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Food

Lower-Fat Pasta Carbonara

In honor of National Spaghetti Day, I’m sharing one of my favorite pasta recipes. This lower-fat pasta carbonara is beyond. Ingredients – 16 ounces whole-wheat spaghetti – ¾ cup plain unflavored soy milk – 2 whole eggs – ½ cup freshly…

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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...

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  • Better For You Scones

    Personally, I’m not a big breakfast person. If I do have breakfast, I grab something from a deli or a quick snack from...

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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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  • Food

    Ricotta Cheesecake

    This ricotta cheesecake is an excellent holiday dessert and has a lot less fat than traditional cheesecake. Ingredients – 1½ cups plus 2 tablespoons ground-up cookies* (put them in a plastic resealable bag and pound on them or put them in…

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  • Vegetarian Tacos

    Tacos are quick, fun and easy to put on the table, especially when you have to feed more than just yourself. “Regular...

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  • How To Write Your Own Diet Rules

    I can’t overstate the importance of self knowledge when it comes to losing weight because most diet plans overlook it....

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  • Zucchini Quesadilla

    This is a super simple recipe that takes almost no time to make. On top of having great flavor and texture, Zucchini is ...

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  • Food

    Amazingly Moist Low-Fat Brownies

    You would never know these delicious brownies are low in fat. Ingredients – 1 cup raw sugar – 6 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder – 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons part skim ricotta cheese – 6 tablespoons egg whites – ⅛ teaspoon…

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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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  • 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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  • Wasabi Tuna Sliders

    These sliders make a great party food because they are masculine and fun, but also very healthy. You’ll get a hearty d...

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  • Skinnygirl

    Cotton Candy Cosmo

    This is a sweet little drink that makes a big splash when you serve it. Perfect for a girls’ night in, birthdays, and of course National Cotton Candy Day. Ingredients – 1½ ounces vodka – 1 ounce cranberry or pomegranate juice…

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  • Skinnygirl Moscow Mule

    It’s not a party without a signature cocktail, and for my Hamptons birthday BBQ, Skinnygirl Moscow Mules were the ...

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  • Skinnygirl Margarita California Recipe

    In case you missed it, I’m celebrating World Cocktail Day all week long by featuring original Skinnygirl cocktail reci...

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  • Tequila Blast Margarita

    This time of year, I can’t resist mixing up my personal holiday twist on the margarita. Instead of lime juice, I use c...

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  • Food

    Skinnygirl Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

    Nothing says fall like a pumpkin spice latte. But as tasty as they are, the traditional PSL isn’t exactly good for you. Thankfully, you don’t have to give them up altogether. My Skinnygirls put together a video showing just how…

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  • Salad Inspiration – Baby Greens Salad

    Salads are a great way to use what you have because the greens provide a fresh crunchy background for meat, chicken, fis...

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  • Guilt-Free Fries

    Potatoes are a starchy vegetable, but they are still a nutrient-dense vegetable, so I’m sharing this seemingly decaden...

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  • Guilt-Free Angel Hair Pasta

    Craving carbs? This delicious recipe makes an excellent dinner, but you can also make it ahead (or double it) and have t...

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  • Food

    Pureed Vegetable Soup

    Something about pureed food feels nurturing to me. I love this delicious soup, not only because it represents comfort to me but because it always makes me feel clean and energized after I eat it, especially when I use real…

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  • Skinnygirl™ White Cherry Cola Cocktail

    Do we have any cherry cola fans out there? Skinnygirl™ White Cherry vodka is your go-to gal to add a smooth and sassy ...

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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 cheese...

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  • Healthy Brown Rice Breakfast

    I never understood why more people don’t eat rice for breakfast. Brown rice is full of nutrients, fiber, and energy th...

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