OREO MAGIC BARS

Oreo Magic Bars – Seven simple layers of Oreo chocolate bliss starting with an Oreo crust, three different types of chocolate chips, coconut and nuts. This is the EASIEST dessert, and always a party favorite. I have been super conscious about what I’m eating lately, but when the weekend comes (especially Sunday nights) I’m usually […]

Mini Meatloaf Pepper Rings

INGREDIENTS : 4 large bell peppers (red, yellow, or orange) 2 lbs. lean ground beef 1½ tsp creole seasoning ¼ cup Italian bread crumbs 1 egg ¼ cup shredded Parmesan A pinch crushed red pepper flakes 3 cloves garlic, finely chopped 1 tbsp olive oil 1 tbsp fresh chopped parsley 1 cup shredded Italian cheese […]

EASY 30-MINUTE HOMEMADE WHITE CHICKEN CHILI

Chili is the ultimate fall and winter comfort food. Who can say no to a bowl of warm, thick chili that’s loaded with tender chicken and hearty cannellini beans. It’s some of the best chili I’ve ever had and will be on rotation all winter. It’s robustly flavored from sweet Vidalia onions, jalapeno peppers, and […]

SKINNY CHICKEN AND AVOCADO CAESAR SALAD

My favourite salad of all time. Caesar Salad. But, my least favourite at the same time…because hello fat grams I’ll wish I didn’t have after I had it. But now, I can. I can enjoy my favourite salad of all time, with a dressing that’s less than half the fat — and then add in […]

Tomato Spinach Chicken Spaghetti

Tomato Basil & Spinach Chicken Spaghetti – healthy, light, Mediterranean style dinner, packed with vegetables, protein and good oils. Delicious comfort food! 30 minutes from start to finish! What makes this pasta very special is that in addition to fresh tomatoes, basil, garlic, and spinach, I also used sun-dried tomatoes and red pepper flakes to […]

NO FRY FRIED ICE CREAM

If you enjoy fried ice cream but not so crazy about the mess, you will love this No Fry Fried Ice Cream. A super simple and tasty dessert idea that your family will love. Years ago when the hubby and I first started dating (OMG that was 21 years ago), we would dine at Chi-Chi’s […]

AVOCADO AND SUN-DRIED TOMATO PESTO PASTA

Recently I have been trying to reintroduce Avocado into my repertoire. If you remember, a couple of months ago I said I had overdosed on the stuff and the very sight of the green scrotum resembling fruit made me sick. Okay, I actually just made myself vomit a little in my mouth with that previous […]