texture isn’t crumbly at all – the chia seeds and xanthan gum work really well to make it soft and pliable. The secret to getting the…
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Mixed Berries and Soy Milk Smoothie

Mixed Berries and Soy Milk Smoothie This breakfast helped me lose the last of my "baby weight" after my youngest child was born. I've kept drinking it because it's so healthy and tastes so good! Ingredients: 3/4 cup fat-free vanilla yogurt 1/2 cup frozen unsweetened mixed berries 1 cup low-fat soy milk 2 tablespoons wheat…
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Coconut Cream Pie Recipe

Coconut Cream Pie Recipe Coconut Cream Pie is a classic. This creamy, dreamy pie recipe will quickly become a family favorite! I start by preparing dessert first because it needs to chill. This recipe is a favorite since it takes only a few minutes to prepare. It's simple, yet it's so good. TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15…
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Roasted Beet Soup with Fennel and Orange

Roasted Beet Soup with Fennel and Orange This Roasted Beet Soup with Fennel and Orange recipe incorporates two other cool-weather companions, fennel and orange, which brighten the earthy flavor. If you eat dairy like yogurt, crème fraîche, or sour cream, you are welcome to garnish your beet soup with a dollop, or even go all…
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Winter Weight Loss Detox Soup Recipe

Winter Weight Loss Detox Soup Recipe You might be thinking that there's no way a bright green bowl pureed veggies can be filling and comforting enough for chilly weather, but this detox soup will prove you wrong. Clocking in well under 100 calories per serving, this warming, hefty soup is packed with flavor and detoxifying…
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Cinnamon Raisin Harvest Muffins Recipe

    Recipe for delicious Cinnamon Raisin Harvest Muffins  Healthy and hearty muffins are always in season.  I hope you give this easy muffin recipe a try sometime, I am sure you will enjoy it! Ingredients: 3 eggs 1 peeled, cored apple - shredded 1 cup of raisins 2 cups of almond flour 1/2 cup…
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Bamboo Steamers: How To Use & Care For Them

Bamboo steamers are inexpensive to buy and they can turn out a delicious meal in minutes. If veggies aren’t your thing, try steaming them and you might just find yourself converted. Not only are they delicious (while retaining more of their vitamins and nutrients when compared to boiled), you can also use them to prepare…
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Old Fashioned Custard Pie

Old Fashioned Custard Pie Recipe "This is the 1999 American Pie Council's National Pie Championship's first place winner in the Custard Pie Category." Ingredients: 1 unbaked pie shell (I use Marie Callendar's deep dish) 3 large eggs 1/2 cup of sugar 1/2 teaspoon of salt 1/2 teaspoon of nutmeg 2-2/3 cups of milk 1 teaspoon…
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How to Decorate Holiday Cookies Like a Pro

How To Decorate Snowflake Cookies Decorating Holiday Cookies always seems like a good idea, but they never quite turn out like the ones baked by the professionals. To avoid frosting fails and crumbled, misshapen cookies, follow this expert-approved advice—which spans dough to delivery. Make the Dough Ahead of Time Because dough needs to be fully…
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