3 QUICK + Delish Dishes using Smoked Salmon

Smoked Salmon Crostini This elegant appetizer features toasted baguette slices topped with smoked salmon, fresh herbs, and creamy cheese spread. Yield: 24 servings (serving size: 2 crostini) Ingredients: 1/2 cup chopped fennel bulb 1/4 cup chopped green onions 1 tablespoon extravirgin olive oil 2 teaspoons chopped fresh dill 1 teaspoon grated lemon rind 1 1/2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 3/4 pound cold-smoked salmon, cut into thin strips 48 (1/2-inch-thick) slices French bread baguette, toasted (about 1 1/2 pounds) 1/2 cup light garlic-and-herbs spreadable cheese (such as Alouette Light) Fresh dill sprigs (optional) Preparation: Combine […]

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Happy #NationalDessertDay! Celebrate with Chocolate Chip Cookies that are DELISH + Low Carb too!!

These AMAZING SINGLE SERVING jumbo low-carb CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES will be a PARTY IN YOUR MOUTH to celebrate #NationalDessertDay! Serves: 1 Weight Watchers Points: 8 INGREDIENTS: 1 tablespoon butter, melted 2 teaspoons of 1 lightly whisked egg *See Notes 2 teaspoons granulated sweetener (if not following low carb, sub with white sugar) 1 teaspoon coconut sugar (or brown sugar) ¼ teaspoon pure vanilla extract ⅓ cup almond flour (if not following low carb, substitute with plain or all purpose flour plus ⅛ teaspoon baking powder) 2 tablespoons chocolate chips sea salt to sprinkle (optional)   INSTRUCTIONS: Preheat oven to 350°F. Whisk […]

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Homemade Hummus in just 10 minutes

Hummus is an AWESOME quick + healthy snack or hors-d’oeuvre that can help you stay within the limits of your diet goals, while packing a PUNCH both on filling FIBER + TASTE! Here’s an EASY 10 min recipe for HUMMUS that you can make to impress your friends, office colleagues, or just feel very domestically accomplished yourself!  Oh yeah, + since it’s FRESH we think it TASTES even better than the store bought varieties… Total Time: 10 min Yield: about 2 3/4 cups  Ingredients: 4 garlic cloves 2 cups canned chickpeas, drained, liquid reserved 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt 1/3 cup tahini […]

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