Keep your resolutions with these skinny shortcuts.
Looking to shed pounds and feel your best? With a few simple recipe substitutions, you can hack your favorite meals and make them healthier without sacrificing flavor. From baking with bananas or wrapping your favorite foods in lettuce, you can shave lots of carbs, calories, and fat with minimal effort. Take a look at these 11 creative approaches to cooking and baking so you can get inspired and find new ways to enjoy your favorite comfort foods.
Swap Cream Cheese for Tofu
If you want to make a diet-friendly cheesecake, tofu is your new best friend. With a similar texture to cream cheese, this nutrient-dense ingredient will give you the fluffy consistency you crave, combined with a unique flavor that will get everyone talking. For every four cups of cream cheese, use three cups of tofu.
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