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.  

Butternut Squash

Clean Up Cranberry Sauce

 

Enjoy the health benefits of antioxidant-rich cranberries without drowning them in sugar by making a homemade cran-apple sauce with plenty of chopped fresh apples. Combining the super-tart cranberries with a naturally sweeter fruit, like apples, allows you to get away with adding far less sugar to your recipe. A hint of fresh ginger and cinnamon adds a unique twist.