Spicy Crock-Pot Pork Lettuce Boats

Are you meal prepping? Having lots of people over? Then, this recipe is for you! My Spicy Crock-Pot Pork Lettuce Boats feeds 8 and is very affordable! All the ingredients in this recipe were purchased at Aldi and this recipe costs less than $2 per serving!

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Baked Spicy Red Hot Chicken Bites

I have to give myself some credit…I did pretty well foodwise this weekend. Even with the Super Bowl (or let’s be honest…This Is Us!) on I didn’t want to go completely off the rails. So, I decided to watch the game while enjoying some Pepper Nachos from SkinnyTaste and felt like that was a good compromise.

However, all night all I really wanted was some chicken wings! So, this week I decided to experiment with some spicy chicken wing options.

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Spicy Roasted Red Pepper Soup

Recently, I went to my favorite co-op, Common Market, for lunch. They have a great selection – hot food bar, salad bar, made-to-order sandwiches, smoothies, coffees, juices, and soups. For this trip all I really wanted was some soup, it had been really cold and I needed something to warm me up!

Now, when you are on Ideal Protein its really hard to find a soup that meets the requirements – especially one you didn’t make yourself. However, Common Market is usually really good about having something. That day they were featuring a roasted red pepper soup that looked delicious. Granted their soup did have some cream in it, but everything else was IP phase one approved!  I decided to have a small cup…and it was delicious! It was so good that I actually thought about it for the rest of the week! How can I make this soup at home? If I made it at home I could take the cream out…then it would be IP friendly! So, this past week I embarked on a quest to make the perfect IP friendly Roasted Red Pepper Soup!

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