Low Sodium Recipe

Slow Cooker Sticky BBQ Drumsticks

Chicken drumsticks are smothered in BBQ sauce and slow-cooked for tender juiciness. Finish the dish by broiling for a few minutes to get that crispy and sticky skin. Choose a low-sodium (2 tablespoons is 170mg) BBQ sauce like Schultz's Gourmet BBQ Sweet Hickory Sauce. This is a local Colorado company, but sometimes I can find […]

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Pork Chops with White Beans, Fennel & Onions

Pork Chops with White Beans, Fennel & Onions

Simple, one-pot recipe with pan-seared pork chops, cannellini beans, fennel, and onions. The fennel adds a light licorice flavor that works perfectly with the beans and onions. You Might Also Like… Maple Brined Roast Pork Loin with Mustard Glaze 4 Ingredient Pan Fried Pork Chops

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Garden Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette.

Garden Salad with Homemade Balsamic Vinaigrette

The salad is a refreshing combination of spring mix lettuce, yellow bell peppers, grape tomatoes, cucumber, radishes, and red onion. The homemade dressing is easy to make, but you can substitute Brianna's® Avocado Oil Dressing Classic Balsamic Vinaigrette. Just add 1 gram of Saturated Fat to the recipe's Nutritional Information. The rest of the nutrition

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Chicken and Spring Vegetable Soup

Chicken and Spring Vegetable Soup

A light chicken soup with asparagus, potatoes, leeks, and peas. This easy-to-prepare soup is also a great make-ahead lunch. Package cooled soup in 2-cup microwave-safe containers. Refrigerate for up to 5 days. Reheat in microwave 1-3 minutes. You Might Also Like… Chicken Zucchini Soup Mom’s Chicken Noodle Soup Manzanillo Chicken Noodle Soup

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Easy side dish of Peas, Carrots and Mushrooms.

Peas, Carrots & Mushrooms

This is a simple side dish that is fancy enough for company. It goes well with fish, chicken, pork chops, and steak. The recipe is also easy to scale up or down. You Might Also Like… Arugula Potato Salad with Fresh Herbs Fruit Salad with Honey Orange Dressing Spinach Salad with Homemade Poppyseed Dressing

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Spinach and Cream Cheese Omelet with Country Potatoes

Simple Ingredient Swaps to Reduce Saturated Fat without Sacrificing Taste Almost all egg dishes, including this omelet recipe, use butter in the cooking process.  One tablespoon of Regular Salted Butter contains 7 grams of Saturated Fat and 90 milligrams of Sodium.  Even Unsalted Butter still contains 7 grams of Saturated Fat.  Swap out the Butter

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Arugula & Potato Salad with Herbs

Arugula Potato Salad with Fresh Herbs

What is Arugula? Arugula is a leafy vegetable most known for it’s peppery flavor.  Many of the packaged salad greens at the grocery store will include arugula in the “Mixed Greens” and almost always in a spinach and arugula blend.  Stick with Baby Arugula for a milder, less peppery bite. Antioxidants are some of the

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