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I am really getting myself back on track this week with Weight Watchers after slowly slipping away from points tracking over the last couple months. I’m in the mood for some satisfying meals that are so good you don’t feel like you are missing anything.

Several of these recipes have lime, cilantro and jalapenos so buy & prep them once and use in multiple meals to save time and money!

*These prices are based off of averages and are subject to change weekly

Ginger Plum Sauteed Chicken Thighs – Recipe

Skinless Chicken Thighs, $1.99 lb (Food City)
Plums, $1.49-$1.69 lb (Bi-Lo, Harveys)
Chicken Broth (from stockpile)
Apple Juice, 64 oz, $2.28 (Kroger)

(4 Points Plus)

Quesadilla Cubano w/ Chipotle Mayo – Recipe

Kraft Fat Free Mayo Mayonnaise, 30 oz, 89¢ (Publix)
Duke’s Relish, 18 oz, $1.10 (Lowes)
Tabasco Chipotle Sauce, 5 oz, $1.50 (Publix)
Don Panchos Fat Free Tortillas, $1.42 (Harris Teeter)
Carolina Pride Ham or Turkey, 10 oz, $1.84 (Bi-Lo)

(2 Points Plus each)

Thai Pork Satay Pizza – Recipe

Tomato Sauce, 28 oz, 59¢, (Kroger)
Pizza Dough (bakery), 16 oz, $1.99 (Publix)
Full Circle Peeled Mini Carrots, 16 oz, $1.99 (Food City)
SH Canned Pineapple, 15-15.25 oz, 84¢ (Bi-Lo) or Dole 20 oz, 75¢ (Harris Teeter)
Pork Loin, $1.59-$2.29 lb (Harveys, Sweetbay)
Emerald Old Fashioned Dry Roasted Peanuts, 16 oz, 79¢ (Publix)

(7 Points Plus)

Spicy Turkey Burgers w/ Tzatziki – Recipe

Butterball Ground Turkey, 8 oz, $1.99 (Harveys)
Zucchini, 99¢ lb (Food City)
Sweet Onions, 87¢ (HEB)
Voskos Greek Yogurt, 45¢ (Bi-Lo)
Cucumber, 44-50¢ (Lowes Foods, Kroger)
Limes, 20¢ (Harveys)

(5 Points Plus)

Steak w/ Tomato Salsa – Recipe

Boneless Top Sirloin Steaks, $3.99 lb (Publix, Sweetbay)
Cherry Tomatoes, 1 pt, $1.50 (Publix)
Sweet Onions, 87¢ (HEB)
Birdseye Frozen Corn, 10-12 oz, 89¢ (Kroger)

(4 Points Plus)


    • KC

      For some amazing WW recipes try Ginas skinny taste.com. You will be pleased with the variety and ease of preparation.  I know it can be hard to find points values for recipes but she has them all calculated. Thank you Jenny for all you do to help us save money.  I hope this will help save you time. I have tried many of her recipes and I’ve loved all of them. Between the 2 of you I’ll be thinner and my wallet will be fat!!   

    • Rakley2011

      I LOVE that you do this!!!!!

    • Scott'swife

      Thank you for the wonderful inspiration!  My husband and I coupon and WW also!!!  Great job!

    • Karrie L

      Your not alone on slipping away I've been doing that all month! thanks for the kickstart reminder to get back on track :)

    • jennifer_b3

      Anyone know if Weight Watchers is a diet that would be good for vegetarians?

      • sarahcas

        Weight watchers is SUPER flexible. You are basically able to eat anything you want (within reason, of course). You are supposed to get at least 2 servings of dairy/day and at least 5 servings of fruit/veggies per day, but other than that you can eat whatever you want as long as you stay in your points plus range. I think Weight Watchers online has a free one week trial right now if you wanted to give it a try. I would imagine you could probably go to a meeting once as well, just to see if you liked it. I started online on Sunday (I've done it before, but this is the first time using points plus instead of the old points) and I've already lost about 2 lbs.

      • Amby

        They push veggies so you can do really well on the program.

    • Mandifisk

      I am a vegetarian and lost over 30 lbs on Weight Watchers 2 years ago.  I have since had a baby and am trying to lose the weight again and not having as much success, but I did awesome on a vegetarian diet!

    • Imarriedryan

      Visalus shakes are only 1 point on WW and were just APPROVED by WW!! What I love about them too is that they are only 1.80 a MEAL and taste like CAKE!  I love that I am full for 4-5 hours with them…great for my on the go lifestyle!

    • Lori T.

      I know it's hard! Good luck! I know the tracking will pay off! Thank you for all you do to help us save money and stay healthy!