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  • Healthy Turkey Stir-Fry
    Healthy Turkey Stir-Fry is a delicious, easy and quick (25) minute recipe for a spicy, well-seasoned, Thai-Style meal. NOTE: (Chicken may  be substituted for the turkey, if desired, with no nutritional differences). Ingredients Include: Cooked turkey or chicken breast, honey, sesame oil, onions, garlic, bell peppers, green onions and brown rice. Spiced With: Curry powder […]
  • Roasted Chicken-Vegetables
    Roasted Chicken-Vegetables is an easy and quick (1) Hour recipe for a delicious oven-baked meal. Ingredients Imclude: Chicken thighs,red Potatoes, onions and spinach and is well-seasoned with salt, black pepper, garlic, rosemary and paprika. This is also a healthy, low calories, low fat, low sugars, low carbohydrates, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (9 SmartPoints), (9 PointsPlus) […]
  • Slow Cooker Chicken Sandwiches
    Slow Cooker Chicken Sandwiches is a delicious recipe for anytime of the year and includes an option to freeze and use at a later time. You will need a (3) Quart-Size slow cooker. Summary: Boneless, skinless chicken breasts are cooked in a flavorful, made-from-scratch sauce and placed in whole-wheat buns. Sauce Ingredients include: Onions, tomato […]

postheadericon Spicy Avocado Dip

Spicy Avocado Dip is a quick (26) minute recipe for a creamy, Tex-Mex style appetizer which uses pita chips for dipping. The only cooking will be for the pita chips. Ingredients Include: Avocado, pita bread, green peas, cilantro and lime juice. It is well-seasoned with cumin, chile powder, cayenne pepper and salt. This is also a healthy, low calories, low fat, low cholesterol, low sodium, low sugars, diabetic-friendly, heart-healthy and Weight Watchers (4 SmartPoints, (4 PointsPlus) recipe. Makes: (6) servings. Spicy Avocado Dip will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.

Prep Time: About 20 Minutes.
Cooking Time: 6 Minutes.

INGREDIENTS:

1-1/2 tsp ground cumin
1 tsp ancho chile powder
1/4 tsp kosher salt
1/8 tsp cayenne pepper
3 (6″) whole-grain pitas, split
Cooking spray
1 cup frozen green peas, thawed
3 Tbsp water
1 Tbsp lime juice
1 large ripe avocado, peeled, halved, pitted
2 Tbsp fresh cilantro leaves
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postheadericon Russian-Style Potato Salad

Russian-Style Potato Salad is an easy and delicious recipe which will work well for large gatherings and holidays such as Thanksgiving and/or Christmas dinners. It will go well with pork, beef and poultry. Total recipe time is only (1 Hour-10 Minutes). Ingredients Include: Potatoes, carrots, green peas, onions and boiled eggs. This is also a low calories, low fat, low sugars, low carbohydrates, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (5 PointsPlus), (6 SmartPoints) recipe. Makes: (8) servings. Russian-Style Potato Salad will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.

Prep Time: 25 Minutes.

Cooking Time: 15 Minutes.

Total Time: 1 Hour-10Minutes.

INGREDIENTS:

2 large potatoes, peeled and sliced lengthwise
3 carrots, peeled and sliced lengthwise
1 (15 ounce) can sweet peas, drained
3 dill pickles, chopped, or more to taste
1 onion, finely chopped
3 bologna slices, chopped (optional)
2 hard-boiled eggs, chopped
2 tablespoons mayonnaise
2 tablespoons sour cream
1/2 teaspoon salt
Ground black pepper (to taste)
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postheadericon Fried Brown Rice

Fried Brown Rice is a quick, (20) minute total time stir-fry recipe with only (5) minutes of cooking time. The rice is a packaged, pre-cooked rice, so you won’t have to wait long for this spicy, nutty and delicious dish. It is also well-seasoned. Ingredients include: Brown rice, onion, garlic, bell pepper, almonds, curry paste and lime juice. Cashews may also be substituted for the almonds if desired. This is also a healthy, low calories, low fat, low cholesterol (0mg), low sodium, low sugars, low carbohydrates, vegetarian, heart-healthy, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (5 SmartPoints), (5 PointsPlus) recipe. Makes: (4) servings. Fried Brown Rice will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.

Prep Time: 15 Minutes.
Cooking Time: About 5 Minutes.
Total Time: 20 Minutes.

INGREDIENTS:

1 Tbsp peanut oil
1/2 cup thinly sliced onion
1 tsp minced garlic
Red bell pepper, seeded,
pith removed, sliced (1-1/2) cups

1/4 cup sliced almond
1 (8.8 oz) pouch precooked brown rice,
(such as Uncle Ben’s)

1 Tbsp fresh-squeezed lime juice
2 tsp yellow curry paste
1/4 cup cilantro leaves
1/4 tsp salt
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postheadericon Slow Cooker Mexican Dip

Slow Cooker Mexican Dip is an easy recipe for a spicy-hot, bean dip appetizer which requires a (1-1/2 Quart) slow cooker. Total recipe time: 3-1/2 hours. This recipe is best suited for holidays, game-day crowds or any large gathering. Ingredients Include: Italian sausage, refried beans, onions, salsa, chiles and tortilla chips. This could be a great option for Christmas, Thanksgiving and Cinco de Mayo. It is also a healthy, low calories, low fat, low cholesterol, low sodium, low sugars, low carbohydrates, heart-healthy, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (2 SmartPoints), (2 PointsPlus) recipe. Makes: (24) servings. Slow Cooker Mexican Dip will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.

Prep Time: 15 Minutes.
Cooking Time: (3-1/4) Hours
Total Time: About 3-1/2 Hours.
Equipment needed: (1-1/2) Quart Slow Cooker.

INGREDIENTS:

(4 oz) uncooked turkey Italian sausage links,
casings removed

1/2 of a small onion, finely chopped
1 (15 oz) reduced-fat refried beans
3/4 cup shredded 2% Monterey Jack cheese
3/4 cup salsa
(1/2 of 4 oz) can diced green chiles, undrained
2 Tbsp shredded 2% Monterey Jack cheese, (optional)
1 (9 oz) bag scoop-shaped baked tortilla chips
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postheadericon Healthy Grilled Lamb

Healthy Grilled Lamb is an outdoor grilling recipe for a “Leg of Lamb” using a gas grill. and smoked with apple wood chips. NOTE: It requires at least (4) Hours of marination time and is well-seasoned with black pepper, salt, fresh mint and garlic. This would be a great option for a holiday gathering, such as Easter, Christmas and/or New Year’s Day. Marinade ingredients: lemon juice, garlic, anchovies and fresh mint leaves.  It contains 0 grams of carbohydrates and 0 grams sugars making it a very-healthy, low calories, low fat, low sodium, low sugars, low carbohydrates, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (4 SmartPoints), (5 pointsPlus. recipe. This will pair well served with green beans as an option. Healthy Grilled Lamb will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.

Prep Time: About 30 Minutes.
Marination Time: 4-24 Hours.
Cooking Time: 15 Minutes.

INGREDIENTS:

Non-Stick Cooking Spray
1 (3-pound) boneless leg of lamb, butterflied, trimmed
1 Tbsp kosher salt
2 tsp freshly ground black pepper
1/2 cup fresh lemon juice (about 3 lemons)
1 cup fresh mint leaves, torn, divided
6 Tbsp olive oil, divided
6 garlic cloves, minced
4 anchovies, chopped
1 cup applewood chips
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