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Diane's Baking

(57 Recipes) Created by DROSS0616

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Vanilla Flavoring
Very Good 4.7/5
(71 ratings)

"Vanilla extract" usually isn't made with real vanilla. The good news is that it's really easy--and affordable--to make your own.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 0g | Calories: 10.7
Grilled Strawberry & Cream Pita
Very Good 4.1/5
(192 ratings)

This is a great dessert that's delicious when strawberries are in season.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21.3g | Fat: 4.9g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 5.5g | Calories: 144.9
Apple Crisp
Very Good 4.3/5
(628 ratings)

This healthy apple crisp recipe is sweet and simple to prepare but uses very little added sugar.

Submitted by JLCROMP

Carbs: 25.2g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 1.5g | Calories: 127.4
Blueberry Flax Seed Muffins
Very Good 4.5/5
(226 ratings)

Low-fat buttermilk and applesauce help lower the fat, and the whole-wheat flour and flax seed add fiber. These healthful muffins freeze well!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33.9g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 3.7g | Calories: 137.7
Very Good 4.1/5
(97 ratings)

Makes an interesting dessert.

Carbs: 32.3g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 4g | Protein: 5.5g | Calories: 178.5
Blueberry Flax Seed Muffins
Very Good 4.3/5
(66 ratings)

Perfect for breakfast or a quick snack.

Carbs: 29.1g | Fat: 1.3g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 3.1g | Calories: 119
Spice Cookies
Very Good 4.1/5
(60 ratings)

Serve these holiday cookies with a cup of tea or lowfat vanilla ice cream.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 10.3g | Fat: 2.6g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 0.8g | Calories: 61.1
Soft-Serve Banana 'Ice Cream'
Very Good 4.5/5
(649 ratings)

Frozen bananas rival soft serve when given a whirl in the food processor. No cholesterol and no added sugar, just creamy and sweet bananas!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 27g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 105.4
Good 3.4/5
(76 ratings)

An easy snack everyone can enjoy!

Submitted by LUZYPE

Carbs: 14.1g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 1.4g | Calories: 110.9
Thrive Apple Cinnamon Energy Bars
Very Good 4.0/5
(30 ratings)

Triathlete Brendan Brazier shared these raw energy bar recipes with us. While energy bars can be pricey, you can make them at home to control costs.

Submitted by DAILYSPARKGUEST

Carbs: 19g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 3.9g | Calories: 102.9
Fudgy Brownies
Very Good 4.2/5
(231 ratings)

Instant coffee in the batter intensifies the chocolate flavor. Beating the sugar and eggs together gives the baked brownies a crackly surface.

Carbs: 20.2g | Fat: 4.9g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 126.4
FANNETASTIC FOOD'S Healthy Whole Wheat Pumpkin Raisin Muffins
Very Good 4.3/5
(42 ratings)

These have a great flavor, the perfect amount of sweetness, and a nice, soft texture (be sure to use whole wheat PASTRY flour, not regular whole wheat!). Nutritious, too!

Submitted by FANNETASTICFOOD

Carbs: 31.5g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 3.7g | Calories: 122.2
Carrot Pumpkin Bars
Very Good 4.5/5
(404 ratings)

Great for the fall holidays or just for a snack!

Submitted by ANDREWMOM

Carbs: 28.5g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 2.8g | Calories: 131.6
Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins
Very Good 4.1/5
(386 ratings)

Not too sweet but not too healthy, these delightful muffins are equally delicious for breakfast or dessert.

Submitted by FIREFLY75

Carbs: 16.1g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 2.4g | Calories: 91.7
Caramel Popcorn
Very Good 4.4/5
(129 ratings)

This lightened-up version of caramel popcorn is our favorite tailgate treat.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 27.7g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 0.7g | Calories: 116.7
Cinnamon Apple Muffins
Very Good 4.2/5
(53 ratings)

A low calorie, low fat yummy muffin with chunks of apple. These are really sweet so you may want to decrease the amount of Splenda.

Submitted by JESSICCA723

Carbs: 19.3g | Fat: 0.9g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 85.7
Pumpkin Flan
Very Good 4.2/5
(42 ratings)

Buck tradition this Thanksgiving and forgo standard pumpkin pie. Instead, whip up a smooth, spicy and low-calorie flan.

Submitted by DISTENDASI

Carbs: 38g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 6.1g | Protein: 5.7g | Calories: 175.6
Petite Pecan Tarts
Very Good 4.5/5
(42 ratings)

I love to increase the nutrition of baked goods by adding whole grains. That's the secret to these pecan tarts.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 15.4g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 1.6g | Calories: 102.5
Banana Raisin Muffins
Very Good 4.3/5
(226 ratings)

Bake these over the weekend, and enjoy throughout the week for breakfast or a snack.

Carbs: 46.2g | Fat: 9.5g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 5.1g | Calories: 276.5
Nutty Baked Apples with Raisins
Very Good 4.4/5
(44 ratings)

What a sweet warm treat for a cold afternoon! This dish is like having a piece of apple pie but without the large amount of fat and carbs from the dough. The oats inside will trick your mind into thinking that you did just eat pie!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 22.1g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 3.3g | Protein: 0.6g | Calories: 119.8
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