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Weight Loss : Success Tips for Weight Watchers Freestyle

Success Tips for Weight Watchers Freestyle So, you started Weight Watchers Freestyle and you want to set yourself up for success as best as you can. Here are some tried-and-true tips others have followed that you can use: Plan your meals Armed with the 0-point food list, you want to plan out each meal, each snack, and each dessert. Planning ahead is absolutely key when it comes to sticking to your goals. It makes grocery shopping way easier, and ensures you never find yourself hungry and without an idea of what to eat. Some people really like planning, but if you aren’t one of them, set aside a time at the beginning of each week when you aren’t busy and stick to the routine. It will become a habit.  Include a lot of 0-point foods into each meal There are over 200 foods on the Freestyle 0-point food list, which is really good news. To take advantage, you want to plan meals that use as many of these foods as possible. This keeps the point count of each meal really low. For example, a lunch …

Weight Loss : Breakfast

When you start your journey to better health, odds are your breakfast routine needs a change. Most of us feel the most hurried during the early hours, and breakfast is often less than healthy and less than satisfying. These breakfasts are meant to provide you with energy and nutrition, while also staving off hunger until lunchtime. Whether you’re an egg-casserole lover or prefer something a bit sweeter like pancakes and oatmeal, you’ll find a recipe that suits you. Chocolate-Almond Quinoa Breakfast Bars  Butternut Squash + Turkey Sausage Casserole  Veggie Breakfast Casserole  Easy Egg Muffins  Microwave Cheesy Bacon ‘n Egg Grits  Cottage-Cheese Pancakes w/ Raspberry Jam  Blueberry-Almond Oats  Quick Lemon-Raspberry Oats Strawberry Smoothie  Peanut Butter-Banana Smoothie

Recipes : Butternut Squash + Turkey Sausage Breakfast Casserole

Butternut Squash + Turkey Sausage Breakfast Casserole
Serves: 4  Time: 45-50 minutes (20 minutes prep time, 25-30 minutes cook time) 
I like using turkey sausage in place of beef or pork because it isn’t as fatty, but can taste just as delicious with some seasoning. The turkey is joined by cubed butternut squash and spinach, so this egg casserole is bursting with satisfying flavors and nutrition. After cooking the sausage and squash, you add to a baking dish and pour over the eggs. Bake for 25-30 minutes. The whole thing takes less than an hour! Ingredients: 1 pound lean ground turkey sausage  2 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil  2 cups diced butternut squash  ½ teaspoon garlic powder  ½ teaspoon Italian seasoning  ½ teaspoon salt  ½ teaspoon black pepper  4 cups fresh spinach  4 whole eggs  4 egg whites Instructions: 1. Turn your oven to 400-degrees.  2. Put a skillet on the burner and turn to medium-high.  3. When hot, add sausage and cook, stirring, until browned.  4. Scoop sausage out …

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Sweet and Tangy Asparagus
This dish gives a zesty twist to asparagus with a sweet citrus flavor.
It’s so good, it may even encourage your kids to eat their vegetables.
1⁄2 teaspoon kosher salt
1 pound asparagus, stemmed
2 tablespoons orange juice
1 tablespoon honey
1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
1⁄2 teaspoon orange zest
1⁄4 cup orange segments, cut in thirds
fresh ground pepper
Fill a medium pan halfway with water and 1⁄4 teaspoon of the kosher salt, cover, and bring to a
boil. Add the asparagus and cover for about 3 to
5 minutes until tender. Drain and rinse with cold
water to chill. Set aside. In a medium bowl, whisk
the orange juice, honey, vinegar, olive oil, the
remaining
1⁄4 teaspoon of salt, and the orange zest.
Add the orange segments and toss in the asparagus.
Season to taste with the pepper. Serve cold.
Cook’s Tip:
This dish can be made ahead and
kept covered in the refrigerator until ready to
serve. It goes well with lean red meat, chicken,
or fish.
Notes:
Total cooking and preparation time:
 20 minutes
Makes 6 servings.
Nutrition information per serving :
Calories: 80
Fat: 5 g
Saturated fat: 0.5 g
Cholesterol: 0 mg
Sodium: 200 mg
Carbohydrate: 8 g
Fiber: 2 g
Sugar: 6 g
Protein: 2 g
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