Monthly Archive: February 2011

Cheesy Quinoa Burgers / Weight Watchers PointsPlus 3

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There was a little cooking marathon going on in my kitchen over the weekend. I decided I do some bulk cooking and freeze some precooked easy meal options. Karen from Waisting Time shared the link with me for the quinoa burgers that her and her husband enjoy. Have you been to Karen’s blog? I love …

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Nutty Harvest Grain Pancakes

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My family thinks these are the best pancakes! The oatmeal, whole wheat flour as well as walnuts make them quite hearty and filling. I like to top mine with warm applesauce and of course you can’t go wrong with a drizzle of real Maple Syrup.   Nutty Harvest Grain Pancakes     3/4 cup oats, …

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Nutty Harvest Grain Pancakes Weight Watchers PointsPlus 2

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It’s a blustery day here in Northern California so we needed a hot breakfast this morning. I dug out this old favorite recipe for hearty pancakes made with real ingredients like oats, whole wheat flour, buttermilk, eggs and walnuts. Not only are they packed with nutty flavor but they are filling too! I found this …

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Lemon Coconut Bars

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These are bakery quality! This recipe looks all to simple to have results like this. Don’t let the short list of ingredients fool you, these taste as good as any lemon bar you will get at a bakery. Store bought lemon curd makes these a snap to bake!   Lemon Coconut Bars ΒΌ cup sweetened …

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Lemon Coconut Bars & The Simplest Fruit Bars Weight Watchers PointsPlus 3

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On Monday I talked about the menu I used for entertaining over the weekend. This was one of the desserts I served and I must say these lemony bars were easy to make using a jar of purchased lemon curd that can be found in the jelly and jam section at your grocery store. Of …

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