Category Archive: Stove Top

Vegetarian Black Bean & Soy Chorizo Chili / WWPP 6

All winter long we eat a variety of soups, stews and chili so I’m always up for trying new recipes to add to our regular rotation of favorites. This recipe is going at the top of my list! The flavor the first day was good but each day after it just got better and better. It’s not a spicy …

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Smothered Chicken & Barley

Since having my foot surgery two weeks ago hubby Tom and I have been the recipients of many acts of kindness from family and friends. Sunday evening a group of our friends brought appetizers and dinner to our home and stayed to enjoy it with us! Since I had been feeling people deprived it was …

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Polenta Tamale Pie WWPP 8

The holidays are upon us and life just seems to be getting more hectic. Are you like me, short on time, have too many things on the to do list and yet need nourishment and prefer a home cooked meal to eating out? Then check out this quick & easy recipe that allows you to have dinner on the table from …

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Classic Crab Cakes and Decunstructed Caramel Apples

When a healthy craving strikes I try to satisfy it. My most recent craving was for crab cakes. Well as you know ordering any form of crab in a restaurant makes a huge dent in the wallet so I decided to make my own. While shopping at Costco I found a 1 pound tub of lump …

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Cheddar Chicken with Warm Black Bean Salsa WWPP 7

Just the name of this recipe is inviting and conjures up thoughts of a satisfying, flavorful Mexican meal. It’s a Mexican feast all on it’s own but since it’s pretty low in calories and fat there is room left to enjoy it over some rice or add a handful of tortilla chips for a little crunch. …

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