Welcome to my Weight Watchers Friendly Weekly Recipe and Link Roundup
Encouragement and inspiration are critical whenever you’re trying to change your habits. This is especially true when the habits involve eating better, losing weight and creating a healthy balanced lifestyle.
Sticking with the slow and steady sensible balanced approach to lasting change can seem dull and out of step when everywhere you look people seem to be swinging between overindulgent excess and extreme deprivation based diets.
Here are this week’s hand-picked selections, as well as the newest and most popular recipes on Simple Nourished Living this week. Enjoy!
WW Weekly Topic: What’s Your Why?
What’s your reason for wanting to lose weight (or keep it off) or for wanting to become healthier? What does your WHY look like to you?
Keeping this in the forefront of your mind throughout the ups and downs of your journey will help provide the motivation required to stick with it.
At this age and stage of my life, my WHY is much different than when I first embarked on my journey decades ago.
Now, rather than a specific number on the scale, I’m much more interested in maintaining my health while aging gracefully and vibrantly. This is what keeps me committed to daily walks, time on my yoga mat and nourishing food choices.
On Simple-Nourished-Living This Week
Spicy Chicken Avocado Soup for Two – This quick and easy variation of the classic Mexican soup lends itself to whatever south of the border ingredients you might have in your refrigerator or pantry.
This Week Last Year
Five Most Popular Posts This Week
On My Menu Next Week
Weekly Weight Loss Devotional
I love devotionals. I’ve been reading them daily for years and recently felt the call to begin sharing a weekly devotional specific to weight loss with you here.
Reading the same devotional over and over every day for at least a week, until I have it committed to memory is powerful. The positive words soak into every part of my being refreshing me and giving me strength.
I kick things off with this one, entitled, Feeling Good.
Easy Healthy WW Friendly Recipes & Links I Bookmarked Week:
As a person who feels the need to munch when angry or anxious, this article really resonated with me: How to Stay Mentally Strong When You’re Dealing with Uncomfortable Emotions by Amy Morin, Author of 12 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do.
I discovered years ago that feeling good and focusing on happiness were essential ingredients in living a happy, healthy and slim life, I loved the advice shared in How to Be Happy: The Ten Secrets to Happiness.
Made in the slow cooker with zero SmartPoints from a confessed vegetable hater this Golden Chickpea and Cauliflower Soup is at the top of my “must make” list.
Can’t wait to try this Chicken Tamale Bake the next time a craving for Mexican food strikes.
The perfect healthy zero points fall snack – Air Fryer Apple Chips!
This healthy english muffin pizza a lighter healthier version of a childhood classic.
Cheesy Chili Nachos, a lighter healthier alternative to one of my all-time favorites.
Favorite Moments of the Week
Daily walks in the woods, enveloped by blue sky, crisp air, and an ever-changing panorama.
Quiet moments on the dock
Enjoying some of the things that make fall in the country fabulous – festivals, scarecrows, pumpkins, mums and gentle deer
Have a wonderful weekend!
*PointsPlus® and SmartPoints® calculated by Simple Nourished Living; Not endorsed by Weight Watchers International, Inc. All recipe ingredients except optional items included in determining nutritional estimates. SmartPoints® values calculated WITHOUT each plan's ZeroPoint Foods (Green plan, Blue plan, Purple plan) using the WW Recipe Builder.
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More WW Weekly Recipes and Round-Ups
- WW Recipes and Helpful Links: October 5, 2019
- WW Recipes and Helpful Links: September 28, 2019
- WW Recipes and Helpful Links: September 21, 2019
- WW Recipes and Helpful Links: September 14, 2019
- WW Recipes and Helpful Links: January 26, 2019
- WW Recipes and Helpful Links: February 3, 2018
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