Healthy Jalapeño Adobo Turkey Sliders

These Healthy Jalapeño Adobo Turkey Sliders are a variation of my Scrumptious Turkey Sliders and use my Homemade Chipotle seasoning.  They are on the spicy side but not too hot. (You can always adjust the heat by using less chipotle seasoning, jalapeños and chipotle peppers). Serve with my Slider Bun, a dollop of my Jalapeño Cream and a nice salad on the side. If you have the chipotle turkey sliders and buns in the freezer, you can reheat them in a jiffy for a quick lunch or dinner. ...

Healthy Fruit Pizza

Healthy Fruit Pizza is a great summer dessert and makes a perfect 4th of July Fruit Pizza. Use any fruit you wish! You can sprinkle the fruit all around or do interesting designs by alternating various fruit patterns - blueberry, raspberry, etc. Be creative! When you alternate fruit pieces around the cookie crust, it looks very professional, even if you aren't an artist - which I'm not. I promise, yours will turn out just as beautifully! A delicious slice of heaven! A reader recipe ...

Homemade Flour Tortillas

Homemade flour tortillas are so easy to make! These homemade flour tortillas are made using your food processor. Only 5 ingredients! Make up batch and freeze some for later. Have you ever decided to make tacos at the last minute and realized you didn't have any tortillas? Well this happened to me once so I decided to make them. Most people have all of the ingredients on hand with the exception of lard, but you can substitute butter if you need to. After I made them once, I realized how easy ...

Roasted Tomatillo Green Salsa

Fresh roasted tomatillo salsa is simply the best! I've been making this tomatillo salsa recipe for years. It's super easy, very few ingredients and takes little time. This recipe is also in one of my previous cookbooks, Entertaining with Amy (definitely not a smart point friendly cookbook and thus the reason I ended up joining Weight Watchers).  For a lower carb option serve with fresh jicama chips! Updated May 7, 2021 Tomatillo Salsa 3 Ways! Green - This version is mild and ...

Jalapeño Cream

This creamy delicious Jalapeño Cream Sauce a great way to add some pizazz to any taco, sandwich or burger. Because it's made with light sour cream, it's lower in calories and points. And because it's made with jalapeños and garlic, it's full of zip. A little goes a long way.  It makes a fabulous fish taco sauce! If you use less than a tablespoon, then it doesn't even count as a smart point! Woo hoo! I use a tiny bit as a substitute for mayo on my turkey sliders. Yum! Be creative and ...

The Best Homemade No Knead Stone Ground Whole Wheat Bread Recipe

I'm so in love with this easy stone ground whole wheat bread recipe. It's so versatile because you make a big batch and just pull off what you need when you're ready to bake it. Make it into bread loaves or rolls. I bake a few loaves every week because it is so easy! No kneading required! It really is the best homemade bread recipe in my opinion. Plus no dutch oven needed! I like to use a mixture of freshly milled hard white wheat and einkorn flour. Truth be told, it's really a rustic whole ...

Healthy Black Bean and Lentil Chili

Cozy up to the fire on a cold rainy day with a cup of this delicious Instant Pot Lentil and Bean Chili! Simple, easy to make, yet filling.  I love to serve it with my homemade focaccia bread.  Because lentil chili is low in calories and points, you can serve it with a few pieces of luscious bread and a salad on the side and still stay within your calorie/point range. Freeze it into small portions for a quick, healthy meal later. Great to make for a party! Instant Pot Chili appeals ...

Best Healthy Grilled Chicken Recipe

The secret to this easy perfectly moist and delicious healthy grilled chicken recipe is in the brine. No need to marinate! You won't believe how simple this healthy grilled chicken is! Just brine, sprinkle with seasoning and grill! Don't be scared away by brining, there's nothing to it! This healthy grilled chicken recipe really came about because of my husband. He is the grill master in the house. It was his idea in the first place to brine the chicken years ago and grill it on our ...

How to Freeze Soup into Portions

Why freeze soup into portions? Freezing soup into portions makes it so easy when you just want a cup of homemade soup! Over the years, I've figured out and developed the best ways to freeze soup. It all started with my homemade chicken noodle soup. When my kids were sick at home, I would make them this delicious soup. But if ever I was sick, what did I get? You got it!- canned chicken soup. Yuck! Somehow this did not sit well with me so I began freezing my chicken noodle soup into 1 cup ...

Healthy Spa Chicken Salad with Honey Mustard Dressing

When you eat this healthy spa chicken salad with honey mustard dressing, you can taste all of the goodness and feel all of the great benefits filling up your body. Tender pieces of chicken surrounded by healthy flavorful vegetables like cucumber, avocado, red bell pepper topped with feta and a light sweet and tangy honey mustard dressing. Inspiration for this healthy salad The inspiration for this chicken salad came when I visit my parents in Venice, Florida. We like to dine at T.J. ...