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air fried green tomatoes
Appetizers, Recipes, Sides

Air Fryer Green Tomatoes

Who likes fried green tomatoes 🍅!? In the spirit of cookin’ southern, I made these Air Fried Green Tomatoes with Avocado 🥑 Horseradish sauce along with the Shrimp & Grits the other day. They were so good!! These are great for all health goals – including weight loss. Social Buzz Instagram TikTok Pinterest Facebook Ingredient […]

Recipes, Sides

Mediterranean Brussel Sprouts

When I think of the Mediterranean, my first thoughts are of the deep blue crystal clear waters and the fresh approach of the cuisine. Located between Africa and Europe, the Mediterranean has always been a way for people from these two continents to exchange their rich heritage. So take a deep breath and dive into […]

Appetizers, Recipes, Salads, Sides

Kale Apple Beet Coleslaw

This kale apple coleslaw (with an optional addition of beets) is a creative twist on traditional coleslaw, with a sweet and tart flavor combination. It is much lighter than traditional coleslaw and very nutritious! This beautiful and tasty salad, will not only enrich your body with vitamins but will also enrich all of your senses. […]

lighter broccoli salad
Appetizers, Recipes, Salads, Sides

Lighter Broccoli Salad

Sometimes a party salad just doesn’t do it without all the fixin’s! Therefore, this broccoli salad still includes cheddar and bacon, but is made lighter to greatly reduce the guilt. You and your party guests won’t know the difference! So if you really want to surprise everyone, even yourself, take this broccoli salad with you, […]

Breakfast, Recipes, Sides

Low-Fat Creamy Grits

These Grits are far less fat than traditional ones, but still creamy and delicious.  I would classify this recipe as a “better alternative” rather than a suggestion if you are looking to lose weight. Grits are a fantastic food. They are inexpensive, quick, and easy to make. They can be a great alternative to mashed […]