Savory, sweet & spicy this exotic comfort food will have your taste buds singing and your belly happy! With crispy basmati rice as a topper, it's the opposite of how most curry dishes are made, with soupy curry plopped on top of rice, making it soggy. I absolutely loved it upside-down !!! I've had this [...]
My favorite part about Thanksgiving? Leftovers! Using Gardein's Mandrin Crispy Chick'n, I was able to quickly re-purpose my leftovers into something fresh, flavorful & low in calories! A bowl of Grandmother's White Beans made a perfect side dish. As I sit here thinking about Spencer's Grandmother, and the delicious feast she so lovingly prepared when [...]
Spring Cleaning the Winter Leftovers: Tuscan Mashed Chickpeas w/ Garlicky Kale Salad & Gardein Patty
It's April. And time for Spring Cleaning !!! If you enjoy bold flavors, I have the perfect bowl of food to wake you up out of your winter slumber, and cleanse the system: Tuscan Mashed Chickpeas w/ Garlicky Kale Salad & Gardein Patty !! Normally at this time of year, as tourists depart our island, [...]
Joy to the Fishes in the Deep Blue Sea. A Smarter Lean Cuisine Entree using Garden Grown Protein instead of Salmon.
Last night, I decided to make over a tasty looking seafood entree being advertised by Lean Cuisine, and poke a little fun at them while I was at it. My boyfriend, Spencer, has been away on a ski trip, so I've been fending for myself over the past week or so. I started on a [...]
A Simple Thanksgiving Dinner for Two: Baked Apples stuffed w/ Pecan Currant Squash “Rice” & Gardein Turkey Cutlets
“The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.” ~ William James Good day friends! I hope this finds you enjoying a peaceful & relaxing Saturday. It sure is a beautiful one here on St. Thomas today ... So did you spend some time yesterday creating your Sanity Saver [...]