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Healthy Food For Life!

Healthy Food For Life!

Recipes I really want to make for great tasting, good for you food!

(56 Recipes) Created by LORI_S

Recipes in this Collection

Very Good 4.0/5
(2 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Good!

Submitted by BEACHBUNNYMOM

Carbs: 21.1g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 2.2g | Calories: 117.8
Corn Chowder
Very Good 4.1/5
(273 ratings)

Using low-fat milk instead of cream lowers the saturated fat content in this hearty summer soup.

Carbs: 33.3g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 8.1g | Calories: 209.5
Keema (Ground Beef Casserole)
Very Good 4.0/5
(379 ratings)

This is a delicious and easy Pakistani recipe

Submitted by QUILTBUGJ

Carbs: 12g | Fat: 7g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 22.5g | Calories: 199.2
Easy & Wholesome Zucchini Muffins
Very Good 4.3/5
(176 ratings)

This is a great recipe for summer, when you have a surplus of zucchini in the garden. Double or triple the batch and freeze them for quick and healthy breakfasts.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 26g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 128
Easy Tuna Noodle Casserole
Very Good 4.1/5
(175 ratings)

This comfort food classic is great for a family dinner. Members turn to this meal again and again for good reason: It's easy, tasty, and ready in just 30 minutes!

Submitted by CHALIGAL155

Carbs: 47.4g | Fat: 9.9g | Fiber: 4.4g | Protein: 21.5g | Calories: 374.8
Slow Cooker BBQ Pulled Pork Roast
Very Good 4.6/5
(297 ratings)

A very easy way to make pulled pork in the slow cooker. This is a tangy BBQ sauce.

Submitted by SLCOLMAN

Carbs: 12.3g | Fat: 11.9g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 32.4g | Calories: 296.9
Easy Slow Cooker Beef and Mushrooms
Very Good 4.4/5
(338 ratings)

Easy crock pot meal. Tastes great over brown rice (not included in calorie count).

Submitted by -AMANDA79-

Carbs: 12.4g | Fat: 6g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 26.9g | Calories: 214
Easy Slow Cooker Lemony Garlic Chicken Breast
Very Good 4.1/5
(268 ratings)

Tasty and nutritious, this slow cooker recipe will be a family favorite.

Submitted by FLYAWAYFREE

Carbs: 0.9g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 27g | Calories: 167.8
Pico de Gallo - Authentic Mexican Salsa
Very Good 4.6/5
(442 ratings)

The versatility of this Mexican salsa is limitless! Put it on grilled chicken or steak, add it to eggs, or serve with tortilla chips.

Submitted by METALFINGER2U

Carbs: 5.9g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 22.5
Self-Crust Pumpkin Pie
Very Good 4.7/5
(155 ratings)

This delicious pie makes it's own "crust" while baking. My mother-in-law gave me the recipe.

1/8 of pie = 2 WW points
1/8 of pie = 1/2 vegetable serving

Submitted by JESSICAB1221

Carbs: 28.4g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 5.7g | Calories: 133.2
Good 3.6/5
(17 ratings)

Sounds unusual, but try it! It's excellent for using up your Halloween pumpkins.

Submitted by KARATEMAMABEAR

Carbs: 24.8g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 5.3g | Calories: 172.9
Slow Cooker Boston Baked Beans
Very Good 4.1/5
(255 ratings)

This is a great slow cooker side dish that's incredibly easy to make!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.7g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 6.1g | Protein: 6.8g | Calories: 170.5
Cocoa Crusted Pork Tenderloin
Very Good 4.0/5
(196 ratings)

This dish inspired by Costa Rican spices seems exotic, but it uses spices and ingredients you already have around the house: coffee, cocoa and cinnamon. You'll wonder why you've been relegating these flavorings to dessert!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 13.1g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 33.7g | Calories: 264
Herb Roasted Turkey
Very Good 4.4/5
(93 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Great turkey spices! I used this on a boneless turkey breast roast and we used a smoker grill.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8.4g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 28.8g | Calories: 154.6
Spinach-Berry Salad
Very Good 4.6/5
(402 ratings)

Fresh and juicy during spring and summer months, strawberries are delicious when combined with tender spinach, creamy goat cheese and crunchy toasted almonds.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6.4g | Fat: 16.6g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 4g | Calories: 181.2
Cinnamon Chocolate Shortbread
Good 3.9/5
(37 ratings)

This almond shortbread recipe replaces my mom's buttery shortbread. My new and improved version has less than half the calories and fat.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11.5g | Fat: 5g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 2.2g | Calories: 94.9
Roasted Root Vegetables
Very Good 4.4/5
(191 ratings)

This recipe sings of the fall and early winter harvest.



Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 15.8g | Fat: 1.9g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 1.4g | Calories: 82.1
Honey Brined Smoked Turkey (Alton Brown)
(no ratings)

AB's Good Eats 2004 Bird!

Submitted by LORI_S

Carbs: 29.1g | Fat: 14.4g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 83.8g | Calories: 596.4
Very Good 4.9/5
(10 ratings)

Submitted by VENOMFORCE

Carbs: 38.7g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 4g | Calories: 194.1
Slimmer Beef Stroganoff
Good 3.9/5
(324 ratings)

Ready in 25 minutes.

Carbs: 42.4g | Fat: 24.1g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 30.9g | Calories: 514.5
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