Cream of Brussels Sprouts and Cauliflower Soup

Fall is finally upon us…even though today’s 80-degree weather would disagree! However, last week I was feeling some soup. So, I decided to make SkinnyTaste’s Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Cauliflower Soup.

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Happy 2nd Birthday My Beautiful Ideal!

Today is the blog’s second birthday! I can’t believe that I have been at this for 2 whole years. It’s crazy! You’re continued comments, likes, and support is the only thing keeping it going!

91 posts and 80,000+ views have gotten us here. I only hope that everything I have written on My Beautiful Ideal has given you some insight and helped you achieve your goals.

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Low Carb Sloppy Joes, Two Ways

Sloppy Joes…an oldie, but a goodie. Or if you’re from Western Maryland…Steamers…an oldie, but a goodie! Yes, out my way we call them Steamers. My grandmother used to make the best Steamers! No Manwich for her though. She would make them with plenty of ketchup – which means lot of added sugar.

I have shared a Sloppy Joe recipe before…but I consider this the new and improved version! This one has no Splenda and its served up in an “open-faced” style low-carb “sandwich.” I have even come up with two ways of serving this deliciousness up!Read More »

Garlic Chicken Meatballs and Zoodles

I love zoodles! And I love zoodles even more when I don’t have to zoodle a zucchini myself 🙂 So, when I found zoodles ready to go at Aldi, my day was made! This recipe idea stemmed souly from the fact that Aldi had zoodles in stock. Also, I wanted to make some protein sources for meal prep that I could freeze for later use.

So, I made a crap ton of meatballs, ate some of them last week, and stored the rest in the freezer for later.

If you like easy recipes, 30 minutes meals, garlicky deliciousness, and zoodles this recipe is for you!

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