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  •  My problem is that no recipes are being posted. (1+ / 0-)
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    Mike Taylor

    Well I did one for peanut butter tarts but I already knew that one.

    Can't we even have a productive pie fight anymore?

    Tracy B Ann - technically that is my signature.

    by ZenTrainer on Sun Feb 10, 2013 at 08:47:07 PM PST

    •  Posting recipes may be politically incorrect for (2+ / 0-)
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      greengemini, blueoasis

      this subject-matter :-)

    •  My 2 points Cinnamon Snacks! (2+ / 0-)
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      ZenTrainer, Shotput8

      Kinda like a pie recipe...

      I love cinnamon and sugar.  I love crispy snacky things.  I made these up when I was on weight watchers.  They are quick and easy.

      Ingredients:
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      10 - 12 wonton skins
      cinnamon
      splenda (or other sweetener)
      spray fake butter (like I can't believe it's not butter)

      Prepare:
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      Mix the cinnamon and the sweetener together to make a cinnamon sugar.

      Directions:
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      Cut the wonton skins (which are square) into quarters
      Arrange on a baking sheet (I use parchment paper underneath to make cleaning easier)
      Spray them all with a few spritzes of the butter
      Sprinkle Cinnamon/Sweetener mix over the top
      Bake at 250 until crispy and slightly browned.

      When cool, separate into 4 zip lock baggies to keep them fresh.  You can keep these on hand for a quick snack or when you just want to crunch on something.

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      You don't have to deny yourself the things you love and enjoy.  You just need to replace the bad bits with better bits.  I found many recipes out there for healthy alternatives  to my bad habits. Of course the best thing is not have the bad habit in the first place.

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