Angelic Food

Low Carb Avocado Tuna Salad

low carb avocado tuna salad recipe

The Avocado: Not Yet, Not Yet, Not Yet, Not Yet, Eat Me Now, Too Late! (Avocado Quote). If you are on a low carb diet, or any diet for that matter, here is a way to lighten up your tuna salad. This low carb avocado tuna salad uses avocado in place of the mayo that you normally would use. It ... Read More »

Lemon-Roasted Chicken Legs

Lemon roasted chicken legs recipe

“A hen is only an egg’s way of making another egg.” – Samuel Butler (chicken quote) This healthy lemon and rosemary chicken legs recipe is quick an easy, but does require marinating. I like to do that the night before. From there, it is a super quick and easy healthy dinner for your family. Print Lemon-Roasted Chicken Legs Author: Carleen Recipe ... Read More »

Herb Roasted Vegetables

Go vegetable heavy. Reverse the psychology of your plate by making meat the side dish and vegetables the main course. — Bobby Flay (vegetable quote).   Winter vegetables make a vibrant, healthy display in this satisfying side dish. Choose the most brightly colored vegetables you can find for the most nutrients. If you can find specialty items like golden beets or ... Read More »

Roasted Asparagus, Pear, and Walnut Salad

Friends are the bacon bits in the salad bowl of life (salad quote). This asparagus, pear, and walnut salad is healthy, yet full of taste. If you happen to have the grill fired up, grill the asparagus spears and pear slices instead of roasting them for a completely new flavor. A bit of crumbled Roquefort or Gorgonzola adds a great deep ... Read More »

Juicy Chocolate Covered Strawberries

I love berries. Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, black berries, anything with an ‘errie’ in it! –Jordin Sparks (Berry Quote) Chocolate dipped strawberries are such a healthy dessert that they get an angel instead of a devil! Chocolate is a great antioxidant and berries have health benefits as well. So go ahead and indulge! Bite into a hard coat of chocolate and ... Read More »

Firkin Mac and Cheese Clone Recipe

Age is of no importance. Unless you are cheese – An Old Man Fancy (Cheese Quote) I love Mac and Cheese. I particularly love Mac and Cheese when it is made with tasty veggies and truffle oil! Then, it is even better when it comes with a great beer. There is a restaurant and beer bar in Libertyville, Illinois, called ... Read More »

Healthy Lemon Braised Chicken

When life gives you lemons, grab the tequila. ― Ben Fox (lemon quote) If you love lemons and garlic, then you will love this recipe. It is quite easy to make and, when done in the Dutch oven or French oven , the chicken comes out ultra tender. However, you can make this in any baking dish or roasting pan. You start ... Read More »

Hearty Kielbasa Soup

“A first-rate soup is more creative than a second-rate painting.”– Abraham Maslow (Soup Quote) Soup is such a great winter food. My husband forwarded an Alton Brown Kielbasa soup recipe to me to try, so I made it up in my Le Crueset Oven. This is a pretty basic and hearty bean and meat based soup that is quite easy to ... Read More »

Chocolate Banana Cherry Yogurt Smoothie

Hey yogurt, if you’re so cultured, how come I never see you at the opera?  ~Attributed to Stephen Colbert (Yogurt Quote) The darker the better when it comes to chocolate. Research shows that Chocolate’s high antioxidant power can play an important role fighting clog formation in your arteries. Meanwhile, cherries are anti-inflammatory, and banana adds potassium. Yogurt adds a calcium ... Read More »

Blueberry Peach Kale Smoothie

I love berries. Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, black berries, anything with an ‘errie’ in it! –Jordin Sparks (berries quote) If you are looking for green smoothie ideas, try adding blueberries with kale. Kale is quite bitter, but blueberries tend to be strong enough to cover that up. Peach makes it a bit sweeter. I like to make this with skim milk, ... Read More »