Jamaican Jerk Chicken Salad: Diet Food Can Taste This Good
Jan19

Jamaican Jerk Chicken Salad: Diet Food Can Taste This Good

It’s pretty easy to understand why nutritionists recommend salads for people who wish to lose weight. Salads can be complete meals in themselves. They’ve got the veggies, the protein, and the carbs all combined in one dish. And contrary to popular thinking, salads can be delicious and filling. Just take this Jamaican jerk chicken salad as an example. With this particular chicken salad recipe, you’ll get grilled...

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Belly-Busting Cobb Salad: A Delicious, Protein-Packed Meal
Jan19

Belly-Busting Cobb Salad: A Delicious, Protein-Packed Meal

I love a good salad that’s a complete meal in itself. Not only are they simpler and easier to prepare. They’re also filling, delicious, and nutritious. I have a lot of favorite salad recipes, and this Cobb salad is one of them. What makes this Cobb salad special? It’s full of ingredients that are good for you health-wise. Also, the salad is packed with proteins from eggs, bacon, chicken, and avocado, and these...

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Crockpot Ham and Beans Soup: A Delicious Use for Leftover Holiday Ham
Jan11

Crockpot Ham and Beans Soup: A Delicious Use for Leftover Holiday Ham

We always go for bone-in ham for the holidays even though I know it’s going to leave a lot of leftovers. Actually, I tend to get just as excited for leftover holiday ham as the actual ham served on Christmas dinner. Just imagine the stuff you can make with that bad boy. One of them is this crockpot ham and beans soup. This soup is quite simple. It’s made with dried beans, ham, water, and seasonings. But don’t assume...

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Pecan Pear Pomegranate Salad: A Light Post-Holiday Meal
Jan10

Pecan Pear Pomegranate Salad: A Light Post-Holiday Meal

After all the delicious food we typically indulge in during the holiday season, I more than welcome the opportunity to eat something light and simple come January. If I don’t have to cook my meal, then all the better. That’s why this pecan pear pomegranate salad is so appealing to me. You don’t have to cook anything to make this salad, unless you don’t have candied pecans left over from your holiday baking....

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Chicken Pasta Soup: Your Shield Against Cold-Weather Blues
Jan03

Chicken Pasta Soup: Your Shield Against Cold-Weather Blues

I like winter in general. It’s the season for snuggling up with your loved ones for warmth, for playing in the snow, for indulging in rich and hearty food. What I don’t like about winter, though, aside from having to plow snow off my driveway, is having my kids coming down with the cold or, worse, the flu. That’s why I need recipes like this chicken pasta soup. Soups like this one are a great nutrition booster that...

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Ravioli Sausage Soup: Quick Comfort Food
Dec06

Ravioli Sausage Soup: Quick Comfort Food

Soup is the panacea for all woes. Some say it’s chocolate, and I think they’re right. But I also think soup is pretty awesome for cheering people up whenever they’re feeling blue or under the weather, especially if the soup is anything like this ravioli sausage soup. This soup is the perfect combination of chunky, creamy, and flavorful. Ravioli and ground pork sausage forms most of the chunk in this soup, made even...

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