Monthly Archives: January 2012

Low Calorie Ham & Swiss Lunch Roll

Here’s a fun little lunch recipe that’s just great for leftover ham. It’s a little higher than I like to go sodium-wise, but if I really watch what I eat the rest of the day it’s doable. Pair it with … Continue reading

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The Activia Edge

I’m not exactly what you would call a yogurt person, but sometimes you just have to bite the bullet. Especially when you’re taking antibiotics that apparently destroy all the good digestive bacteria in your gut. Suffice it to say I … Continue reading

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Potatoes Monet

Last month at our very last Modesto Farmer’s Market for the season, Monet Bonson (aka the Piperade lady) was giving away samples of this yummy potato casserole. Charles and I were immediately smitten and decided it would go great with … Continue reading

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Denny’s New Fit Fare Menu

Denny’s appears to be turning over a new leaf in 2012, as they’re promoting their new Fit Fare menu items. Granted you don’t usually think of Denny’s as a place that offers healthy eating options – after all, these are … Continue reading

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Turkey Ham vs. the Real Thing

OK, I admit it, I’ve never been a real big ham fan. Oh sure I’ll eat it if it’s offered to me as a dinner guest, and I’ve even been known to order it now and again at restaurants. But … Continue reading

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Curried Chicken and Rice Tartlets

Here’s a fun little snack recipe made with phyllo dough. It’s not one that freezes well, so you have to pretty much make what you are going to eat. I do the 12 servings because it works well in my … Continue reading

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