Category Archives: DESSERTS

Healthy Chocolate Trifle

Healthy Chocolate Trifle is a delicious English dessert recipe for a large holiday or event; such as Christmas, Easter or any large dinner crowds. It contains all sugar-free ingredients making it very diet-friendly. Ingredients Include: Sugar-Free chocolate cake mix, sugar-free chocolate pudding and unsweetened cherries. This is also a low calories, low fat, low sugars, low cholesterol, low sodium, low carbohydrates, diabetic-friendly, heart-healthy and Weight Watchers (4 SmartPoints), (4 PointsPlus) recipe. Makes: (12) servings. Serving Size: (1) cup per serving. Healthy Chocolate Trifle will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.
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INGREDIENTS:

1 (8 oz) box chocolate sugar-free cake mix
3/4 cup water
1 (1 oz) box chocolate sugar-free,
fat-free instant pudding mix

2 cups skim milk
1 (16 oz) bag frozen,
unsweetened-red-tart pitted cherries, thawed

2 or 3 drops of red food coloring
2 cups fat-free frozen whipped topping, thawed
Sugar-free chocolate curls (optional)

Pineapple-Banana Bread

Pineapple-Banana Bread is a recipe for a delicious and moist tropical fruit-style quick bread. It uses a combination of bananas pineapple and toasted coconut for a delicious bread. [NOTE: You will notice that this recipe calls for wrapping and storing overnight! Do NOT skip this step! It must be done!]. Ingredients Include: Bananas, canned pineapple, coconut, all purpose flour, wheat flour, brown sugar substitute, yogurt and ginger. This is also a low calories, low fat, low cholesterol, low sodium, low sugars, low carbohydrates, heart-healthy, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (3 PointsPlus), (4 SmartPoints) recipe. Makes: (16) servings. Pineapple-Banana Bread will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.
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Prep Time: 20 Minutes.
Cooking Time: 55-60 Minutes.
Storage Time: 8 Hours.

INGREDIENTS:

Nonstick cooking spray
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 cup whole-wheat flour
1/4 cup flaked toasted coconut
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp ground ginger
1/4 tsp salt
2/3 cup mashed ripe bananas (about 2 medium)
1 (6 oz) container plain non-fat Greek yogurt
1/2 cup refrigerated or frozen egg product, thawed
Splenda Brown Sugar Blend, (equal to 1/3 cup brown sugar)

1/4 cup canned crushed pineapple in juice, well drained
1/4 cup butter, melted
1 tsp vanilla extract

Triple-Berry Trifle

Triple-Berry Trifle is an easy and quick (15) minute recipe for an English dessert for your Christmas Day dinner crowd. Ingredients Include: A store bought, already baked, angel food cake, fresh, blueberries, blackberries, red raspberries, yogurt, sour cream, cream cheese, vanilla pudding mix and whipped topping. It is all placed in a large bowl in 3 layers and makes for a fabulous show-piece when served. This is also a healthy, low calories, low fat, low cholesterol, low sodium, low sugars, low carbohydrates, heart-healthy, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (5 PointsPlus), (7 SmartPoints) recipe. Makes: (14) servings. Triple-Berry trifle will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.
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INGREDIENTS:

1-1/2cups cold skim milk
1 (1 oz) box sugar-free, fat-free instant vanilla pudding mix
1 (8 oz) container fat-free vanilla yogurt
(6 oz) low-fat cream cheese, cubed
1/2 cup light sour cream
2 tsp vanilla extract
1 (12 oz)tub frozen light whipped topping, thawed, divided
1 prepared¬† (18″) angel food cake, cut into 1-inch cubes
1 pint each blackberries, red raspberries and blueberries

Healthy Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies

Healthy Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies is an easy recipe for your fall and winter baking options. It takes just over (1) hour total time for these soft and chewy treats. Ingredients Include: Oats, raisins, cinnamon, butter, brown sugar and vanilla. You will be making these often so save it in your file. This is also a healthy, low fat, low calories, low cholesterol, low sodium, low sugars, low carbohydrates, heart-healthy, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (2 PointsPlus), (4 SmartPoints) recipe. Makes: (24) cookies. Healthy Oatmeal-Raisin Cookies will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.
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Prep Time: 25 Minutes.
Cooking Time: 24-28 Minutes.
Total Time: 1-1/4 Hours.

INGREDIENTS:
1 cup white whole-wheat flour
1 tsp baking powder
1-1/4 tsp ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp salt
2/3 cup packed light-brown sugar
6 Tbsp unsalted butter, melted
1 large egg
1-1/2 tsp vanilla extract
1 cup old fashioned oats
1/2 cup raisins

Easy Strawberry Cake

Easy Strawberry Cake is a no-cooking recipe for a light and delicious strawberry topped, angel-food cake which uses a store bought cake and a made from scratch fluffy frosting. It takes only (20) minutes to prepare and (1) hour of refrigeration. This is also a low calories, low fat, low carbohydrates, low sodium, diabetic-friendly, heart-healthy and Weight Watchers (4 PointsPlus), (8 SmartPoints) recipe. Makes: (8) servings. Easy Strawberry Cake will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.
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Prep Time: 20 Minutes.
Total Time: 1 Hour-20 Minutes.

INGREDIENTS:

1 (10 oz) round angel food cake
1-1/4 cups skim milk
1 box (4 serving size) vanilla fat-free, sugar-free instant pudding mix
1 Tbsp lemon zest
1 cup strawberries, chopped
2 cups frozen light whipped topping, thawed
6 whole strawberries, halved