lunch recipes

Gluten-Free Cheddar Chicken Wrap

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I’m always on a mission to come up with ways to make my favorite foods a bit healthier. Last night, I was craving a quesadilla, but didn’t want all the fat from the cheese and bloating from gluten that’s found in most tortillas. Instead, I decided to improvise! I went to the grocery store and picked up some alternative items that would help satisfy my craving, but still be healthy for me. Here’s what you’ll need: Ingredients ½ pound of chicken breast ½ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon pepper 1 tablespoon Kelapo Coconut Oil 1 onion ¼ cup Kraft Fat-Free Cheese […]

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Tomato Basil Soup

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Since it is National Soup Month and it has been pretty cold here at night, I had to make some more soup.  Tomato basil was the soup of choice this time.  I found a great recipe and decided to take my first stab at making homemade tomato soup.  If I do say so myself it turned out pretty good!  Although I really do need to invest in a stick blender to make it that much easier. I added some croutons on top and it was the perfect meal to warm me up on a cold night.  You could also add […]

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Crock Pot Tuesday: Pulled Pork

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It’s Tuesday!  Time for another installment of Crock Pot Tuesday!  This weekend once you are all turkeyed out and sick of cooking try this recipe for barbeque pulled pork with homemade barbeque sauce!  Just throw it in and let your crock pot do all of the work.  You will have leftovers for a couple of days, so you won’t have to do anymore cooking for a while.  You can create so many different dishes with the leftovers from sandwiches to tacos to pizzas. *Be sure to make the bbq sauce well in advance so the flavors have time to develop. […]

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