Monday Night Dinner: One-Pot Paprika Dusted Chicken with Bacon in a Honey Mustard Yogurt Sauce

Miss Mioux has been diggin’ on yogurt-based salad dressings lately, Bolthouse Farm’s Ceasar specifically.  These yogurt-based salad dressings pack a lot a flavor and save big time on calories, I love it!  This honey mustard yogurt-based dressing is only 34 calories per tablespoon.  You can burn that off by walking for 6 minutes.  That is… Continue reading Monday Night Dinner: One-Pot Paprika Dusted Chicken with Bacon in a Honey Mustard Yogurt Sauce

Monday Night Dinner: Cauliflower Grilled Cheese and Bell Pepper Soup

When Miss Mioux and I first started cooking together, there were not a lot of vegetables she liked because there were not a lot of vegetables she had tried.  She knew she liked cauliflower, so we made cauliflower everything: Tots Alfredo Pizza Crust Fried “Rice” Hummus Each dish continued to surprise and be delicious.  We talked about… Continue reading Monday Night Dinner: Cauliflower Grilled Cheese and Bell Pepper Soup

Creamy Broccoli Apple Salad

For the office St. Patrick’s Day potluck, it was a green theme.  There were green deviled eggs and green rice krispie treats, along with shepherd’s pie and cabbage rolls.  I needed a recipe with some green, some health, and some quickness.  This salad from Turning Back the Clock fit all my needs.  I adapted the recipe to omit the mayonnaise and got… Continue reading Creamy Broccoli Apple Salad

Monday Night Dinner: Three Cheese Spaghetti Squash

Miss Mioux and I have been challenging each other to be healthier.  We started a daily plank challenge March 1st.  For all our belly slimming efforts, I have been craving something cheesy in a big way.  Miss Mioux is right there with me.  I am going on a trip to Jamaica and in an effort to… Continue reading Monday Night Dinner: Three Cheese Spaghetti Squash

Monday Night Dinner: InstaPot Spicy Honey Chicken and Asian Roasted Carrots and Broccoli

I’m excited by my InstaPot purchase.  It was pricey at $99 but this kitchen wonder replaced my pressure cooker, my crockpot, and my rice cooker.  All three sold on Craigslist for nearly the whole expense.  Miss Mioux bought one too and sold her rice cooker and crock pot to a coworker.  She was patient enough to… Continue reading Monday Night Dinner: InstaPot Spicy Honey Chicken and Asian Roasted Carrots and Broccoli