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(46 Recipes) Created by JENNILACEY

Recipes in this Collection

White Chicken Chili
Very Good 4.5/5
(411 ratings)

This chili is packed with flavor and fiber. Make a big batch for a crowd or freeze it in single-serving containers for up to four months.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 20.2g | Fat: 6.3g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 25g | Calories: 234.5
Bean, Corn, Avocado Salad
Very Good 4.6/5
(193 ratings)

Submitted by CREATIVELIZA

Carbs: 27.1g | Fat: 6.6g | Fiber: 9g | Protein: 7.5g | Calories: 183.5
Waldorf Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(140 ratings)

Using low-fat yogurt makes this classic salad healthier than other recipes.

Carbs: 22.6g | Fat: 4.9g | Fiber: 3.5g | Protein: 2.8g | Calories: 132.8
Thai Chicken Coconut Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(128 ratings)

This sweet and spicy soup is a staple of Thai takeout. Chef Meg recreated it for a fraction of the cost and sodium!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6.4g | Fat: 3.6g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 22.7g | Calories: 141.5
Baked Potato Soup
Very Good 4.1/5
(122 ratings)

All the taste of a loaded baked potato, in a hearty soup.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 31.4g | Fat: 8.3g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 8.6g | Calories: 229.3
Creamy Butternut Squash & Apple Soup
Very Good 4.4/5
(109 ratings)

Delicious first course for winter holiday meals.

Submitted by PRIMA_DONNA

Carbs: 25.8g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 3.9g | Calories: 135.2
Grapefruit Salad
Very Good 4.2/5
(23 ratings)

Eat as a side salad or add two grilled scallops and a slice of grilled whole-grain bread for a meal!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.1g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 105
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Apple-Escarole Salad with Gorgonzola and Walnuts
Very Good 4.2/5
(13 ratings)

This salad is full of distinct, strong flavors. It's a great way to get new greens onto your plate.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.2g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 4.1g | Calories: 156.4
No Added Sugar Pumpkin-Apple Butter
Very Good 4.4/5
(29 ratings)

Try this over whole wheat toast with nut butter or to thicken fall soups. You won't believe we didn't add any sugar!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 5g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 0.4g | Calories: 20.6
Carrot-Cranberry Salad
Good 3.8/5
(35 ratings)

Kid prepared and approved! I am always looking for a salad that my kids can make and then devour. This is a winner for kids and moms.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21.5g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 86.8
Crunchy Cole Slaw
Very Good 4.0/5
(20 ratings)

This crunchy cole slaw is a healthier version of that summer favorite: ramen noodle salad. Two servings of vegetables in every portion!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 5.8g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 69.8
Roasted Vegetable Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(41 ratings)

This is such a hearty savory soup--and it's vegan! The color alone should win you over. By roasting the vegetables you get a sweet smoky smell and taste.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 23.8g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 6.9g | Protein: 9.2g | Calories: 149.9
Empty-the-Pantry Stew
Very Good 4.1/5
(67 ratings)

This stew can be made from your pantry and freezer from ingredients that are easy to keep on hand, making it perfect for busy days--or lazy snow days!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33.5g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 9.1g | Protein: 11.2g | Calories: 216.7
Creamy Watermelon Salad
Very Good 4.2/5
(32 ratings)

Watermelon is a favorite summer dessert, but it makes a lovely salad, too. Here, creamy citrus dressing pairs with the sweet melon and crunchy celery.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 9.3g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 51.8
Tofu and Squash Curry
Good 3.9/5
(33 ratings)

Looking for a simple curry that's flavorful but not too hot? This hearty stew fits the bill.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.1g | Fat: 15.5g | Fiber: 9.2g | Protein: 16.1g | Calories: 296
Roast Beef Toasts with Lemon and Lettuce
Very Good 4.3/5
(10 ratings)

As simple, sophisticated hors d'oeuvres.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.5g | Fat: 3.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 6.5g | Calories: 113.2
Pumpkin Soup with Toasted Pumpkin Seeds
Very Good 4.5/5
(26 ratings)

After one sip of this savory pumpkin soup, you will be surprised to find it packs a little heat.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 18.4g | Fat: 4.4g | Fiber: 5.5g | Protein: 3.8g | Calories: 124.7
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
Vegetable Beef Soup
Very Good 4.3/5
(114 ratings)

Use leftover roast beef to make this quick, hearty, healthy soup.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 4.7g | Fat: 3.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 15.9g | Calories: 119.6
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