Trader Joe’s Toscano

It’s no secret that I love cheese. And I mean LOVE the stuff! I eat it alone, with tomatoes, however is needed to get it into my stomach and as expeditiously as possible. So, any time I see a new cheese; I just have to have it. I saw this cheese at Trader Joe’s and…

Naked Egg Taco, Taco Bell

BREAKING NEWS!! Today, Taco Bell nationally debuted a shell made from eggs. It’s kind of like a fried egg wrapped around their breakfast toppings. And anyone who knows me will tell you that food can be the only reason I’ll be leaving the house at seven in the morning. As hard as it was, I…

Easy Elotes

I. Love. Elotes. I know, I love a lot of foods. But, this stuff seriously gets me, every time! I see all kinds of ideas for them and thought about making them. But, making them fresh is such a process and sometimes I get really hungry and need them NOW! I tried this and thought…

IBS: Trigger Foods vs. Bad Eating

Sometimes it can be easy to make mistakes when you have dietary restrictions. Whether you give in to temptation or you listen to someone who tells you it’s all in your head, staying true to your diet can be hard. It’s a challenge and one that we all seem to fail at some point or…

Vitality Bowls, Frisco

There is a growing trend of acai bowls, right now. They were first made trendy on the west coast, sort of made it on the east coast and now they’re in the south. You might see a few places here and there. But, do you really know what they are? Someone asked me if it’s…

Which Wich Lettucewiches

I love sandwich places that offer a breadless alternative. They really make my soul smile. I had eaten at Which Wich, when I was still eating meat. But, I wasn’t sure about how well it would fare with my Vegetarian needs AND my IBS restrictions. So, when my mom wanted me to grab something for…

Sazon Veggie Stock, Goya

I like using stock when I cook. Sometimes it can be harder to find vegetable stock, especially if you are looking for a powder and not the broth. I found this and thought it would be good to share. It isn’t a strong flavor, so I use quite a bit. I used it in my…

Mashed Cauliflower, Hanover

I found this box of mashed cauliflower at Walmart and decided to give it a try. I had never tried it and thought that now was as good a time as any. Having never even made my own, my curiosity got the better of me. The only one available was the ranch flavor, though I…

Red Lentil Fusili, Lensi

I hadn’t had pasta in twelve years. I saw all of the alternatives, but some just didn’t do it for me. Others contained ingredients I couldn’t have. And then I found this on the Walmart site! I was really excited by the fact that it only included Red Lentil flour and decided to try it….

Woops, Grapevine Mills 

I had always wanted to try macarons. I had some when I was younger, but who appreciates anything when they’re nine? I always looked at them longingly, like donuts or cake. But, I didn’t realize until recently that they are traditionally made with Almond flour. So, imagine my surprise when last week I found a…

Crustless Pizza (Pizza Pie)

I made a crustless pizza last week and have been craving it ever since! So, I decided to make another one and actually show what I used and how much.  🙂 Three dollars worth of canned goods. I mixed the past and the diced tomatoes for the marinara. I love the taste of tomatoes, so…

Zucchini Lentil Pasta, Bird Eye Veggie Made

    I saw this on Walmart’s website and thought I was going to have a heart attack. I just HAD to try it! I haven’t had pasta in twleve years…here’s my chance! This. Is. AMAZING! It tasted like mac and cheese, or at least what I remember it tasting like when I was a…