How to Cut 31 Grams of Saturated Fat from Your Diet (Page 7)

Spread Peanut Butter

6. Spread Peanut Butter, not Cream Cheese

Peanut butter and cream cheese are both tasty additions to a piece of toast or a bagel. But choosing peanut butter over cream cheese will save you 3 grams of saturated fat: 2 tablespoons peanut butter contains 2.5 grams saturated fat while 2 tablespoons cream cheese has 5.5 grams.

Overall, remember that fats—whether they're saturated or unsaturated—deliver a lot of calories in a small amount, so even when you're choosing healthier fats, use them in moderation.

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