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Skinny Pumpkin Cheesecake

One of the things I love most about fall is all the yummy things you can make with pumpkin. My recipe for pumpkin cheesecake is quasi-decadent, but it’s made with canned pumpkin (rather than pumpkin-pie filling) and reduced-fat cream cheese,…

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  • 4 Delicious Dip Recipes for National Chip and Dip Day

    National Chip and Dip Day is a holiday I can definitely get on board with. Chips and dip will always be the perfect snac...

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  • Easy Beet Salad

    This is a really quick salad when you want something fresh, sweet, and good for you. I love Melissa’s trimmed, peeled,...

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  • Your Herbs & Spices Cheat Sheet

    Herbs and spices add interesting flavor to so many different foods, and I recommend using them liberally. You can someti...

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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’s the lazy girl’s way of getting a waffle without a lot of effort. These “waffles” are a bit softer…

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  • Homemade Almond Granola

    I am an advocate for healthy snacking to help curb cravings. Granola is one of my all time faves because it’s so versa...

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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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  • Boyfriend Roast Chicken

    Whoever said the path to a man’s heart is his stomach was wise. This is a recipe you don’t have to babysit, making i...

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    Baked Pumpkin Pasta

    If you’re like me, pasta can get very boring, very quickly. Sometimes you need to switch things up in the kitchen. Trade that marinara for pumpkin and whip up this savory whole-wheat dish. Ingredients: – 12 ounces uncooked whole-wheat penne…

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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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  • Skinnygirl Hummus Pizza Recipe

    I love finding new ways to use what I have in my kitchen. Hummus doesn’t have to just be a condiment to fresh veggies ...

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  • Asian Shrimp Salad and Dressing Recipe

    This filling entrée salad makes an excellent lunch, as well as an elegant side salad when you have dinner guests....

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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 fiber and vitamin A, so you can enjoy them knowing they’re a great start to the day. Ingredients: – 1…

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  • Homemade Almond Granola

    I am an advocate for healthy snacking to help curb cravings. Granola is one of my all time faves because it’s so versa...

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  • Amazingly Moist Low-Fat Brownies

    You would never know these delicious brownies are low in fat. Ingredients – 1 cup raw sugar – 6 tablespoons...

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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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