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Better for You Gravy

Better for You Gravy   Intro: Gravy isn’t supposed to be healthy. How can it be? Made from pan drippings, added oils, salty broth, and who knows what else, most of us skimp on the gravy because we know it’s not good for us. My husband loves to pour the gravy on. Now I do […]

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Cleaner BBQ Sauce

Tonight I am remaking a recipe I found over the weekend. I am super excited about it because it’s one that received high reviews on Pinterest, and I know my hubby is going to love it. Though the ingredients are few, one of them is BBQ sauce. I didn’t want to cheat my man completely […]

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My Favorite Fresh Salsa

I love salsa year round, but my favorite salsa is when it’s fresh. I like both traditional and pico, and this is a nice blend of both. Be ready for the worst breath ever – but it’s worth it. Makes 11 servings (approximately 10 1/2 cups) Ingredients: 8 medium diced sized tomatoes 3 additional sliced […]

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Fire Roasted Marinara Sauce

Dakota loves spaghetti. Sometimes I forget how much. I rarely make it. Last night I wanted to make something easy that both he and Greg would love, but I wanted it to be “different”. I was really happy with how this turned out. It had a richer flavor than most sauces I’ve tried. Serve with […]

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BL&T Salad with Creamy Avocado Dressing

Makes 6 servings Ingredients: 2 sliced tomatoes 12 cups chopped romaine lettuce 1 ½ cups chopped or thinly sliced celery 6 slices extra-lean turkey bacon 12 oz cooked and cubed chicken breast ½ sliced white onion Dressing: 1 minced garlic clove 1 medium avocado ½ cup nonfat Greek Yogurt 2 tbs lemon juice ½ tsp […]

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