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Porl Schnitzel with Noodles and Browned Cabbage

Made a new recipe last night, and it was a hit!!  This one rates an “Awesome!”  I was in the mood for comfort food, and tried a lightened up version of schnitzel – going back to my husband’s German roots :) 300 more words


Banana Chocolate Chip Chia Seed Breakfast Muffins

I’m a big believer in breakfast.  As in, I rarely skip breakfast.  Even if I’m running late, I’ll grab something as I’m heading out the door.   637 more words


Lightened Up Bolognese

We love pasta, especially a rich, hearty Bolognese.  This recipe packs all of the flavor and everything you would expect from the traditional recipe.  The good news is the fat is trimmed down significantly since this is made with ground turkey instead of beef and skim milk instead of heavy cream.    423 more words


Oh Look!  It’s Snowing!…AGAIN!!!!!  NO!!

Well after we dug ourselves and a neighbor out of the snow yet again we needed some yummy comfort food.  I am always looking for ways to lighten up what we feel is true comfort food.  604 more words


Lightened Up Eggplant Parmesan! (gluten free)

For my first recipe of the New Year, I decided to make a lightened up version of eggplant parmesan! It also just happens to be gluten free AND rbst free! 573 more words

Gluten Free

Easy Cheesy Mac and Cheese

I love velvety smooth, creamy mac and cheese; it is something my whole family enjoys. There are many mac and cheese recipes out there and a lot of them look sinfully delicious. 283 more words


Mac-nificently Cheesy

Mac and cheese is a weakness of mine.  Throw in a box of Kraft mac and cheese and you will not find a bite in site after that sits in front of me.   426 more words

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