Orange Chicken

Orange Chicken and Vegetable Stir Fry Prep time: 25 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: 40 mins This chicken and veggie stir-fry satisfies even the biggest craving for takeout. It’s also really easy and quick to make. This stir fry is packed with broccoli, asparagus and plenty of juicy chicken. You can use light…

Chicken Chow Mein

    Ingredients SERVINGS 4-6 UNITS US Pre-marinade 1 tsp baking soda 2 teaspoons soy sauce (I use low sodium) 1 tablespoon rice vinegar 1 tablespoon sesame oil 2 boneless skinless chicken thighs, cut into very thin slices 12 ounces chow mein noodles (the soft kind found fresh, not the hard crunchy ones) 2 tablespoons…

Crock Pot Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Super easy and the chicken could be used for not just wraps. Use it for salads, sandwiches whatever you want. Crock Pot Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps From Skinnytaste.com Servings: 6 • Size: 1/2 cup chicken + veggies • Old Points: 3 pts • Points+: 3 pt Calories: 147.7 • Fat: 0.1 g • Carb: 5.2…

Broccoli Dal Curry

Can be a vegetarian main dish but works great as a hearty side. 4 tablespoons butter 2 medium onions, chopped 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 1/2 teaspoons black pepper 2 teaspoons cumin 1 teaspoon ground coriander 2 teaspoons turmeric 1 cup red lentil 1 lemon, juice of 3 cups chicken broth 2 medium broccoli, chopped…

Black Eyed Pea Soup

Ingredients 1 pound dried black-eyed peas (about 2½ cups) 5 slices thick-cut bacon (I used 4 left over Bats and it tasted just fine) 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 large diced onion 2 large diced carrots 2 ribs diced celery 1½ cups frozen chopped collard greens, thawed, didn’t have them so I used fresh…

Hoagie style rolls/buns

Not really has hard as it looks Yield: 5 long rolls or 6 smaller hoagie style ones 4 cups King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour 2 teaspoons salt 1 teaspoon instant yeast 3 tablespoons Baker’s Special Dry Milk or nonfat dry milk powder 1 1/2 cups cool water 1/4 cup olive oil directions 1) Mix all…

Sourdough Rye Baguettes

1 cup sourdough starter, at room temperature 1 1/2 cups rye flour 1 1/4 cups warm water 1 (2 1/4 teaspoon) packet active dry yeast 1 cup whole wheat flour 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour, plus 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon sugar 2 1/2 tablespoons caraway seeds Directions: 1 Combine starter,…

Best Ever Brined Turkey

Ingredients 1 (14 to 16 pound) frozen young turkey For the brine: 1 cup kosher salt 1/2 cup light brown sugar 1 gallon vegetable stock 1 tablespoon black peppercorns 1 1/2 teaspoons allspice berries I omitted these and used a few table spoons of juniper berries I picked 1 1/2 teaspoons chopped candied ginger 1…

Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas

Slow Cooked Pork Carnitas (Mexican Pulled Pork) Servings: 8 • Serving Size: 4 oz (1/2 cup) • Old Points: 4 pts • Points+: 4 pts Calories: 176 • Fat: 7.7g • Protein: 25.8 g • Carb: 1.3 g • Fiber: 0.1 g Ingredients: 2.5 lb pork shoulder blade roast, lean, all fat removed (I used…

Enchiladas (Joyce’s recipe)

Sauce 1/2 cup oil 4 tbs flour 2 cups water 1 tbs chili powder 1 8oz can tomato sauce Dash oregano, onion salt, garlic salt 1/2 cup grated cheddar cheese Heat oil in sauce pan. Add flour. Dissolve chili powder in water and add to flour and oil. Add tomato sauce and spices. Add cheese….

Apple Bread or Muffins

Original recipe makes 12 muffins I use the same recipe to make loaves of bread. 2 cups all-purpose flour. (I use whole wheat pastry) 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup butter (cut in half and sub plain Greek yogurt) 1 cup white sugar (cut in half and sub…

Dinner Rolls

INGREDIENTS   1/4 cup warm water (115 degrees) 2 packets (1/4 ounce each) active dry yeast 1 1/2 cups warm whole milk (115 degrees) 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted, plus more for bowl and pans 1/4 cup sugar 2 1/4 teaspoons salt 3 large eggs 6 to 6 1/2 cups all-purpose flour (spooned and…