Category Archives: Recipe Review

No-Boil Mushroom Lasagna Review

As prepared, this lasagna was OK.  It was a little dry and not as packed with flavor as I would have liked.  I found it hard to stretch the ricotta cheese mixture as far as it was supposed to go … Continue reading

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Quick Gumbo Review

Another short, sweet and to the point review for you… Personally, I love this one! I think it has simple but strong flavor.  I can eat an entire serving without feeling too full, which we all know can sometimes happen … Continue reading

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Eggplant Parmesan Review

Allow me to keep this one simple & to the point… When I read the recipe, I thought I’d love it.  As I was making it, I had second thoughts and actually thought I was going to end up hating … Continue reading

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Slow-Cooked Sausage & Lentil Stew Review

Alright so allow me to give you some back story on the three reasons I chose to make this specific dish from one of my weight-loss surgery cookbooks: It’s a slow-cooker recipe and anyone that knows me knows I cannot … Continue reading

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Pepper, Onion & Goat Cheese Frittata Review

I’ve actually had this one before and, the reason I LOVE it is, it is SO friggin’ flavorful!!! I’ve been rockin’ bagel thins and pumpkin cream cheese for breakfast the past few days and, truthfully, it leaves me starving within … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Turkey Loaf

So, I gotta thank my girlfriend, Danielle, for this one!  She basically took my savory turkey meatloaf and revamped it to be a delightful Thanksgiving orgasm in every bite!  I promise you won’t be disappointed! Ingredients 2 T. olive oil … Continue reading

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Hot “Wings” Review

I was submitted my very first reader recipe a week & a half ago and, needless to say, I was pumped to make and review what I was given: hot “wings”! I decided that I would make them as a … Continue reading

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Turkey Meat Loaf Review

I don’t know about the rest of you but I grew up on meat loaf, mashed potatoes and, usually, corn or green beans at least once a week!  Here’s the thing… I make almost everything with ground turkey instead of … Continue reading

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Chicken Curry Review

Last night, we had Chicken Curry w/ Fresh Mint & Shiitake Mushrooms… My boyfriend picked it out of the recipe book based on the color picture that was beside the recipe and, since he has been so good about eating … Continue reading

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Yummy Tummy Tuesdays Start Today!

With all the new “rules & regulations” behind eating after weight loss surgery, I asked for a few cookbooks on my wish list for Christmas last month and I decided that it would only be right to share my findings … Continue reading

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