This post is a part of Back to Basics Week, a week where we share fabulous how-to and beginner’s content—like this post on healthy cooking substitutions from Devin Alexander—to get you and your fitness kicked up for fall!
Meet celebrity chef and author of The Biggest Loser Cookbook series, Devin Alexander. Devin knows healthy food. And when it comes to making healthy foods taste good effortlessly? Well, she’s a pro. Through simple ingredient swaps, Devin has been an inspiration to many, maintaining her own 70-pound weight-loss over the past 16 years. And she lives her message—you don’t have to deprive yourself to be fit and healthy. Talk about living like an FBG! Read on for her top 10 healthy cooking substitutions in Devin’s own words…
Devin Alexander’s 10 Healthy Cooking Substitutions for Decadent Eating
1. Forget the bottle and get a mister. I rely on my olive oil mister not only to mist pans, allowing me to use less oil, but also to spray on top of foods that would otherwise be fried after they emerge from the oven.