Honey Mustard Pork Chops Yellow mustard, orange slices and a tiny drip of honey over skillet cooked pork chops Yes, a tiny bit of honey I hesitate to even say it, but I DID actually use honey in a recipe. BUT HEAR ME OUT! It was one teaspoon for four pork chops and you’ll have … Continue reading "Honey Mustard Pork Chops"
Slow Cooker Beef Fajitas Thinly sliced sirloin steak slow cooked with bell peppers, onions, salsa and seasoning Steak after weight loss surgery If you are intimidated by eating steak after surgery, you are not alone. For sure it’s scary to have something so dense and heavy! The biggest key with all solid meats is to … Continue reading "Slow Cooker Beef Fajitas"
Turkey Meatball Soup Turkey meatball soup for the Instant Pot or Slow Cooker A note about soup after weight loss surgery If you are thinking to yourself “I thought I wasn’t supposed to have soup after bariatric surgery?” I would say that you aren’t wrong. You might also be thinking, I wasn’t … Continue reading "Turkey Meatball Soup"
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"
Instant Pot Boiled Eggs I’ve shared how I make boiled eggs in my instant pot before in this blog I posted when I first bought my pressure cooker a year ago! I’ve since made several batch of boiled eggs. Sometimes they’re for my own snacks and sometimes they are to make deviled eggs for a … Continue reading "Instant Pot Boiled Eggs"
Air Fryer Steak and Mushrooms Air Fryer Steak and Mushrooms, high protein bariatric friendly recipe Does steak scare you? Many a weight loss surgery patient feels intimidated by steak! If you’ve had an experience of having food feel heavy, getting stuck or just plain hurting, steak may seem scary. Other patients prefer steak! Chicken … Continue reading "Air Fryer Steak and Mushrooms"
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"
Kickin Chipotle Beef Burger Low-carb, high protein and dairy free bariatric recipe How spicy is it? These Kickin Chipotle Beef Burger do have some kick. If you’re wondering just how spicy I think they would be a 2.5 on a scale of 1 to 5. That’s a very made up number, however, as someone who can … Continue reading "Kickin Chipotle Beef Burgers"
Turkey Kielbasa and Sweet Peppers Skillet Dairy free high protein recipe using turkey kielbasa and sweet peppers Essentially a ‘no cook’ recipe! Because this recipe calls for pre-cooked turkey kielbasa sausage, there really is no true cooking involved! The most work you’ll have for this Turkey Kielbasa and Sweet Peppers Skillet is … Continue reading "Turkey Kielbasa and Sweet Peppers Skillet"
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"