Tag: low-carb

soup sundays: cauliflower leek soup

soup sundays: cauliflower leek soup

  I am now at the end of my pregnancy (I HOPE!!!!) so spending hours in the kitchen sounds less appealing to me.  I get tired so easily just standing these days that I don’t want to be slumped over my kitchen counters chopping and […]

meatless monday: enchilada stuffed spaghetti squash

meatless monday: enchilada stuffed spaghetti squash

  [dropcap]M[/dropcap]y husband recently started a new workout program and is strictly following the meal plan that goes with it.  Which is making it harder for me to put together meals.  The real challenge is when I want to cook vegetarian.  He is allowed lots […]

Sizzling Chicken Skillet

Sizzling Chicken Skillet

[dropcap]I[/dropcap] remember seeing a commercial for either Chili’s or Applebees before.  They had this cheesy chicken skillet that looked so good.  The base appeared to be mashed potatoes then they were topped with fajita veggies and chicken.  To finish the dish they topped it with […]

soup sundays: cheddar ale cauliflower soup

soup sundays: cheddar ale cauliflower soup

  In true Sunday fashion we were sitting around watching playoff football (Go Pack Go!) trying to figure out what soup to make for dinner.  Notice I don’t say “what to make for dinner” but “what SOUP to make”?  Because I make soup seriously every […]

carb fakeout: pesto spaghetti (squash) with roasted veggies

carb fakeout: pesto spaghetti (squash) with roasted veggies

[dropcap]L[/dropcap]ately low carb nights have become a common theme in our house.  Previously I have written before about how my husband followed a pretty strict carb cycling program that helped him drop 10 lbs.  Now it’s more of a lifestyle for him.  Typically we don’t eat many […]

summer grillin’ sunday: grilled chicken with the sides

summer grillin’ sunday: grilled chicken with the sides

[dropcap]S[/dropcap]undays at my house are typically “Soup Sundays”.  Even in the summer.  I can eat soup when it’s 100 degrees out and it doesn’t bother me.  I mainly make it because then I have a huge pot for leftovers for lunches for the week.  However, […]

italiano inspiration: eggplant

italiano inspiration: eggplant

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]am not sure if I have mentioned enough my LOVE for travel.  Especially international travel.  I don’t regret too many things in life really because I believe that whatever experiences you go through, good or bad, will teach you a lesson.  You will learn something […]