Garlic Lovers Salmon

Ingredients 2 pound side of salmon, boneless and skinless 4 tablespoons butter 8 cloves garlic, peeled and roughly chopped 1/4 cup dry white wine 2 tablespoons freshly-squeezed lemon juice, plus extra lemon wedges for serving salt and pepper 1/4 cup chopped fresh Italian parsley 1/4 cup thinly-sliced green onions Directions Heat oven to 375°F. Or…

Spring Rolls

Ingredients 1 package spring roll rice wrappers 1 package vermicelli rice noodles 2 mangos , peeled and sliced into thin strips 1 large carrot , peeled and shredded or sliced into thin strips 1 large English cucumber , peeled and thinly sliced 1 pound small, cooked shrimp , deveined, tails removed 1 bunch fresh mint…

Beet Pancakes/Waffles

Ingredients 2 cups rolled oats uncooked. 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 2 large eggs 1/2 cup plain yogurt 2 tsp pure vanilla extract 4 ounce beets cooked and peeled. I find that roasted beets offer up a stronger color 1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce or mashed ripe banana 3 tbsp maple syrup 2…

Light Chicken Piccata with Lemony acini de Pepe

Ingredients 1 cup uncooked acini de Pepe pasta2 teaspoons grated lemon rind4 (4-ounce) chicken cutlets1/4 teaspoon kosher salt1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper1 tablespoon olive oil1/4 cup white wine1/2 cup fat-free, lower-sodium chicken broth1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice1 tablespoon chilled butter, cut into small pieces2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley1 tablespoon capers Preparation Cook Acini according…

Cinnamon Toast Crunch Frozen Cake

Ingredients 6 c. Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cereal 1/2 c. butter, melted 1 gal. vanilla ice cream, softened 1 13-16 oz. jar dulce de leche Directions Make the crust: Place cereal in a food processor and pulse until you have fine crumbs. Alternatively, you can crush the cereal in a Ziploc bag with a rolling pin…

Shrimp Ceviche

Ingredients 1 lb shrimp (raw or cooked) peeled, deveined and diced 1 cup or more lime juice from 6 limes. (Cant ever have too much for ceviche) 2 roma tomatoes diced 1/2 red onion diced 1/2 bunch cilantro chopped 1 jalapeño seeded and minced 1/4 tsp black pepper or to taste 1 cup Clamato juice…

Pineapple Upside-down Cake

Ingredients Topping Ingredients 4 tablespoons butter or 1/4 cup 1 cup brown sugar 1 20 ounce can pineapple rings in pineapple juice, drained (save the juice) Cake Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 3 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 8 tablespoons butter or 1/2 cup or 1 stick softened (I use salted butter) 3/4 cup…

Tik Tok’s Baked Feta Pasta

Ingredients 1 pt. cherry or grape tomatoes 1 shallot, quartered 3 cloves garlic, smashed (optional) 1/2 c. extra virgin olive oil, divided salt Crushed red pepper flakes 1 (8-oz.) block feta 3 sprigs thyme  10 oz. pasta Zest of 1 lemon (optional) Directions Preheat oven to 350F In a large ovenproof skillet or glass pyrex…

Matcha Mint cocoa Chia Pudding

Ingredients Chia Pudding (brown layer) 2 bananas (frozen) 2 tbsp cocoa powder 1/2 cup almond milk Chia Pudding (green layer) 1/4 cup chia seeds 1 cup almond milk 1/2 tsp mint extract 1 1/2 tbsp matcha powder 1/2 tbsp honey Leave your chia puddings in the fridge over night. In the morning, layer your pudding…

Oatmeal Crispy Waffles

Ingredients 3 cups old fashioned oats 3 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 4 large eggs 1 and 1/2 cups milk 1/2 cup + 2 tablespoons liquid coconut oil 2 teaspoons vanilla extract Instructions Add all ingredients into a blender. Blend until smooth (it took about 3 minutes in my blender). Let batter rest while…