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Bariatric Recipes

Bariatric Eating recipes are written to professional standards - many published in 'Before and After' - the best selling bariatric book by BE founder Susan Maria Leach, nominated for 3 IACP culinary awards.

Bloody Mary Deviled Eggs

Bloody Mary Deviled Eggs

Pure Genius I tell ya... Old Bay seafood seasoning, horseradish, Worcestershire sauce and tomato paste provide the other base elements of Bloody Mary flavor.
Snappy Taco Salad

Snappy Taco Salad

Super easy and perfect as a side dish to serve with pork chops, catfish, salmon, steak or chicken. The whole family will love the flavors. Easy and delicious. BIG winner....
Sheet Pan Meal: Chicken, Tomato & Corn Roast

Sheet Pan Meal: Chicken, Tomato & Corn Roast

Omg... corn? Oh no, not evil corn! Yes, corn... cutting an ear of fresh corn into rounds gives everyone a taste and adds about 3 carbs to your meal. THREE CARBS! It's clean and fresh and flavorful and tastes so good with the pan juices. What a meal... try this one. After all, Corn IS a vegetable. 

Strawberry Key Lime Pool Punch

Strawberry Key Lime Pool Punch

A NO ADDED SUGAR, yet sweet, tart, and refreshing sip of summer with your backyard friends! Perfect for a weekend of floating in the pool. The key to this amazing...
Watermelon Margaritas On the Rocks

Watermelon Margaritas On the Rocks

It's no secret that I love margaritas. I developed this love affair when I lived in Mexico back in the mid 1980's. In Mexico, they don't add sugar to a...
Grilled Adobo Seasoned Chicken with Corn

Grilled Adobo Seasoned Chicken with Corn

I love Goya brand Adobo seasoning. It is super popular in Florida but you should be able to buy it in any supermarket and for sure on Amazon. It is...
Chicken with Mozzarella Tomato and Basil

Chicken with Mozzarella Tomato and Basil

This meal is a GIFT. So easy yet so delicious you could serve it to guests! Perfect summer evening meal - open a bottle of V Sattui Gamay Rouge and...
Grilled Chicken Paillard with Avocado Tomato Salad - Summer Eating!

Grilled Chicken Paillard with Avocado Tomato Salad - Summer Eating!

This is a core technique that is the base for a lifetime of simple delicious meals that are fast to the table and will keep you in your skinny jeans....
Philly Cheesesteak Skillet

Philly Cheesesteak Skillet

Nothing like a Philly Cheesesteak! This quick to the table single skillet meal has the flavors without the bread. I've taken some liberties with ingredients, adding mushrooms and using Provolone...
Seared Tuna with Ginger Wasabi Dressing

Seared Tuna with Ginger Wasabi Dressing

Supper inspiration from Fresh Market sale 'Sashimi Tuna Steaks - Two for $7.99'. Assemble this awesome salad in five minutes.  Baby greens, fresh ginger, lime and wasabi make up a terrific meal.

Susan Maria's Signature Antipasto Salad

Susan Maria's Signature Antipasto Salad

Everyone loves Italian food! This is a bowl of marinated goodness that will make a big splash at your next holiday event or party.
Sugar Free Bread and Butter Pickles

Sugar Free Bread and Butter Pickles

I bought a few Italian glass jars from Amazon, added a bag of organic salad cucumbers, vinegar and pickling spices to my Walmart Grocery Pick Up order and I was suddenly in the Pickle Business.