Monthly Archive: March 2011

Weight Watchers Fresh Meals PointsPlus Program Product Review!

That title was a mouth full! I was contacted a couple weeks ago about┬áreceiving┬ásome coupons to try the new Weight Watchers Fresh Meals that fit into the new PointsPlus program. Unfortunately these products are not sold in my area yet. Instead of coupons they sent me a cooler containing an assortment of meals and side …

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Oven Roasted Green Beans with Cherry Tomatoes

The oven roasting technique for this dish is a new twist on an old cooking method. You start with a cold oven rather than preheating it. It works like magic to roast the green beans and make the tomatoes go all soft and melty. Go ahead and throw in some slices of fresh garlic too …

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Sweet Orange Salmon

The spicy rub has some kick yet is slightly sweet. Shown with oven roasted green beans and tomatoes. Sweet Orange Salmon 2 tablespoons brown sugar 1 teaspoon chili powder 1/2 teaspoon grated orange rind 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon paprika 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground coriander 1/8 teaspoon black pepper 4 (6-ounce) salmon …

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Sweet Orange Salmon and Oven Roasted Green Beans With Tomatoes Weight Watchers PointsPlus Friendly Meal

I was craving salmon the other day but instead of going with a tried and true recipe I looked for something new. Since hubby Tom wasn’t going to be home for dinner I went with this spice rub recipe that sounded a little sweet. He doesn’t much care for “sweet” flavors with his main dish …

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Black Bean Soup

This is super economical to prepare since it starts with a bag of dried black beans. Although it doesn’t photograph well it is a flavorful, filling soup. It is super easy and will easily feed six people. Black Bean Soup Beans: 6 cups water 1 pound dried black beans, rinsed and picked over 2 bay …

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