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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: 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: Eggplant Parmesan

    Since yesterday’s post featured Kerri’s signature dish, I figured today would be a good day to share mine with you. Growing up, my favorite dish was my mother’s Eggplant Parmesan. She didn’t make it very often, but every time she did it was amazing! So when I moved out and got my own … Continue reading

Consume Yourself: Shrimp Stuffed Peppers

  Everyone has a signature dish that they are constantly asked to make. Week after week, Jessica talks me into making my scrumptious Shrimp Stuffed Peppers. Although they require a lot of chopping, they are fairly easy to make and leave my guests ranting and raving. Since friends and family always ask me how to … Continue reading

Consume Yourself: Fried Green Tomato BLTs

  One day, a friend of mine told me that she had made Fried Green Tomato BLTs for her and her husband. Immediately, I wanted to go home and make one for myself. Sadly, this was not possible for two reasons; I was at work and I didn’t have any of the ingredients for it … Continue reading

Consume Yourself: Soy Dog Reuben Sliders

  In my last post, Consume Yourself: My 350 Calorie Turkey Reuben, I promised a recipe for a vegetarian version of the Reuben. Today I’m going to fulfill that promise. Since Kerri and Michelle are both vegetarians, they are always coming up with creative ways of turning non-vegetarian dishes into meatless ones. Their version of … Continue reading