Posts Tagged ‘recipes’

January 2nd, 2013 - 7:04 pm § in Food

Cake Batter Rice Krispie Cupcakes

I made them and they were delicious. Going into NYE I had a small problem. My oven has not been working. Well, it is working it just shuts itself off constantly because the heat sensor isn’t working properly, and it makes baking and roasting and really anything done in the oven annoying. So I [...]

November 25th, 2012 - 7:59 pm § in Food

Cookies N Cream Popcorn

I have a ridiculous sweet tooth. And when my sweet tooth is really bad it is followed by a craving for something salty. That’s why I usually have yogurt with some sort of salty topping. Then I saw this gem of a recipe on Pinterest and thought “perfect.” Mostly because it was someth[...]

August 3rd, 2011 - 8:00 am § in Food

Slim & Scrumptious (and a Giveaway)

I love new recipes, especially quick and easy ones that are healthy. So much so, that my bridesmaids collected recipes from all my friends and family members to make this really sweet book for me. Anyway, I also got a bunch of new recipes when a member of Joy Bauer’s team contacted me and asked [&[...]

September 14th, 2010 - 6:50 pm § in Uncategorized

Tasty Tuesday 9/14

Who are you calling shrimp? Grilled Curried Shrimp with Mango Couscous Gingered Shrimp and Asparagus Caribbean Shrimp Salad Shrimp Salad Nicoise 2 tablespoons tarragon vinegar 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 2 teaspoons water 3 tablespoons finely chopped shallot 6 ounc[...]

September 7th, 2010 - 7:58 am § in Uncategorized

Tasty Tuesday 9/7

Stirring it up edition I love Stir Fry. I could probably make a different kind every night…. Stir Fried Tofu with Carrots and Red Peppers Shrimp and Broccoli Stir Fry Tofu, Mushrooms, Sugar Snap Peas and Green Onions Spicy Tofu and Cashew Stir Fry with Snow Peas and Red Pepper 1 tablespoon medium-[...]

August 31st, 2010 - 8:38 am § in Uncategorized

Tasty Tuesday 8/31

Last grilling day of the season edition It’s Labor Day Weekend, which means grilling season is almost over. So to make sure you get the most out of it, check out the non-red meat options to serve. Ratatouille Shrimp and Corn Salad (throw the shrimp and the corn on the grill to add extra mmmmm) [&h[...]

August 26th, 2010 - 4:29 pm § in obesity

Reinventing Your Food

Last week on Top Chef: DC the contestants were brought to the CIA and asked to disguise their dishes. While, I am still not sure how you could create a “cover” for French onion soup, it got me thinking. How can you reinvent your favorite foods so that they are healthier? So I took some […[...]

August 24th, 2010 - 8:30 am § in Uncategorized

Tasty Tuesday 8/24

Spicing up your lunch edition Egg-cellent Asparagus Salad Grilled Portobello Sandwich with Mozz and Red Pepper Fiesta Bowl Salad Combine 1/4 cup each canned black beans (rinsed and drained), chopped avocado, canned corn (drained), and chopped cherry tomatoes with the juice of 1/2 fresh lime and salt[...]

August 17th, 2010 - 8:46 am § in Uncategorized

Tasty Tuesday (8/17)

Trying to stay on a budget and keeping your meals healthy and exciting can be pretty difficult. So in an effort to help, here are three tasty recipes and one of my own. Baby Spinach and Raspberry Salad Smothered Tempeh Sandwich Orecchiette with Broccoli Rabe & Chickpeas Edamame Corn Salad (Makes[...]