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Consume Yourself: Ricotta Stuffed Chicken (or Fish)

  Cheese is by far one of the best things ever created. Even better, my father recently started making homemade cheese. I think he’s mastered the art of Ricotta cheese production. And with fresh Ricotta around, it’s only natural that we find a delicious way to incorporate it into our Sunday family dinner!   I … Continue reading

Consume Yourself: Tomato Cake

  I love tomatoes. Fortunately, I have a father who loves to grow tomatoes – so I’m in luck! With tomato season in full bloom, there’s no shortage of tomatoes in our house. We’re constantly trying out new recipes featuring this plump fruit.   My sister has a great recipe she found from Food Network … Continue reading

Consume Yourself: Greek-Pesto Omelet

  The best part of Sunday morning, other than being off work, is being able to cook breakfast at a leisurely pace. A simple, yet hearty breakfast is the perfect start to an easy-going Sunday.   To start my last day of the weekend right, I whipped up a delicious Greek-Pesto Omelet. It was a … Continue reading

Consume Yourself: Cauliflower Buffalo Wings

Recently, I gave up eating red meat and poultry. (For further reading on my decision to give up meat, see my other blog, Simply Jessica Kate.) In the world of food consumption, I now identify myself as a Pescatarian, or fish eater. I’m not big fan of red meat anyways so the transition has been … Continue reading

Consume Yourself: Baked Spaghetti Squash

  Eating healthy is about making better choices when snacking and preparing meals. This evening, I made the smart decision to cook a light, yet satisfying dinner. I picked something full of nutrition and lower on fat and carbs.   So what was the lucky entrée this evening? Spaghetti Squash! It’s a low-calorie and loaded … Continue reading

Consume Yourself: Quinoa & Black Bean Burgers

To our Consume Room followers: We didn’t disappear – we’ve just been busy with other life ventures. But we’ve returned and we’re bearing gifts of exciting new culinary creations!   Lately, I’m finding that I’ve become incredibly picky when it comes to the food I consume. It’s not a bad thing considering all the junk … Continue reading

Consume Yourself: Spinach Turkey Burgers

  Hello loyal food consumers! I know we’ve let you down by not posting anything in awhile but we’re back and ready to share some tasty recipes. Last Sunday I had the afternoon off work. So I decided to spend my free time in the kitchen. In preparation for My 28-Day Get Fit Body Cleanse, … Continue reading

Consume Yourself: Buffalo Chicken Dip

  Last week, America celebrated its birthday on the 4th of July. It was a day filled with family, friends, fireworks, beer and of course, good food. My parents and I attended a star-spangled gathering in Ft. Lauderdale, where we feasted on assorted holiday fare, including my famous Buffalo Chicken Dip. This zesty mix of … Continue reading

Consume Yourself: Kerri’s Signature Mango Salsa

  It’s one of my favorite times of the year, mango season. In the summer, they’re easy to find and decently priced. And, if you’re lucky like I am, you could have a mother who provides you with a steady supply of these succulent and refreshing fruit. One of the perks of having such a … Continue reading

Lo-Cal Libations: Fresh Top-Shelf Margarita

  I’m a sucker for a good margarita. However, I’m not a sucker for high-calorie, super-sweet cocktails. So I put my own spin on a recipe for Puro Margaritas I found on Tequila.net. I took their simple recipe and added a splash of club soda and Gran Marnier, making it top-shelf and about 175 calories. It … Continue reading