“Sides” Recipes

Mediterranean Zoodle Salad

Preheat over to 450 degrees. Julienne squash (or use a spiralizer and then cut into 2-3 inch pieces.) Cut tomatoes in half and toss together with squash and garlic into a large bowl.  Toss with 1 T olive oil, oregano and salt and pepper to taste.  Place all veggies on large roasting pan (on foil […]

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Tangy Cabbage Slaw

Combine cabbage, cilantro and carrots together; set aside. Mix remaining ingredients and pour over slaw mixture.   Let sit for at least an hour. Makes 5-6 servings Per 1 cup: 1 veggie and 1 teaspoon

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Cucumber Dill Salad

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Festive Cabbage Salad

It’s always fun to find a new way to have veggies! This is delicious!

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Superfood Kale Salad

I found this salad at our Dillon’s store and it makes a great addition to a fresh salad or even as a side by itself. Full of flavor and nutrients!

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Christie’s Skinny Ritas

While it’s best to totally abstain from alcohol while trying to lose weight, there may be some circumstances and holiday events where people will be drinking. Here is an easy Margarita recipe that you can feel good about serving to your guests. And, it’s a fraction of the calories of traditional Margaritas. This recipe, however, […]

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Christie’s Skinny Ritas

Many of you ask me how to slim down a Margarita and still have it taste like a Margarita! The answer is fresh ingredients, some healthier substitutions, stevia instead of sugar, and lose the salted rim! These are packed with flavor!  Many of you ask me how to slim down a Margarita and still have […]

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Christie’s Sugar Free, Fat Free Hot Chocolate Mix With Cinnamon

Looking for a delicious alternative to those high fat, high sugar, commercial hot cocoa mixes?  Look no further! This is a Hot Chocolate recipe you can feel good about sipping at home, or serving at a group function. Rich and creamy enough to enjoy with a friend! You shouldn’t have to give up sweet and yummy […]

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Christie’s Sugar Free, Fat Free Hot Chocolate Mix

Looking for a delicious alternative to those high fat, high sugar commercial hot cocoa mix?  Look no further! This is a Hot Chocolate recipe you can feel good about sipping at home, or serving at a group function. Rich and creamy enough to enjoy with a friend! You shouldn’t have to give up sweet and yummy […]

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Spinach Salad

Fresh and tangy, this makes a great addition to a holiday meal or use it for a quick lunch by adding chicken!

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