THM on WIC

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I apologize to my other readers, but this post is aimed just at my THM readers. If any of this sounds good to you, I highly recommend checking out the book.

I get frustrated trying to come up with on plan meals that are also good for our WIC items. So I went through the book and made myself a list of recipes that can be done without buying added ingredients (with the exception of a few that I always have on hand, like vanilla). I did not include recipes that require meat, but there are some that would be better with the meat.

(Note: To save money, scrambled eggs can often be added to meat without changing the taste. This works well with ground turkey and ground hamburger in particular.)

Much to my relief, they are not all breakfast meals! They do not require special ingredients. And because I love you all so much, here is my list. Hope it helps!

Breakfast:

  • Simple Fried Eggs (p215)
  • Zucchini Fritter (p217)
  • Egg White Omelet/Scramble (p217)
  • Golden Soft Boiled Eggs (p219)
  • Savory Protein Muffins (p221)
  • Old Fashioned Oats (p229)
  • Anabolic Oatmeal (p230)
  • Savory Skillet Oatmeal (p231)
  • Breakfast Burrito (does require you to buy a plan approved tortilla or lavash wrap) (p234)

Smoothies:

  • Kefir Smoothies (great way to use the milk, but does require buying kefir grains) (p245)
  • Berry Bonanza (p245)
  • Green Purity (p247)
  • Berritastic (p248)
  • Vanilla Sip (p249)
  • Cream and Greens (p249)

Yogurt (can be cheaply made at home with milk and a starter):

  • Apple Cinnamon (p250)
  • Fruity Blend (p251)

Pizza:

  • Fooled Ya Pizza (o276)
  • Speedy Thin Crust (p278)
  • Portobello Mushroom Pizza (p279)
  • Tortilla Pizza (again with plan approved tortilla) (p280)

Soups:

  • Tomato Soup (use fresh tomatoes in place of the canned sauce) (p292 and p293)

Sandwiches:

  • Lettuce Wrap (p297)
  • Scrumptilicious Sammie (p298)
  • FP Salad (p302)
  • Tabouleh (with cauli rice) (p303)
  • Better Than Chef Salad (p304 and p305)

Odds and Ends:

  • Sweet Potato Lunch (p306)
  • Quesidillas (plan approved tortillas necessary) (p307)

Evening Meals:

  • Al Day Lentil or Chana Dahl Soup (p311)
  • Cabbage Rolls (p312)
  • Basic Quiche (p319)
  • Hearty Green Soup (p334)
  • Crabby Patties (p338)
  • Bean Burgers (p339)

Veggies:

  • Baked Eggplant Rounds (p353)
  • Steamed Broccoli or Cauliflower (p354)
  • Roasted Veggie Medley (p354)
  • Vangi’s Parmesan Zucchini (p355)
  • Spaghetti Squash/Zucchini Noodles (p356)
  • Zucchini or Green Fries (p357)
  • Sauteed String Green Beans (p357)
  • Cauli Rice (p358)
  • Baked Cauliflower (p360)
  • Stir Fry Veggie Deluxe (p360)
  • Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes (p361)
  • White Bean Mashies (p361)
  • Twice Baked Zucchini (p362)
  • Tuna Stuffed Tomatoes (p363)
  • Cali Potato Salad (p363)
  • Pea Salad (p364)

Desserts:

  • Frozen Yogurt (p377)
  • Frozen Yogurt Pops (p377)
  • Baked Grapefruit (p379)
  • Baked Apples (p379)
  • Pumpkin Treat (p388)

Snacks:

  • Kale Chips (p391)
  • Crunchy Cheese Crackers (p395)
  • Roasted Crispy Garbanzos (p397)
  • Greek Onion Dip (p404)
  • Australian Guacamole (p406)

Sauces:

  • Mayo (p413)
  • Slim Belly Jelly (use inexpensive gelatin in place of the gluccomman) (p411)

Cultured:

  • Kefir (need grains as discussed above) (p415)
  • Sauerkraut (p419)

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