Category Archives: Weight watchers

Caprese Pizza

  Ahhh tomato, basil, and mozzarella. I just love fresh mozzarella and I’ve even attempted to make it myself but had no luck, unfortunately. I’ve even tried growing my own tomatoes and basil in a garden and for some reason, I only have luck growing herbs. Maybe, I should just have an herb garden? Who knows… When you don’t have a green thumb like me, I just make a quick trip to the grocery store and pick […]

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Slow Cooker Curried Carrot Apple Soup – 1 WW Freestyle SmartPoint

My post-holiday soup kick continues with slow cooker curried carrot soup. Creamy, colorful and flavorful, this slow cooker curried carrot soup is comfort in a bowl. A great example of how easy and delicious it can be to slim down with soup! Weight Watchers Friendly Slow Cooker Curried Carrot Soup How Many Calories/WW Points in this Slow Cooker Curried Carrot Soup? Each cup of this luscious low calorie vegetarian soup has just 98 calories and *3 Weight […]

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Healthy Meal Plans: Week 42

I couldn’t be more excited the weather is cooling off and soup season has started. Honestly, I wanted to include multiple soup recipes this week but decided to limit myself to just one. What do you crave when the weather cools down? Now on to this week’s meal plan! This week kicks off with a delicious Broccoli Cheddar Egg Muffins, a Southwest Quinoa Salad, and a Slow Cooker  Lasagna Soup for dinner. Monday brings Spaghetti Arrabiata with Turkey […]

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Everything You Have Ever Wanted to Know About Bananas (& Recipes!)

Bananas—the world’s most perfect fruit, right? But is it really? How much do you really know about bananas? Things like which ones should you pick and what’s the best way to store them? What about some ideas for yummy recipes for cooking with and eating bananas? This guide to everything bananas can help you on your quest to get the most out of this popular fruit. Bananas are an amazing food. Ubiquitous with “power foods”—perfect for kids […]

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Cuisinart Slow Cooker Giveaway!

Today we are giving away a Cuisinart 3.5-Quart Programmable Slow Cooker (affiliate link) Cuisinart PSC-350 3-1/2-Quart Programmable Slow Cooker This slow cooker provides a user-friendly touchpad control panel and four cooking modes that include high, low, simmer, and warm. When the cook time ends, the appliance automatically shifts to the “Warm” setting, so dinner stays hot and ready to serve without overcooking. The 3-1/2-Quart size is perfect for 2 or 3 people. TO ENTER To enter, just leave […]

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10 Minute Cabbage Stir Fry

This easy 10 Minute Cabbage Stir Fry makes a tasty side dish for any Asian inspired meal. Serve it alongside Healthy Mongolian Beef or Kung Pao Chicken for a takeout inspired meal at home. Believe it or not, one of the most requested items around here is quick easy side dishes, and today I have one will you love. This stir fry cabbage is a breeze to make and is packed with tons of flavor from a homemade stir-fry sauce. […]

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Baked Eggplant Cutlets

These delicious and easy breaded eggplant cutlets are a healthy way to make perfectly crispy eggplant in the oven every time. They are a great meatless alternative to classically baked chicken cutlets and also a great way to introduce eggplant to kids. I can’t say enough about these homemade breaded eggplant slices. My whole family was literally grabbing them off the baking sheet, dunking them in some marinara on the side, and chowing down. I am not even […]

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Healthy Kung Pao Chicken

Healthy Kung Pao Chicken is full of all the flavor of the classic Chinese take-out dish, tastes amazing, and is a meal you can feel good about feeding your family.  After a crazy weekend, I had absolutely no desire to cook and was seriously craving Chinese takeout. But since we have been trying to eat at home more often, I decided to recreate one of my favorite dishes, Kung Pao Chicken, at home. And after a few […]

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Baked Cajun Garlic Chicken

Aside from using a slow cooker or Instant Pot, I think baking food is one of the easiest ways to cook dinner easily. Especially if you’re only using one pan. It is to that end that I decided to make this Baked Cajun Garlic Chicken. I like chicken baked many, many ways (and how could you not — it’s so versatile!), but baking it with Cajun spices is one of my favorites. I like food to be […]

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Healthy Meal Plans: Week 41

I am so ready for fall and this week I am adding lots of fall inspired recipes to get in the mood bringing in pumpkin, apples, roasted veggies, and more. Now on to this week’s meal plan! This week kicks off with a delicious Italian Frittata, Spinach Artichoke Quesadillas, and a Slow Cooker Beef Ragu for dinner. Monday brings Roasted Vegetables with Orzo and Tuesday is Easy Spicy BBQ Chicken Thighs. Mid-week meals include Roasted Shrimp and […]

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