First I sauteed diced onions. Meanwhile I sliced cherry tomatoes in half. Then added those and some garlic to the pan. I sprinkled lots of basil and a little salt and oregano on the tomatoes. I let those simmer on medium low heat for a while. Then I added some marinara sauce with about a… Continue reading Pasta and Creamy Tomato Sauce
Got my first jar of Biscoff cookie spread this week. I had heard about it both from my non-PKU sister, and from other PKUers on facebook. Serving size 2 Tb 1 g protein per serving And despite being used as a peanut butter replacement, it is what it says: cookie spread. It is tasty, it… Continue reading Biscoff uses
This is great! This young woman gives a great description of PKU, a condition she has lived with since birth. She asks her mother what it was like to raise two children with PKU.
What they described is exactly how I feel — Having PKU has its challenges, but if you follow the prescribed treatment you will have a normal, wonderful life!
Tonight I made these stuffed peppers. Here they are next to my husband’s turkey ones. Just thought I would include that because I’m sure a lot of you cook for more than just a PKUer like my mom did. 🙂 I made mine with a pre-packaged Spanish rice plus frozen corn. I blanched the… Continue reading Stuffed Peppers