Low Carb Dijon Shrimp Skillet Using bold flavors of dijon mustard and sun-dried tomatoes One pan, super fast This Low-Carb Dijon Shrimp Skillet certainly a quick dinner and a “one pot wonder” using just the skillet. I used a steamer bag of green beans and pre-cooked shrimp to really speed things up! The quickest method … Continue reading "Low Carb Dijon Shrimp Skillet"
Air Fryer Salmon Fresh salmon cooked quickly for fast bariatric friendly dinner My tip for cooking with salmon If you have an air fryer and interested in trying salmon – I highly recommend it! The best tip I have for cooking with salmon is to use fresh fillets instead of frozen. For years I … Continue reading "Air Fryer Salmon"
Shrimp and Cauliflower Grits Shrimp sautéed with lemon, riced cauliflower to replace cheesy grits A word about gaining flavor It’s true. The first time I tried to create this Shrimp and Cauliflower Grits, it was okay but my husband was honest enough to tell me it just didn’t have much flavor. I … Continue reading "Shrimp and Cauliflower Grits"
Asian Shrimp Zucchini Pasta Simple Bariatric friendly, Asian inspired recipe Simple Sauce, Simple Recipes I recently posted a recipe for Asian Chicken Thighs and loved the flavor so much I also adapted it for this Asian Shrimp Zucchini Pasta dinner! I use frozen, cooked shrimp to keep my life simple. I love recipe that are … Continue reading "Asian Shrimp Zucchini Pasta"
Kale Shrimp Caesar Salad Bariatric friendly kale salad with familiar flavors of shrimp and caesar dressing There are so many things to love about shrimp recipes, in my humble opinion. It’s a lean protein – so it’s filling without the fat content. It’s super fast to cook – hallelujah. It’s very adaptable the … Continue reading "Kale Shrimp Caesar Salad"
Pesto Shrimp with Summer Squash Fresh flavors, protein focused, bariatric friendly recipe Okay post-op friends. I’ve got another great shrimp recipe for you! I love the flavors in this recipe – the pesto and my favorite seasonings for sure. I also really love the texture. I’m a fan of summer squash with a little … Continue reading "Pesto Shrimp with Summer Squash"
Pesto Grilled Shrimp and Squash Shrimp is a wonderful bariatric protein source! So fast and easy to cook with several options to flavor it with. Many patients do well with the texture of shrimp…as long as it keeps them full enough! More dense protein sources like beef and chicken breast can be hard to “fit … Continue reading "Pesto Grilled Shrimp and Squash"
Spicy Shrimp “Burrito” Bowl I love using shrimp as a quick and easy protein source that also changes up the pace in the kitchen. It’s a great bariatric surgery protein source! Small in size, quick to make, versatile in flavor. If you have access to fresh and yummy shrimp, I am jealous. I live … Continue reading "Spicy Shrimp “Burrito” Bowl"
Cilantro Lime Cauliflower Rice Bariatric friendly Mexican side dish No doubt about it, cilantro lime rice is a bit time favorite for most people! Okay sure, unless you don’t like cilantro but why would you be reading this if you didn’t?? After weight loss surgery, rice isn’t recommended for a handful of reasons. The two … Continue reading "Cilantro Lime Cauliflower Rice"
Sheet Pan Salmon and Brussel Sprouts