Smoky Deviled Eggs with Crisped Jamon and Crushed Marconas Review


Recipe 98 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman This recipe can be found in Deb Perelman’s “The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook” on pages 290-291 or on this site: The Barbee Housewife Deviled eggs! I have a odd relationship with deviled eggs. Generally I don’t like eggs that are hard boiled and I don’t love…

Balsamic and Beer-Braised Short Ribs with Parsnips Puree Review


Recipe 60 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman WW Note: too many points….just enjoy! This recipe can be found in Deb Perelman’s “The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook” or: Divaricated Delicatessen Holy cow…. This is truly as impressive as it looks! I just can’t say enough about how amazing this whole dishes. My husband and…

Sesame-Spiced Turkey Meatballs and Smashed Chickpea Salad Review


Recipe 55 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman WW Note: I am happy to tell you this lovely and delicious recipe is only 3 points. You can separate this recipe and just enjoy the turkey meatballs or the salad because they both are very tasty. It would be the same cost you per…

Pancetta, White Bean and Swiss Chard Pot Pies Review


Recipe 54 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman WW Note: So you’re going to need to enjoy this on a day where you’re willing to use 34 points….that is if we’re talking about leaving the recipe alone without any skinny modifications. You won’t regret it, this is utterly delicious and a impressive dish…

Weekly Meal Plan for January Week 4


I’m decided that I’m going to post my meal plan each week on here to keep me accountable! Meal planning makes the rhythm of our weeks go so much better because I’m not coming up with stuff on the fly. So, here’s my meal plan for this week. You can also follow along with me…