Food

Skinny Quiche

I skinnified this quiche for Gossip Girl’s Kelly Rutherford. It’s great for breakfast or lunch and will leave you satisfied. Ingredients – 1 store-bought whole-grain frozen pastry shell – 2½ teaspoons olive oil, divided – 2 shallots, thinly sliced – 1…

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  • My Not-So-Red-Velvet Cupcakes Recipe

    The inspiration behind this skinny recipe was to replace artificial red food coloring with beet juice — an all-nat...

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  • Brownie Cookies

    These cookies are perfect for when you need great chocolate flavor. They have just a little fat from the nondairy butter...

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  • Quick & Easy Linguini Dinner

    I love this easy pasta recipe! It is the the perfect dish to make when you need to whip something up in a hurry. You can...

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  • Food

    Carrot Ginger Soup

    This spicy-sweet-gingery soup has a lot of character and it goes well with an Asian salad or with a sandwich. It freezes well so you can make a batch on the weekend and put it in individual containers to reheat…

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  • Lemon Basil Hummus

    Tangy and tasty, this dip takes less time to make than going to the store to buy prepared hummus. It doesn’t contain a...

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  • Healthy Chili Recipe

    This healthy chili recipe is perfect for a cold night. It’s one of those dishes that immediately makes you feel al...

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  • Quick & Easy Linguini Dinner

    I love this easy pasta recipe! It is the the perfect dish to make when you need to whip something up in a hurry. You can...

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  • Food

    Bethenny’s Homemade Salsa

    You can always find a pretty good salsa in the store and doctor it, but salsa is so easy to make that I recommend trying it at home at least once. You can be creative with salsa, and it’s a…

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  • Easy Artichokes

    If I’m going to make a fancy, complicated stuffed artichoke dish, then peeling fresh artichokes is worth the trouble. ...

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  • Roasted Winter Veggies

    These are delicious, comforting, ridiculously easy, and a great way to use up any vegetables you have in your refrigerat...

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  • If You Want to be Naturally Thin, Make Food Special

    In a restaurant or at a spa, you pay to have your food made special. It looks beautiful and is fun to eat. So why should...

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  • Food

    Easy Impressive Frittata

    This fancy-looking but super-easy recipe makes a beautiful and healthful breakfast. Ingredients – Cooking spray – 1 cup sautéed vegetables (great way to use leftovers), such as onions, spinach, zucchini, broccoli, or tomatoes – 1 egg yolk and 3 to 4…

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  • 4 Ways To Eat Fresh Veggies

    Do you get your five servings of vegetables in every day? Veggies provide fiber that helps fill you up and keeps your di...

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  • Almond Peppermint Bark Recipe

    This time of year, with temptation staring you down all the time, only go for the stuff that’s really satisfying—it...

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  • Naturally Thin Tips For Holiday Dinners

    The holidays shouldn’t be stressful, at least where cooking is concerned. You can make impressive meals for your holid...

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  • Food

    Guilt-Free Fries

    Potatoes are a starchy vegetable, but they are still a nutrient-dense vegetable, so I’m sharing this seemingly decadent but actually good-investment recipe for fries. Skip the fast food and make these at home. You’ll be glad you did. Ingredients –…

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  • Your Snacking Secret: Bread Plus

    Nothing irritates me more than the idea that bread is evil because it is made of “carbs,” but it’s just fine to go...

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  • Low-Fat Mock-A-Mole Party Dip

    Everyone knows chips and dip are must-haves at any get-together. Avocados are very healthy but also fattening, so I crea...

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  • Avocado Pineapple Smoothie Recipe

    This is not your typical smoothie! It’s a little savory, a little sweet and completely decadent. Try it out, and l...

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  • Food

    My Healthy Version of Pad Thai

    Pad thai is a great comfort food, but the problem with most restaurant versions is that they are very high in fat, sugar, and starch, and it’s easy to overstuff yourself on the noodles. I decided I needed to create…

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  • Zesty, Cheesy Mac and Cheese Recipe

    Are you craving comfort food, but dread the added calories? Try my version of Mac and Cheese. Trust me, you’ll lo...

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  • Better-Than-Kale Arugula Salad

    Is it just me or is kale taking over? Kale chips… Kale salads… Kale bowls… If you ask me, kale needs to #GetOffMyJ...

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  • Skinnygirl Inspired Cinco de Mayo Recipes

    I recently reached out via my Facebook and Instagram to ask my followers if they had any Skinnygirl-inspired recipes for...

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