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betty's sparks

My goal: To look like I did when I turned 50! Here are some of my favorite recipes!

(253 Recipes) Created by BETTYGULLY1

Recipes in this Collection

Easy Poached Eggs and Pasta
Very Good 4.2/5
(190 ratings)

I can't get enough of this easy recipe; it's ready in 15 minutes!The still-runny egg yolk adds a creaminess to the sauce and perfectly mixes with the spinach.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 53.9g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 6.9g | Protein: 18.1g | Calories: 337.3
Very Good 4.0/5
(70 ratings)

This classic chilled tomato soup is chock full of garden-fresh vegetables, cholesterol free, and made with very little added oil.

Carbs: 13.7g | Fat: 4.8g | Fiber: 3.3g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 92.5
Very Good 4.2/5
(106 ratings)

This hearty soup, packed with vegetables, is a great addition to any meal.

Carbs: 18.5g | Fat: 3.6g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 22.1g | Calories: 192.3
Perfect Pasta Primavera
Very Good 4.3/5
(97 ratings)

This light pasta dish has 2 1/2 servings of vegetables in each portion.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 55g | Fat: 12g | Fiber: 13.2g | Protein: 18.6g | Calories: 371.7
Very Good 4.0/5
(20 ratings)

A delicious, light soup full of protein and energy.

Submitted by MISSMAI_CHAN

Carbs: 47.3g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 9.5g | Protein: 9.7g | Calories: 264.8
Summer Cucumber Salsa
Very Good 4.3/5
(133 ratings)

A new twist on salsa, for using cucumbers from the garden!

Submitted by SLINKY78

Carbs: 9.8g | Fat: 0.5g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 44.4
Very Good 4.0/5
(21 ratings)

So yummy on a cold day.

Submitted by JENNDOVER

Carbs: 30.9g | Fat: 2.6g | Fiber: 6.4g | Protein: 5.4g | Calories: 160.7
Italian Vegetable Bake
Very Good 4.0/5
(294 ratings)

This colorful low-sodium cholesterol-free vegetable baked dish is prepared without any added fat.

Carbs: 8.6g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 1.8g | Calories: 37.2
Very Good 4.3/5
(45 ratings)

This sauce adds a nice kick to fish, chicken, pork, eggs...almost anything.

Submitted by MIJAHA1

Carbs: 2g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 3.9g | Calories: 46.9
Very Good 4.1/5
(155 ratings)

A nice fall treat; perfect with a warm cup of tea.

Carbs: 18.1g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 1.6g | Calories: 127.7
Light & Easy Vegetable Fried Rice
Very Good 4.2/5
(435 ratings)

This super simple recipe is so much better for you than takeout, and is ready in minutes. Use brown rice to give you lasting energy!

Carbs: 23.4g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 4.6g | Calories: 136.9
Japanese Rice Balls (Onigiri)
Good 3.6/5
(14 ratings)

Submitted by PRTYBRD

Carbs: 44.2g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 6.8g | Calories: 220
Good 3.8/5
(37 ratings)

To remove eggplant's bitter flavor, sprinkle slices with salt and let sit for 30 minutes before cooking.

Carbs: 17.5g | Fat: 2.4g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 3.1g | Calories: 96.2
Black Bean Chicken
Very Good 4.3/5
(641 ratings)

An easy slow cooker recipe that the family will enjoy!

Submitted by LOSER1231

Carbs: 40g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 13g | Protein: 30.5g | Calories: 307.3
Danish Aebleskiver (Pancake Balls)
Very Good 4.4/5
(60 ratings)

These delectable balls are a treat to eat and very filling.

Submitted by NEWDAYNEWWAY75

Carbs: 40.9g | Fat: 1.9g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 9.6g | Calories: 217.9
Easy Steamed Fish Packets
Very Good 4.5/5
(118 ratings)

Cooking fish or chicken in parchment-paper packets keeps the dish moist and tender, with no added fat. Plus, it's done in minutes!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 16.6g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 4.8g | Protein: 23.4g | Calories: 158.4
 Mini Eggplant Pizzas
Very Good 4.3/5
(318 ratings)

Ditch the crust and boost your veggie intake with these eggplant "pizzas."

Submitted by GONZOSTAR

Carbs: 8.9g | Fat: 7.5g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 4.9g | Calories: 119.1
Pumpkin Flan
Very Good 4.2/5
(42 ratings)

Buck tradition this Thanksgiving and forgo standard pumpkin pie. Instead, whip up a smooth, spicy and low-calorie flan.

Submitted by DISTENDASI

Carbs: 38g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 6.1g | Protein: 5.7g | Calories: 175.6
Red Hot Fusilli
Very Good 4.2/5
(177 ratings)

This lively low-saturated fat pasta dish contains lots of tomatoes and herbs and very little oil.

Carbs: 30.2g | Fat: 6.3g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 33.3g | Calories: 311.7
Very Good 4.0/5
(36 ratings)

A filling soup that will warm you up from the inside out.

Submitted by LLEWIS1

Carbs: 10.7g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 18.9g | Calories: 179.2
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