Roasted Baby Root Salad with Sherry-Shallot Vinaigrette Review


Recipe 27 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman WW Notes:¬†Your points will come from the quinoa and the balsamic and then of course the olive oil if you count it. But without counting the olive oil, this 4 portion salad comes to 2 points a piece. Add extra points if you decide to…

Kale Salad with Cherries and Pecans Review


Recipe 23 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman WW Notes: Okay, I’m sad to say that this salad comes to 9 points because of the pecans and the cherries. So if you chose to make the salad and not include the pecans or the cherries you could drop this salad down to 2…

Tomato Scallion Shortcakes with Whipped Goat Cheese Recipe Review


Recipe 22 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman WW Note: So, I don’t like modifications for baking because I don’t always know what to sub out to still get the same result. So the biscuits will cost you 7 points if your dough yields 8 biscuits. And your topping will be 2 points…

Chips, Dips, Goat Cheese and Crackers!


I feel like that title needs to end with an “Oh My!”. Just like Wizard of Oz…this was another adventure in cooking….okay that’s hammy I know, but a nice segway, don’t you think?!? I made this meal up last Sunday before my room mate came home and our cinnamon roll baking experience began…(to follow in…