Skinny Water Recipe: Lots of Flavor, Zero Points!

skinny detox water

Image Credit: budgetsavvydiva.com It takes a lot of water to stay hydrated during the summer here in Phoenix! I drink a ton of water all day long. There’s nothing better to quench your thirst. And it provides lots of impressive health benefits: water can reduce fatigue, prevent headaches, boost brainpower, improve your mood, and even help you… 

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Lemony Lentil Quinoa Salad

Light Healthy Lemon Lentil Quinoa Salad

This lemony lentil quinoa salad is one from the archives. It’s the recipe that finally turned me into a quinoa lover. Which, I must admit took a while. Have you ever cooked with quinoa (KEEN-wa)?  It’s a South American grain-like seed that you cook like rice, simmering it in water or broth until the liquid is absorbed…. 

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Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken and Potatoes

Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken and Potatoes

(Year of Weight Watchers Crock Pot Cooking Day 185 – Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken and Potatoes) This slow cooker lemon chicken and potatoes with garlic and oregano is a great alternative to oven roasting. It’s easier. Doesn’t heat up the kitchen. And is just as delicious. The lemon slices get soft and mellow, infusing the… 

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Slow Cooker Lemon Poppy-Seed Cake

slow cooker lemon poppy seed cake

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 163) This light and luscious slow cooker lemon poppy seed cake tastes like a moist lemon poppy seed muffin, only better. It’s an upside cake that creates a custard-like topping while baking. We’re in the middle of lemon season here in Phoenix, so I’m always on the lookout… 

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Slow Cooker Lemon Cake

Slow Cooker Lemon Cake

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 116) My little 6 cup bundt pan fits perfectly in my 6-Quart slow cooker, so I’m having fun baking mini bundt cakes. If you’re a Weight Watcher who can get in trouble in the company of too much cake or have a small family, you may want to consider investing… 

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Crock Pot Salmon Fillets and Asian Style Vegetables

Slow Cooker Salmon Veg Text

(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking Day 95) This crock pot salmon fillets with Asian style vegetables is a favorite. I’ve made it 2 or 3 times since beginning this year of slow cooking adventure. I kept waiting to get a better picture before posting it. But that’s not likely to happen because it’s too… 

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