Chicken Caesar Wraps

INGREDIENTS 3 cups shredded romaine lettuce 2 cups cooked chicken, chopped 6 slices cooked bacon, chopped ¼ cup grated Parmesan cheese ¼ cup croutons ½ cup Caesar dressing 5-6 flour tortillas (8 inch) DIRECTIONS Add the first 5 ingredients to a medium bowl. Mix in caesar dressing until evenly coated. …

MANGO BANANA AVOCADO SMOOTHIE WITH CHIA SEEDS

INGREDIENTS 1 cup mango (from 1 small Ataulfo mango) 1 banana, frozen ½ avocado ½ cup Greek yogurt ½ cup milk (any kind you prefer) 1 tbsp chia seeds sweetener to taste (I use 1 tbsp honey) DIRECTIONS Blend all ingredients together in a food processor or blender until combined …

SATAY CHICKEN NOODLE SALAD

INGREDIENTS Dressing ¼ cup peanut butter (preferably smooth) 1 garlic clove, minced 1 tbsp sesame oil 2 tbsp soy sauce 2 tsp brown sugar 1½ tbsp sriracha, or 2 tsp chili paste/sauce + 2 tsp vinegar 2 tbsp lime juice 6 tbsp coconut milk (I used low fat) 2 tbsp …

SLOW COOKER APPLE CRISP

INGREDIENTS: SLOW COOKER APPLE CRISP INGREDIENTS: 8 apples, peeled, cored and thinly-sliced 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1/3 cup packed brown sugar 2 teaspoons McCormick Ground Cinnamon pinch of salt cinnamon crumble (see below) optional serving suggestions: vanilla ice cream, warm caramel sauce CINNAMON OAT CRUMBLE INGREDIENTS: 1 cup (uncooked) old-fashioned oats 2/3 cup …

Broccoli Apple Salad

INGREDIENTS 4 cups fresh broccoli florets, (about 2 medium heads) ½ cup shredded carrots ¼ cup diced red onion 2 large apples, finely chopped (I used gala apples) ½ cup pecans, coarsely chopped ½ cup dried cranberries Creamy dressing ingredients: ½ cup lite mayonnaise ½ cup low fat greek yogurt …

date night mushroom pasta with goat cheese

INGREDIENTS 16 ounces uncooked whole wheat farfalle pasta 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons oil 24 ounces fresh mushrooms, sliced (I used cremini and shiitake) ¼ cup minced garlic or shallots, or a combination of both a splash of white wine (about ⅓ cup) ½ cup heavy whipping cream 1 teaspoon …

RED VELVET CHEESECAKE CAKE

INGREDIENTS CHEESECAKE: Two (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, at room temperature 2/3 cup granulated white sugar pinch of salt 2 large eggs 1/3 cup sour cream 1/3 cup heavy whipping cream 1 teaspoon vanilla extract RED VELVET CAKE: 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1 1/2 cups granulated white sugar 3 …

SUPER EASY TWIX POUND CAKE

INGREDIENTS 1 (16oz) Frozen Pound Cake, thawed (or homemade) 8oz. soft caramels (such as Kraft), unwrapped 2 tbsp evaporated milk 6oz. chocolate almond bark (found in the baking isle) DIRECTIONS Place the pound cake on a sheet of parchment paper. Melt the caramel and evaporated milk in a double boiler, …

S’mores Bars

INGREDIENTS 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup fine graham cracker crumbs 1/4 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1/2 cup packed light-brown sugar 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1 large egg 1 tsp vanilla extract 2 (4.4 oz) milk chocolate XL Hershey Bars 1 (7 …

Better Than Starbucks Lemon Loaf

INGREDIENTS 1½ c. flour 1 (3.4 oz.) package, instant Lemon pudding mix ½ tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. baking soda ½ tsp. salt 3 eggs 1 c. sugar 2 Tbsp. butter, softened 1 tsp. vanilla 2 tsp. lemon extract ⅓ c. fresh lemon juice ½ c. oil ¾ c. plain …