Both of my kids are great sleepers, which means we are often struggling to get out the door on time in the morning to schlep my son to preschool. So sitting them (and myself!) down for a healthy breakfast is practically impossible. I needed some new ideas for something that the kids and I could eat in the car, was filling, delicious and overall nutritious.
Apples are one of the best fruits for you, and they work so well in a variety of recipes. Just checkout a few of my apple recipes and learn some new and delicious ways to prepare this healthy fruit! All of these recipes not only taste amazing, but are low in Weight Watchers Points, so you can still enjoy your favorite apple desserts or dishes!
Jul 22 2013
Mini Apple Pies that are just 2 Points + each!??!!? YES!! I was so excited to share this recipe today because I was thrilled with how the end result of these low calorie apple pie recipe turned out. By using filo dough instead of pie crust, I was able to cut out a lot of the extra fat and calories. I also used a healthier butter spread (Brummel & Brown) to still deliver the buttery flavor but with less Weight Watchers Points.
When it comes to cheese, Brie is my absolute favorite. I am seriously obsessed with it and cannot be trusted with it in the house. So I rarely ever buy it, because I can, and will, sit there and eat the entire package. But when I came across a light brie cheese at Trader Joe’s I decided to give it a try. This Brie and Apple Panini Recipe is the perfect Weight Watchers Panini if you are a Brie lover.
Just recently, my BFF, Janice of Sew Girly Alterations introduced me to an amazing new smoothie recipe – Kimberly Snyder’s Glowing Green Smoothie. Kimberly Snyder is a top Hollywood Nutritionist, and many of her clients are the celebrities whose bodies we drool over with envy. This green smoothie recipe is part of her Beauty Detox program and it’s something that she has all of her clients drink.
Hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! And now that one big food holiday is down, we’ve got just a couple more to go. And I’ve got some great recipes coming up this week that will help you make some healthier, low Points versions of your favorite holiday recipes.
Happy Halloween!! After a night of trick or treating, and trying your best to avoid the barrage of candy, come home and treat yourself to the amazingly delicious, and low calorie, Roasted Pumpkin and Apple Soup Recipe. Creamy and thick, and seasoned with amazing Fall spices, this pumpkin soup is not only tasty, it’s super healthy too.