Recipes

If the goal is to limit processed foods, what do we replace it with? Here, let’s share our favorite recipes, focusing on healthier dining!

22 12, 2014

Chicken Thighs with Olives and Tomato Sauce

By | December 22nd, 2014|Recipes|0 Comments

A slow cooker recipe for chicken, tomatoes and olives. Delish!

22 12, 2014

Buttermilk Chicken Tenders

By | December 22nd, 2014|Recipes|1 Comment

1/2  cup  buttermilk 3/4  teaspoon  Tabasco sauce 1 1/3  pounds  chicken tenders 3/4  cup  all-purpose flour 2  teaspoons  kosher salt 1/8  teaspoon  cayenne pepper 2  eggs 2  cups  bread crumbs 3/4  cup  vegetable oil Mix buttermilk and Tabasco in a resealable plastic bag. Add chicken tenders and marinate for at least 1 hour or up [...]

22 12, 2014

Scratch Factory: The Fastest (and Healthiest!) Spinach and Artichoke Dip Ever

By | December 22nd, 2014|From Erika's Kitchen, Recipes|Comments Off on Scratch Factory: The Fastest (and Healthiest!) Spinach and Artichoke Dip Ever

Making spinach and artichoke dip out of siggi's Greek Yogurt is easily one of the quickest and easiest appetizers ever. Let me show you how it's done!

18 12, 2014

Arugula and Shrimp Pasta

By | December 18th, 2014|Recipes|2 Comments

Angel hair pasta tossed with garlic, butter, arugula and shrimp!

18 12, 2014

Shredded Vegetables & Beef

By | December 18th, 2014|Recipes|0 Comments

Beef with vegetables cooked in sherry and soy sauce!

18 12, 2014

Cucumber-Tomato Relish

By | December 18th, 2014|From Erika's Kitchen, Recipes|5 Comments

What do I use this for? I use this as a topping on my salads. It's sweet, its tangy, its juicy...

18 12, 2014

Q&A Wednesday: The $50 Challenge

By | December 18th, 2014|Q&A Wednesday, Recipes|46 Comments

Can I eat cleanly on a $50/week budget? I sure can.

15 12, 2014

Lemon Roasted Tilapia

By | December 15th, 2014|Recipes|0 Comments

Tilapia and potatoes roasted with lemon & thyme!

15 12, 2014

Grilled Chicken with Fruit Salsa

By | December 15th, 2014|Recipes|2 Comments

A grilled chicken dish with a very sweet mango-kiwi-citrus salsa!

12 12, 2014

The Secret To Scrambled Eggs

By | December 12th, 2014|Recipe Video Vault|10 Comments

Iron Chef Michael Symon makes the most perfect plate of scrambled eggs...

12 12, 2014

My Pizza Dough

By | December 12th, 2014|Recipes|24 Comments

I won't lie - I'm actually pretty annoyed by how easy this recipe is. It also is pretty much a billion calories less than anything that a pizza joint could give me, with much less calories.This is for a personal pan-sized pizza. Double it if you want it for a larger size. 1 and 1/2 [...]

8 12, 2014

Garlic and Olive Brisket

By | December 8th, 2014|Recipes|2 Comments

Brisket with rosemary and garlic, slow cooked with tomatoes and olives.

8 12, 2014

Scratch Factory: Make Your Own Juicy Sour Dill Pickles

By | December 8th, 2014|From Erika's Kitchen, Recipes|3 Comments

Did you grow up loving a juicy sour dill pickle? Now, you can make the old school kind all by yourself in under 20 minutes!

4 12, 2014

Southwestern Skillet

By | December 4th, 2014|Recipes|0 Comments

A "Southwestern" pasta dish with corn, beans and pepper jack cheese! Spicy!

28 11, 2014

Bell Pepper Couscous Salad

By | November 28th, 2014|Recipes|0 Comments

A light and tasty salad with bell peppers, onions, chicken, couscous...

28 11, 2014

Basmati Stir Fry

By | November 28th, 2014|Recipes|5 Comments

I was never a big rice eater, but in paring down what I keep in the house, I did decide to venture out into trying different kinds of rice. I do have a recipe for "barbecue rice" that I'll be posting later this week... but in my quest to post a recipe a day from [...]

26 11, 2014

Spiced Pork Tenderloin with Sauteed Apples

By | November 26th, 2014|Recipes|0 Comments

Pork tenderloin and apple slices soaked in apple cider with all the seasonings of fall!

26 11, 2014

Hamburger Stroganoff

By | November 26th, 2014|Recipes|2 Comments

A homemade version of hamburger stroganoff where beef could be replaced with turkey or chicken.

25 11, 2014

Two Bean Soup

By | November 25th, 2014|Recipes|2 Comments

A delicious soup with kale, black beans and cannellini beans!

14 11, 2014

Currant-Glazed Chicken With Spinach

By | November 14th, 2014|Recipes|1 Comment

Chicken glazed in red currant jelly with garlic and spinach? Yum!