Tomato Slivers With Stilton and Grapes

This is a sort of combination appetizer/dessert/cheese course. The grapes go well with the stilton, which is nice and ripe, but their sweetness tends to overpower the tomatoes. Good excuse to eat the tomatoes first with some stilton, then later eat the grapes with a little more stilton. I can hear the Monty Python Spam […]

Thai Green Curry Over Spaghetti Squash

Thai and Chinese food are among my favorites but do not fit into a 1500 calorie diet unless you are careful in your choices (avoid sweet and sour or breaded entrees) and substitute a low calorie vegetable such as spaghetti squash for the rice or noodles. Curry is an ideal topping for spaghetti squash since […]

Stuffed Green Peppers

This is a special treat – it’s one of my wife’s excellent recipes. The filling is ground beef and rice with a parmesan tomato sauce on top that makes me go weak at the knees. I like the sauce so much she uses more sauce and a bit less filling on some just for me […]