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Cherries In The Snow

This recipe is delicious and can also be made as a diet dessert by using fat and/or sugar free ingredients. It’s delicious and guests will think it took much longer to make than a few minutes. You can vary this dessert by using apples or strawberries rather than cherries. Cherries In The Snow 1. Purchase […]

Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

This recipe is partcularly great for people with glutton issues or those who wanting a less fattening treat. The recipe  can’t be beat if you love peanut butter cookies. These are flourless. Amazing? How does it work? I have no idea, but they are truly excellent and such a treat for holidays or anytime of […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls

  Bob’s Aunt Florence was a wonderful woman and Italian to the core. She welcomed everyone into her home, lavishing them with food even if they’d just eaten. At Christmas, she always made peanut butter balls, and when I found this recipe, I thought of her. Who doesn’tlike chocolate or peanut butter? And when you […]

Microwave Brownie Pudding Cake

  When I met my husband, I thought a microwave was used to defrost food or heat up leftovers. I didn’t own one and never thought I would. I was amazed to learn that Bob actually used a microwave to cook homemade dishes. After twenty-seven years of marriage, I’ve come to a first name basis with […]

Creamy Pineapple Cake

   This easy recipe is great for any event and is so easy to make. By refrigerating overnight the flavors blend together and give this dessert a new and delicious taste. You can use the low-fat cream-cheese and cool whip as well as sugar free puddings and enjoy the dessert without the calories.   1 […]

Winning Lemon Bars

My sister makes wonderful Lemon Bars and I usually asked her to bring them to our family gatherings. I don’t know what there is about this sweet/sour dessert, but it’s sort of a melt-in-your-mouth experience. INGREDIENTS: 2 sticks (8 ounces) butter 2 cups flour 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar 4 beaten eggs 2 cups sugar 4 […]

Key Lime Pie (Low Fat)

We love to find wonderful desserts that taste great but are low fat. We often take them to potluck parties so we can eat without guilt. Here’s a wonderful dessert we’ve even made for friends and they loved it. Pie Crust 3/4 Cup Flour 3 Tbl Light Butter – softened tub style 2 Tbl Powdered […]

Chocolate Bran Muffins

One thing dieters miss is bread and carbo-treats. Here’s a guilt free muffin that’s not only very tasty but good for you. We make these often and enjoy them everytime. 3 Cups All-Bran Extra Fiber or Fiber One Cereal 2 1/2 Cups water 1 1/2 Teaspoons Baking Powder 1 Box low fat Brownie Mix Soak […]

Low Fat Pumpkin Fluff

Pumpkin pie is a holiday tradition, but for someone struggling to lose weight, it’s just another roadblock on the way to a thinner body. My husband and I decided to lose weight two years ago. We’ve both done well, but he’s done better. Bob lost one-hundred and two pounds while I lost sixty-five. Both being […]

Scones: Welsh Griddle Cakes

Years ago my husband and I traveled to Great Britain where we ate wonderful meals and had some very unusual taste treats. I say unusual because we tried black pudding (made with pigs blood and liver) and Haggis (made from sheep’s stomach bag. I won’t even go there). We had great things, too, like Shepherd’s […]