Chipotle Raspberry Salmon and Pecan Pie

I feel like I ate a feast yesterday! I have lots of tasty recipes to share! First let me brag about my pecan pie. This is the second time I’ve made this recipe and it is always a hit. This pecan pie does not require any corn syrup but tastes just as good! It’s from allrecipes.com. It is really easy to make.  The first time I made it, I didn’t mix in the pecans, I […]

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Chipotle Raspberry Black Bean Dip

Last night while Daniel and I were contemplating what to have for dinner we realized we had all the ingredients necessary to make Chipotle Raspberry Black Bean Dip. Now, before you convulse in disgust, hear me out. In this wonderful town I live in there is this popular restaurant called So Long Saloon. They have this amazing dip and at first I was skeptical too but your taste buds will thank you. It’s so good, […]

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One More Swai

Yesterday I woke up early and couldn’t go back to sleep. I decided to start my workout early by perusing Pinterest for some inspiration. I found this workout that sounded interesting. It was a good full body workout. Here’s the image for easier viewing. I did the Monday exercises. Then after that I went on a 2.5 mile run with Daniel! I felt great afterwards. It was my best workout day in a long time. […]

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Almond Crusted Swai

We’re back at it again, using up our frozen fish!  This recipe calls for Tilapia but I think any white fish would be delicious with this recipe. Daniel found it at allrecipes.com. It makes enough for 8 fish fillets but we reduced the ingredients down for two. What you need (for 2): 1 egg 1/4 tsp lemon pepper 1/4 tsp garlic salt 1/4 cup ground almond 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese 2 (6 oz) fish […]

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Swai Hello There

Yesterday I was finally able to get back on track.  And lots of cooking was involved! And by that I mean Daniel did lots of cooking! As it should be. Meal Food Calories Breakfast Cereal 140 Almond milk 30 Snack Fruit smoothie 220 3 sushi rolls 132 Lunch Whole Grain Elbows & Vodka Sauce 280 Dinner Breaded lemon pepper swai 276 Spinach salad 120 Rice & veggies 140 Total 1338 For my protein I either […]

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Tomato Basil Wontons

As promised, here is the recipe for these simple, delicious wontons. What’s in it: 12 Wonton wrappers 1/2 cup Shredded Low-Moisture Part-Skim Mozerella Cheese 2 Roma tomatoes, diced 1/4 cup thinly sliced basil leaves Directions: Heat oven to 350ºF. Lightly spray a muffin pan with olive oil. Place one wonton wrapper in each cup, pressing lightly to form a bowl. Divide half the cheese and place in the bottom of each cup, then add the […]

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