Healthy

Fettuccini with Creamy Red Pepper-Feta Sauce

January 27, 2007

I’m starting to wonder if I should change the tag line of this website to Erin Cooks:  An Ellie Krieger Retrospective.   What do you think?  Anyway, here’s another yummy option to wow your friends with:   Fettuccini with Creamy Red Pepper-Feta Sauce.  I couldn’t find whole wheat fettuccini so I used linguine.  My one quibble with […]

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Meatball Heroes with Tri-Colored Peppers

January 18, 2007

The super tasty and figure friendly dish below has officially allowed Ellie Krieger to overthrow Giada as my favorite food network celebrity chef. Should the Patriots make it to the Super Bowl you might just see this awesome meatball sandwich on my coffee table — if you’re lucky enough to receive an invite to the […]

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Baked Latkes

December 19, 2006

In honor of Hanukkah I made Potato Latkes for dinner.  My mom cooked these when I was growing up, but her version was fried and unfortunately I spent the weekend eating brie and bon bons so I was extremely excited to find a recipe online for a slightly more healthy version of this childhood favorite.   […]

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Sweet Potato Chili

November 4, 2006

I was given the following Sweet Potato Chili recipe by Hänni. Per her description the “lime and cocoa” give this dish a very “exotic flair” and after preparing it, I’d have to thoroughly agree. Vegetarian chilies are definitely one of my favorite hearty dinner options, although I did alter the recipe by adding some chicken […]

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Ellie Krieger’s Scrumptious Scramble

October 1, 2006

My “edited” version of Ellie Krieger’s Scrumptious Scramble.  Essentially, throw whatever you have on hand into a pan, saute it in a small amount of olive oil, and combine it with scrambled eggs for a delicious breakfast.  I like serving eggs this way because I am a miserable failure when it comes to making omelets. […]

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Ellie Krieger’s Turkey Meatloaf

September 28, 2006

My Food Network idols are Rachael and Giada respectively, but I also have a fond place in my heart for Ellie Krieger. Ellie creates nutritious and low calorie meals that seriously taste amazing. I’ve made many of the recipes she’s previewed on her new show and I vow to be first in line whenever she […]

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Ellie Krieger’s Chicken Cacciatore

September 25, 2006

On the menu this evening. Liquid Courage Sliced Veggies Brown the Chicken Let the Chicken Rest (shhh…) Saute the Onions & Peppers Add the Mushrooms Add Wine & Reduce Mince the Garlic Shake in the Spices Simmer the Veggies & Chicken Voila! Chicken Cacciatore Chocolate Chip Banana Yumminess

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