Expect More Coconut Macaroons

If you’re a huge fan of coconut, you’re bound to love these macaroons. They’re a bit less gooey and butter than the traditional ones, but that’s actually good because it allows true coconut lovers to enjoy the coconut. Typical macaroons of this size have about 120 calories and 4-6 g of fat, each. These have only 86 calories and 3 g of fat for two! ...

Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls

It's no secret that I was a yo-yo dieter for years before I became a "weight-loss success story". I always joked that I was so creative with food that I could turn anything "good" into something "bad". When I first started making these chocolate peanut butter balls using a slightly different recipe, I got hooked and couldn't stop eating them. So I've tweaked these slightly, swapping cocoa powder for carob...

Devin’s Eggs

Every time we had overnight guests when I was growing up, my mom served a dish called Jenny’s Eggs. It was from a recipe she had gotten from my aunt JoAnne for what was basically a crustless quiche. It had a pound of cheese, at least a stick or two of butter, tons of whole eggs, and plenty of ham. It was delicious, but virtually lethal. My mom particularly loved...

Cinnamon Sugar Easter Eggs & Rabbits

Be sure to buy eggroll wrappers—the ones that are bigger than wonton skins to make these triangles. These are an awesome treat for Easter since they’re simple and fun and so low in calories. Heck, they’re a tiny fraction of the calories you’d consume eating frosted holiday cookies....

Cole Slaw with Orange-Cilantro Vinaigrette

I’ve always been such a fan of coleslaw that I’ve made many varieties. With this recipes I wanted to create a new, more exotic one. I tried various ingredients before I struck upon the combo with orange and cilantro. I personally thought it could use even a bit more cilantro, but my test kitchen team overruled me, saying that the 1⁄3 cup is the perfect amount. If you’re like me,...