Archive for November, 2010

Delectable Turkey and Roasted Sweet Potatoes in a Main Course Salad

Monday, November 29th, 2010

This fiber rich salad works wonders with leftover turkey or chicken.  It’s so hearty and satisfying, you’ll love it for dinner. With such great flavors, turkey, roasted sweet potatoes, apples, dried cranberries and my Skinny Cranberry Ranch dressing, it’s sure to become a favorite this time of year. The skinny for 1 serving of this […]

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Homemade Cranberry-Apple Sauce

Saturday, November 20th, 2010

If you find some people at your Thanksgiving dinner like cranberry sauce and others prefer applesauce this recipe just might work for your gathering. I’ve taken these two wonderful flavors and combine them into one delicious sauce. The skinny for each serving, 80 calories, 0 fat and 2 Weight Watchers POINTS PLUS. Prep Time: 10 […]

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6 Sensational Skinny Thanksgivng Desserts

Monday, November 15th, 2010

My very favorite part of the Thanksgiving feast is dessert!  I’m sharing six exquisite desserts. They’re all worth every minute in the kitchen.  One bite of these dreamy desserts and your guests will be shocked and delighted they are all Skinny!!! Savor the flavors of Pumpkin Cheesecake, Cranberry Cream Cheese Torte or Pumpkin Crunch Cake […]

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Cranberries, Sweet Potatoes, Squash and More…

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

This time of year the produce section of the supermarket is filled with these deep red, yellow and orange fleshed winter vegetables and fruits. I’m talking about the magnificent and very healthy selection of cranberries, squashes and root vegetables.  Here’s a quick run down on these fabulous healthy finds. Cranberries are extremely tart, scarlet colored […]

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Nostalgic and Decadent Carrot Cake Made a Whole Lot Skinnier

Monday, November 8th, 2010

Carrot cake has been the perennial favorite of both young and old alike for years.  Although it’s actually been around since the 1940s, it began popping up on restaurant menus and bakeries across the country in the 1960s.  It was considered a very earthy, natural cake but in those days no one really focused on […]

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Rich and Dreamy, Skinny Creamed Spinach

Monday, November 1st, 2010

This is not your typical boring spinach recipe. With its rich, cheesy, striking flavor, it’s no wonder everyone loves it. Look on the menu of both casual chicken restaurants and very high end steak houses and you’ll find this popular side dish.  Normally it contains so much fat.  In fact, Boston Market’s creamed spinach has […]

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