Category Archives: Weight watchers

Artichoke Hummus

This healthy Artichoke Hummus is full of flavor and a great spin on traditional hummus, especially for all you artichoke lovers out there. It’s seriously good, and if you love hummus as much as we do, you will definitely want to try Black Bean Hummus and Brownie Batter Hummus as well. We have been eating this Artichoke Hummus with all the things. As someone who is always looking for something delicious to dip vegetables, pretzels, and crackers – I can never have […]

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Pasta with Butternut Squash Sauce, Spicy Sausage and Baby Spinach

Pasta in a decadent creamy, homemade, butternut squash pasta sauce, with no cream! The spicy chicken sausage and sage is the perfect compliment, this pasta dish is filling and comforting on a chilly night. We also love this meatless Spaghetti with Creamy Butternut Leek Sauce, which inspired this recipe. And with the addition of shaved Parmesan and spicy chicken sausage, the end result is savory and delicious. (more…) Powered by WPeMatico

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Authentic Chile Verde – Slow Cooker, Instant Pot, or Stovetop

This authentic Chile Verde recipe made with fresh tomatillos, poblano peppers, jalapenos, onion, garlic, and cilantro takes a little more work than the typical “salsa dump” recipes but is absolutely worth it! Serve it with these Slow Cooker Pinto Beans, corn tortillas, or with some Cilantro Lime Cauliflower Rice. There are so many different recipes out there for chile verde but unfortunately, most of them involve grabbing a jar of store bought salsa verde and dumping it into […]

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Italian Zucchini Pesto Soup – 5 Weight Watchers Freestyle SmartPoints

Today I’m sharing a new favorite soup recipe – Italian Zucchini Pesto Soup. Zucchini, potatoes, pasta and pesto create a winning combination in this tasty soup. The aroma of the pesto when it is stirred into the hot soup is simply irresistible. Good any time of year, but especially in summer when zucchini and basil are at their peak. Skinny on Italian Zucchini Pesto Soup Recipe This Italian Zucchini Pesto Soup Recipe is slightly adapted from 1000 Italian Recipes […]

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Caramel apple crisp

Even though we have been under some heat spells this last week, I am getting all the fall feels knowing that crisp cool air is right around the corner. I wanted to make a quick and easy apple dessert since I had picked up a big bag of apples from the farmers market. This caramel apple crisp is super easy to whip up and so delicious, perfect for those cozy Sunday evenings after dinner. This dessert is […]

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Healthy Meal Plans: Week 38

This week I am pulling out some favorite recipes that celebrate all the great produce that’s still available. I don’t know about you, but I want to get in as much as possible before colder weather comes in. Now on to this week’s meal plan! It starts out with Zucchini Tomato and Corn Frittata, Chipotle Mushroom and Spinach Quesadillas, and Slow Cooker Greek Chicken and Green Beans. Monday brings Creamy Pesto Zucchini Pasta with Chicken and Tuesday […]

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50+ Favorite Weight Watchers Freestyle Recipes

Most of the recipes here on Simple Nourished Living have been updated to reflect the new Weight Watchers Freestyle SmartPoints values.  Here you will find 50+ of my all time favorites as well as some from my fellow WW bloggers. I’ve organized them by food as well as by WW Points value to make things as easy as possible for you. Enjoy! Favorite Weight Watchers Freestyle Chicken Recipes Baked Chicken Fajitas (0 Freestyle SmartPoints) (You Brew My […]

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The Complete Guide to Cauliflower: Nutrition, Benefits, Recipes, and More

Roasted, mashed, pickled, riced, diced, blended, steamed, sauced, or stir-fried, the amazing cauliflower plant is as adaptable as it is nutritious. And these days, you’d be hard-pressed to miss it. This versatile vegetable is showing up in recipes everywhere, from pizza crusts to faux-buffalo wings and from hummus to “tots.â€�  Whether you’re looking to lose weight, add more nutrition to your meals, or simply in search of new ways to prepare and eat your veggies, cauliflower is […]

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Light & Healthy Slow Cooker Chicken Wild Rice Soup – 3 WW Freestyle SmartPoints

This slow cooker wild rice soup may not win any beauty contests, but it is an easy, healthy and deliciously satisfying one- pot meal, perfect in cold weather. Slow Cooker Wild Rice Soup I adapted the recipe from Fix-It and Forget-It Lightly: 600 Healthy Low-Fat Recipes for Your Slow Cooker, a great go-to cookbook when you are looking for a slow cooker recipe that’s not only easy, but light and healthy too.   How Many Calories/Weight Watchers […]

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Crispy Turnip Fries

Baked Turnip fries are the perfect side dish for any low carb, Paleo, or Whole30 dinner. We love serving them alongside these Healthy Ranch Turkey Burgers and Buffalo Chicken Sloppy Joes. And when it comes to dipping, you can’t beat this Skinny Ranch. Looking for a lower carb, Paleo friendly, or lower calorie fry? Look no further and try these turnip fries. For those who have never had a turnip, it has an earthy flavor with just […]

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