Crock Pot Dried Fruit Compote

      
Slow Cooker Dried Fruit Compote

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 61 ) Here’s an easy, delicious and versatile crock pot dried fruit compote that I love. It’s good warm or cold. For breakfast with hot cereal or yogurt. Or for dessert spooned over vanilla ice cream or pound cake. This crock pot dried fruit compote would be a […]

Gael Greene’s Morning After Orange Fruit Soup

      
Gael Greene's Morning After Orange Fruit Soup

Gael Greene’s Morning After Orange fruit soup – an interesting combination of frozen orange juice concentrate, quick cooking tapioca, and sugar, combined with fresh fruit – makes for a refreshing and delicious way to begin the day. We enjoyed this orange fruit soup for breakfast this morning and look forward to having it again. It’s […]

Weight Watchers Friendly Tip: 24 Healthy Snacks for Weight Loss

      
Healthy Snacks for Weight Loss

When you are trying to lose weight, it’s tempting to try to see how long you can go without eating. But, it’s really not a great idea since there are so many ways it can backfire on you. Going too long between meals can make you tired and cranky. (It sure does me, anyway.) It […]

Deborah Madison’s Tips for Eating More Fruits & Vegetables – Perfect for Weight Watchers Members

      
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Now that most fruits and vegetables have a 0 PointsPlus value on the Weight Watchers plan, are you looking for ways to eat more of them? I know I am. I guess it’s human nature to love what’s free! I read a great interview with Deborah Madison in the January/February issue of Cooking Light, in which […]

Easy Strawberry Shortcake

      
Strawberry Shortcake Photo Credit Flickr: Audrey Elizabeth

Strawberry shortcake is the perfect summer dessert, especially with these easy strawberry shortcake recipes to turn to. As soon as strawberries begin appearing everywhere, my mind immediately turns to this easy luscious fruit filled dessert. It’s loved by young and old alike and comes in lots of different styles and variations but is basically made by […]

Breakfast Fruit Parfaits & Other Easy Summer Breakfast Recipes

      
Fruit Parfait

As temperatures continue to rise well into the hundreds here in Phoenix, my interest in refreshing easy breakfast recipes and easy fruit recipes and easy summer recipes is increasing too. I’m still enjoying the muesli recipes very much. The trick is remembering to assemble the muesli before bed, something that hasn’t become a habit yet. Mornings […]

Healthy Smoothie Recipe For Breakfast and Beyond

      
Healthy Smoothie

When the weather turns hot I love to start the day with a healthy smoothie recipe for breakfast. Healthy smoothies are a simple way to get the day started in a cool refreshing way while providing a delicious source of healthy protein, fiber and phytonutrients. There are gazillions of healthy smoothie recipes for breakfast to […]