Slow Cooker Rosemary Chicken

Slow Cooker Rosemary Chicken

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 127) This slow cooker rosemary chicken was my first attempt cooking a whole chicken in the crock pot. And, now I’m wondering what took me so long. It turned out moist and delicious. And dare I say, with better flavor and texture than the Costco rotisserie chickens on […]

Weight Watchers Friendly Rotisserie Chicken Recipes eCookbook

Easy Healthy Weight Watchers Rotisserie Chicken Recipes

I’m excited to announce that I’ve got a new rotisserie chicken recipes eCookbook now available on Amazon: Favorite Easy Healthy Recipes for Using Rotisserie Chicken. Actually this rotisserie chicken recipes eCookbook is a joint venture between me and my brother.  (All of my eCookbooks are.) I’m in charge of the recipes. And he handles all […]

Chicken Salad with Chutney and Curry

Chicken Salad with Chutney and Curry

Here’s a healthy and delicious chicken salad with chutney and curry. I adapted it from a recipe in the Weight Watchers One Pot Cookbook to work with what I had on hand. As I began stirring this chicken salad with chutney and curry together, I had a feeling it was going to be good. So I called […]

How to Shred Chicken

How to Shred Chicken

Do you know how to shred chicken? You probably have eaten shredded chicken lots of times in soups, casseroles, sandwiches, salads, burritos and enchiladas. And probably have never given how to shred chicken an ounce of thought until encountering a recipe calling for ‘shredded chicken.’ I am a huge fan of rotisserie chickens and have […]

Easy Healthy Chicken Divan

Momma's Divine Divan

This easy, healthy chicken divan is a family favorite. And a great way to use leftover chicken. Rotisserie chickens are a dinner staple around here. So, I’m always looking for tasty Weight Watcher friendly ways to use the leftovers. Creamy comforting casseroles, like this easy healthy chicken divan, are always a hit. To make this […]

Light & Healthy Slow Cooker Wild Rice Soup

Slow Cooker Wild Rice Soup

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. 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 […]

{38 Power Foods} Quick & Easy Chicken White Bean Salsa Soup

Chicken Salsa White Bean Soup

I got the idea for this simple chicken white bean salsa soup from a Weight Watchers friend. While chatting one day, I mentioned that I needed an idea for how to use up the remains of a recently purchased rotisserie chicken. She explained that she always made an easy soup with white beans and salsa […]

Creamy Chili-Corn Soup with Chicken and Black Beans

Creamy Corn Soup

The title of the recipe really says it all – creamy chili-corn soup with chicken and black beans. This easy, healthy and delicious soup stirs together in minutes making it perfect for a quick lunch or supper. The recipe is from The Perfect Recipe for Losing Weight and Eating Great, by Pam Anderson. (Of all […]

Weight Watchers Easy Arroz Con Pollo (Chicken with Rice)

Weight Watchers Arroz con Pollo

Have you had Arroz con Pollo? Traditional Arroz con Pollo (chicken and rice) is popular throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. It’s delicious. This easy arroz con pollo is a quick and easy one-pot variation using leftover cooked chicken that can be made in about 30 minutes. It’s from  Weight Watchers’ Simply the Best : […]

Skinny Creamy Pasta with Spicy Chicken, Broccoli, and Basil

Skinny Creamy Pasta with Spicy Chicken Broccoli, and Basil

I love pasta and can’t imagine a life without it. Creamy pastas are something both my husband and I adore, but they can be really high in fat and calories.  But there are ways to make creamy pasta sauces that are lighter and healthier. All it takes is a little know-how. That’s where this recipe […]

Chicken Salad with Apples and Cranberries

Healthy Chicken Salad with Apples and Cranberries

Leftover rotisserie chicken, apples, celery, and dried cranberries in a light creamy Greek yogurt based dressing combine to create this light and delicious chicken salad with apples and cranberries. Which reminds me of a classic Waldorf salad – only lighter – and with chicken. I served this chicken salad with apples and cranberries for lunch […]

Chicken Vegetable Rice Soup Recipe

slim & healthy turkey vegetable rice soup recipe

I love soup. Steamy. Nourishing. Satisfying. Tasty. Low in calories. What’s not to love? And after days and weeks of over-indulging, my body is craving light simple food. Soup is a wonderful solution. A steamy bowl of soup, like this chicken vegetable rice soup, for lunch or dinner is the perfect way to lighten up after […]

Skinny Chicken Broccoli Casserole (Chicken Divan) Recipe – 9 Points+

Lightened up version of chicken broccoli casserole

This skinny chicken broccoli casserole is a lightened up version of my Mom’s yummy creamy cheesy chicken broccoli casserole from childhood. It was one of her favorite recipes for leftover turkey and chicken. And what’s not to like? It’s quick, tasty and economical. She always called it chicken and broccoli casserole or turkey broccoli casserole. But […]

Easy Healthy Old Fashioned Chicken and Dumplings Recipes

Easy Healthy Chicken and Dumplings

Here are two easy healthy recipes for old-fashioned chicken and dumplings – one cooked on the stove top and one made in the slow cooker that is finished on the stove. If you love the idea of making chicken and dumplings from scratch but don’t have the time to cook the chicken and then let […]