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Weight Watchers Friendly 2 Ingredient Dough

It's the beginning of a new year and many of us have probably been reflecting on our lives; ourselves, wants, goals and projects etc. Many of us, seriously a lot of us, are always making new goals that involve our bodies. Whether that goal is to lose weight, get into shape, eat better or maybe… Continue reading Weight Watchers Friendly 2 Ingredient Dough

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Easy Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies (3 smart points)!

Seems like we are right in the middle of autumn here in the Pacific Northwest. Everywhere I go I see pumpkin flavored everything, seriously everything has a pumpkin flavor now. Don't get me wrong I really enjoy pumpkin, but I'm more of a "enjoy pumpkin in more common things" kind of person. You know what… Continue reading Easy Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Cookies (3 smart points)!

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Weight Watchers/Low Fat – Pineapple “Dream” Cakes

Well school is officially out, my girl scout troop has bridged up the brownies, the garden is growing and the weather here in the Pacific North West is much hotter than normal...yup summer has arrived like a relative kicking in the front door. BAM! Along with all that summer brings are also the day dreams...… Continue reading Weight Watchers/Low Fat – Pineapple “Dream” Cakes

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Kind of Healthier Coconut Muffins

I have been using coconut oil a lot lately in many things.  I even experimented with some marshmallow pumpkin bars to share with you all, but those did not turn out so good, so those are currently on the re-do list.  Anyway, I have two very good friends that just love coconut everything...  I bumped… Continue reading Kind of Healthier Coconut Muffins

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Low Fat Strawberry Chocolate Chip Muffins

Strawberries are in full swing right now and I love to think of different ways to use them. Usually, my daughter in hales them within one or two days, never giving me a chance to bake with them. But this morning I picked up a bunch (on sale of course) and made these yummy muffins… Continue reading Low Fat Strawberry Chocolate Chip Muffins

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Rainbow Cupcakes (very fun to do with the kiddos)

Last summer my daughter and I were trying to do a new project or activity that we could do at home everyday using stuff we already had in the house. (summer fun on a tight budget) We came across this recipe in the Family Fun magazine. Many times this particular magazine has some good ideas… Continue reading Rainbow Cupcakes (very fun to do with the kiddos)

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Rainbow Swirl Cookies (so neat looking)

My daughter and I have been wanting to do a colorful baking project and came across this idea in my mess of recipes and ideas torn out of magazines. After looking at it the recipe is just a sugar cookie recipe. What makes this looks so cool is the way to use food coloring...yes I… Continue reading Rainbow Swirl Cookies (so neat looking)

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Blueberry Yogurt Cake and with a Lemon Vanilla Glaze

Looking for something new, yummy and fresh?  This may be the treat, reward or just something to try for you. This cake uses non-fat Greek yogurt and surprisingly no butter. I made it this morning, shared with a few friends and it's already half gone! Ingredients 2 Eggs 1 Cup Blueberry Greek Yogurt 1 Cup… Continue reading Blueberry Yogurt Cake and with a Lemon Vanilla Glaze

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Strawberry and Rosemary Scones

I came across this recipe and thought was an interesting flavor combo.  I really was hesitant because of the rosemary and strawberry...but the end result really worked great! Just a heads up, these scones are not sweet at all, which is not always a bad thing. My husband said they remind him of a biscuit… Continue reading Strawberry and Rosemary Scones

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Easy Pink Champagne Cupcakes

Happy New Year and Welcome 2013! So lets celebrate with some champagne and why not have a cupcake to go with it.  This is a very easy recipe that uses a box of cake mix as the start of it.  The cakes turn out nice and fluffy with a very smooth tasting champagne buttercream. Enjoy!… Continue reading Easy Pink Champagne Cupcakes