Tag Archive: Pasta

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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Oct 26

Creamy Tofu Pesto with Artichokes and Mushrooms

OK, guys. I’ve made a super exciting discovery! (Well, exciting as food discoveries go. I have to take my thrills where I can get them!) Remember how in the Creamy Pesto and Kielbasa recipe I was a little concerned about adding yogurt to my Spinach Pesto in order to add creaminess, because it adds that …

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Jul 27

P90x Spaghetti

The nice thing about the P90x nutrition plan is that, even though you are on a low-carb diet in the first phase, as long as you keep track of your portions, you can still enjoy some of your favorite foods. Take this tasty P90x spaghetti recipe – it is warm, hearty, and something you always …

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Jun 29

Healthy Mac and Cheese!

Woot!!! Did you ever think you’d get yummy comfort food like this during P90x?! I always thought “healthy mac and cheese” was an oxymoron – but this recipe creates a scrumptious ooey gooey baked mac and cheese that I would eat any day of the week, even without P90x…now I’ll never go back! Ingredients: 4 …

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Jun 18

Creamy Pesto with Kielbasa

Imagine my exceeding great joy today when I discovered that kielbasa, one of my favorite meat ingredients of all time, comes in a lean turkey variety, 95% fat free! Woot! I’m really starting to love how turkey has been turned into a parody of all of my favorite pork products… I’ve checked the stats, and …

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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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