Mom’s Apple Cake Review


Recipe 82 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman WW Note: this serves 12-16 and for 1/12 you’ll use 17 points and 1/16 you’ll use 13 points. And of course half of a slice will get you a piece for 6 or 9 points. So, there’s hope! This is not a lost cause cake!…

Buttered Popcorn Cookies


Recipe 67 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman WW Note: These cookies are 3 points a piece!! Enjoy!! This recipe can be found in Deb Perelman’s “The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook” or: I Cooked The Books Kitschen Cat I Cooked the Books It’s finally time for the Sweets Section and I’m excited that these…

Tomato Glazed Meatloaf’s with Brown Butter Mashed Potatoes Review


Recipe 65 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman WW Note: This is 16 points!! Rejoice! But then there’s the mashed potatoes…. hmmm. I say swap out beef for super lean turkey or chicken to lighten it up! This recipe can be found in Deb Perelman’s “The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook” or her site: Tomato…

Mustard Milanese with an Arugula Fennel Salad Review


Recipe 56 from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman WW Note: So this will cost you 7 points if you don’t count the oil. I think it’s amazing for what you get and I’m not recommending any modifications because it’s just tasty as is! This recipe can be found at the following sites: We…

3 Super Bowl Snack Mixes


I’m a salty snack food junkie. The chip aisle is my enemy and snack mixs are a vice of the worst caliber. But all rules about shopping down the dreaded salty snack aisle go right out the window for special occasions and, folks, Superbowl is on Sunday! And in my family it counts as a…