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(22 Recipes) Created by LAURALIGHT

Recipes in this Collection

Goat Cheese Alfredo Pasta
Good 3.2/5
(26 ratings)

Even a lunch portion of fettuccine Alfredo has 800 calories and 48 grams of fat. Mine has less than 1/2 the calories, 1/5 the fat, and plenty of veggies, too.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 53g | Fat: 9.8g | Fiber: 8.9g | Protein: 16.9g | Calories: 343.6
Slimmer Sausage and Peppers
Very Good 4.3/5
(40 ratings)

This hearty yet better-for-you dinner is perfect for a camping trip, a cookout with friends, or just dinner on a Wednesday night.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 35.4g | Fat: 11.6g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 15.9g | Calories: 292.5
Easy Whole Wheat Flatbread
Very Good 4.5/5
(71 ratings)

Chewy, homemade flatbread makes any meal seem special. Use in place of pitas, bread, or crackers!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 15.9g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 5.4g | Calories: 84.5
Guiltless Chicken Salad
Very Good 4.3/5
(42 ratings)

We ditched the mayo from this sandwich staple and boosted the nutrition with crunchy vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.8g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 29g | Calories: 179.4
Chicken Fajita Stuffed Peppers
Very Good 4.4/5
(37 ratings)

Who says you have to serve fajitas in a flour tortilla? Instead of serving peppers in the fajitas, I serve fajitas in a roasted pepper!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.5g | Fat: 9.9g | Fiber: 7.4g | Protein: 31.8g | Calories: 339.1
Spicy Sliders
Good 3.6/5
(27 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Use black beans instead of lentils?

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.3g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 9.3g | Calories: 107.3
Creamy Green Enchiladas
Very Good 4.2/5
(61 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: may need extra liquid - tomatoes?

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 31.5g | Fat: 11.4g | Fiber: 6.2g | Protein: 29.2g | Calories: 335.7
Low-Sodium Breakfast Sausage
Very Good 4.2/5
(60 ratings)

Love your breakfast sausage but can't handle all the sodium? Try this lower sodium version: 25% less fat, and 1/10th of the sodium.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.6g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 10.1g | Calories: 147.7
Curried Chicken Sandwiches
Very Good 4.2/5
(68 ratings)

This light recipe is great for lunch, supper, or both. It serves eight, so cook once and eat twice!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.6g | Fat: 8.8g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 15.5g | Calories: 230.7
Noodles with Easy Peanut Sauce
Very Good 4.1/5
(69 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: double sauce, sub tahini for peanut butter?

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 46.6g | Fat: 11.2g | Fiber: 9.6g | Protein: 33g | Calories: 415.9
Skinny Chicken Philly Cheese Sub
Very Good 4.1/5
(74 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: hollow out hoagie roll or use ww soft taco shells. add mushrooms, peppers and the like :)

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 41.2g | Fat: 10.2g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 34.4g | Calories: 409
Orange Chicken
Very Good 4.0/5
(133 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: add garlic and ginger

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.5g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 26.2g | Calories: 222.5
Healthy Chicken Vegetable Casserole
Very Good 4.1/5
(555 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: try grilling chicken with a rub instead of poaching?

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.1g | Fat: 8.9g | Fiber: 8.8g | Protein: 27.9g | Calories: 320.6
Chicken Satay with Vegetables
Very Good 4.2/5
(159 ratings)

Chef Meg lowered the fat and calories in this member-submitted recipe, which contains two servings of cooked vegetables per portion!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 13.3g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 22.5g | Calories: 237.7
Better-than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice
Very Good 4.2/5
(117 ratings)

Save money and time with this Chinese food makeover.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.3g | Fat: 3.4g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 27g | Calories: 262.3
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Topless Chicken Pot Pie
Very Good 4.2/5
(92 ratings)

This kid-friendly comfort food is perfect for a weeknight meal. Even better: You can use frozen veggies and leftover chicken.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 25.2g | Fat: 16.7g | Fiber: 2.8g | Protein: 19.1g | Calories: 325.8
Grilled BBQ Chicken Flatbreads
Very Good 4.6/5
(25 ratings)

Craving pizza, but want something a bit more portion-controlled? This flatbread is the ticket! Feel free to pile on extra veggies of your choice.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21.4g | Fat: 5.1g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 25.8g | Calories: 233.4
Cottage Pie
Very Good 4.0/5
(72 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: I used lowfat milk in the potatoes-about 1/4 cup instead of the egg. I also cooked the filling until the broth was almost absorbed so it wouldn't be runny. Used black pepper instead of chili powder. Sub lentils? Add mashed cauliflower to taters

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 35.7g | Fat: 4.8g | Fiber: 6.9g | Protein: 23.4g | Calories: 271.3
15-Minute Asian Beef Soup
Very Good 4.4/5
(68 ratings)

This soup is packed with flavor yet low in fat. You can customize it with any vegetables or protein you have on hand.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.1g | Fat: 5.8g | Fiber: 5.9g | Protein: 22.8g | Calories: 247.5
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