Tag Archives: low calorie

Chicken Miso Soup

Tweet I think I’ve mentioned before (probably a million times) that I am the biggest fan of Cuisine at Home Magazine. Their recipes never disappoint! I have a bookcase with years and years of Cuisine at Home. I have the hardest time throwing them out, so basically I rip out all of the recipes I [...]

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Brown Sugar Sponge Cookie w/ Chocolate Covered Caramels

Tweet I don’t know if you guys have caught on but I’m on a never ending diet quest. Of course sometimes I get side tracked from the quest but none the less, always on a mission to diet. Aren’t we all…anyway! I thought it would be a great idea to make a low calorie cookie, [...]

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Asian Chicken Burgers w/ Sesame Sweet Potato Wedges!

Tweet If you’ve been reading my blog recently you’re probably thinking that I don’t eat that healthy. Truth is, most of the desserts I bake go to others. A little while back I mentioned that I was on a freezer diet, I was eating a Lean Cuisine then getting a fro-yo cone to hold me [...]

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Best Drinks at Starbucks for the Calorie-Conscious Consumer

Tweet I love love love my Starbucks. I do know though, that when I order a Venti Soy Latte I’m adding 220 calories to my daily intake, on a drink! That’s a lot. And I know in NYC there is a Starbucks on every corner, if not right across the street from each other, hard [...]

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Afternoon Snack: Low Cal Rice Krispy Crumbles!

Tweet You guys may or may not (but hopefully you do!) know that I used Rice Krispies in my Peanut Butter Krispy Truffles recipe last week. I’m not big on the cereal by itself but I sure do love Rice Krispy Treats, who doesn’t right? Well I wanted something similar but healthy, I ended up [...]

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Afternoon Snack: Snikiddy’s Cheddar Cheese Baked Fries

Tweet Oddly enough I found these tasty noshes at a rest stop along I-95 on the way back from Rhode Island this weekend. We were trying to be healthy so we decided to snack on some All-Natural Baked Fries from Snikiddy (while Dan chowed down on a big mac & fries from McyD’s). We obviously had [...]

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Rehab Your Breakfast: Healthier Eggs Benny!

Tweet Good morning all! I know that I’ve mentioned several times that I had a horrible weekend for eating, it was basically cookies & alcohol. I had an idea of what I was going to be eating ahead of time so I forwent the Eggs Benedict at Les Halles Park Ave. It looked delicious & [...]

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Smartest Tips Ever From a True Diet Pro! Day 4!

Tweet Day 4 is starting out a little shaky for me. I’m hurting from celebrating a little too much last night. I really could use some of these tips today, especially since I have no motivation to even move ha. Alright, enough of my complaining, I need to suck it up! Today we’ll be discussing [...]

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What’s for Dinner? Pasta Puttanesca!

Tweet So this week I decided that I’m going to lose those last 3 lbs that I’ve been (not really) trying to get rid of for the past couple months. I was eating and exercising to maintain my weight prior to this. I’ve been eating egg whites, salads, fruits & Lean Cuisines for the past [...]

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Afternoon Snack: Baked Almond-Oat Stuffed Apples!

Tweet So, earlier in the day I wrote a post with some suggested snacks from The Biggest Loser newcomer Cara Castronuova. One of them was 10 almonds w/ a small apple. So I figured why not take these basic ingredients & play around with them to make our afternoon snack a little more interesting. I [...]

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