Tart Cherry Quinoa instead of Cherry Pie ¾ cup quinoa, uncooked and rinsed 10 oz tart cherry juice ¼ cup dried tart cherries Directions: Add the quinoa, juice and dried tart cherries to a saucepan and cook over medium heat for 15-20 minutes or until the liquid has been absorbed and the quinoa is cooked. Chill for at least 1 hour prior to serving.
Skinny Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries instead of NY Cheesecake with strawberries. 1 lb fresh strawberries, hulled 8 oz light cream cheese ½ cup non-fat plain Greek yogurt 2 tablespoons honey Graham cracker crumbs Directions: Wash and dry your strawberries. Combine cream cheese, yogurt, honey and mix until smooth. Spoon a little bit of cream cheese mixture into each strawberry and sprinkle with graham cracker crumbs.
Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies instead of regular chocolate chip cookies. 1 ripe banana, mashed ½ cup quick cooking oats 2 tablespoons chocolate chips Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix ingredients together and drop on cookie sheet. Bake for about 15 minutes. Let cool.