Snowy Chili Cheese Dip

Snowy Chili Cheese Dip from The Food Charlatan

This Snowy Chili Cheese Dip is such an easy appetizer! Stir together some cottage cheese, salsa, avocado, green chilies, more Mexican fixins, scoop it up with some Fritos and you are on your way to couch potato heaven.  Last week I was complaining to Eric because I hurt my back doing yoga. (I know. I'm like 28 going on 75. Pathetic.) I've never really hurt my back before, so I had a lot of complaining-ground to cover. "Eric, I can't sit." "Eric, I can't stand." "Eric, it really hurts, why

Crème Brûlée Cheesecake from The Food Charlatan

Crème Brûlée Cheesecake

Two of the best desserts known to man, combined in one. It's a thick, custard-y, vanilla-y cheesecake with a gingersnap crust and a crunchy, not-quite-burnt caramel shell on top, just like Crème Brûlée. This is the best cheesecake I've ever

Easy Rotisserie Chicken Nachos from The Food Charlatan

Easy Rotisserie Chicken Nachos

Pick up a rotisserie chicken on the way home and make these cheesy nachos in 20 minutes flat! Sometimes you just need to get dinner DONE and this is the perfect recipe for one of "those" nights. Also, I guarantee your entire family will love it

Pizza Egg Muffins (Make Ahead Weekday Breakfast!) from The Food Charlatan

Pizza Egg Muffins (Make Ahead Weekday Breakfast!)

If you tell me you don't like cold pizza for breakfast I will know you're a LIAR. Make Pizza Egg Muffins instead so that you don't feel like such a cow! These are protein packed, stuffed with veggies, and taste amazing. Make ahead, pop in the

Creamy Golden Cauliflower Soup from The Food Charlatan

Creamy Golden Cauliflower Soup

This creamy, rich soup gives you that world-conquering feeling that you just slurped up practically the whole day's veggie requirement...and you LIKED it. (PS: It's vegan. And paleo. Basically it will make you superhuman.) So my parents just got

The Best Lemon Bars from The Food Charlatan

The Best Lemon Bars

This is the BEST recipe for Lemon Bars I have EVER tried! The shortbread crust is thick and tender, and the lemon custard on top is super tart and creamy. You will never go back!!  The other day I casually mentioned to my friend Tawna that I

Healthy Slow Cooker Spaghetti Meat Sauce from The Food Charlatan

Healthy Slow Cooker Spaghetti Meat Sauce

This slow cooker spaghetti sauce has zucchini and carrots hidden in it! Also chunks of sweet Italian sausage. It is so flavorful, you hardly need the pasta! (I said hardly..but let's be real) Perfect for making a huge batch and then freezing some for

Skinny Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies from The Food Charlatan

Skinny Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

These healthier oatmeal chocolate chip cookies have NO sugar, NO white flour, and only 2 tablespoons of butter in the whole batch! They are the perfect way to satisfy your mad chocolate cravings when you are supposed to be losing holiday

Spanish Cauliflower Rice (to eat with Mexican Food) from The Food Charlatan

Spanish Cauliflower Rice (to eat with Mexican Food)

This riced cauliflower is a great substitute for Spanish Rice! Let's be real here guys: this doesn't taste like rice. But it does taste AMAZING, and is a great side dish for your Mexican food if you are trying to eat low-carb this January! So

Cheesy Overnight Bacon and Egg Breakfast Casserole from The Food Charlatan

Cheesy Overnight Bacon and Egg Breakfast Casserole

This is breakfast at it's finest. I mean how do you beat bacon and eggs, really? You don't. Oh wait, you add cheese and make it the night before. That's how. BOOM.  Have you seen my keys anywhere? They are silver. With some black rubbery

Top 5 Recipes of 2015 from The Food Charlatan

Top 5 Recipes of 2015 from The Food Charlatan

Check it out yo! These are the recipes you loved (and visited!) the most this year, judging by traffic. All of them were published in 2015. You guys have good taste!  Hey everyone! Happy New Year! Here's how we