Monthly Archive: March 2012

Turkey Mini Meatloaves

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These are very tasty little loaves! The oatmeal soaked in milk helps this meatloaf stay moist. The ketchup and Dijon mustard topping was awesome as you got a little bit of it with every bite. Next time I will add some minced garlic and a little dried thyme to boost the flavor even more. I …

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Turkey Mini Meat Loaves

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Yesterday was rainy and cloudy - a perfect day to have the oven running and add a little extra heat to the kitchen. Since I had 5 pounds of ground turkey in the refrigerator I had to make a couple dishes. First up I made a large batch of cooked ground turkey seasoned with taco seasoning …

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Peanut Flour – All The Flavor Without All The Fat

Byrds Peanut Flour

A couple years ago I ordered a popular product called PB2 that is a de-fatted peanut flour with added sugar. Sadly I found it to be lacking in flavor. More recently I have seen recipes floating around that include Byrd Mill peanut flour. After unsuccessfully searching for peanut flour of any brand locally I decided to order some of Byrd Mill since it was …

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Paleo Almond Butter Breakfast Bread / Weigh In Week 8 of The 17 Day Diet

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I don’t follow a Paleo diet (think cave man food) but I have found that some of the Paleo diet recipes fit well into my food plan for lower carb days. When I spotted the Paleo Breakfast Bread recipe on Elana’s Pantry  I wanted to give it a try. I have made a few of her recipes and all have …

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Paleo Almond Butter Breakfast Bread

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 Before I work out in the mornings I like to nibble on a little something after I have my coffee but I don’t want to exercise on a full tummy. All I  need is a small serving of a healthy item that will hold me until I have my smoothie. This little gem is just …

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