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I've always tried to stay away from using oil & butter in cooking, even at a young age, so a lot of my personal recipes lack those ingredients if there can be a way around it. Most of my recipes do require it though... not hard to believe considering I am Hispanic and most dishes are made with very fattening ingredients. There are ways around it (ex. when I cook meat I only use water... etc.) and since I have a sensitive taste palette, I can go without adding salt to food because the natural flavors are intoxicating in their own right. But I suppose having my grandmother & mother making it a certain way for years, has tainted my tongue and on some dishes you can taste the difference in preparation. Read more
My Latest Recipes 19
Baked Apple Crisp A La Mode from april13 in San Antonio, TX.
Healthy version to apple crisp Nutrition Information Per Serving: 120 cal, 2 g protein, 23 g carb, 2 g fiber, 2.5 g fat...
Fruitful Dessert from april13 in San Antonio, TX.
A healthy but tasty fruit dessert. Nutrition Information Per Serving: 150 cal, 3 g protein, 23 g carbs, 3 g fiber, 6 g fat...
Carrot Cake From Scratch from april13 in San Antonio, TX.
I have made this with Splenda replacing the sugar, however it doesn't taste quite the same. I will come back to edit this when I ...
Mandarin Orange Cake from april13 in San Antonio, TX.
My mom has been making this cake since before I was born... which is quite awhile ago. She's made little alterations which have w...
Bacon Egg And Cheese Melt from april13 in San Antonio, TX.
Just combined everything to have in a sandwich. To avoid using more butter, I toast the bread right before egg was fully cooked. ...
Fried Chicken from april13 in San Antonio, TX.
Juicy home made fried chicken! Delicious if I do say so myself. :)...