Tag: cheese

Dr. Atkins’ Cheese Crackers

These were easy to make (really easy) and tasted good! I wouldn’t cut them into 20 pieces, like the recipe says, unless you want crackers the size of Cheez-Its. The crispy edges had a great flavor, so I think if we partially… Read More

Grilled Stuffed Jalapeños

  http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/grilled-stuffed-jalapenos Grilled Stuffed Jalapeños 2 center-cut bacon slices 4 ounces cream cheese, softened (about 1/2 cup) 4 ounces fat-free cream cheese, softened (about 1/2 cup) 1 ounce extra-sharp cheddar cheese, shredded (about 1/4 cup) 1/4 cup minced green onions 1 teaspoon… Read More

Creamy Artichoke Soup

Leave out the potato and you’ll have a wonderful, satisfying soup! Ingredients 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 2 leeks, white part only, washed well and chopped 1 clove garlic, minced 1 small potato, peeled and chopped 1 (8-ounce) package frozen artichoke hearts,… Read More

No Bake Cheesecake

This one is iffy (and the next recipe is even worse) but I’m an enabler. I found the recipe here: http://www.cooks.com/recipe/302257m1/lemon-cheesecake.html I thought, “Who needs a crust?  A bowl and a spoon will suit me!” So, I made it. 1 pkg. (8… Read More

Broccoli Cheese Waffles – My Attempt

I know I reblogged this recipe just a few days ago but I had to try making it NOW.  Well, I originally made this video for a small group of friends (that’s why the quality of the camera work is lacking) but… Read More

Cauliflower Crust Grilled Cheese

Now, this looks really tasty! http://www.theironyou.com/2014/05/cauliflower-crust-grilled-cheese.html Ingredients Makes 2 grilled cheese sandwiches Cauliflower crust “bread” slices 1 small head cauliflower, cut into small florets (should yield 3 cups of cauliflower rice) 1 free-range organic egg, lightly beaten ½ cup / 1.7 oz… Read More

Bacon-wrapped Pork Loin with Hatch Green Chile Stuffing

The first sentence of this post says it all: “It seems that lately I have two main criteria when deciding what to cook: 1. Can I wrap it in bacon? and 2. Can I stuff a bunch of other tasty ingredients inside?”… Read More

Pumpkin Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting (Gluten-Free & Sugar-Free)

And to complete my visual sugar high, there’s this: http://www.intoxicatedonlife.com/2012/11/06/gluten-free-pumpkin-cake-with-cream-cheese-frosting-sugar-free/ Ingredients Pumpkin Cake 1/4 cup melted butter 2 cups pureed pumpkin 1 cup granulated xylitol 1/2 teaspoon pure stevia extract 8 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 teaspoon sea salt 2 teaspoons baking… Read More


A friend in a Facebook group posted this: Having one of those “I could eat a whole cake” kinda days . My stress level is at an all time high. I opted for a flax crepe with a sugar free buttercream filling… Read More

Arugula & Fontina Frittata

Ingredients    1 garlic clove, halved    1 1/2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil    5 oz baby arugula (7 cups packed)    6 large eggs    1/2 teaspoon salt    1/4 teaspoon black pepper    1/4 lb Fontina, rind discarded and cheese cut into 1/2-inch cubes

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