Eating Lighter
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Coach Nicole's Mini Vegetable Frittatas
Very Good 4.4/5
(332 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Mini Vegetable Frittatas

Make this ahead of time and then refrigerate for a quick, protein-packed breakfast that's also portion-controlled. Top with salsa (optional) and serve with toast for a complete breakfast.Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 3.9g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 5.3g | Calories: 71.3
Coach Nicole's Tasty Peanut Sauce
Very Good 4.6/5
(90 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Tasty Peanut Sauce

Peanut sauce is one of my favorite things to eat, usually with tofu, green vegetables (like broccoli, spinach and edamame) and brown rice. Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 2.5g | Fat: 5g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 64.4
Coach Nicole's Cold Weather Vegi Stew
Very Good 4.5/5
(20 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Cold Weather Vegi Stew

I love making this soup throughout the fall and winter. It's filling, healthy and stores well. Perfect with a grilled cheese sandwich on whole wheat bread.Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 31.7g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 5.7g | Protein: 9.6g | Calories: 202.2
Garden Fresh Lasagna
Very Good 4.4/5
(32 ratings)
Garden Fresh Lasagna

I love rich, cheesy lasagna, but in the summer when vegetables are at their peak, cheese overwhelms the dish. Adding plenty of fresh vegetables to your regular lasagna for a healthy, light summer supper. Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 30.1g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 5.4g | Protein: 12.1g | Calories: 212.1
Stuffed Corn Bread with Bell pepper stuffing
Very Good 4.5/5
(2 ratings)
Stuffed Corn Bread with Bell pepper stuffing

Weight Watcher's Points, 7 per sliceSubmitted by DOLPGRL

Carbs: 23.9g | Fat: 14.7g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 14.3g | Calories: 291
Almond Chicken Salad with Asparagus
Very Good 4.2/5
(154 ratings)
Almond Chicken Salad with Asparagus

Served on a bed of nutrient-rich spinach, this chicken is a tasty lunch or dinner!

Carbs: 7.9g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 24g | Calories: 161.5
Roasted Pork Chops with Sweet Potatoes & Apples
Good 3.8/5
(27 ratings)
Roasted Pork Chops with Sweet Potatoes & Apples

A wonderful combination of sweet and spicy. It has become a family favorite.Submitted by MSBONAFIDE

Carbs: 60g | Fat: 10.1g | Fiber: 9.9g | Protein: 27g | Calories: 431.1
Mango Salsa
Very Good 4.3/5
(71 ratings)
Mango Salsa

Snack or condimentSubmitted by PFROTH

Carbs: 7.3g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 0.3g | Calories: 27.5
Grilled Zucchini with Mushrooms
Very Good 4.7/5
(9 ratings)
Grilled Zucchini with Mushrooms

Zucchini and fresh green beans grilled with olive oil and mushrooms - delicious and nutritious without the added calories and fat of breading and deep frying.Submitted by CDRAKEAK

Carbs: 6.7g | Fat: 3.6g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 1.8g | Calories: 60.9
Slow Cooker Pork with Greens and Beans
Very Good 4.4/5
(188 ratings)
Slow Cooker Pork with Greens and Beans

My kids never complain about eating both beans and greens in one meal when they're served alongside rich, slow-cooked pork.
Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11.7g | Fat: 15.6g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 25.9g | Calories: 285.9
(Salads) Coffee-Onion Pinapple Salsa
Very Good 4.0/5
(3 ratings)
(Salads) Coffee-Onion Pinapple Salsa

Submitted by RYEAXL1

Carbs: 10.5g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 0.6g | Calories: 67
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Fresh Fruit Salad with Honey-Yogurt Dressing
Very Good 4.3/5
(195 ratings)
Fresh Fruit Salad with Honey-Yogurt Dressing

We love all the sweet flavors and contrasting textures in this simple fruit salad. Sprinkle chopped, toasted nuts or granola on top for crunch.

Carbs: 31.5g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 136.7
Whole Wheat Pasta with Sesame Peanut Sauce
Good 3.6/5
(167 ratings)
Whole Wheat Pasta with Sesame Peanut Sauce

This Asian-inspired pasta dish is so good and so quick to make and can be served hot or cold. Add some tofu for another healthy option.Submitted by BCJL13

Carbs: 39.5g | Fat: 5.9g | Fiber: 7g | Protein: 9.4g | Calories: 239.9
Pumpkin Chowder
Good 3.6/5
(17 ratings)
Pumpkin Chowder

Sounds unusual, but try it! It's excellent for using up your Halloween pumpkins.Submitted by KARATEMAMABEAR

Carbs: 24.8g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 5.3g | Calories: 172.9
Savory Stuffed Pumpkins
Very Good 4.4/5
(8 ratings)
Savory Stuffed Pumpkins

In my house, pumpkins are for eating--not carving! Stuff small pumpkins for an interesting presentation. Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 20.5g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 4.6g | Calories: 120.1
Mini Apple Tarts
Very Good 4.3/5
(85 ratings)
Mini Apple Tarts

Instead of a whole pie, try making bite-size tarts. The diminutive desserts cook quicker and are automatically portion controlled. Plus, they're easier to make for a crowd, and there's no need for a fork and plate.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.9g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 124.3
Light and Creamy Cole Slaw
Good 3.5/5
(10 ratings)
Light and Creamy Cole Slaw

It will be our little secret that this recipe isn't high in fat. It's so creamy no one will ever know!
Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8.3g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 3.3g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 51.8
Tangy Summer Slaw
Good 3.8/5
(10 ratings)
Tangy Summer Slaw

Tahini replaces mayonnaise for a creamy texture and adds a tangy flavor, plus some fiber, protein, and calcium.




Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.5g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 55.2
Crunchy Cole Slaw
Good 3.8/5
(23 ratings)
Crunchy Cole Slaw

This crunchy cole slaw is a healthier version of that summer favorite: ramen noodle salad. Two servings of vegetables in every portion!Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 5.8g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 69.8
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