I Have Been Diagnosed With Type 2 Diabetes: A New Diet

diabetes definition

This Monday, I received some bad, life-changing news. I have a very extreme case of Type 2 Diabetes, along with extremely high cholesterol. Because of this, The Taste Place is now incorporating diabetic-friendly recipes into our blog to help the 25.8 million Americans who have diabetes and the 79 million Americans classified as prediabetic. [Read more…]

Alton Brown’s Shepherd’s Pie

Shepherds Pie

Alton Brown’s Shepherd’s Pie has been a St. Paddy’s week staple in our home for four years. The kids absolutely love it. But, I’m a traditionalist and insist on serving our Slow Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage (another kid favorite) on St. Paddy’s Day. So this dish is dinner either the night before or the night after. 10 Weight Watchers PointsPlus per serving. [Read more…]

Tasty Healthy Pumpkin Banana Bread

Skinny Pumpkin Banana Bread

Nothing makes fall and winter mornings better than warm pumpkin bread with a hot cup of coffee. Bake this on a Sunday evening, slice it up for the work week, and reheat in the microwave for 30 seconds. And a full loaf makes a great gift! Just 3 PointsPlus per serving! [Read more…]