Healthy Snacks

16 Healthy Junk Food Swaps

I sometimes do round -ups on this blog to help organize my recipes.  I have close to 400 recipes on this blog- and almost  no organization.   Trust me, I am working on that.  It is just taking time.   Some of my older recipes- which were quite good have […]

 

Key-Lime Pie Green Smoothie Freezer Pops

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SilkSipToSpoon#CollectiveBias Its a new year and a new beginning.   I am keeping healthy this year by working out 3-5 times a week and trying to eat as many fruits and vegetables as possible. […]

 

Butternut Squash Apple Sauce

Its still 90 degrees out.  But its after Labor Day.  When Labor day is over you’re not supposed to wear white and you can start making Autumn butternut squash recipes.   I will also wait anxiously for Starbucks to start their “Pumpkin Spice Latte” season. I have a 10 month old […]

 

Kiwi Frozen Yogurt Sandwiches

                                          I had two kiwi in my fridge to use up.  I thought about making a Kiwi vinaigrette.  Unfortunately, I don’t have any ( non wilted)  lettuce in the house. […]

 

Bell Pepper Scoop Chips

I know that on my Facebook page I  have mentioned that We LOVE The Chicago White Sox in our house.  Sometimes on game night ( game night is almost every night during the summer).  We will make a ” snacky” dinner and just eat it as we watch the baseball game. […]

 

Cucumber Subs

I am always looking to switch up lunch. Its fun to think of ways to ” Think outside the sandwich bread”. Sandwich bread is often 90 calories a slice, and full of carbs. We can do better than that, can’t we? I decided to try this cucumber sub. I honestly […]

 

Star Tortilla Chips

If you read my blog, then you know that I might have gone overboard with the “Homemade tortilla chip” Last fall I made a simple ” Homemade tortilla chip“ recipe. Then around Valentines Day, I made Heart shaped tortilla chips. This past spring I taught my readers how to make […]

 

Zucchini pizza cups

These are Zucchini pizza cups.  These cute little cups might just be the same thing that I always make for dinner, but transformed into a new shape.  If you are a reader of this blog, then you know I LOVE zucchini. Just in a last month or so I have […]

 

Salsa Shrimp Salad

If you read my blog regularly, you know that I have been trying to eat healthier.  I have been attempting new recipes and trying to eat more vegetables.  I think I might try posting more of these recipes I am attempting. ( well I guess it depends on how they […]

 

Nonfat sugar- free pie cups

Yes.  This little pie cup has NO sugar.  NO fat added.  and is an AMAZING little treat!  This is literally just a few calories! I happened to have blueberries from Costco that I had to use pronto !  ( What?  we didn’t eat all the blueberries from Costco?) I know […]

 

Egg Roll Wrapper Calzones

Lately I have been trying to make recipes healthier so I can loose my baby weight  get in shape for summer!I was watching The Hungry Girl, a show on the Food Network where the host made apple pies using egg roll wrappers instead of using pie crust!  What a great […]

 

Heart shaped potato skins!

Now presenting another heart shaped treat from my kitchen! Also, I won’t be offended if you all think I have completely gone off the deep end! My husband was surprised last night when he came home to find yet another heart shaped meal in January! And I know I said ” […]