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(24 Recipes) Created by MARYMARTYMA1

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OMG it's Tofu Queso (95 Calories 6 Carb) MUST TRY
Very Good 4.3/5
(12 ratings)

I modified this from the Ellen Show (10-05-10). Made it for the Superbowl and put it out with the "other" queso. It ran out first. It's a great faux cheese for nachos. The uses are endless. You can add anything to it... Don't forget to add your chips to your tracker. ;-)

Submitted by AMBER353

Carbs: 6g | Fat: 5g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 2.8g | Calories: 80.7
A Slimmer Slice: Fresh Tomato & Chicken Pizza
Very Good 4.0/5
(30 ratings)

This low-cal pizza recipe gives you the ooey-gooey taste you love -- without the fat. From Fitness Magazine

Submitted by FITNESSMAGAZINE

Carbs: 24.1g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 10.8g | Calories: 180.8
Pumpkin Dip
Good 3.9/5
(80 ratings)

Try this dip on a toasted whole-wheat bagel at breakfast or with apple slices or whole-grain crackers for a snack. It's even good with carrots.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.6g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 30.7
Black Bean Hummus
Very Good 4.2/5
(325 ratings)

Smoky from the cumin with a hidden serving of vegetables, this dip is equally delicious in a burrito as it is spread on tortilla chips.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 5.3g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 1.7g | Calories: 32.9
Traditional Hummus
Good 3.9/5
(23 ratings)

Start with this simple but flavorful recipe, then add in anything you'd like! Try it with fresh herbs like chives, cilantro, rosemary, or thyme.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11.2g | Fat: 1.8g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 3.6g | Calories: 65.2
Mini Cheesecakes
Very Good 4.5/5
(789 ratings)

Who can resist thick, creamy decadent cheesecake? Try this low-fat version in the single serving size.

Carbs: 14.4g | Fat: 4.4g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 6g | Calories: 120.6
Very Good 4.6/5
(7 ratings)

Simple recipe for a healthy, low-fat roasted red pepper hummus. Try this before purchasing hummus from the store and you'll save yourself quite a few calories!

Submitted by KATEYMOREL

Carbs: 11.7g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 2.8g | Protein: 3.7g | Calories: 67.3
Low Carb Pizza
Very Good 4.6/5
(11 ratings)

PERFECT for those of us that want low carb.

I found this recipe somewhere on line and wrote down everything. Of course now I can't find it.

Submitted by NATNEAGLE

Carbs: 5.4g | Fat: 11.9g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 14.3g | Calories: 186.4
Incredible! 5.0/5
(3 ratings)

This came from Food Network - FIve Ingredient Fix:
Preheat the oven to 300 degrees F. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper or silicone baking mats.

In a large bowl, toss the pumpkin seeds, almonds, and sunflower seeds and the syrup until evenly coated. Spread the nuts and seeds out, in an even single layer, on the lined baking sheets and season with salt to taste. Bake the nuts, stirring several times with spatula or wooden spoon, until just golden, about 20 minutes.

Cool the nuts completely on the pan, then add the cherries and toss to combine. Store cooled trail mix in an airtight container at room temperature.

Submitted by POWDERFISH

Carbs: 24.7g | Fat: 10.6g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 5.7g | Calories: 207.6
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Veggie-Packed Tomato Sauce
Very Good 4.0/5
(29 ratings)

What? Canned tomatoes in a tomato sauce? Yes, that's right. Garden tomatoes are only available for a short time, but crushed canned tomatoes are on shelves year-round and packed with flavor.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.1g | Fat: 3.4g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 4g | Calories: 112.5
Very Good 4.7/5
(19 ratings)

We love these baked eggplant slices as a main meal, as a sandwich filling or as a topping for an italian salad!

Submitted by VIOLETTE1

Carbs: 25.5g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 5.1g | Protein: 9.1g | Calories: 182.8
Zesty Orange-Cranberry Sauce (Relish)
Very Good 4.4/5
(110 ratings)

Toss the canned cranberry jelly and use this homemade version instead. It's ready in no time, and it's full of healthy fruit!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11.2g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 0.2g | Calories: 42.3
Lemon Zucchini Dip
Very Good 4.0/5
(27 ratings)

This dip is great for a midday snack alongside vegetables or whole-grain crackers or as a cold sauce for sandwiches.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 3.7g | Fat: 2.4g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 37.9
Crispy Baked Egg Rolls
Very Good 4.4/5
(189 ratings)

Use coleslaw mix to make a quick & easy treat! Eat as a snack, side, or a meal.

Submitted by HARV47

Carbs: 13.9g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 5.5g | Calories: 91.2
Olive Tapenade
Very Good 4.3/5
(54 ratings)

Tapenade is a traditional sauce or condiment from Provence, in the south of France. It adds a punch of flavor for very few calories. You can buy premade tapenade, but you'll spend more money and be consuming more sodium than if you made it at home.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 0.4g | Calories: 17.4
Cheesy Broccoli Bites
Very Good 4.2/5
(5 ratings)

Crispy fillo shells filled with creamy broccoli and cheese are elegant yet simple.

Submitted by SPARK_RECIPES

Carbs: 7.8g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 3.8g | Calories: 71.9
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
Wonderful Stuffed Potatoes
Very Good 4.3/5
(266 ratings)

Baked potatoes stuffed with seasoned cottage cheese are a lavish low-fat, low-cholesterol, low-sodium treat.

Carbs: 60.4g | Fat: 1.4g | Fiber: 8.9g | Protein: 13.7g | Calories: 305.5
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