Strawberry-Avocado Salsa with Cinnamon Tortilla Chips

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I picked up a container of the most delicious strawberries at Sam's Club this weekend. I also ended up picking up some more Choboni yogurt and those Jimmy Dean Turkey Sausage Delight sandwiches. Those sandwiches are so filling! I had one at about 8:30 this morning and I wasn't hungry until about 12. One of those sandwiches is only 7 points and I think that's pretty decent for breakfast with some fruit. For lunch, I had this salsa. Probably not the best thing to have. It goes really good with ...

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Beet-elicious Cupcakes

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I keep on taking a bite of these cupcakes and trying to see if I can taste the beets. I can definitely smell the beets. With the cream cheese frosting that I made for these it kind of balances the beet flavor  out. I think I screwed up with this recipe and didn't use the beet juice that came with the can too. The batter was really thick with out it. Since the batter was so thick, I ended up adding an egg and 1/8 cup of oil to help the batter out a bit. To make these red velvet, you can add in ...

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Banana Muffin Tops

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Nutrition Info: 142 Calories |  2g Fat |  3g Protein | 30g Carbohydrate | 3g Dietary Fiber | 4 Points + Yield: 14 muffin tops Serving Size: 1 muffin top 1/2 cup oat bran 1/2 cup quick cooking oats 1 cup whole wheat pastry flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt — coarse salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg — freshly ground 1 cup banana — mashed 1 cup demerara cane sugar also known as turbinado or raw cane sugar 1/4 cup Greek yogurt ...

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Spicy Black Bean Hummus

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Nutrition Info: Calories:148 | Fat: 6.2g | Protein: 4.5g | Carbohydrate: 20.6g | Fiber: 3.5g | 4 Points + Serves 4: Ingredients from Cooking Light 1  garlic clove, peeled 2  tablespoons  fresh lemon juice 1  tablespoon  tahini (roasted sesame seed paste) 1  teaspoon  ground cumin 1/4  teaspoon  salt 1  (15-ounce) can black beans, rinsed and drained 1  small jalapeño pepper, chopped (about 2 tablespoons) Dash of crushed red pepper 2  teaspoons  extra-virgin olive oil Dash of gr ...

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Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas

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Ingredients Weight Watcher Recipes 4 points 2.5 lb pork shoulder blade roast, lean, all fat removed 6 cloves garlic, cut into slive cumin adobo garlic powder 3/4 cup 99% fat free chicken broth 2-3 chipotle peppers in adobo sauce (to taste) 2 bay leaves Season pork with salt and pepper. In a medium sauté pan on medium-high heat, brown pork on all sides for about 10 minutes. Remove from heat and allow to cool. Using a sharp knife, insert blade into pork, cutting ...

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