100 lb. Club - Tasty OP Snacks
Hey, guys. I thought maybe we could share some of our favorite OP snacks. Just yesterday I found a new flavor of Skinny Cow's ice cream sandwich -- chocolate PB cup!! It is so good!! I couldn't believe it was diet food :)
I also really like the fat free sour cream & onion Pringles and Orville Redenbacher's (spelling?) Smart Pop when I'm in the mood for something salty.
Anyone else have any favorites?
02-28-2003, 01:29 PM
I enjoy soy nuts!
plus pretzels, pbj sandwiches and jello w/ cool whip! Honey butter on toast, and chocolate pudding.
I found the skinny cows just made me crave more junk.
02-28-2003, 03:13 PM
those PB skinny cow's are AWESOME!!
i've been snacking on some redhot candies lately... 50 of them is 60 calories, and they are HOT so i can't eat them very fast. hee.
pretzels or baby carrots are my good old standbys.
02-28-2003, 03:21 PM
I'm still not at a point where I can eat even good "junk" food. I tried with pretzels and I wanted to eat more than was OP for me.
I have found a great snack, however. On WW, it's 3 points. I take a Sara Lee minibagel, and put a wedge of Laughing Cow Light cheese on it, and 6 slices of Hillshire Farm deli ham. My WW leader told us about it, and it's really good.
02-28-2003, 06:31 PM
Baked Tofu..... I know, I'm a weirdo.
You have to get firm tofu, Squeeze it for a day, then marinate it in sesame oil, chili oil, peanut butter and soy sauce. Slice it into thing squares and bake. They're really tasty.
02-28-2003, 07:19 PM
tofu? jessica.. you are such a californian :) hehe.. just kidding
my fav off program treat is deep fried cheese curds - those must be the nastiest things in the world! :yikes:
Sheila - laughing cow cheese is great. I always have some in the fridge.
02-28-2003, 07:45 PM
I had those when I was in Madison! Yep, fresh cheese and fatty oil, what a combo!
02-28-2003, 09:57 PM
Stupid question. What is laughing cow cheese?
02-28-2003, 11:54 PM
it is a soft cheese sold in little circle containers. You get about 10 pieces inside that are triangle shaped. I get the "light" laughing cow - 35 calories. It's easy to spread - sometimes I will use it instead of butter for a sandwich with turkey and cucumbers :T
this should give you some info.
I get mine in the deli section of the grocery store. Just ask at the deli.
It's a bit pricey - I pay about $3.69
03-01-2003, 02:49 AM
I picked up a 3pk of Laughing Cow Regular (50 cals/wedge) at Sam's Club for 5.86 last week. It's a regularly stocked item here. Yummy!
03-01-2003, 03:20 AM
I swear to God WI is the only place on earth w/battered deep fried CHEESE---AND THEN THEY GIVE YOU SOUR CREAM SAUCE TO DIP THEM IN!!!!!
Today I splurged & bought fat free Dannon vanilla, fresh blackberries, raspberries & strawberries. I'm going to cut up the strawberries & mix them & the berries in w/the yogurt. Mmmmm.
03-02-2003, 12:57 AM
I really like plain popcorn.
My favorite snacks or mini-meals are
2. A few strawberries or grapes and a piece of cheese
3. A slice or 2 of lunchmeat and a hershey kiss (not at the same time)
4. tictacs. You can eat the whole box and it's only 60 or 70 calories. I like fresh mint and wintergreen
5. Candy cane - 60 or 70 calories
6. To drink -- raspberry seltzer water with a dollop of cranberry juice cocktail and if I feel like it a smaller dollop of orange juice. Makes a punch that has all the zing of soda but tastes better.
03-03-2003, 07:52 PM
Girls, my grocery store FINALLY got in some Skinny Cow products. Woo hoo!!!!
I tried the fudge bars (YUM!)
and got my boyfriend the ice cream sandwiches (he's addicted).
They are very very yummy!
03-03-2003, 09:19 PM
This past week I discovered a new product in the "Baked" stuff from Frito-Lay. BAKED RUFFLES SOUR CREAM AND CHEDDAR!!!!!
I actually like them more than the originals. Not greasy, and full of flavor!
1 oz. = 2 pts on WW