Tagged: low-fat

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Turkey Meatloaf

Meatloaf is an icon of traditional home cooking (at least in North America) and is the ultimate comfort food, but unfortunately, it isn’t usually considered healthy because of the amount of fat in ground beef. Many have tried to make...

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Cauliflower “Rice”

This is the best way to make a healthy rice-like substitute from cauliflower.  Taste and texture are amazingly similar with this method.  A low carb lifestyle is being adopted and recommended more and more by doctors and health gurus, which explains...

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Light Carrot Cake

This recipe is a lightened-up version of a favorite old recipe, and I have been making both for many years (depending on whether or not I was dieting or not).  Truthfully, I have been on and off of diets for...

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Warm Cinnamon-Sugar Grapefruit

We had my favorite breakfast this morning: warmed grapefruit with cinnamon and sugar (well, Splenda actually), and scrambled eggs with spinach and feta cheese.  Now, I’ve had people give me funny looks when I ask them if they’ve ever eaten...

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Sugar Free Coconut Macaroons

These easy macaroons are light and airy and taste sweet, but use Splenda and Erythritol powder instead of sugar.  I also subbed ground almonds for the small amount of flour called for in my original recipe, and cut down the...

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Deb’s Hearty Muffins

Deb’s Hearty Muffins servings:Makes 12 Ingredients 1 heaping cup whole wheat flour 1 cup oatmeal 1 cup chopped walnuts or pecans (toasted first is best) 1 cup raisins 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1...

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Healthy Strawberry Banana Muffins

Healthy Strawberry Banana Muffins Makes: 12 muffins Ingredients 1 ¾ cups flour (I use 1 cup whole wheat and ¾ cup white) 1 ½  tsp baking powder ½ tsp salt ½ cup honey (or substitute ½ cup brown sugar) 2...

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Strawberry Chocolate Chip Muffins

After making the Blueberry Banana muffins the other day, I was on a roll.   Those were probably the best fat-free muffins I have ever made.  But………….I wasn’t completely happy with the texture and so I want to play with...

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Blueberry Banana Muffins

It’s been about 2 months since we started watching our weight, and we finally have been hit by the craving for baking.  We both are bad – if it is there, even if it is hiding in the freezer, it...