October 18, 2021

Baked Caprese Chicken Breasts

Baked Caprese Chicken Breasts 8 Servings Ingredients 2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar 2 Tablespoons honey 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 Tablespoon olive oil 2 teaspoons Italian seasoning 1/4 teaspoon salt pinch of pepper 1.5 cups cherry tomatoes 3 large tomatoes, sliced 8 oz sliced mozzarella cheese Chopped basil for garnish Directions 1. Preheat […]
September 28, 2021

Indian Style Apricot Chicken

Indian Style Apricot Chicken 6 Servings Ingredients 2 pounds skinless, boneless chicken thighs1/4 tsp salt1/4 tsp black pepper1 Tbsp olive oil1 large onion, chopped2 cloves of garlic, minced2 Tbsp grated fresh ginger1/2 tsp ground cinnamon1/4 tsp ground allspice14.5 oz can diced tomatoes, undrained1 cup low sodium chicken broth8 oz dried apricots2 Tbsp chopped fresh parsley Directions 1. Coat […]
September 22, 2021

Crock Pot Beans with Rice

Crock Pot Beans with Rice 10 Servings Ingredients 3 cups dried small red beans8 cups of water3 garlic cloves, minced1 large onion, chopped8 cups fresh water3/4 cup low sodium, low sugar ketchup1 tsp saltpinch of black pepper2 tsp ground cumin1 Tbsp parsley2 Bay Leaves Directions 1. Soak beans overnight in 8 cups water. Drain.2. Place beans in Crock […]
September 5, 2021

Crock Pot Salsa Chicken

Crock Pot Salsa Chicken 8 Servings Ingredients 2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts2 cups salsa Serve with: any type of beans, cilantro, brown rice and/or nonfat sour cream Directions 1. Place chicken breasts in bottom of crock pot.2. Pour salsa over the chicken and stir to coat the chicken.3. Cook on low for 6-8 hours or on high […]
August 23, 2021

Veggie Galore Frittata

Veggie Galore Frittata 12 Servings Ingredients 12 asparagus spears cut into bite-sized pieces1 Onion, diced2 red peppers, diced2 medium zucchini, cut lengthwise into quarters and sliced8 oz mushrooms, sliced8 oz fresh spinach 2 cups broccoli florets18 cherry tomatoes1 Tbsp Olive oil 9 large eggs2 1/4 cups egg substitute1 cup nonfat milk1 1/2 Tbsp Traders Joes 21 Salute seasoning5 […]
August 17, 2021

Carrot Salad

Carrot Salad 8 Servings Ingredients4 carrots, shredded1 apple, peeled, cored and shredded1 Tbsp lemon juice2 Tbsp honey1/4 cup blanched slivered almondssalt and pepper to taste Directions Combine the carrots, apple, lemon juice, honey, almonds, and salt and pepper in a bowl. Toss well and refrigerate until cold. Nutrition: 1/8 of recipe / Calories 69 / Total Fat 2.5 […]
August 2, 2021

Egg in a Hole Quinoa

Egg in a Hole Quinoa 6 Servings Ingredients 1.5 Tbsp peanut oil, divided 6 scallions, thinly sliced, divided 1 Tbsp minced fresh garlic 1 Tbsp minced fresh ginger 3 cups fresh green beans, trimmed and cut into 1/2 inch pieces 1 yellow squash, diced 1 zucchini, diced 2 cups cold cooked quinoa 3 Tbsp oyster sauce 6 large […]
July 17, 2021

Low Fat Hummus

Low Fat Hummus 5 Servings (about 1/4 cup/serving) Ingredients 1 (15-ounce) can chickpeas, rinsed and drained (save some of the liquid)2 cloves garlic, chopped2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice1 tsp Bragg Liquid Aminos or low-sodium tamari2 Tbsp vegetable broth or water Directions 1. Heat chickpeas in a little of the liquid from the can in the microwave for about 2 minutes.2. Blend all ingredients using a […]
July 13, 2021

Barley Pilaf

Barley Pilaf 6 Servings Ingredients 1 tablespoons olive oil1 small onion (finely chopped)6 garlic cloves (minced)1 cup pearled barley**2 1/2 cups chicken or vegetable broth1/2 teaspoon kosher salt1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper2 tsp Trader Joe’s 21 Seasoning Salute1 teaspoon lemon zest **Hulled barley (which has only had the indigestible outer husk removed) can also be used for […]