Category: Recipe – Dinner

Chinese 5-Spice Pork Casserole (Lower Carb, Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free)

After following a lower-carb lifestyle for almost 10 years, I’ve learned to find substitutes for many of my former, carb-loaded favorites such as pasta, potato salad, mashed potatoes and rice. I have not been a big casserole person as they are usually

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White Turkey Chili (Slow Cooker)

This white turkey chili hits the spot when the weather turns cold. It’s a nice alternative to tomato-based chili. Putting everything in the slow cooker in the morning makes the whole house smell wonderful just a few hours later. You can keep this

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Chinese 5-Spice Pork (Slow Cooker)

With a fragrant blend of fennel, star anise, cinnamon, pepper, and cloves, this Chinese 5-Spice pork adds a unique flavor to dinner. You can blend your own at home but most grocery stores carry the spice ready made. Serve this pork atop

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Ginger Thai Meatballs

These ginger Thai meatballs are bite-sized morsels of tasty goodness. If you love Thai take-out but not all the salt and sugar that comes with it, these will satisfy your craving. Browning the meatballs in a skillet before finishing them off

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Meatloaf (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Egg Free)

Meatloaf

Meatloaf is a staple that is hard to mess up. Our recipe does not call for the traditional egg and breadcrumbs – who needs them?! Without these ingredients, our meatloaf tends to be more tender and can crumble more easily.

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Pan-seared Stuffed Pork Chops

Pan-seared Pork Chops

They had some gorgeous organic dandelion greens today at the farmer’s market. Yes, the kind that grow in your yard! I had never cooked with dandelion greens before so I thought I’d give them a try to get out of our

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