Tag: low calorie food option

100-Calorie Blueberry Muffins

100-Calorie Blueberry Muffins

100-Calorie Blueberry Muffins  Simple and delicious 100-calorie blueberry muffins are sure to curb that sweet tooth. Perfect for breakfast, snack, or a dessert.   These 100-calorie blueberry muffins are a great breakfast or snack option. I love eating the occasional blueberry muffin. Anyone else not […]

Cool Whip Peanut Butter Treats Low-Calorie

Cool Whip Peanut Butter Treats Low-Calorie

Cool Whip Peanut Butter Treats Low-Calorie Cool whip peanut butter treats are the perfect guilt free snack. Tastes just like a sweet ice cream treat, but with fewer calories.   These cool whip peanut butter treats are one of my all-time favorite low-calorie sweet treats. […]

Herb and Citrus Oven Roasted Chicken

Herb and Citrus Oven Roasted Chicken

Herb and Citrus Oven Roasted Chicken Herb and citrus oven roasted chicken is moist and delicious. The herbs and citrus take the flavor of the drumsticks to the next level.   This recipe is a big hit with my family. It’s quick to put together […]

Low-Calorie Banana Bread

Low-Calorie Banana Bread

Low-Calorie Banana Bread Low-calorie banana bread recipe is only 49 calories per slice. It’s great for breakfast, snack, dessert, or whenever the mood strikes.   I’m always trying to make new recipes with lesser calories in mind. So, I decided to give banana bread a […]

Teriyaki Chicken with Vegetables Low-Calorie

Teriyaki Chicken with Vegetables Low-Calorie

Teriyaki Chicken with Vegetables Low-Calorie Teriyaki chicken with vegetables dish is full of flavor and a family favorite. Even those picky palates are sure to eat their protein and veggies.    Who else loves teriyaki chicken with vegetables? This recipe is easy to make and […]

Instant Pot Ham and Green Split Pea Soup

Instant Pot Ham and Green Split Pea Soup

Instant Pot Ham and Green Split Pea Soup Instant Pot ham and green split pea soup is the perfect for a cool evening or anytime you’re craving a good soup. Made in the Instant Pot, but tastes like it’s been cooking all day.   The […]

Whipped Topping Ice Cream Sandwiches

Whipped Topping Ice Cream Sandwiches

Whipped Topping Ice Cream Sandwiches These whipped topping ice cream sandwiches are so creamy you’ll think you’re actually eating ice cream. Made with whipped topping and graham crackers.     Those of us who watch our calorie intake know that eating ice cream sandwiches, or […]

Greek Yogurt Parfait With Homemade Granola

Greek Yogurt Parfait With Homemade Granola

Greek Yogurt Parfait With Homemade Granola Greek yogurt parfait with homemade granola is sure to satisfy. The homemade granola adds the perfect crunch to this parfait.     I’m always looking for a quick and easy breakfast like this Greek Yogurt Parfait, especially when mornings […]

Slow Cooker Beef Stew Low-Calorie

Slow Cooker Beef Stew Low-Calorie

Slow Cooker Beef Stew Low-Calorie This slow cooker beef stew recipe is mouthwatering and lower in calories per serving. Perfect for dinner on those cooler nights.   I adore a hearty bowl of stew on a cold day. Those of you not from Arizona may […]

Coconut Berry Smoothie Low-Calorie

Coconut Berry Smoothie Low-Calorie

Coconut Berry Smoothie Low-Calorie Coconut berry smoothie is light, refreshing, flavorful and low in calories. Perfect for breakfast or a snack for adults and kids.   Sometimes I need something to drink from time to time that isn’t water or a carbonated drink. This Coconut […]

One-Pot Pepper Chicken Low-Calorie

One-Pot Pepper Chicken Low-Calorie

One-Pot Pepper Chicken Low-Calorie One pot pepper chicken is flavorful, while staying low in calories. The broth is very favorable and pairs well with rice.   A recipe is a keeper when everyone in the family will eat without any complaints.  Even with peppers in […]

Morning Buzz Shake Low-Calorie

Morning Buzz Shake Low-Calorie

Morning Buzz Shake Low-Calorie Morning buzz breakfast shake is sure to become a daily favorite during that morning rush. It’s quick to make while keeping you full for a while.   Chocolate and peanut butter. They go together as well as milk and cookies, bacon […]

Creamy Taco Soup Low-Calorie

Creamy Taco Soup Low-Calorie

Creamy Taco Soup Low-Calorie This bowl of this creamy taco soup is sure to satisfy and is low in calories. It’s easy to make and comes together in a short amount of time.   Who else loves a good creamy taco soup? One of the […]

Cilantro Lime Shrimp Avocado Salad

Cilantro Lime Shrimp Avocado Salad

Cilantro Lime Shrimp Avocado Salad This cilantro lime shrimp avocado salad dish is light and refreshing with the flavors of lime and cilantro. It makes a nice side dish or meal.   Lime and shrimp go beautifully together, and this cilantro lime shrimp and avocado […]

Doritos Taco Salad Low-Calorie

Doritos Taco Salad Low-Calorie

Doritos Taco Salad Low-Calorie Doritos taco salad is flavorful and low in calories. Simple to make and comes together quickly. A great meal for the whole family.   There are many different variations of Doritos Taco Salad. I’ve tried ones using Italian dressing, and ones […]

PBFit Soft Gluten Free Cookies Low-Calorie

PBFit Soft Gluten Free Cookies Low-Calorie

PBFit Soft Gluten Free Cookies Low-Calorie These soft PBFit cookies are made using PBFit powder for lesser calories than peanut butter. Made with almond flour and are gluten free.   I love peanut butter and I could eat it straight from a spoon. I use […]

Healthier Banana Cream Pie Low-Calorie

Healthier Banana Cream Pie Low-Calorie

Healthier Banana Cream Pie Low-Calorie Healthier Banana Cream Pie makes a quick breakfast, snack, or dessert alternative. It’s sure to satisfy that sweet tooth.   Happy National Banana Cream Pie Day! I whipped up this 4 ingredient healthier version of a banana cream pie. It’s […]

Easy Fried Rice With Bacon Low-Calorie

Easy Fried Rice With Bacon Low-Calorie

Easy Fried Rice With Bacon Low-Calorie Easy fried rice with bacon is the perfect meal for one. The bacon adds a nice flair, while being filling, flavorful, satisfying.   I love making meals for one, especially when they’re as easy and delicious as this easy […]

Cilantro Lime Cauliflower Rice Low-Calorie

Cilantro Lime Cauliflower Rice Low-Calorie

Cilantro Lime Cauliflower Rice Low-Calorie This 100-calorie cauliflower cilantro lime rice is a great alternative to using white rice, which is higher in calories. Flavorful and delicious.   Who else is obsessed with the cilantro lime rice from Chipotle? I love it and could eat […]

Easy Chicken Noodle Soup Low-Calorie

Easy Chicken Noodle Soup Low-Calorie

Easy Chicken Noodle Soup Low-Calorie Easy homemade chicken noodle soup is the perfect comfort food. It is also filling without being high in calories. A family favorite.   Chicken noodle soup is my all-time favorite soup and I know I’m not the only now who […]

Loaded Potato Soup Instant Pot Low-Calorie

Loaded Potato Soup Instant Pot Low-Calorie

Loaded Potato Soup Instant Pot Low-Calorie Instant Pot loaded potato soup is perfect for those cooler months. Hearty and full of flavor while being low in calories.   I was happy to pull out my Instant Pot again last night after a bit of a […]

Easy Chicken Fajitas Low-Calorie

Easy Chicken Fajitas Low-Calorie

Easy Chicken Fajitas Low-Calorie These easy chicken fajitas are sure to satisfy the pickiest of palates. Flavorful, filling, and low in calories. Sure to be a new family favorite.   One thing I love about chicken fajitas is how easy they are. I like to […]

Low-Calorie Jackfruit Tacos

Low-Calorie Jackfruit Tacos

Low-Calorie Jackfruit Tacos Jackfruit tacos make a great meatless meal. The consistency is similar to shredded chicken or pork and are perfect for tacos.   Has anyone ever cooked with jackfruit before? I enjoy experimenting with new foods like this jackfruit, and making these low-calorie […]

Edible Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Lower-Calorie

Edible Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Lower-Calorie

Edible Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Lower-Calorie Edible chocolate chip cookie dough is too irresistible not to eat. Make your very own cookie dough that’s egg-free and lower in calories.   I don’t know about you guys but it’s almost impossible for me to be around […]

Broiled Chicken Wings Low-Calorie

Broiled Chicken Wings Low-Calorie

Broiled Chicken Wings Low-Calorie Broiled chicken wings bump up the flavor to your homemade chicken wings. You’ll want to learn the secret to broiling them.   I love making these broiled chicken wings. I have been cooking wings for years in many different ways, including […]

Tuscan Pork Tenderloin Low-Calorie

Tuscan Pork Tenderloin Low-Calorie

Tuscan Pork Tenderloin Low-Calorie This Tuscan pork tenderloin is juicy, and the herbs and seasonings bring out an amazing flavor. Perfect for family night dinner.   One of my favorite meals I’ve recently made featured this tuscan pork tenderloin recipe. It came out so flavorful […]

Dark Chocolate Dipped Banana Peanut Butter Bites

Dark Chocolate Dipped Banana Peanut Butter Bites

Dark Chocolate Dipped Banana Peanut Butter Bites These dark chocolate dipped banana peanut butter bites are a perfect snack to keep on hand in your freezer. Only 150 calories for 2 banana bites.   I love having snacks on hand that are not only healthy, […]

Shrimp Ceviche Low-Calorie

Shrimp Ceviche Low-Calorie

Shrimp Ceviche Low-Calorie Shrimp ceviche is a low-calorie dish bursting with flavor. It’s super light and delicious too. Ceviche is a beloved staple food in South America.   Growing up, having ceviche was a family favorite. My mom used to make this often because we […]

Pea Guacamole Low-Calorie

Pea Guacamole Low-Calorie

Pea Guacamole Low-Calorie Pea guacamole makes a great appetizer or part of your meal. Great for Mexican dinner night. Light, flavorful, and low in calories.   It’s Cinco de Mayo weekend! What are some of your favorite foods and drinks to celebrate with? I think […]

Acai Bowl Lower-Calorie

Acai Bowl Lower-Calorie

Acai Bowl Lower-Calorie Acai smoothie bowl makes a great breakfast or snack. They are light and filling and you can top them with your favorite toppings.   Raise your hand if you’re obsessed with acai bowls. They are light, refreshing, and the perfect meal replacement […]


Blog

Sunshine Blogger Award

Sunshine Blogger Award

Sunshine Blogger Award I was thrilled to receive a message from Jen over at Reality Bakes that she was nominating Simply Low Cal for the Sunshine Blogger Award. She has a lovely food blog of her own where she shares some delicious recipes. My favorite […]

Kitchen Essential Must-Haves

Kitchen Essential Must-Haves

Kitchen Essential Must-Haves   We all love having fun kitchen gadgets to use. So, while many of these might not be must HAVES, many are must WANTS. 😉 I fight the constant battle between wanting a minimalistic kitchen to wanting every single gadget known to […]

Hot Chocolate With Fewer Calories

Hot Chocolate With Fewer Calories

Hot Chocolate With Fewer Calories   It’s been cooler than normal here in the great state of Arizona, and with cool weather comes warm drinks. I want to share a simple hack that will still allow you to enjoy a cup of hot chocolate, but […]