10 Tricks to Lighten Up Your Holiday Treats

Transform calorie-laden holiday treats into diet-friendly fare that is just as delicious as "traditional" version.  

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Indulging in classic dishes like juicy prime rib, velvety smooth mashed potatoes, creamy hot cocoa, and rich pumpkin pie is part of the holiday fun, but too much of a good thing can leave you feeling heavy, bloated, and blah. The good news is that there's plenty of room for compromise. With a few strategic, healthy tweaks, you can dramatically lighten up your favorite seasonal recipes without sacrificing taste…or your waistline.