Thin Sliced Grilled Steaks After the Bariatric liquid, pureed and soft diets are behind you, you might be ready to start considering beef and even, dare I say, steak?? Along with this recipe, for very thin sliced steaks, another recipes to try these Tasty Tiny Steak Bites as a way to start very small and very … Continue reading "Thin Sliced Grilled Steaks"
Black Bean Beef Burger If you’ve had baraitric surgery and you are past the pureed and soft phases of the diet – I’m guess you’ve often looked to burgers for a high protein meal. Why wouldn’t you? So easy to make and the flavors can vary hundreds of ways! In fact, in this post I … Continue reading "Black Bean Beef Burger"
Chicken Cilantro Lime Tomato Relish After bariatric surgery it can be a huge challenge to keep flavors fresh and exciting. You easily grow tired of the same tuna salad or hamburger patty. Both are great meals with lots of protein and simple to get together BUT food fatigue – growing so tired of the same … Continue reading "Chicken with Cilantro Lime Tomato Relish"
Sautéed Ranch Bell Peppers Bariatric surgery patient or not….the hunt for healthy vegetable side dishes that aren’t canned green beans is a real struggle. I love adding vegetables to my protein entree but doesn’t it feel like all the energy goes into the entree that you don’t really want to make a whole other recipe for … Continue reading "Sautéed Ranch Bell Peppers"
Red Pepper Enchilada Bean Puree The bariatric pureed diet is not for the faint of heart. Let’s face it. Although, congratulations on finishing your liquid diet! Now you get to embark on some very soft textured foods! It doesn’t have to be all bad. Keep in mind all bariatric programs differ in the recommendations so review … Continue reading "Red Pepper Enchilada Bean Puree – Bariatric Pureed Diet"
Scrambled Eggs and Sliced Tomatoes An easy bariatric breakfast. Watch the video for tips on how to make fluffy scrambled eggs without milk! Fluffy (Milk Free) Scrambled Eggs Print Recipe Scrambled Eggs with Sliced Tomatoes Votes: 0 Rating: 0 You: Rate this recipe! Add to Meal Plan: Select Course to Add: BreakfastLunchDinner This … Continue reading "Scrambled Eggs with Sliced Tomatoes"
Pizza Eggs I love pizza eggs! What a great way to make your eggs more egg-citing AND enjoy the flavor of pizza! This is such a quick recipe to put together. (If you need a refresher on tips for fluffy scrambled eggs, watch this video!) Add a little mozzarella and turkey pepperoni and enjoy the … Continue reading "Pizza Eggs"
Sweet and Smokey Steak Fajitas You know what’s GREAT NEWS about fajitas? They’re bariatric friendly! Sure, you have to skip the tortilla and rice, but when the flavor is as good as this is…no problem. I’ve always loved fajitas. When I started living out a low-carb lifestyle my first year as a bariatric dietitian, I … Continue reading "Sweet and Smokey Steak Fajitas"
Barbecue Beef and Broccoli Bowl Weight-loss surgery patients…you will nearly laugh when you see how easy this recipes is. Are you ready? Essentially 3 ingredients + some salt and pepper and you have a DELICIOUS and HIGH PROTEIN dinner on your table. Viola! The perfect bariatric patient meal in just minutes. Steam a frozen … Continue reading "Barbecue Beef and Broccoli Bowl"
Feta Tomato Omelette Eggs are a very controversial food for post-op bariatric surgery patients. Patients love them for their protein, flavor, convenience and cost…or HATE them and get frustrated with what to eat for breakfast. Chances are, if you’re reading this blog, you are in favor of eggs. Yay! This is a great recipe for … Continue reading "Feta Tomato Omelette"