Dinner · Recipes

Middle Eastern Cuisine Night

I cooked with lamb for the first time last night.  I’ve always loved the Kabob & Kefta dish from Shahrazad Restaurant back in Milwaukee, WI. http://www.shahrazadrestaurant.com/dinein.htm I haven’t had that dish for many years and I never considered I could create a similar kabob at home.  This dish turned out awfully close to what I…… Continue reading Middle Eastern Cuisine Night


Comfort Food Dinner

The weather recently started to turn so I’m craving comfort foods.  Tonight, I opted for mashed “potatoes” and meatloaf.  Since I’m still looking to lose 15lbs, my usual meatloaf recipe with pork won’t do.  I opted for the skinny meatloaf from Skinny Kitchen: http://www.skinnykitchen.com/recipes/skinny-meatloaf-2/ (We are looking at 5 WW Points+ points) & Food Networks…… Continue reading Comfort Food Dinner


Weight Watchers Baked Beef Ziti, It’s what was for dinner

Quick, easy, and pretty low in points, what more could a girl ask for? Well, in this case, I could ask for a recipe that uses more beef.  I tried out this Weight Watchers recipe after making the almond butter last night. https://www.weightwatchers.com/food/rcp/RecipePage.aspx?recipeid=68091 While this was pretty tasty, it only called for 1/3lb of ground…… Continue reading Weight Watchers Baked Beef Ziti, It’s what was for dinner