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Faux Pancakes

I’m strongly against fake food, but I call this “faux” because it is actually an egg dish. This is a great protein-rich breakfast when you are craving something sweet. The small amount of sugar gives it just the right degree…

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  • Spiced Pumpkin Pancakes

    These pancakes are for the kind of morning where you can spend a few extra moments indulging. Plus they’ve have fi...

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  • Ricotta Cheesecake

    This ricotta cheesecake is an excellent holiday dessert and has a lot less fat than traditional cheesecake. Ingredients ...

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  • Mashed Sweet Potatoes

    This is great comfort food and a versatile recipe you can use later in other things, so if you have leftovers, that’s ...

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    What To Do With Your Leftovers

    What did you have for dinner last night? What do you have in the refrigerator that you need to eat? Can you make it into a sandwich today? There are so many options, so take this basic concept and run…

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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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  • National Vegetarian Month: Sweet & Savory Vegetable Tower

    I don’t consider myself to be vegetarian, but I do enjoy eating vegetarian dishes because most of the time, they are a...

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  • Memorial Day Menu Recipe Guide

    The weather’s getting warmer and I’m beyond excited to get outside and start grilling. Whether you’re throwing...

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    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Ricotta Cheesecake

    This ricotta cheesecake is an excellent holiday dessert and has a lot less fat than traditional cheesecake. Ingredients ...

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    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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  • Quick & Easy Halloween Treats

    I love Halloween! It’s one of the most fun holidays, and a great time to be really creative with food. But as a m...

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  • Spicy Bluecheese Chicken Burger Recipe

    If you’re looking for a fun meal that anyone can cook (even your significant other who claims they can’t boi...

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  • CauliFLOWER Recipes for Valentine’s Day

    Cauliflower is the new kale. This stuff is EVERYWHERE. Whenever there’s a new food trend, I’m always a littl...

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    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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  • Pumpkin Spice French Toast Waffles

    Whenever I can’t decide between French toast and waffles, I make French toast… and cook it in the waffle iron. It’...

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  • Want to be Naturally Thin? Don’t Snack While Cooking

    You can eat an entire meal’s worth of food just by nibbling while you cook. Then you sit down to another meal. That’...

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  • 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...

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    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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  • Quick & Easy Halloween Treats

    I love Halloween! It’s one of the most fun holidays, and a great time to be really creative with food. But as a m...

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  • Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

    These Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are one of my faves, and one of Susan Saradon’s too. They combine hea...

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  • Easy & Healthy Vegan Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

    Can you believe winter is almost here? As the weather gets colder this soup will warm up even the coldest of nights....

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