5 Simple Tips to Eat Less Meat (and still get enough protein!)

5 Simple Tips to Eat Less Meat (and still get enough protein!)

There are a lot of reasons to eat less meat.  

Think environmental healthpersonal health, and inhumane conditions of industrial farms - just a few of the hot topics.  But the choice to be in-the-know is all yours, and I ain’t here to preach.  If you’ve decided you want to try eating less meat and want some ideas to start, this Tips Tuesday post is for you, friend!

For a while, when I was trying to cut down on animal products, I simply ate less meat without giving much thought to my protein intake.  But, as I found out, that approach can make you pretty hungry!  And Steve was not a fan of my frequent hangry days.  Courtney SMASH!

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Barbeque Stuffed Winter Squash (v + gf)

Barbeque Stuffed Winter Squash (v + gf)

Happy New Year, friends!  Is it a little late for me to be saying that?  I should have said that about two weeks ago, but I have been a big cottonheaded-ninnymuggins – er, pardon my French – and have been majorly slacking off in the productiveness department. 

I have to admit, the Christmas season, with all its merry festiveness, got me a bit lazy.  It tends to happen.  Fortunately, this year...

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Queso and Cauliflower Pizzadas

Queso and Cauliflower Pizzadas

It’s a bird!  It’s a plane!  No, silly, it’s a pizza.  Or… a tostada… and by golly, I think it’s made of cauliflower! 

Apparently there has been some excitement lately over the fact that we can, indeed, make a crust out of a vegetable.

This humble, mild-tasting, white crucifer has lately become a hot topic among trendy dieters as a low-cal low-carb sub for favorite carby foods, ie., mashed taters and pizza crust.

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Enchiladas - With a Capital EASY!

Enchiladas - With a Capital EASY!

So far, I have shown more dessert-y kinds of recipes on this blog.  I just really like to eat, share, and photograph desserts so much. (They’re decadent! And, well, pretty!)  But when I get a craving for something tomato-saucy, its ON. 

On

Like sauce on an Enchilada!

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