Posted in Appetizer, Dinner, Healthy, Turkey
Tagged alternative, Bacon, dinner, ground turkey, healthy, meatballs, onion, Panko, recipe, spinach, turkey, turkey meatballs
Yesterday I posted a simple Roasted Cauliflower recipe, and today I am following it up with this delicious roasted cauliflower mash! Given how impressed I was with the flavour of the roasted cauliflower, I was even more impressed with these faux mashed potatoes! They were awesome!
Posted in Dinner, Easy, Healthy, Side, Vegetable
Tagged alternative, Cauliflower, comfort food, easy, gravy, healthy, mash, mashed, mashed potatoes, olive oil, oven, Potato, recipe, Roasted, side, snack
Let’s start by saying I don’t really like cauliflower, but I bought some because it was on sale…story of my life. I had high hopes for this head of cauliflower, but I felt the light fading as it sat in my fridge for one month…and then another month…
Yeah. Two months.
Posted in Dinner, Easy, Healthy, Vegetable
Tagged alternative, Cauliflower, easy, healthy, olive oil, oven, Potato, recipe, Roasted, side, snack
Anyone who buys those bags of frozen french fries is just cheating themselves. Especially if you have potatoes in your cupboard. These things are so simple, so delicious, and just look at how beautiful they are! Your frozen potato sticks don’t come close! Grab a russet potato, slice it up, bake it and feel the guilt wash away as you eat these non-deep fried homemade beauties (and then feel guilty as you realize you just ate a ton…oops!). Stay tuned for a much less guilt-free recipe coming in the next day or two using these tasty things! (can you guess what it might be??)
Posted in Appetizer, Dinner, Healthy, Potato, Side
Tagged alternative, baked, crispy, crunchy, easy, french fries, fries, healthy, homemade, oven, Potato, recipe, russet
Being new to collard greens, I am quite the fan, the large, hearty leaves make a great vegetable side dish, or a great vehicle for other ingredients! Although I kind of failed at this being a healthy recipe (see: bacon & cheese), using a collard green as a wrap instead of your typical tortilla style wrap, is a great low carb alternative! Of course if you want deprive yourself, you can take out the bacon and cheese, making it uber healthy! I say spoil yourself though, put the good stuff in!
Posted in breakfast, Egg, Healthy, Vegetable, Wrap
Tagged alternative, Bacon, breakfast, cheese, collard, collard greens, egg, green, healthy, low carb, onion, recipe, scrambled, vegetables
Baked onion rings have been on my to-do list for a couple months now, so having plenty of free time this long weekend I finally got around to trying them out! While they can be a little bit time consuming (from unpeeled onion – to onion ring in my mouth, it probably took around an hour to an hour and a half), they were definitely worth it!
Posted in Appetizer, Dinner, Healthy, Lunch, Side, Snack, Snack, Vegetable
Tagged alternative, baked, bread, breaded, cheap, crumbs, healthy, homemade, onion, Panko, rings, side, snack
It’s time for another portobello recipe! This one is real easy and a great healthy platform for all those wonderful things you put on a loaded baked potato (which may not be so healthy!). I’m pretty sure you could put sour cream, bacon, chives and cheese on anything and it would taste awesome, so this was a no-brainer!
Posted in Appetizer, Dinner, Easy, Healthy, Potato, Side
Tagged alternative, Bacon, baked, Cheddar, Chives, cream, easy, green onions, loaded, low carb, mushroom, oven, Portobello, Potato, Sour
In an effort to sate my girlfriends serious addiction to Starbuck’s Earl Grey Tea Lattes I set out to see if I could easily (and cheaply) make them at home. Since I don’t own anything with a milk steamer I was unsure how this would work out, but I made do!
Posted in Drink, Easy
Tagged alternative, cafe, cheap, DIY, Drink, earl, grey, home, homemade, latte, london fog, made, milk, misto, starbucks, steamed, syrup, tea, torani, Vanilla
Today I utilize another Christmas gift.
But this time, I am using the gift I gave to my parents, a Cuisinart Food Slicer. Maybe I am a bad son, or maybe just a little selfish, but as I purchased this item I began dreaming up all the wonderful food I could slice up and put on the blog! Setting my own greed aside, I hope my parents find their gift as useful as I do…
Anyways, onto the potato chips.
Posted in Barbecue, Easy, Healthy, Just for Fun, Potato, Snack, Snack, Uncategorized
Tagged alternative, Barbecue, chip, diane, dill, healthy, home, homemade, ketchup, made, montreal, Potato, Potatoes, Ranch, sauce, sliced, spice, Steak