Turkey Broccoli and Cauliflower Rice Casserole Putting leftover turkey to a delicious use in this low carb, flavorful casserole When Thanksgiving plans changed, I had a LOT of turkey Like many of you this 2020 Thanksgiving season was different. When we changed our plans to stay home and prioritize safety for our family … Continue reading "Turkey Broccoli and Cauliflower Rice Casserole"
Turkey and Zucchini Stir Fry Bariatric friendly easy weeknight meal using ground turkey and zucchini is a simple stir fry When I feel I am at the cusp of getting stuck in a rut with recipes and cooking, stir fry tends to be a great way to change up my rhythm. For whatever reason, … Continue reading "Turkey and Zucchini Stir Fry"
Turkey Pesto Meatballs and Zucchini Noodles Lean ground turkey and fresh pesto make these delicious Turkey Pesto Meatballs Why Grated Parmesan Cheese is my favorite pantry staple Years ago when I started working in a Bariatric Surgery Clinic I learned from the dietitian I work alongside to use Grated Parmesan Cheese instead of breadcrumbs … Continue reading "Turkey Pesto Meatballs and Zucchini Noodles"
Turkey Meatball Soup Turkey meatball soup for the Instant Pot or Slow Cooker A note about soup after weight loss surgery If you are thinking to yourself “I thought I wasn’t supposed to have soup after bariatric surgery?” I would say that you aren’t wrong. You might also be thinking, I wasn’t … Continue reading "Turkey Meatball Soup"
Turkey Kielbasa and Sweet Peppers Skillet Dairy free high protein recipe using turkey kielbasa and sweet peppers Essentially a ‘no cook’ recipe! Because this recipe calls for pre-cooked turkey kielbasa sausage, there really is no true cooking involved! The most work you’ll have for this Turkey Kielbasa and Sweet Peppers Skillet is … Continue reading "Turkey Kielbasa and Sweet Peppers Skillet"
Turkey Sausage and Veggies Packet Easy 4 ingredient meal on the grill Cutting down on fat grams There is a reason this is Turkey Sausage and Veggies Packet instead of just sausage and veggies packet. The difference in fat grams is HUGE! If you didn’t know you can purchase pre-cooked turkey kielbasa sausage in … Continue reading "Turkey Sausage and Veggies Packet"
Egg Roll Salad Jars Ground turkey, kale mix and Asian marinade Egg Roll Bowl, Egg Roll Salad Jars If you have not already tried egg roll bowl for dinner, I recommend doing so! The flavors are an exciting change of pace but with a packaged bag of salad or cole slaw mix, it is … Continue reading "Egg Roll Salad Jars"
Taco Salad in a Jar Easy bariatric friendly lunch idea Assembling the Jars I’ve made a few variations of salad in a jar type of recipes and for me, the key is layer ingredients from most wet to most dry. Keeping the lettuce at the top makes sense, sometimes it’s the other ingredients that take … Continue reading "Taco Salad in a Jar"
Italian Zucchini Stew Hearty blend of ground turkey, tomatoes and zucchini I don’t post recipes that I don’t really enjoy personally (I have made several recipes that were NOT worthy of taking a picture!) However, there are some recipes that I just really love more than others. This Italian Zucchini Stew is for sure one … Continue reading "Italian Zucchini Stew"