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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