Recipes by Zola / Recipes

Pumpkin Pancakes with Spiced Whipped Cream

Even if you never touch dessert it’s still easy to get too much sugar. We know sugar is virtually everywhere in our food system. Low carb people know to stay away from things like bread, pasta, pancakes, baked goods, sodas, fruit drinks, and ...

Fluffy, No Bake Lemon Cheesecake

When I was six years old I specialized in baking chocolate chip cookies. I kept up that march to greatness in cookie baking until I was in my 20’s. My more adult friends called me the local Debbie Fields. Everyone loved my chocolate chip cookies...

Mixed Berry Kefir Smoothie

It’s funny how trends change. In the 1950’s, you could not watch a movie without seeing just about every character in it smoking a cigarette. In the 1960’s, most sales were done over a 3 martini lunch. Very few now. That’s pretty much ...

Taco Salad #2 (a chopped version)

The very first Super Bowl took place in 1967. I watched it. I was 10 years old. The Green Bay Packers beat The Kansas City Chiefs 35-10. I was born 26 miles south of Green Bay’s Lambeau Field so I grew up a big Packer fan. I idolized Bart ...

Beefy Chili with Roasted Poblanos

One of my favorite Super Bowl parties was one I called the Chili Championship Here’s how it works: You set up a chili buffet with all the fixins. This works really well because people can get up from the TV viewing area and do self-...