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Easy and Yummy Recipe with Shrimp. Easy and Yummy Recipe with Shrimp Melt a stick of butter in the pan.

Easy and Yummy Recipe with Shrimp

Slice one lemon and layer it on top of the butter. Put down fresh shrimp, then sprinkle one pack of dried Italian seasoning. Put in the oven and bake at 350 for 15 min. Best Shrimp you will EVER taste:) Related Posts The Science Of HappinessThe Science Of Happiness What makes you happy? The Science Of HappinessThe Science Of Happiness What makes you happy? Empanadas (Meat Turnovers) Empanadas made with lean ground beef, tomato, onion, zucchini and black pepper ½ lb. lean ground beef½ tomato, chopped¼ c. onion, chopped6 zucchini, sliced½ tsp. freshly ground black pepper2 c. flour¼ c. cooking oil½ c. ice cold water Preheat oven to 300° F.

Empanadas (Meat Turnovers)

Sauté ground beef, tomato, onion, zucchini and pepper, then set aside. Mix flour and oil, and add ice water a little at a time until mixture is moist. Let stand for 30 minutes. Makes 12 servings. Nutrient analysis per empanada. Kidney Friendly Chex Mix. I don’t know about you, but lately all I want to do is watch the Olympics…on a cozy couch…with a delicious snack. I am pretty positive that the majority of America shares this feeling. So, today I wanted to share something for all of the dialysis patients and kidney-conscious people watching the Olympics, sitting on a cozy couch, and searching for a delicious snack: a kidney friendly snack recipe.

I came across an exceptionally yummy chex mix recipe (courtesy of Fresenius Medical Care). Chex mix is great because you can whip up a big batch and leave it out in bowls for both yourself and fellow Olympic enthusiasts that pass through your home. Dill Nibbles. Dill Nibbles is a crunchy snack treat that is renal dietitian-approved.

Dill Nibbles

Try this kidney-friendly recipe for the next time you feel the need to munch. Kidney Friendly - Pita Pizza. Pita PizzaRecipe from "Cooking for David: A Culinary Dialysis Cookbook" by Sara Colman, RD, CDE and Dorothy Gordon, BS, RN.Submitted by DaVita dietitian Sara from California.

Kidney Friendly - Pita Pizza

Portions: 2Serving size: 1 pizza Ingredients2 ounces lean ground pork or ground beef1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes1/2 teaspoon fennel seeds2 cloves minced garlic1/4 cup onions, chopped1/4 cup bell peppers, chopped cooking spray2 pieces six-inch pita bread2 tablespoons chunky tomato sauce1/3 cup mozzarella cheese PreparationCombine ground meat, pepper flakes, fennel, garlic, onion and bell pepper in a nonstick frying pan. Sauté until cooked.Spray a baking sheet with cooking spray and place the pitas on it. Sprinkle with cooked meat and vegetable mixture.Put 1 tablespoon tomato sauce on top of each pita. Addictive Pretzels. Here comes a dazzler of a snack recipe called Addictive Pretzels created by DaVita renal dietitian Christy from Pennsylvania.

Addictive Pretzels

Diet types: CKD non-dialysis Dialysis Diabetes Recipe submitted by DaVita renal dietitian Christy from Pennsylvania. Portions: 32 Serving size: 1 ounce (1 small handful of pretzel pieces) Ingredients 32-ounce bag of unsalted pretzels1 cup canola oil2 tablespoons Hidden Valley® Ranch Salad Dressing and Seasoning Mix1-1/2 teaspoons garlic powder1-1/2 teaspoons dried dill weed Preparation Preheat oven to 175° F.Spread pretzels out on two 18" x 13" cookie sheets, so that pretzels lay flat. Renal and renal diabetic food choices. Mexican Antojitos. Healthy Chicken Nuggets & Fries. Baked Chicken Cornflake Nuggets Appropriate for CKD, Dialysis, Diabetes Adapted from Jamie Oliver's Baked Chicken Nugget Recipe Serves 8 Makes about 40 nuggets, 5 nuggets per person Ingredients: 1 1/2 pounds air-chilled chicken breast, cut into 1.5 by 1-inch nuggets 1, 6-oz container low-sodium 0% FAGE Greek yogurt 1 cup all-purpose white flour (if gluten-free versions, skip this step) 1 egg, whisked 1 cup crushed wheat 365 Brand Wheat Cornflakes (0mg sodium) or 365 Brand No-Salt Added Corn Chips 1/2 cup lemon juice 1/4 teaspoon dried dill 1/4 teaspoon dried celery seed 1/4 teaspoon salt-free garlic powder 1/4 teaspoon dried lemon peel 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper Olive oil spray Directions: In a plastic container, mix the chicken with yogurt and lemon.

Healthy Chicken Nuggets & Fries

When you're ready to get baking, preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Take the chicken out of the fridge and let it come to room temperature. Baked Polenta Fries. Chipotle Shrimp Tacos. Appropriate for CKD, Dialysis, Diabetes Ingredients: Pineapple Salsa.

Chipotle Shrimp Tacos

Sweet and Spicy Meatballs. Lean, sweet, spicy meatballs with fresh parsley, nutmeg, cranberries and cayenne pepper Vegetable oil cooking spray¼ cup chopped onion1 lb. lean ground chuck1/3 cup fine dry breadcrumbs¼ cup chopped fresh parsley1/8 tsp. nutmeg¼ c, liquid non-dairy creamer1 egg white, beaten½ cup cranberries, finely chopped2 tsp. dry mustard1/8 tsp. cayenne pepper½ cup grape jelly1 teaspoon lemon juice Preheat oven to 375° F.

Sweet and Spicy Meatballs

Coat a small saucepan with cooking spray and place over medium heat. Add onion and sauté until tender. Combine onion with next 6 ingredients in a bowl. Meanwhile, prepare sauce by combining the cranberries and remaining ingredients in a small saucepan. Makes 18 servings. Nutrient analysis per 2 meatballs Calories 108 Carbohydrates 9 g Fat 6 g Phosphorus 44 mg Potassium 98 mg Protein 5 g Sodium 38 mg Source: Living Well on Dialysis: A Cookbook for Patients and their Families. Spicy Low Fat Turkey Meatballs Recipe. Empanadas (Meat Turnovers) Healthy. Dill Nibbles. Addictive Pretzels. Kidney Friendly Chex Mix. Kidney Friendly - Pita Pizza. Renal-Friendly Ranch Cheese Ball. Appropriate for CKD, Dialysis, Diabetes Ingredients: 1 — 8 oz. package low-fat cream cheese ¼ cup low-fat plain yogurt (with low calorie sweetener) 1 teaspoon "Simply Organic Ranch Dip Mix" 2 Tablespoon diced celery 2 Tablespoon diced green onions 2-3 dashes of Tabasco sauce 2 Tablespoon crushed walnuts Directions: Leave cream cheese at room temperature for 30 minutes.

Renal-Friendly Ranch Cheese Ball