Chipotle Shrimp & Salad

Steph Wagner

May 31, 2023

Chipotle Shrimp & Salad Shrimp with a Chipotle adobo kick! When Spring turns to Summer my mind wonders about crunchy, fresh veggies and new ways to flavor protein. Don’t get me wrong, grilled chicken is a common go-to in the Summer months (because the grill is my BFF for batch cooking) but seafood options help … Continue reading "Chipotle Shrimp & Salad"

Italian Chicken Roll Ups

Steph Wagner

December 14, 2022

Italian Chicken Roll Ups Bariatric friendly recipe high in protein and easy weeknight meal   Italian Chicken Roll Ups – bariatric friendly Be sure and add these Italian Chicken Roll Ups on your post-op friendly menu! If you enjoy it, add it to your list of go-to recipes! Keeping meats moist Baking chicken in marinara … Continue reading "Italian Chicken Roll Ups"

Pineapple Mexi Shredded Chicken

Steph Wagner

August 8, 2022

Pineapple Mexi Shredded Chicken   Easy Bariatric protein recipe for shredded chicken with pineapple, salsa verde and lime juice     Chicken, when done right is a powerful post-op friend Chicken can be so boring. Or it can be really dry. Or it hits too heavy. But. Chicken is also really filling and protein packed … Continue reading "Pineapple Mexi Shredded Chicken"

Easy Italian Meatloaf

Steph Wagner

July 28, 2022

Easy Italian Meatloaf Meatloaf, an awesome Low Carb Weight Loss Surgery Recipe with so many flavor options   I am a meatloaf fan. I just plain adore meatloaf. This Easy Italian Meatloaf is both easy and full of Italian seasonings. Amazing. Over a decade ago I started working in bariatric surgery and the dietitian who … Continue reading "Easy Italian Meatloaf"

Creamy Cilantro Chicken Wraps

Steph Wagner

July 25, 2022

Creamy Cilantro Chicken Wraps Bariatric lunch or dinner with shredded chicken, cilantro avocado dressing   Cook chicken once, shred and add different toppings for different nights! The Creamy Cilantro dressing used in this recipe is one of my favorites and great news, I bought it at Walmart. Sure every region will differ but my hope … Continue reading "Creamy Cilantro Chicken Wraps"

Walnut Rosemary Pork Tenderloin

Steph Wagner

July 14, 2022

Walnut Rosemary Pork Tenderloin Bariatric Recipe with a flavorful coating on lean pork   Pork Tenderloin after Bariatric Surgery I really love cooking with pork tenderloin. It’s such a great change of pace from chicken but it does make enough protein for either the whole family or for leftovers. It’s easy to add a variety … Continue reading "Walnut Rosemary Pork Tenderloin"

Broccoli Salad

Steph Wagner

June 30, 2022

Broccoli Salad Bariatric Recipe for broccoli salad using lower fat and sugar ingredients   I love the vibrant colors and fresh flavors of broccoli salad (broccoli slaw)? Just a few tweaks to this recipe will bring down the fat and sugar content of a more traditional version. I used a pomegranate vinegar because I had … Continue reading "Broccoli Salad"

Lasagna Stew

Steph Wagner

February 16, 2022

Lasagna Stew   Bariatric friendly, protein packed Lasagna Stew Bariatric friendly Lasagna style recipes This recipe has been modified from Dashing Dish for a more bariatric friendly option. This Lasagna Stew recipe is full of rich Italian flavors, just like that in a lasagna! Now I have certainly made Zucchini Lasagna as a low carb … Continue reading "Lasagna Stew"