Portabella Pizza Bites

PrintPortabella Pizza Bites Portabella Pizza BitesIngredients6 mini Portabella mushrooms (or 2 large Portabella mushroom caps) 1/2 cup marinara sauce (if all you have is a tomato, you can try my Xed Pizza Sauce) 1/2 oz. turkey pepperoni (approx. 6 slices) 2 oz. black olives 3 oz. low-fat Mozzarella cheese 1 egg white DirectionsPreheat oven to … Read more

Orange Chicken Vegetable Stir-Fry

PrintOrange Chicken Vegetable Stir-Fry Orange Chicken Vegetable Stir-FryIngredientsSauce: 1/2 cup orange juice 2 tablespoons soy sauce 2 tablespoons rice vinegar 1 tablespoon oyster sauce 1 tablespoon orange zest 2 large cloves garlic 1 teaspoon minced ginger optional sweetener like sugar, honey, agave, etc. Stir-fry: 1 pound chicken tender cut into cubes salt and pepper 3 … Read more

Pumpkin Cinnamon Applesauce

PrintPumpkin Cinnamon Applesauce Pumpkin Cinnamon ApplesauceIngredients2 1/2 pounds apples, cored and chopped 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon juice of 1 lemon 3/4 cup water 1/2 cup pumpkin puree 1 teaspoon vanillaDirectionsIn a heavy bottomed pot over medium high heat, combine apples, cinnamon, lemon juice, and water. The liquid will not cover the apples. Bring to a … Read more

Fruitcake Drop Cookies

PrintFruitcake Drop Cookies Fruitcake Drop CookiesIngredients3/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 2 eggs 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon lemon juice 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 cup candied red cherries 1/2 cup candied green cherries 1 cup dried pineapple pieces 2 cups … Read more

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake

PrintChocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough CheesecakeIngredientsCrust: 4 tablespoons butter, melted 2 1/2 cups chocolate cookie crumbs (I like to use chocolate Teddy Grahams but you could use any chocolate wafer cookie or even Oreos) Filling: 4 (8-ounce) blocks cream cheese, softened to room temperature 1 cup sugar 4 large eggs 1 … Read more

Southern Chicken and Corn Chowder

PrintSouthern Chicken and Corn Chowder Southern Chicken and Corn Chowder Ingredients1 tablespoon olive oil 1 onion 2 carrots 3 celery stalks 3 garlic cloves, minced 1 jalapeno pepper 3-4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 3 pieces cooked bacon 2 cups milk 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 2 20-ounce packages frozen creamed corn, thawed 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme … Read more

Nacho Potato Skins

PrintNacho Potato Skins Nacho Potato SkinsIngredients 6 medium potatoes, such as russet (2 pounds) 1/4 Cooking oil, shortening, butter, or margarine 1/4 cup butter or margarine, melted 1/4 teaspoon seasoned salt Ground red pepper 4 ounces co-jack cheese, cheddar cheese, or Monterey Jack cheese with peppers, shredded (1 cup) Toppers, such as dairy sour cream, … Read more