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Very Good 4.0/5
(56 ratings)

Submitted by TRISHA26

Carbs: 13.5g | Fat: 11.5g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 27.9g | Calories: 267.3
World's Best Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Very Good 4.5/5
(247 ratings)

This slimmed down version of your favorite dip is easy to make--and it's light enough for you to load up on it!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 3.8g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 73.9
Spicy Baked Sweet Potato Fries
Very Good 4.5/5
(328 ratings)

A healthy alternative to an American favorite.

Carbs: 16.4g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 116.9
Maple-Mashed Sweet Potatoes
Very Good 4.3/5
(46 ratings)

It's the perfect time of year for this recipe! Sweet potatoes are one of the most delicious (and nutritious!) winter comfort foods, and the warm maple syrup flavor of this dish is the perfect complement to cold weather. Choose medium sweet potatoes with firm, unblemished skins — they'll have the best flavor!

Submitted by TABBYKAT75

Carbs: 37.8g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 5g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 161.1
Loaded Potato Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(57 ratings)

Low in fat, but big on taste, everyone wins with this comforting soup recipe!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.7g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 4.7g | Protein: 4.4g | Calories: 157.3
2-Bean Sweet Potato Chili
Very Good 4.4/5
(70 ratings)

This vegetarian chili uses some secret tricks to boost the flavor without adding calories!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 47.8g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 21.9g | Protein: 12.8g | Calories: 207.6
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
Coconut Meringue Cookies
Very Good 4.5/5
(258 ratings)

These are light, fluffy, and only about 50 calories each!

Submitted by SKYSHOOTER44

Carbs: 8.4g | Fat: 1.8g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 50.6
Very Good 4.2/5
(50 ratings)

This recipe creates its own thin crust and can easily be made vegan.

Submitted by STILLFLYIN

Carbs: 32.1g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 5.1g | Calories: 161.6
Very Good 4.0/5
(1 rating)

Meatloaf made with oats and ground turkey.

Submitted by TONIA_T

Carbs: 8.8g | Fat: 9.4g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 20.1g | Calories: 202.3
Cocoa Crusted Pork Tenderloin
Very Good 4.0/5
(195 ratings)

This dish inspired by Costa Rican spices seems exotic, but it uses spices and ingredients you already have around the house: coffee, cocoa and cinnamon. You'll wonder why you've been relegating these flavorings to dessert!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 13.1g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 33.7g | Calories: 264
Slow Cooker Moroccan Beef Stew
Very Good 4.4/5
(58 ratings)

Chef Meg turned a member-submitted dish into a slow cooker meal that's easy yet exotic!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 27.7g | Fat: 11.2g | Fiber: 5.7g | Protein: 38.8g | Calories: 370.3
Very Good 4.0/5
(23 ratings)

This can be ready in just 15 minutes.

Carbs: 56.1g | Fat: 10.9g | Fiber: 5.6g | Protein: 13.7g | Calories: 373.2
Chili Spices
Very Good 4.6/5
(5 ratings)

Want to know the secret to great chili? Start with great spices--and skip the packets at the supermarket, which are full of sugar and salt. Make your own to save money and skip the salt.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.3g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 0.3g | Calories: 7.2
Chicken and Broccoli Casserole
Very Good 4.1/5
(800 ratings)

A quick and easy dinner that is also low in fat, this chicken casserole is perfect for busy nights.

Submitted by LYZ219

Carbs: 15.8g | Fat: 7.3g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 36.8g | Calories: 284.2
Kitchen Basics: Chicken Noodle Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(141 ratings)

The perfect soup to warm your belly on a cold night or soothe you when you're sick.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 13g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 17.4g | Calories: 152.8
Three-Cheese Macaroni from 'The SparkPeople Cookbook'
Very Good 4.1/5
(100 ratings)

Cheesy, rich, delicious--just what you expect in macaroni and cheese. What you won't expect? 2/3 the fat and half the calories of the original!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 39.5g | Fat: 7.9g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 12.6g | Calories: 259.6
Peppercorn Steak with Herbed Blue Cheese
Very Good 4.7/5
(31 ratings)

A steakhouse-quality supper ready in 10 minutes!

Submitted by SPCOOKBOOK

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 18.2g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 18.5g | Calories: 245.8
Quinoa-Black Bean Casserole
Very Good 4.2/5
(435 ratings)

An experiment with leftovers yields a delightful, filling vegetarian meal.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 31.7g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 9.1g | Protein: 13.8g | Calories: 204.5
Good 3.6/5
(17 ratings)

High protein, low fat, very high taste!

Carbs: 26.5g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 15.2g | Protein: 17.6g | Calories: 154.8
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