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Peggy's home cooking

(23 Recipes) Created by PEGGYMAS1

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Very Good 4.6/5
(91 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: we make it once a month great food

Submitted by KARLEE2255

Carbs: 22.9g | Fat: 6.3g | Fiber: 5.3g | Protein: 16.9g | Calories: 219.3
Tex Mex Calzones
Very Good 4.3/5
(282 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: this is great just the way it is

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.2g | Fat: 14.1g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 47.7g | Calories: 413.7
This recipe has been marked private.
Caribbean Chicken
Very Good 4.1/5
(345 ratings)

Ready in just 20 minutes.

Carbs: 34.9g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 6g | Calories: 186.6
(no ratings)

Modified from a recipe found online. Reduced the fat by 50% and the calories by 100 per serving. We loved it!

Submitted by ASRIFFE

Carbs: 14.5g | Fat: 6.2g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 30.6g | Calories: 256.5
Spicy Black Bean Burgers
Very Good 4.2/5
(177 ratings)

These burgers are spiced to perfection. To make them even spicier, you could melt jalapeno soy cheese on each patty and serve topped with salsa.

Carbs: 32.5g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 6.8g | Protein: 8.1g | Calories: 189.5
Good 3.8/5
(25 ratings)

whenever money was tight and it was close to payday, but she had no money, my mother would make this old standard. It would last for a few meals, it was warm and comforting, you could feel the love in every bite.

Submitted by THECAT39

Carbs: 28.7g | Fat: 9.9g | Fiber: 5.1g | Protein: 18.4g | Calories: 268.9
Very Good 4.5/5
(110 ratings)

This smoothie is loaded with antioxidants!

Carbs: 31.3g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 5g | Calories: 151.2
Very Good 4.3/5
(13 ratings)

My Mama loves her Southern food, here is one of her favorite New Orleans dishes, but with some healthy changes.

Submitted by MIGHTYFINEWINE

Carbs: 40.2g | Fat: 7.2g | Fiber: 11.9g | Protein: 16.7g | Calories: 285.4
Three-Cheese Macaroni from 'The SparkPeople Cookbook'
Very Good 4.1/5
(100 ratings)

Cheesy, rich, delicious--just what you expect in macaroni and cheese. What you won't expect? 2/3 the fat and half the calories of the original!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 39.5g | Fat: 7.9g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 12.6g | Calories: 259.6
White Chicken Chili
Very Good 4.5/5
(413 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
Yogurt Jello
Very Good 4.6/5
(69 ratings)

Sweet and nutritious Yojo to restore your mojo! Many thanks to my friend Julie for giving me this recipe.

Submitted by YERVANT

Carbs: 4.4g | Fat: 0.9g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 4.2g | Calories: 48.6
Cranberry-Almond Oatmeal Cookies
Good 3.7/5
(153 ratings)

Pumpkin is subbed for butter in this lowfat treat! Cranberries and almonds add flavor and nutrition!

Submitted by CMWELLS83

Carbs: 14.4g | Fat: 1.2g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 1.6g | Calories: 64.3
Slow Cooker Rotisserie Chicken
Very Good 4.2/5
(33 ratings)

Those rotisserie chickens from the supermarket are a busy cook's best friend. When you have time to plan ahead, make your own--in your slow cooker!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2.9g | Fat: 11.9g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 41.7g | Calories: 277.8
Cheese Tortellini with Broccoli and Sun-Dried Tomatoes
Very Good 4.6/5
(16 ratings)

Create a fancy pasta dish in as much time as it takes to boil water.

Submitted by SPARK_RECIPES

Carbs: 36.4g | Fat: 8.1g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 12.6g | Calories: 265.6
This recipe has been marked private.
Meg's Pan-Fried Chicken
Very Good 4.2/5
(40 ratings)

You will think you are dining in a screened in-porch with the colonel as your host when you bite into this pan-fried chicken.

Submitted by SPARKSOLUTION

Carbs: 4.7g | Fat: 5.5g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 27.5g | Calories: 183.1
Quick & Easy Chicken Tostadas
Very Good 4.4/5
(34 ratings)

These tostadas are healthy, easy to make and kid-friendly. Feel free to top them with extra veggies of your choice!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.2g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 4.8g | Protein: 24.7g | Calories: 263
Strawberry Crunch Sundae
Very Good 4.4/5
(24 ratings)

Call it a parfait, call it a sundae, call it anything you want. Just call on it at snack time.

Submitted by SPARKSOLUTION

Carbs: 14.6g | Fat: 1.8g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 101.6
Very Good 4.5/5
(6 ratings)

Delicious, nutritious, stick-to-your-ribs chili goodness.

Submitted by PAULAMORE

Carbs: 29.2g | Fat: 9.8g | Fiber: 9.5g | Protein: 42g | Calories: 373.1
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