Category Archive: Create Your Own Bite

Grilled Romaine with Strawberries, Seeds, and Feta Dressing [CYOB]

Create Your Own Bite #35 Grilled Romaine Salad with Strawberries, Seeds, and Lemon Feta Dressing For Grilled Salad (2 Servings) 1 Heart of Romaine 1/3 Cup Strawberries, Roughly Chopped 2 Teaspoon Sunflower Seeds… Continue reading

Orange Spiced Squash Soup [CYOB]

Create Your Own Bite #34 Orange Spiced Squash Soup 1/4 Cup Chopped Onion 1/2 Cup Water 1/2 Teaspoon Cinnamon 1 Pinch Cumin and Ginger 1 Sprig Lemon Thyme 1/4 Chopped Apple 1/2 White… Continue reading

Savory Mushroom Spread [CYOB]

Create Your Own Bite #33 Savory Mushroom Spread 1/4 Cup Diced Onion 1/4 Cup Diced Carrot 2 Tablespoons Fat Free Cream Cheese 1 Tablespoon Grated Fat Free Parmesan 1 Clove Garlic, Minced 1… Continue reading

Ottolenghi-Style Stuffed Peppers [CYOB]

Create Your Own Bite #32 Ottolenghi-Style Stuffed Peppers For The Sauce: Zest of 1 Lime (Approximately 1 Teaspoon) 1 Tablespoon Fresh-Squeezed Lime Juice 2 Tablespoons Fat-Free Greek Yogurt 1/2 Teaspoon Olive Oil 1… Continue reading

Tomato-Stewed Okra [CYOB]

Create Your Own Bite #31 1 15 oz Can of Stewed Tomatoes, No Salt Added 1/4 White Onion, Diced 2-3 Cups Whole Okra, Stemmed Salt and Pepper, To Taste 1 Tablespoon Light Butter… Continue reading

Hindi Day Dinner [CYOB]

It was hardly a surprise that when I brought my good friend Sirma home to spend Thanksgiving with the Little Word Bites family, the Turkey/Turkey questions and puns were ceaseless. That’s because Sirma… Continue reading

A Little Word on Gluten-Free Friendsgiving

…So there may have been a cheese board with Cranberry Walnut bread I flew home with me from La Farm Bakery, in North Carolina, that I have kept frozen for a special occasion.… Continue reading

Kabocha Squash Dip with Sesame and Sage [CYOB]

Create Your Own Bite #30 1 1/2 Pound Kabocha Squash (About half of one medium-sized squash). 1/2 Cup Non-Fat Greek Yogurt 2 Tablespoons Lemon Juice 3 Cloves of Garlic, Whole 5 Sage Leaves… Continue reading

Triple Mushroom Soup [CYOB]

Create Your Own Bite #29 1 Ounce of Porcini Mushrooms, Dried 1 Teaspoon Vegetable Base 1/2 Cup Cremini Mushrooms, Sliced 1/2 Cup White Button Mushrooms, Sliced 1 Tablespoon Olive Oil 1/4 Cup White… Continue reading

A Little Word On Pop Cakes

No, I don’t mean cake pops ¬†and no, I don’t mean rice cakes – although they are technically the latter. Made from a multi-grain combination of rice, corn, and wheat, these crisp, puffy… Continue reading