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Karen's Main Dishes

(116 Recipes) Created by KBUCKMASH

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Very Good 4.5/5
(38 ratings)

Not only easy, but low in calories, too!

Submitted by CAGRANNY

Carbs: 2g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 26.6g | Calories: 148.6
Slow Cooker Marinara Chicken and Vegetables
Very Good 4.2/5
(366 ratings)

In the morning, throw all the ingredients for this simple recipe in the slow cooker. A hearty and healthy dinner will be waiting for you when you get home!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.9g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 26.8g | Calories: 176.8
Easy Beef Roast
Very Good 4.4/5
(146 ratings)

Lean and versatile, this recipe is the little black dress of your healthy recipe arsenal. Cook this roast on a Sunday and enjoy it throughout the week. We used no salt, just pepper for a truly flavorful roast.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.1g | Fat: 7.6g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 28.7g | Calories: 191.2
Good 3.8/5
(133 ratings)

Not just for the lunchroom anymore. These Sloppy Joes are given an extra boost with some surprise ingredients.

Carbs: 63.1g | Fat: 11.3g | Fiber: 9.3g | Protein: 22.9g | Calories: 428.9
Sweet and Spicy Potato Oven Fries
Very Good 4.4/5
(344 ratings)

A great tasting and healthy alternative to fries.

Submitted by LIZZS2NDCHANCE

Carbs: 18.1g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 1.1g | Calories: 80.7
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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Low Cholesterol Scalloped Potatoes
Very Good 4.3/5
(242 ratings)

A low-fat, heart healthy version of this traditional comfort food.

Carbs: 11.2g | Fat: 5.9g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 4.2g | Calories: 111.3
Slow Cooker Provencal Chicken and Beans
Very Good 4.0/5
(280 ratings)

This is a great recipe to use as a basis for plenty of meals!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 19.8g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 29.7g | Calories: 225.4
Vegetable Beef Soup
Very Good 4.3/5
(114 ratings)

Use leftover roast beef to make this quick, hearty, healthy soup.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 4.7g | Fat: 3.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 15.9g | Calories: 119.6
Wonderful Stuffed Potatoes
Very Good 4.3/5
(266 ratings)

Baked potatoes stuffed with seasoned cottage cheese are a lavish low-fat, low-cholesterol, low-sodium treat.

Carbs: 60.4g | Fat: 1.4g | Fiber: 8.9g | Protein: 13.7g | Calories: 305.5
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
Very Good 4.1/5
(76 ratings)

A dish the whole family will love (especially you, because it is so simple).

Submitted by EMCAZIER

Carbs: 19.4g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 16.8g | Calories: 177.7
Faux Fried Cheese Sticks
Very Good 4.2/5
(289 ratings)

We cut the grease and used reduced-fat string cheese to re-create a pub favorite.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 15.1g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 15.4g | Calories: 145.2
Fresh Fruit Salad with Honey-Yogurt Dressing
Very Good 4.3/5
(195 ratings)

We love all the sweet flavors and contrasting textures in this simple fruit salad. Sprinkle chopped, toasted nuts or granola on top for crunch.

Carbs: 31.5g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 136.7
Vegetarian Black Bean Cakes with Orange-Basil Salsa
Very Good 4.3/5
(166 ratings)

These bean cakes are yummy and great for you. Served with the salsa, it makes a very colorful and festive presentation. I serve these with a lite side salad. Plenty of protein and fiber. Even my meat loving hubby loves this meal.

Submitted by BCJL13

Carbs: 48.3g | Fat: 6.1g | Fiber: 13.6g | Protein: 14.2g | Calories: 294.2
Black Bean Chicken
Very Good 4.3/5
(635 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
Breakfast Casserole
Very Good 4.3/5
(258 ratings)

A sure family favorite! Make it the night before and pop into the oven when you wake up.

Carbs: 21.2g | Fat: 12.4g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 27.7g | Calories: 308.3
Good 3.6/5
(17 ratings)

High protein, low fat, very high taste!

Carbs: 26.5g | Fat: 3.5g | Fiber: 15.2g | Protein: 17.6g | Calories: 154.8
Chicken Croquettes
Good 3.7/5
(425 ratings)

A quick, easy and healthy meal in minutes!

Submitted by DEFREYTAG

Carbs: 3.3g | Fat: 8.8g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 24.4g | Calories: 195
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