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(48 Recipes) Created by POLITICS1982

Recipes in this Collection

Mini Sweet Potato Tarts
Very Good 4.3/5
(62 ratings)

Try these light and low-fat personal pies for dessert during the fall. They're a great substitute for pumpkin pie or sweet potato casserole.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33g | Fat: 2g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 3.3g | Calories: 151
Pumpkin Pie with Crunchy Pumpkin Seed Crust
Very Good 4.1/5
(37 ratings)

This pie crust has a crunchy addition: pepitas, or shelled pumpkin seeds. They add a nice nutty flavor.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.6g | Fat: 7.2g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 4.8g | Calories: 168.1
Pumpkin Smoothie (Pumpkin Pie in a Glass)
Good 3.5/5
(40 ratings)

This pumpkin smoothie is a sweet and healthy treat perfect for cooler months.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 40.7g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 18g | Calories: 235.8
Cranberry-Orange Creme Brulee
Very Good 4.5/5
(27 ratings)

This creme brulee recipe is full of flavor not fat. The cranberry-orange combo is perfect balance of tart and sweet.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.9g | Fat: 6.2g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 5.1g | Calories: 133.6
Balsamic Strawberries with Ricotta Cream
Very Good 4.1/5
(151 ratings)

Strawberries are combined with tangy and sweet balsamic vinegar and creamy ricotta in this quick and simple dessert.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 23g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 7.6g | Calories: 157
Chocolate Cinnamon Bread Pudding
Very Good 4.2/5
(156 ratings)

When the craving for chocolate hits, try this Chocolate-Cinnamon Bread Pudding. The warm melted chocolate makes it a definite comfort food, while the whole wheat bread and evaporated skim milk adds to its nutritional punch.

Carbs: 92.7g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 15g | Calories: 426.3
Strawberry and Avocado Smoothie
Incredible! 5.0/5
(2 ratings)

Easy, Mild, Summer Treat

Submitted by BRIGHTOCEAN

Carbs: 14.5g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 4.8g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 138.6
Soft-Serve Banana 'Ice Cream'
Very Good 4.5/5
(649 ratings)

Frozen bananas rival soft serve when given a whirl in the food processor. No cholesterol and no added sugar, just creamy and sweet bananas!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 27g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 105.4
Frozen Pudding Pops
Very Good 4.4/5
(283 ratings)

Creamy pudding makes fantastic frozen treats.

Carbs: 6g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 2.4g | Calories: 35.3
Homemade Peanut Butter
Very Good 4.3/5
(120 ratings)

Making homemade peanut butter is easy, as long as you have a good blender or food processor.

Carbs: 7.9g | Fat: 19.9g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 8.6g | Calories: 229
This recipe has been marked private.
This recipe has been marked private.
Cherry Berry Oatmeal Cookies
Very Good 4.3/5
(55 ratings)

These cookies get a boost of nutrition from dried cherries, blueberries and cranberries.

Submitted by PHULLER

Carbs: 16.6g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 76.5
This recipe has been marked private.
Cocoa Meringue Shells
Very Good 4.1/5
(86 ratings)

These meringues are a fun treat when served with low-fat vanilla ice cream and fresh fruit.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 54.5
Peppermint-Dark Chocolate Slice and Bake Cookies
Very Good 4.0/5
(43 ratings)

Move over, gingerbread. There's a new favorite treat on the holiday cookie tray!

Submitted by PHULLER

Carbs: 5.9g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 0.6g | Calories: 55.3
Easy Homemade 'Nutella' (Chocolate Nut Butter)
Very Good 4.5/5
(68 ratings)

A friend issued a challenge to cure a Nutella addiction. This recipe was just the ticket! No hydrogenated oils, fewer calories, less fat--and more fiber and protein!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 8.5g | Fat: 7.5g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 101.3
Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins
Very Good 4.1/5
(386 ratings)

Not too sweet but not too healthy, these delightful muffins are equally delicious for breakfast or dessert.

Submitted by FIREFLY75

Carbs: 16.1g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 2.4g | Calories: 91.7
Beef and Broccoli
Very Good 4.3/5
(342 ratings)

This recipe is better (and better-for-you) than takeout!

Submitted by TAM101

Carbs: 66g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 34.9g | Calories: 453
Caramel Popcorn
Very Good 4.4/5
(129 ratings)

This lightened-up version of caramel popcorn is our favorite tailgate treat.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 27.7g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 0.7g | Calories: 116.7
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