Lean Cuisine Chicken Club Panini Sandwich Review

Sometimes for lunch, you just want something quick and hot. You might be pressed on time, you might just be too tired to cook, or anything else, but you just want to stick something in the microwave and be done with it. I’m a big fan of several of the Lean Cuisine Dishes, but I don’t believe I’ve ever had their Chicken Club Panini. I really enjoy the Lean Cuisine pizzas, and the meatloaf isn’t bad at all! there are a few other ones I like, so I decided to give this one a try. It comes with chunks of … Continue reading Lean Cuisine Chicken Club Panini Sandwich Review

Bacon Cheddar Cornbread Recipe

Last week, my lovely wife, Holly, made bacon cheddar cornbread and it was amazing! I shared the above picture on twitter and a few folks asked for the recipe. First, let me say this isn’t an original recipe. We’ve learned about Mason Woodruff, who specializes in healthy eating and cooking, and that’s where we got the recipe. You can find his website at http://www.masonfit.com So, without further ado, here’s the recipe. Ingredients 8 slices Center Cut Bacon, cut into thin strips 1 C (116g) Masa Harina or Corn Flour 1/2 C (56g) Almond Flour 1/2 C (56g) Cheddar Powder 1 … Continue reading Bacon Cheddar Cornbread Recipe

Chicken Basil Stir Fry, a healthy eating recipe

Holly made this for dinner the other night, and it was fantastic! Several folks have asked for the recipe, so here it is! Ingredients (2 person serving) 1/2 cup Jasmine rice 6oz Green Beans 1/2 ounce Thai basic 1 Lime 1 Chili pepper 1 Tbsp corn starch 4 Tblsp sweet soy glaze 2 Tblsp Sweet Thai chili sauce 10 oz Chicken Breast Strips 1 Tblsp garlic powder 1 Tblsp vegetable oil 1 Tblsp butter Prep and cooking Rice In a bowl, combine rice, 3/4 cup of water, and a big pinch of salt. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat … Continue reading Chicken Basil Stir Fry, a healthy eating recipe

Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Oatmeal Bake

As you know, we’ve been working on living a healthier lifestyle. I’m fortunate that my wife is an outstanding cook, and loves to experiment in the kitchen, and I get to also reap the benefits! Through our friend Jennifer Pendleton, we became aware of the website http://www.masonfit.com In his own words, Mason is a southerner, making healthier comfort foods and high protein desserts. This is the Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Oatmeal bake. I encourage you to check out his website for more ideas! Now, on to the recipe! The recipe calls for vanilla with added cocoa powder. But feel free … Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Oatmeal Bake

Big Mac Salad, a healthy eating recipe

Last night, Holly made Big Mac salad for dinner, and several folks on twitter were asking for the recipe. It’s become one of our favorite meals, and weighs in at only 260 calories per serving, as opposed to roughly 570 for a traditional Big Mac. And, to us, the flavor is there! It satisfies the craving without being “heavy”. So, without further ado, here’s the recipe. 2 T. diced onion 5 oz. 95-97% lean ground beef 2 T. Reduced calorie thousand island dressing. 1/8 t. white vinegar1/8 t. onion powder 3 c. shredded romaine lettuce 2 T. reduced fat shredded … Continue reading Big Mac Salad, a healthy eating recipe