This was one of those spur-of-the-moment cooking experiments that was a success! I was making my husband enchiladas, which I can’t eat. Normally I make myself some mexi-rice for this meal, but I had run out of time to cook rice, and I even felt too lazy to cook low-pro pasta. I had some cabbage… Continue reading Cabbage Burritos!
I have been excited to post about this dish ever since I learned about it from Chef Andy at my recent PKU Event. This recipe is so simple, and so delicious! Have you ever even heard of Jack Fruit? I hadn’t. But it turns out it is the perfect substitute for pulled pork. It’s appearance… Continue reading BBQ Pulled Jackfruit!
This is another restaurant inspiration. I’ll admit, when we were first married, my cooking repertoire was sort of small. When I was single I was ok repeating spaghetti, pasta, tomato soup, etc. But Now that I have a family I like to create variety. I have gradually been collecting more and more recipes that are… Continue reading Southwest Salad
Pineapples were on sale, so I grabbed one. I had no idea how to tell if they were ripe…but this girl in the store actually stopped to fill me in! I was so grateful! You pull off one of the top leaves and if it comes out easily, it’s ripe! This was also my first… Continue reading Fresh Pineapple Fruit Salad
I’ve been meaning to write down a recipe for this forever! This is a meal I come back to pretty often. It’s easy and yummy. I actually made this last week when I was on a roll with veggies, but I’m just getting around to posting it. Please note this recipe uses many of the… Continue reading Pasta Salad
Tomato Sandwich I make this all the time because it’s so easy and so good! All you need is: 1 slice low-protein or white bread mayonaise sliced tomato garlic salt I like to toast the bread. It’s so yummy that way! Add some chips and a fruit to make a complete meal. I sometimes do… Continue reading Easy everyday snack
Happy Martin Luther King Day! What better meal for this cold January American holiday than grilled cheese sandwiches? Well…grilled cheese is what my husband will be eating, but not me! Here is a recipe my creative father invented for me to eat when the family was having grilled cheese. 1-2 slices of low-protein bread or… Continue reading Grilled Sandwich