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(22 Recipes) Created by COOLGYRLY

Recipes in this Collection

Whole Wheat Couscous with Spinach and Squash
Good 3.9/5
(75 ratings)

A double-hitter: Each portion has almost two servings of vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 47.5g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 10.4g | Protein: 8.6g | Calories: 228.3
Tex Mex Calzones
Very Good 4.3/5
(280 ratings)

An Italian favorite gets a below the border twist. Chef Meg made just a few tweaks before giving this one her seal of approval! She adds the spices early in cooking to help boost flavor and added a full pound of turkey for a more filling meal.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.2g | Fat: 14.1g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 47.7g | Calories: 413.7
Lowfat Cheeseburger Pie
Very Good 4.3/5
(469 ratings)

This lighter version of an old classic is made with lower-calorie baking mix and ground turkey instead of beef.

Submitted by TXCYNDI

Carbs: 10.7g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 21.2g | Calories: 166.5
Spicy Low Fat Turkey Meatballs
Very Good 4.6/5
(84 ratings)

Fast and Easy-These meatballs are made from 99% fat free ground turkey breast. They can be added to a pasta dish, made into a sandwich, or eaten alone.

6 meatballs=1 serving

Submitted by IAMYIKES

Carbs: 3.5g | Fat: 1.8g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 24g | Calories: 128.5
Baked Buffalo Chicken Nuggets
Very Good 4.2/5
(198 ratings)

Fried, battered, dripping sauce--hot wings are calorie bombs! But not these.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 16g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 28.8g | Calories: 223.2
BLT Potato Snacks
Good 3.9/5
(52 ratings)

A lighter take on a pub favorite! For extra veggies, top with chopped tomatoes.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21.1g | Fat: 2g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 128.4
Chicken-Veggie Stir Fry
Very Good 4.3/5
(135 ratings)

This is a great meal for a busy night--for some added fun, bring out the chopsticks! Change up the veggies, and you'll have a new meal each time you make this dish.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.7g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 18.6g | Calories: 156.8
Crunchy Mexican Chicken
Very Good 4.4/5
(80 ratings)

I love faux frying foods using panko. This crunchy, spicy chicken would be great on a taco salad.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 19.5g | Fat: 3.8g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 29.7g | Calories: 221.8
Spicy Taco Pizza
Very Good 4.6/5
(35 ratings)

If your family enjoys tacos, then why not top a pizza with the same delicious combination? Easy & delicious!

Submitted by JST4GVN

Carbs: 13.9g | Fat: 7.7g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 14.7g | Calories: 189.6
Light Chicken Alfredo Pizza
Very Good 4.4/5
(14 ratings)

A great twist on traditional pizza, light on calories and fat, heavy on taste.

Submitted by MARIASAURUSREX

Carbs: 18.8g | Fat: 8.7g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 12.7g | Calories: 206.6
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Skinny Sour Cream & Chicken Enchiladas
Very Good 4.4/5
(801 ratings)

Serve up creamy, cheesy chicken enchiladas, and no one will be late to dinner!

Submitted by SKEYDOO

Carbs: 35g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 18.3g | Calories: 252
Baked Pork Chops
Very Good 4.0/5
(574 ratings)

These spicy and moist boneless pork chops are made with no added fat, egg whites, evaporated skim milk, and a lively herb mixture.

Carbs: 11.1g | Fat: 12.1g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 27.9g | Calories: 271.4
Healthy Chicken Vegetable Casserole
Very Good 4.1/5
(554 ratings)

Try this inexpensive and fresh version of a chicken casserole--no need for processed soups or sauces!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.1g | Fat: 8.9g | Fiber: 8.8g | Protein: 27.9g | Calories: 320.6
Sesame Chicken
Very Good 4.4/5
(425 ratings)

This sesame chicken recipe is a slimmed-down and healthier version of the sesame chicken from PF Chang's and other Chinese restaurants.

Submitted by PISCESWOMAN87

Carbs: 7g | Fat: 17.6g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 28.2g | Calories: 299.8
Diet Coke Sloppy Joes
Very Good 4.4/5
(336 ratings)

These are really good paired with potato salad! You can also add onions or green peppers if you'd like.

Submitted by ICEDRAGONEZZ

Carbs: 2.5g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 24g | Calories: 162.5
Peanut and Sesame Noodles
Very Good 4.2/5
(318 ratings)

Served cold or hot, these tangy yet sweet noodles are rich and tasty.

Carbs: 22.9g | Fat: 11g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 7.7g | Calories: 208.6
Coach Nicole's Vegetarian Lentil Loaf
Good 3.8/5
(341 ratings)

A hearty, homecooked meal that everyone will love! Serve with steamed broccoli and sweet corn for a complete vegetarian meal.

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 44.9g | Fat: 4.4g | Fiber: 9.5g | Protein: 10.9g | Calories: 254.2
Very Good 4.1/5
(27 ratings)

These are a yummy treat, hard not to over indulge! I got this from the Kraft Foods website

Submitted by CSHOLL24

Carbs: 5.6g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 3.6g | Calories: 87.8
Very Good 4.3/5
(21 ratings)

A quick recipe that beats take out AND you can control the salt content!

Submitted by SABEAR25

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 10.8g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 16.1g | Calories: 343.1
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