Beef and Ratatouille Skillet

Steph Wagner

April 22, 2019

Beef and Ratatouille Skillet Fresh eggplant, squash and tomatoes with lean ground beef Adding protein to a classic vegetable dish This Beef and Ratatouille Skillet sure sounds fancy but it’s truly a classic vegetable dish that uses eggplant, yellow squash and a whole list of other vegetables and adds in lean ground beef. The results? … Continue reading "Beef and Ratatouille Skillet"

Sunday’s Beef “Stoup”

Steph Wagner

March 13, 2019

Sunday’s Beef “Stoup” Bariatric Friendly Instant Pot Recipe Thinner than stew, thicker than soup I have recently come into a wonderful pattern for Sundays – I don’t cook. And it’s amazing! So why is this called Sunday’s Beef Stoup you ask? In an effort to make Sunday’s very restful and relaxing, I do more prep … Continue reading "Sunday’s Beef “Stoup”"

Taco Salad in a Jar

Steph Wagner

December 19, 2018

Taco Salad in a Jar Easy bariatric friendly lunch idea Assembling the Jars I’ve made a few variations of salad in a jar type of recipes and for me, the key is layer ingredients from most wet to most dry. Keeping the lettuce at the top makes sense, sometimes it’s the other ingredients that take … Continue reading "Taco Salad in a Jar"

Asian Shrimp Zucchini Pasta

Steph Wagner

December 12, 2018

Asian Shrimp Zucchini Pasta Simple Bariatric friendly, Asian inspired recipe Simple Sauce, Simple Recipes I recently posted a recipe for Asian Chicken Thighs and loved the flavor so much I also adapted it for this Asian Shrimp Zucchini Pasta dinner! I use frozen, cooked shrimp to keep my life simple. I love recipe that are … Continue reading "Asian Shrimp Zucchini Pasta"

Italian Zucchini Stew

Steph Wagner

December 4, 2018

Italian Zucchini Stew Hearty blend of ground turkey, tomatoes and zucchini I don’t post recipes that I don’t really enjoy personally (I have made several recipes that were NOT worthy of taking a picture!) However, there are some recipes that I just really love more than others. This Italian Zucchini Stew is for sure one … Continue reading "Italian Zucchini Stew"

Green Enchilada Pork Chili

Steph Wagner

November 14, 2018

Green Enchilada Pork Chili WLS recipe for the Instant Pot or Stove Top Note: I hate to assume everyone has an Instant Pot and would not want to exclude anyone from this recipe if they did not have one! So I’ve included both cooking methods for this Green Enchilada Pork Chili below. However, I am … Continue reading "Green Enchilada Pork Chili"

Rosemary Tomato Beef Skillet

Steph Wagner

October 18, 2018

Rosemary Tomato Beef Skillet WLS Friendly recipe packed with flavor and little time required make I created this recipe with a former recipe in mind. High in protein for post-ops but fast on time for, basically everyone. I always loved the smells and flavors of the rosemary in this steak meal but I don’t have … Continue reading "Rosemary Tomato Beef Skillet"

Chicken Zoodle Stew

Steph Wagner

September 18, 2018

Chicken Zoodle Stew   Print Recipe Chicken Zoodle Stew Votes: 0 Rating: 0 You: Rate this recipe! Add to Meal Plan: Select Course to Add: BreakfastLunchDinner This recipe has been added to your Meal Plan Course Main Dish Cuisine American, Stove Top Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 20 minutes Servings servings MetricUS Imperial Ingredients … Continue reading "Chicken Zoodle Stew"

Classic Taco Salad

Steph Wagner

September 7, 2018

Classic Taco Salad with Ground Turkey An easy post-op WLS friendly lunch or dinner I have to admit, sometimes I hesitate to post such a simple recipe for a classic taco salad. I think to myself, everyone already knows this easy meal idea. This is nothing new. So why am I sitting here typing up … Continue reading "Classic Taco Salad"

Kale Shrimp Caesar Salad

Steph Wagner

August 20, 2018

Kale Shrimp Caesar Salad Bariatric friendly kale salad with familiar flavors of shrimp and caesar dressing There are so many things to love about shrimp recipes, in my humble opinion. It’s a lean protein – so it’s filling without the fat content. It’s super fast to cook – hallelujah. It’s very adaptable the kind of … Continue reading "Kale Shrimp Caesar Salad"