Corn Tortillas- Fun Experiment

So yes, you can buy corn tortillas for cheap at the store, but sometimes its just FUN to do it yourself. And I always look at it as a challenge. If I can make something myself, from scratch, and have it turn out as good as store bought, that’s a win in my book! The

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Quick Dinner Idea- Spatchcock A Chicken

Full honesty time….I was actually quite nervous to do this. Its not that I thought I couldn’t, but rather, I just didn’t quite know how it would turn out. What if I ruined the chicken we were going to have for dinner? What if I didn’t cook it properly? But all my concerns evaporated once

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#GOALS

I know one of the big keys to weight loss, other than counting every SINGLE calorie, is knowing where you start and knowing where you are going. I know what my starting point is. Boy….I REALLY know where I am coming from. I am starting from the heaviest weight of my life. I am starting

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Hawaiian Pork Tenderloin

Many of my recipes come out of simply trying to do something new with ingredients that I have prepared one hundred times the exact same way. Pork tenderloin is one of those things; they are cheap, and cook quickly, but I just was craving something different. This is definitely different. Slice pork tenderloin into medallions;

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Just call me “The One Kidney Wonder…”

There is nothing quite like seeing your guts on a computer monitor. Scrolling through the images in sequence it almost looks as if the various organs are dancing to music, and then come to a sudden stop when the doctor spots the yellow arrow he’s been looking for. The impromptu dance party is over, and

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Lightened Up Broccoli Cheese Soup

When I am looking for inspiration, I turn to a few sites online for recipes. Why reinvent the wheel if someone has figured out and done the leg work for the recipe I was thinking of? I found this recipe on AllRecipes.com for Broccoli Cheese Soup, and I thought this would be the perfect recipe

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Turkey Taco Wraps

Admittedly, this is one of those “I have randomness in my kitchen, and I would like to use it up all at once” ideas. I had just viewed a Taco Bell commercial on TV for their crunchwrap, and inspiration struck. I don’t really know what is in a crunchwrap, nor do I care, but I do

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Healthier Choices- Part 3

Well, here we are, fresh into a new year. Just about everyone I know, including myself, its focusing on healthier choices. But it just seems so unbelievably daunting, doesn’t it? If you are anything like me, you want to clean out the kitchen of all the crap and start over at the grocery store, but

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Healthier Choices- Part 2

Well, here we are, fresh into a new year. Just about everyone I know, including myself, its focusing on healthier choices. But it just seems so unbelievably daunting, doesn’t it? If you are anything like me, you want to clean out the kitchen of all the crap and start over at the grocery store, but

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