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thinner linda cookbook

(141 Recipes) Created by THINNERLINDA

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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
Meatloaf Muffins
Very Good 4.6/5
(216 ratings)

Add Lipton onion soup mix too! One packet works fine! Rotel works in place of the stewed tomatoes for a spicy kick! Soup Mix not included in nutrition value

Submitted by SGASKILL

Carbs: 12.6g | Fat: 9.9g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 9.1g | Calories: 176.7
Bruschetta-Stuffed Mushrooms
Very Good 4.3/5
(133 ratings)

All the flavor of bruschetta, in a mushroom!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.4g | Fat: 12.3g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 10.2g | Calories: 191.9
Incredible! 5.0/5
(3 ratings)

Chicken dish: serve over rice

Submitted by MJROW2004

Carbs: 11.7g | Fat: 17.7g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 27.1g | Calories: 350.7
Incredible! 5.0/5
(2 ratings)

Use Brisket or Rump Roast

Submitted by KHMTGE

Carbs: 8.4g | Fat: 11.4g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 43.8g | Calories: 320.4
Grilled Strawberry & Cream Pita
Very Good 4.1/5
(192 ratings)

This is a great dessert that's delicious when strawberries are in season.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21.3g | Fat: 4.9g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 5.5g | Calories: 144.9
Mediterranean Baked Fish
Very Good 4.1/5
(238 ratings)

This dish is baked and flavored with a Mediterranean-style tomato, onion, and garlic sauce to make it lower in fat and salt.

Carbs: 17.3g | Fat: 4.4g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 29.4g | Calories: 225.5
Fudgy Brownies
Very Good 4.2/5
(231 ratings)

Instant coffee in the batter intensifies the chocolate flavor. Beating the sugar and eggs together gives the baked brownies a crackly surface.

Carbs: 20.2g | Fat: 4.9g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 126.4
(no ratings)

Submitted by THINNERLINDA

Carbs: 31.1g | Fat: 5.1g | Fiber: 8.9g | Protein: 31.8g | Calories: 308.6
Soft-Serve Banana 'Ice Cream'
Very Good 4.5/5
(659 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
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
Corn Chowder
Very Good 4.1/5
(272 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
Banana Express
Very Good 4.6/5
(233 ratings)

Delicious and Easy

Submitted by KRISKOVA

Carbs: 31.6g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 2.1g | Calories: 144.9
Baked Macaroni and Cheese
Good 3.8/5
(219 ratings)

Rich macaroni and cheese explodes with flavor for 2/3 of the dish's usual fat content.

Submitted by BSING46

Carbs: 16.6g | Fat: 4.7g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 13.2g | Calories: 165.7
Low fat  Banana Bread
Very Good 4.3/5
(158 ratings)

A banana Bread that is low in fat, Low in calories but tastes great too!!

Submitted by COLLEEN76

Carbs: 21.3g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 109.6
White Beans, Spinach and Tomatoes over Linguine
Very Good 4.3/5
(480 ratings)

This filling vegetarian meal is nutritious and easy to make.

Submitted by TWINMOM143

Carbs: 52.7g | Fat: 5.1g | Fiber: 10.2g | Protein: 13.7g | Calories: 284.5
World's Best Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Very Good 4.5/5
(248 ratings)

This slimmed down version of your favorite dip is easy to make--and it's light enough for you to load up on it!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 3.8g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 73.9
Roasted Beet Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(172 ratings)

Think you dislike beets? Not after trying this recipe! Roasting brings out the beets' natural sweetness, and the feta offers a salty contrast.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14g | Fat: 14.4g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 5g | Calories: 201.3
20-Minute Chicken Parmesan
Very Good 4.4/5
(318 ratings)

A low-fat and easy to prepare version of this favorite chicken entree.

Carbs: 21.3g | Fat: 10.4g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 36.3g | Calories: 332.7
(no ratings)

Submitted by THINNERLINDA

Carbs: 26.3g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 20.1g | Calories: 198.7
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