Slow Cooker Impossible Chocolate Brownie Pie {Lightened Up}

      
Light Slow Cooker Impossible Chocolate Brownie Pie

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 176 – Light Slow Cooker Impossible Chocolate Brownie Pie) I’m a big fan of Bisquick Impossible Pies. Have you ever tried them? Originally introduced in 1978 and renamed “Impossibly Easy” pies in 1997, they’re quick, easy and delicious. All you do is mix a few ingredients together,  pour […]

Slow Cooker Baked Oatmeal with Coconut

      
Slow Cooker Coconut Baked Oatmeal

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 132) This Slow Cooker Baked Oatmeal with coconut is a variation of the Crock Pot Baked Oatmeal I made several weeks ago. I got the inspiration from a recipe for Coconut Oatmeal Muffins over on Baking Bites. I love coconut and oatmeal, so combining the two seemed like a great idea. […]

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Loin with Applesauce

      
Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Sandwich

Are you looking for an easy slow cooker pulled pork loin recipe? I’ve got one for you. When I made this slow cooker pulled pork loin recipe recently it was a huge hit! The older I get, the more I appreciate my slow cooker. And quick and easy recipes like this one for slow cooker […]

Skinny Zucchini-Apple Loaf Cake

      
Skinny Zucchini-Apple Loaf Cake

A super moist, sweet, and spicy zucchini loaf cake made with applesauce and a touch of whole wheat flour for nuttiness. The recipe caught my eye as I was scanning one of my all-time favorite Weight Watchers cookbooks, Weight Watchers Comfort Classics : 150 Favorite Home-Style Dishes. Low in fat, this zucchini-apple loaf cake gets its […]

Old Fashioned Healthy Muffin Recipes

      
Healthy Whole Wheat Banana Muffins

I made my first batch of healthy muffins back in the 1970s. The recipe came from a magazine (I don’t remember which one; Seventeen, perhaps?). The ingredients included orange juice, cornflakes and raisins. I’ve enjoyed making muffins ever since, probably because they are so easy to make and everyone appreciates them warm from the oven. It also […]

Low Fat Applesauce Oatmeal Cookies

      
Applesauce Oatmeal Cookies

These low fat applesauce oatmeal cookies are simple wholesome cookies that are easy to make and really satisfying. They smell like apple pie as they bake and are an easy drop cookie with a chewy cake-like consistency. Since these low fat applesauce oatmeal cookies are chock full of good things like oats, applesauce, fruit and […]

Apple Pecan Muffin Recipe

      

I continue to experiment with healthy muffin recipes, like this apple pecan muffin recipe. I’m not a fan of artificial sweeteners and hate those rubbery fat-free, sugar-free, taste-free concoctions out there. I don’t want cake masquerading as a muffin or one of those super-sized muffins weighing in with 400 to 500 calories, either. I prefer […]