Lentil Soup with Power Greens

Cook the lentils separately. Then add to soup. I did not accurately measure how many servings of soup I made. It’s probably more than 10 servings in my big pot of homemade soup. Also, I added 2.5 cups riced cauliflower, and a quinoa and brown rice mix to the lentils. Healthy Homemade Soup. A little higher in carbs, but very low fat and low calorie. … Continue reading Lentil Soup with Power Greens

Frustrated and bored, I filled out an application to work for the Trump Administration.. just for fun.

This is something I did just for funsies. Currently frustrated and bored, I decided to apply to the Trump Administration. I read about so many unfilled positions. See: Trump Administration Open Positions I legit filled out an application!!!😂😂😎😂 https://apply.whitehouse.gov I used my “creative resume” which I made for fun. Jewelz jewelzkitchen.wordpress.com Austin, TX Objective To someday have the resources and capital to travel the world … Continue reading Frustrated and bored, I filled out an application to work for the Trump Administration.. just for fun.

Meal Prep done! Under 300 calorie meal!

I’m getting back on track with my meal prep! The last couple of weeks, my meal prep schedule has been thrown out of whack. It’s Tuesday, and I’m just now cooking both a meal prep, and a breakfast prep today. Continue reading Meal Prep done! Under 300 calorie meal!

Wild Cod Fish Tacos – Mango Marinade – banana pudding cake

My friend’s birthday was coming up, I was given a request for a birthday dinner seafood dinner. I’m cooking on a budget, & decided to make fish tacos! Continue reading Wild Cod Fish Tacos – Mango Marinade – banana pudding cake

The day I beat a fast food craving

I am working on losing weight. I managed to lose about 20 pounds (not very quickly). I can still stand to lose another 15 pounds to be an ideal weight for my height. I don’t usually have much willpower. However, yesterday I successfully avoided succumbing to the urge to stop for fast food. It’s not even something I do very often. I made sure to … Continue reading The day I beat a fast food craving

Hearty Split Pea Soup

Hearty Split Pea Soup This homemade soup is a hearty soup. It is both filling soup and a low-calorie soup. This large batch of winter soup also works great for meal prep. You can also easily do a recipe modification, and cut the recipe in half. My grandma used to make split pea soup. I’ve only made it one or two times before. I thought … Continue reading Hearty Split Pea Soup

Chili for days

Chili with corn Traditional chili – mild Chicken chili ingredients below: 1 lb baked chicken breast Organic chicken broth ~ 32oz container 3 cans of cannellini beans ~~ can also substitute Great Northern beans, or navy beans. 1 can of black beans. 2 cans of whole kernel corn. You can also use frozen corn. 1 can of diced tomatoes ~~ I used Red Gold brand … Continue reading Chili for days

Ultimate Loaded Garlic Bread Pizza

Because I am more of a thrifty gourmet, I decided to take advantage of Walmart’s clearance bakery shelf.  I had picked up a huge loaf of seasoned Italian bread for only 50 cents.  What could I make with this? I created this ultimate loaded garlic bread recipe.  I scoured the recipe inter-webs for the kind of loaded garlic bread I wanted to make.  I basically … Continue reading Ultimate Loaded Garlic Bread Pizza

Beef Tacos, Fish Tacos & Steak Fajitas

Although I tend to make chicken fajita tacos most often,  sometimes I mix it up with marinated steak fajitas, and also fish tacos! Yummy onion with red and green bell pepper.  🌶🌶 Above, I decided to dice up some red cabbage and saute that, along with some ground sirloin to make tacos! I topped it with some romaine lettuce, shredded cheese, and slices of cherry tomato. In … Continue reading Beef Tacos, Fish Tacos & Steak Fajitas

Chicken Fajita Tacos

CHICKEN FAJITA TACOS Although I am from Wisconsin, I have lived in Texas for a number of years now. Tacos are life. Despite what limitations acid re-flux may dictate on the level of heat I can tolerate. I have made a lot of variations on tacos over the last few years. Start by slicing up red onions and bell peppers in a colorful array of … Continue reading Chicken Fajita Tacos