Bacon & Spinach Stuffed Shells

This really hit the spot tonight! The addition of bacon was spot on and added a little smokiness to the filling (along with the smoked paprika). I’m going to be making these with Italian sausage next time and I’m really excited!  Filling: 1 ½ cups Bacon Crumbles 3 cup Spinach; chopped 15 oz. Ricotta CheeseContinue reading “Bacon & Spinach Stuffed Shells”

Herb Chicken & Bacon Mushroom Gravy

I’m getting better about cooking meals for just 2 people instead of an army. Chicken with mushroom gravy sounded really good and I had everything I needed in my kitchen. I love when that happens! You can add more herbs to the gravy if you’d like to amp up the flavor.  Chicken: 2 Large ChickenContinue reading “Herb Chicken & Bacon Mushroom Gravy”

Fried Ravioli with Pesto Alfredo

I found some ravioli in the bottom of my freezer and thought I’d give fried Ravioli a go. I made a Pesto Alfredo to go with them and it ended up being a match made in heaven! You can use frozen or fresh ravioli and it works great! Ravioli: 1 lb Frozen Ravioli; defrosted 1Continue reading “Fried Ravioli with Pesto Alfredo”

Cheesy Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Breasts

I love chicken, cheese and asparagus! Naturally Cheesy Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Breasts is one of my favorite dishes. I also made some Garlicky Mushroom Quinoa Rice on the side. 4 large Chicken Breasts 1 teaspoon Smoked Paprika 1 teaspoon Garlic Powder Salt and Pepper to taste 1 package Boursin Cheese 12 Asparagus Spears 1 cupContinue reading “Cheesy Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Breasts”

Sausage & Pepper Bake

I think Sunday’s may be my “clean out the fridge” day. Sausage and Peppers…ish. I had some zucchini, cherry tomatoes and other odds and ends that needed using up, so in they went! I also made a light salad to go with it.   1 lb Italian Sausage Links 2 cup Bell Pepper; sliced 2Continue reading “Sausage & Pepper Bake”

Air Fried Keto Primavera Stuffed Chicken

I’ve noticed more energy and my pants are little less snug! I think I might keep on this keto thing for a bit. Who needs panko when you have ground chicharrones!? It’s so much fun coming up with low carb recipes! 3 medium Chicken breasts 1 large Eggs; whisked well 2.5 oz. Chicharrones (Pork Rinds)Continue reading “Air Fried Keto Primavera Stuffed Chicken”

Keto Cheese Crisp Lemon Dill Tuna Burgers

Who else LOVES Tuna Burgers? They’re cheap and so easy! I really wanted to make a low carb version and I love cheese crisps, so challenge accepted! I made some cucumber and tomato salad to go with them. 3 cups Cheddar Cheese 3 large Lettuce Leaves 1 medium Onion; sliced 1 medium Tomato; sliced TunaContinue reading “Keto Cheese Crisp Lemon Dill Tuna Burgers”

Creamy Chicken & Broccoli Spaghetti Squash

Sticking with the low carb thing, at least for today. Another vegetable that people either love or hate: Spaghetti Squash! It’ll never be as amazing as pasta, but it’s still really darn tasty!   Squash: 1 large Spaghetti Squash; halved & seeded 1 Tablespoon Olive Oil Salt and Pepper to taste 1 large Chicken Breast;Continue reading “Creamy Chicken & Broccoli Spaghetti Squash”

Supreme Pizza Zucchini Boats

Pizza cravings are the worst! My sister-in-law and I are trying a lighter approach, so I made Supreme Pizza Zucchini Boats! Turkey sausage, bell pepper, pepperoni and other deliciousness. So! Freaking! Good! Plus, they took around 30 minutes to make! 3 large Zucchini; halved & cored ¼ lb Pepperoni; divided ¼ lb Italian Turkey SausageContinue reading “Supreme Pizza Zucchini Boats”

Jerk Chicken Gyros

Last night’s (and tonight’s) dinner. Jerk Chicken Gyros. I normally cook them on the smoker, but my handy-dandy skillet did the trick. I used up the last of my Jerk Seasoning mix, so it’s definitely time to make some more. Jerk Seasoning: 1 teaspoon Garlic Powder 1 teaspoon Onion Salt ½ teaspoon Smoked Paprika 1Continue reading “Jerk Chicken Gyros”