Baked Blackened Chicken

Steph Wagner

January 10, 2020

Baked Blackened Chicken   Assortment of seasonings to keep flavor in your baked chicken   Chicken after bariatric surgery Most post-ops find their biggest struggle with chicken is to make sure it doesn’t get too dry. (By the way, small bite sizes are the biggest key to enjoying chicken! Oh, you already knew that?! Black … Continue reading "Baked Blackened Chicken"

Chicken Pot Pie Stew

Steph Wagner

December 5, 2019

  Chicken Pot Pie Stew   Chicken pot pie stew with the warm hearty flavors of pot pie without the fat and carbs Note: the original idea for this recipe came from Dashing Dish and has been modified for the bariatric surgery diet Start with cooking cubed chicken In this day and age, I get … Continue reading "Chicken Pot Pie Stew"

Chicken Zoodle Stew

Steph Wagner

November 11, 2019

Chicken Zoodle Stew   Print Recipe Chicken Zoodle Stew Low carb version of a classic soup! Chicken, broth, fresh thyme without the noodles! Prep Time10 minsCook Time20 minsTotal Time30 mins Course: Main DishCuisine: American, Stove Top Servings: 4 servings Calories: 158 Author: Steph Wagner Ingredients1/2 cup white onion, diced10 baby carrots, diced3 stocks celery, diced1 … Continue reading "Chicken Zoodle Stew"

Hot Ham and Swiss Chicken Breasts

Steph Wagner

November 8, 2019

Hot Ham and Swiss Chicken Breasts Served with sautéed mushrooms and tomato slices Chicken Cordon Bleu, re-done What is “Hot Ham and Swiss Chicken Breasts?” – really, it’s a spin off a classic Chicken Cordon Bleu. Traditionally Chicken Cordon Bleu is a dish with meat wrapped around cheese. How most have come to know it … Continue reading "Hot Ham and Swiss Chicken Breasts"

Greek Chicken Bari Bento Box

Steph Wagner

November 7, 2019

Greek Chicken Bari Bento Box – Make Ahead Lunch Idea Greek Chicken, Tomatoes and Cucumbers and Yogurt Dill Dip   Bento Boxes are Cute There is something precious about the Bento Box. They are just CUTE! Also, very practical and feels so great to have lunches prepped in advance. There is also wonderful benefit of … Continue reading "Greek Chicken Bari Bento Box"

Chicken Cacciatore

Steph Wagner

August 19, 2019

Chicken Cacciatore   Chicken Cacciatore also known as Hunters Stew Lean protein, fresh vegetables I love this recipe because it brings fresh flavors and texture with the vegetables plus it keeps the chicken moist and easily to tolerate after weight loss surgery!   Print Recipe Chicken Cacciatore Cacciatore means 'hunter' in Italian and is a … Continue reading "Chicken Cacciatore"

Asian Peanut Chicken Skewers

Steph Wagner

April 30, 2019

Asian Peanut Chicken Skewers Asian dressing with powdered peanut butter provide new flavor to grilled chicken and vegetables   Light Asian dressing and powered peanut butter, my new favorite combo I’ve made a few bariatric recipes using these two ingredients and I have love the flavor combo! A few weeks ago I made an Asian … Continue reading "Asian Peanut Chicken Skewers"

Instant Pot Taco Chicken

Steph Wagner

January 18, 2019

Instant Pot Taco Chicken Weight loss surgery pressure cooker recipe One of the best features by far of using the Instant Pot is the ability to make chicken MOIST and quickly. I also love that once you know the basic recipe, you can add several adaptations very quickly! For this version of a basic Instant … Continue reading "Instant Pot Taco Chicken"

Instant Pot Pesto Chicken

Steph Wagner


Instant Pot Pesto Chicken Weight loss surgery pressure cooker recipe One of the best features by far of using the Instant Pot is the ability to make chicken MOIST and quickly. I also love that once you know the basic recipe, you can add several adaptations very quickly! For this version of a basic Instant … Continue reading "Instant Pot Pesto Chicken"