Recently when making supper for my family, I realized part way through making the pizza that I did not have any pizza sauce! I thought I had some, so didn’t check to make sure before I started making the pizza. So supper got put on hold while I sent my husband to the store to … Continue reading Mise en Place: Work Smarter, Not Harder in the Kitchen
Thanksgiving is about 10 days away. Have you started to plan your dinner? The biggest expense of the meal will probably be the ham or turkey (or both) that you buy. The grocery ads are full of deals, like buy a ham and get a turkey free. Or buy $50 in groceries and get a … Continue reading What is Cheaper: Turkey or Ham?
Looking for a super easy, delicious, light, inexpensive dessert? Just in time for Thanksgiving (and really a dessert you could eat all year long), try our Guiltless Pumpkin Pie. It’s guiltless because: No crust means fewer calories. Fat free milk saves calories, but has all the nutrition. One serving provides 170% of your daily Vitamin … Continue reading Guiltless Pie? Count the Ways
Thanksgiving is just a couple weeks away and for many of us that means lots of great food. But it doesn’t have to mean a lot of calories, extra weight, and an empty wallet. Last weekend we figured out a traditional menu that will serve 8 people a healthy meal for $30. Why is it … Continue reading $30 serves 8 a Healthy Holiday Dinner