Tag Archive: Chicken Broth

Jun 26

Minestrone Soup

Growing up I hated sandwiches. Weird, I know! I actually didn’t discover a sandwich I liked until I married my hubby and he made me a delicious sandwich with leftover Thanksgiving turkey. And of course, now I’m addicted to Tomato, Basil, and Mozzerella Sandwiches, so I guess I’m a poster-child for trying new things even when you previously …

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Sep 09

Barley Vegetable Soup

Barley Vegetable Soup

You know me. Vegis and I have a love-hate relationship. OK, so mostly hate. But nevertheless, my hubby and I are eating them, because you have to eat your vegetables when you do P90x! So here is another not-terrible way to eat your vegetable servings. I know, such a glowing recommendation for my own recipe! …

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May 24

Mediterranean Mushrooms and Garlic Chicken

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Shhh, here’s my favorite P90x cooking secret: mushrooms are an excellent substitute for pasta! I just take my favorite pasta recipes, and if my hubby has already had his carb for the day, I put mushrooms in where the pasta would normally be. This healthy Mediterranean recipe is a perfect example. Normally it would be …

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May 17

Spinach Pesto

One of the hardest parts of the first phase of P90x (or any low-carb diet, for that matter) is that you end up missing complex flavors. Sauces tend to be the first thing to go. This pesto is the antidote to that!! Ingredients for Pesto Sauce: 1 cup spinach 1 cup fresh basil 1 clove …

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May 13

Portabella Tasties

Portabella Tasties

I have never cooked with portabella mushrooms before, but my husband loves mushrooms in all forms, so I came up with this easy concoction! Ingredients: 2 portabella mushroom caps 4 1/2 oz. cooked turkey breast (I use Foster Farms pre-packaged turkey) 2 (loosely packed) cups raw spinach 2 slices turkey bacon low-sodium chicken broth (as …

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