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(16 Recipes) Created by MELLOW0612

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(no ratings)

A delightful main course, perfect served with a salad.

Submitted by MANDYMARINO

Carbs: 21.8g | Fat: 1.9g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 20g | Calories: 191.9
Very Good 4.3/5
(8 ratings)

Great when you are having friends over for a dinner party or a barbecue. And they taste good also.

Submitted by JEREMY_PATRICIA

Carbs: 25g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 6.4g | Calories: 164.9
World's Best (and Easiest) Salmon
Very Good 4.5/5
(471 ratings)

Forget fancy spices--four ingredients are all you need to make this deliciously simple supper.

Submitted by VRAKLIS

Carbs: 14.9g | Fat: 5.5g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 18g | Calories: 183.1
Skinny Scalloped Sweet Potatoes
Good 3.9/5
(123 ratings)

Lemony coriander and smoky cumin pair perfectly with sharp Cheddar in this grown-up spin on scalloped potatoes.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 20.9g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 5.5g | Calories: 139.8
15-Minute Asian Beef Soup
Very Good 4.4/5
(68 ratings)

This soup is packed with flavor yet low in fat. You can customize it with any vegetables or protein you have on hand.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.1g | Fat: 5.8g | Fiber: 5.9g | Protein: 22.8g | Calories: 247.5
Easy Slow Cooker Beef and Mushrooms
Very Good 4.4/5
(329 ratings)

Easy crock pot meal. Tastes great over brown rice (not included in calorie count).

Submitted by -AMANDA79-

Carbs: 12.4g | Fat: 6g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 26.9g | Calories: 214
Beef Roast with Broccolini and Sweet Potatoes
Very Good 4.1/5
(37 ratings)

Chef Meg's Beef Roast becomes a full dinner, complete with two servings of vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.6g | Fat: 10.9g | Fiber: 5.8g | Protein: 31.1g | Calories: 341.6
Slow Cooker Lasagna
Very Good 4.2/5
(371 ratings)

What a great dish for one of those nights when your kids have a late soccer game! Brown the meat, layer in the ingredients, set your slow cooker on low, and go!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 18.1g | Fat: 10.2g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 24.9g | Calories: 271.4
Spicy Sliders
Good 3.6/5
(27 ratings)

Save money and increase nutrition in your burgers. The secret ingredient? Lentils!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.3g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 9.3g | Calories: 107.3
Slow Cooker Beef Roast with Vegetables
Very Good 4.4/5
(64 ratings)

Try using an English Cut Beef Roast. It is economical and flavorful. This cut of meat comes from the shoulder or neck area of the animal.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21.1g | Fat: 9.3g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 43.9g | Calories: 349.8
Slimmer Sausage and Peppers
Very Good 4.3/5
(40 ratings)

This hearty yet better-for-you dinner is perfect for a camping trip, a cookout with friends, or just dinner on a Wednesday night.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 35.4g | Fat: 11.6g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 15.9g | Calories: 292.5
Guiltless Chicken Salad
Very Good 4.3/5
(42 ratings)

We ditched the mayo from this sandwich staple and boosted the nutrition with crunchy vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.8g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 29g | Calories: 179.4
Slow Cooker Kentucky Burgoo
Very Good 4.2/5
(55 ratings)

This spring time stew is a must have at any Derby party! Traditionally made with pork, beef, chicken, and rabbit, I've added more veggies and lightened the meat. The best part: This is a slow cooker recipe, so the burgoo will be ready when the horses are loading into the gate.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 22.5g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 21.6g | Calories: 192.9
Incredible! 5.0/5
(11 ratings)

Submitted by AETERNE

Carbs: 40.2g | Fat: 4.8g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 11.5g | Calories: 242.5
Shrimp Pot Stickers (Crab Rangoon Makeover)
Very Good 4.7/5
(9 ratings)

We swapped shrimp for crab in this Chinese takeout favorite to save sodium and money, but we didn't skimp on flavor!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11.4g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 6.2g | Calories: 108.1
Cauliflower Pizza Crust
Very Good 4.3/5
(43 ratings)

This is a really low carb approach to pizza. By using a cauliflower pizza crust, you can really cut a ton of calories when compared to a traditional pizza recipe.

Submitted by XANADUREALM

Carbs: 2.6g | Fat: 10.7g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 9.5g | Calories: 142.6
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