Protein-Packed Mexican Catfish Bowls with avocado-lime greek yogurt dressing

Mexican Catfish Bowls - Diary of a Formerly Fat Girl

It will come as no surprise to my readers that I love really healthy recipes that are also really delicious. I also love recipes that are easy to make, inexpensive, and do double-duty to make life a little bit easier (dinner one night, lunch the next day). Bonus points to recipes that don’t create a […]

Happy Cinco De Mayo!

6 Healthy Cinco De Mayo Recipes - Diary of a Formerly Fat Girl

Happy Cinco de Mayo! May 5th is everyone’s favorite excuse for guac and margaritas– and if that’s the path you’re heading down, then hydrate well and enjoy. But if you’re looking to avoid the caloric explosion that comes with Coronas and nachos, try one of these 6 recipes! You’ll still get a taste of Mexico, […]

Salmon Wellington

Salmon Wellington - Diary of a Formerly Fat Girl

Happy 2015, everyone! Hard to believe that the holidays are already behind us, isn’t it? I’m sure I say this every year, but they seem to have flown by especially fast this time around. Now that we’re back-to-business, it seems especially obvious that while December is the most wonderful time of the year, January is […]

Molly’s Hunger Killing Angel Eggs

Molly's Hunger Killing Angel Eggs

Afternoon munchies turning your good intentions into an empty bag of potato chips? You aren’t alone. In fact, most people feel the most vulnerable to a snack attack between 2 to 4 hours after they’ve eaten lunch. But with bikini season just around the corner, the last thing you want to be is vulnerable to vending machines, break-room […]

96-Calorie Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

96 Calorie Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

  During a recipe brainstorming session yesterday, I tried to come up with the naughtiest, most crave-worthy, hardest-to-make-healthy desserts around. What ended up on my list? Cheesecake. Cheesecake was, like, numbers 1-5 on my naughty list. The creaminess, the decadence, the richness… the unparalleled texture of a truly good piece of cheesecake. So I thought. […]