Sauteed Potatoes and Ham Pita

This is perfect to fill the need for some meat and potatoes but still staying a wee bit healthy and low calorie.

It is free of dairy, egg, peanut, and tree nut. Be sure the food items you use are free of these allergens to ensure your recipe is safe for your loved one by reading all labels and calling the manufacture if needed for how it is produced.

Calorie count: I have not taken a calorie count on this yet.

What you need:
2 med/lg potatoes peeled and diced
Diced Cooked Ham
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2 TBL Olive Oil
2 tsp chives
2 tsp minced garlic
Pepper to taste
If you like it spicy add a dash or two of cayenne pepper

How To:
Add oil and all spices to sauce pan.
Simmer on low until garlic is fragrant.
Add in diced potatoes on med heat.
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Sautee / cook potatoes until about 1/2 through their tenderness.
Add cubed cooked ham.
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Continue cooking until ham gets a little golden brown in spots and potatoes are tender to fork.
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Stir often while cooking.
Divide amongst 4 pita halves and serve!
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You can add in dairy free cheese if you would like before stuff the pita with potatoes and ham.
So filling and so yummy! Great for left overs and reheat for quick lunches.

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Salsa Chicken – Crock Pot

This is a very low calorie meal and so easy. You can add these to tortillas and bake with a bit of cheese, top rice, eat on crackers, just eat with a fork, eat in lettuce wraps, or like we did tonight in pita shells.

Calorie count: 150 for 1 hot dog (based on the food brands I used) Read your labels for accurate calorie counts. Follow package serving size for accurate counting of calories. I measure everything per plate/bowl based on serving sizes listed on all packages/containers to determine calories.

What you need:
1 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast per person (frozen)
1-2 Jars of your favorite Salsa
If you like spice add either Hot Pepper Flakes, Red Hot Sauce, or Cayenne Pepper
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How to:
Pour about 1/2 jar of salsa into crock pot on high
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Lay frozen chicken breast over salsa.
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Pour remaining salsa over chicken. If you want more salsa add more 🙂
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Cook on high for 5-6 hours or until chicken is fork tender and cooked thoroughly.
Remove chicken from crockpot and shred with two forks.
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Return Chicken to crock pot on low
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Mix chicken into salsa and cook on low for 1 hour.
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We filled a pita and added a bit to the top of the pita and ate with a fork!
So yummy!
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Buffalo Shredded Chicken Pita – Crock Pot

This is by far one of my favorite meals! Set it and forget it! So filling and so good! We had this for the Super Bowl! So good!

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It is free of dairy, egg, peanut, and tree nut. Be sure the food items you use are free of these allergens to ensure your recipe is safe for your loved one by reading all labels and calling the manufacture if needed for how it is produced.

Calorie count: 350 (based on the food brands I used) Read your labels for accurate calorie counts. Follow package serving size for accurate counting of calories. I measure everything per plate/bowl based on serving sizes listed on all packages/containers to determine calories.

What you need:
4-6 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast
1 Bottle of your Favorite Hot Sauce (watch for allergens)
2-4 TBL Butter (dairy free)
2 TBL Worchester Sauce (watch for allergens)
2 Cloves Garlic minced
1 Packet Ranch Seasoning (watch for allergens)
2 Cups Water (optional) (reduces hot sauce spice just a bit)

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How to:
Combine all ingredients into crock pot and set to high.
Lay frozen chicken breast over mixture and mix around to cover chicken.

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Pour Ranch Seasoning Packet over chicken and mix around again incorporating ranch into rest of ingredients.

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Cook for 4-6 hours or until fork tender and cooked thoroughly.
Remove from crock pot shred with two forks return to crock pot on low for 1 hour.

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TIME TO EAT!

Take one Pita cut in half and toast in toaster.
Spread Dairy Free Ranch Dip (see recipe in Dip Section) (or ranch dip of your choice) on interior of Pita.

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Scoop in shredded buffalo chicken and enjoy! ❤

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