Lightened Mixed Berry Shortcake with Whipped Yogurt Cream

Cut a slice of lightened shortcake covered with fresh berries and whipped yogurt cream for a low-fat, low-calorie dessert. Pin Berry Shortcake here. Fresh strawberries scream out for shortcake. Oh yes, this simple dessert feels like a taste of summer. To me, it is the best kind of dessert; … [Read more...]

Whole Wheat, Everything Hamburger Rolls

Homemade Whole Wheat Everything Hamburger Rolls made with whole wheat and topped with poppy seeds, sesame seeds and garlic keep beautifully in the freezer. Pin Hamburger Rolls here.   It is hard to imagine a few years ago, I was scared to death of yeast and making hamburger rolls. If a … [Read more...]

Weekly Recap Dec 2nd – 8th

Dashing through December In a cookie kind of day Over the flour we go baking all the way   It has been a much better week here.  What a relief!  Hubby is feeling better and I am looking forward to our Christmas party Saturday.  I finally feel like I have that Christmas Spirit and am … [Read more...]

Lightened Pumpkin Bread Pudding

A lower fat and lower calorie dessert for Thanksgiving or Christmas, Pumpkin Bread Pudding with Caramel Sauce. Pumpkin Bread Pudding with Caramel Sauce is my all time favorite Christmas Dessert. I first started making it a few years ago when I found the recipe in Bon Appetit. I adore a good … [Read more...]

Cinnamon Cookies (Whole Wheat, Low Calorie)

Lightened Cinnamon Cookies are a deliciously moist and soft sugar cookie filled with cinnamon chips. Pin Cinnamon Cookies here. One of my favorite things to do each Christmas season is to bake Christmas Cookies. My Mom comes over and we bake cookies with my little one. It is so much more fun … [Read more...]