Skinnytaste Meal Plan (August 26-September 1)

A free 7-day flexible weight loss meal plan including breakfast, lunch and dinner and a shopping list. All recipes include calories and Weight Watchers SmartPoints┬«. Weekly Meal Plan I added some of my family’s favorite recipes to the meal plan this week such as Orecchiette with Sausage and Broccoli Rabe, Chicken Parmesan and Picadillo. If55

How to Make Bacon in the Oven

Want to know the secret to perfectly crispy bacon every time? Bake it in the oven! It’s easy to make and easy to clean up. (No more bacon grease splatters on the stove!) Continue reading “How to Make Bacon in the Oven” ┬╗

How to Make Zucchini Noodles

Nowadays, spiralized zucchini noodles are easy to find at the store, but they’re so much better when freshly cut. Curly & long, they seem like a natural pasta substitute, but let me tell you – these fresh, vibrant veggie noodles can do so much more than sub in for spaghetti! I add them to soups,55

Blistered Cherry Tomatoes

Over the last two years, Jack and I have found that cherry tomatoes are surprisingly easy to grow. We haven’t had success with everything we’ve tried raising (this year mint has been especially tricky), but our cherry tomato plants are going pretty well. We started them from transplants, and now they’re thriving in big pots55

Birdless Chicken Noodle Soup | Vegan

This vegan chicken noodle soup recipe is from my cookbook Great Vegan Meals for the Carnivorous Family. With a flavourful and authentic broth and shredded jackfruit this plant-based bowl of comfort is a dead ringer for traditional chicken noodle soup. I have a Plant-Based Resources page here on the blog – if you haven’t checked55

Crispy Potatoes with Lemon Dill Tahini Dressing

Ever since I made that Lemon Dill Tahini Dressing a couple weeks ago I’ve been using everything and anything as a vehicle to get it in my mouth. 😅 One of my favorite vehicles, by far, are potatoes. So this week I made these Crispy Potatoes with Lemon Dill Tahini Dressing as sort of a55