Bulgur Wheat: Healthy, Hearty, and Easy to Make

Bulgur wheat is often lumped in with quinoa, couscous, and other similar grains that seem to be all the rage these days. However, it is different from those grainy counterparts. Bulgur wheat is a whole wheat grain that has been cracked and partially pre-cooked. As a whole grain, it is a naturally high-fiber, low-fat, low-calorie … Read more

Boring chicken? Think again with these low carb recipes

low carb chicken recipes

Chicken is a staple of pretty much any diet, and there are infinite ways to prepare it. Unfortunately, many of those recipes involve pasta, potatoes, or other carbohydrate that do not pair well with a low-carb diet. The following recipes are perfect for anyone on the Paleo or Atkins diets, or any other low carb … Read more

How to Cook Perfect Orzo Every Time

How to cook orzo

If you’re looking to add a little variety to your dishes at home, orzo can make for a fun and flavorful experience. Orzo is nice because it has a firm texture that gives some structure to your food. It also cooks pretty quickly, so it’s easy, too! What is orzo? While it looks like rice … Read more

How to Cook Pasta in the Microwave in 6 Easy Steps

How to Cook Pasta in the Microwave in 6 Easy Steps

Is it Possible to cook pasta in the microwave and if so, how can this be done? If you have ever been faced with no option to prepare your pasta, then you might appreciate the following steps outlined to enable you to utilize the microwave for that purpose. When stuck with no other choice, you … Read more