Category Archives: Recipes

Ginger Sesame Salad

Highly fragrant, sweet and pungent, ginger adds plenty of flavor and spice to any dish! Yesterday was salad left-overs! I had some fresh ginger leftover from some sugar-free cookies I had baked, so yes, I decided it would go into … Continue reading

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Healthier Apple Pear Blueberry Pie

This season brings cravings for pie! I had a lot of fruit leftover from my juice fast(that was cut short)- so what else would you do with about 12 apples and pears?! A pie! Yes, and I also had some blueberries … Continue reading

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Chicken, Pear, Cranberry & Feta Salad

We are in the month of December I know. Even though it’s been in the 70’s every 3 days or so, which really doesn’t make it feel like winter. In addition, I had many things left from the ingredients I … Continue reading

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Hearty Mixed Bean Winter Soup

Sometime when the temperatures dropped again last week I made this soup. I’ve had a bag of mixed beans sitting in my pantry since last year that I was finally able to use. These are very inexpensive too I might … Continue reading

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Turkey Pot Pie

Yet another way to use all that leftover turkey. Pot pies really aren’t that healthy, because of the crust of course. But, I always have it at least once in the winter, it’s just THAT good! And, to be honest I … Continue reading

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Turkey Chili

Chili, just one thing you can do with leftover turkey. This recipe is very similar to the chili/bean soups I’ve been posting lately, but this one is a new one! I just can’t get enough, especially when it’s cold outside. Recipe … Continue reading

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It’s cold…so I’m making Soup

First off, today was a 6 mile run in about 48 minutes! (Yesterday was a quick 1 miler with my dog, mainly for him and a good quick one for me since I didn’t have time for a long one.) I’m logging … Continue reading

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Chicken Curry

I decided to make this the other night because it was freezing outside and I wanted something hot and substantial. We also felt like going out, but didn’t have the funds-and honestly…why go out if you can make it better?! … Continue reading

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Golden Kabocha Pumpkin Soup

Since I’m doing pumpkin stuff anyway, why not pumpkin soup? Someone asked me if I had a recipe for pumpkin soup or if I felt like experimenting. Why not? She informed me Uno’s has a pumpkin soup out usually this time … Continue reading

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Blue & Green Flaxseed Energy Smoothie

Yes, blue & green, as in blueberries and spinach. I really wish I could remember where I saw recipes for these smoothies. I’m guessing some link from the ‘Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead’ site after my juice fast. I saw … Continue reading

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