Electric Suits and Cowboy Boots
(Recipe Collection)

24 Recipes Created by THEHEROCOMPLEX

I'm just trying to lose weight and get healthy -- hopefully these recipes will help me and others do so!

Recipes in this Collection

Sichuan (Kung Pow) Shrimp
Very Good 4.5/5
(22 ratings)
Sichuan (Kung Pow) Shrimp

Tastes just like the Chinese restraunts do it!!!
Also try this Szechuan recipe with Chicken, Beef or Tofu instead of Shrimp!Submitted by LILSTARLET

Carbs: 9.6g | Fat: 12.8g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 25.1g | Calories: 256.7
Potato flake fried chicken
Very Good 4.2/5
(224 ratings)
Potato flake fried chicken

Submitted by SPICEAHOLIC

Carbs: 12.2g | Fat: 7.6g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 35.2g | Calories: 265.2
Faux Fried Cheese Sticks
Very Good 4.2/5
(291 ratings)
Faux Fried Cheese Sticks

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
Single Serving Mixed Fruit/Yogurt Smoothie
Very Good 4.4/5
(74 ratings)
Single Serving Mixed Fruit/Yogurt Smoothie

Editor's note: Use your favorite milk or yogurt in this recipe. Use ice cubes instead of water for a frozen treat.

Most of the smoothie recipes I've seen are for 3-6 servings. This is a good smoothie for just 1 person. It can be made with a stick blender instead of getting the big one dirty for just one drink!Submitted by ROKERSHNER

Carbs: 20.6g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 5g | Calories: 119.3
Chicken Croquettes
Good 3.7/5
(432 ratings)
Chicken Croquettes

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
Banana Peanut Butter Oatmeal
Very Good 4.5/5
(139 ratings)
Banana Peanut Butter Oatmeal

Full of fruit, fiber, and protein, and it's YUMMY, too! Top with berries if desired.Submitted by KARENMON

Carbs: 33.7g | Fat: 5.8g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 7.3g | Calories: 203.5
Panko Crusted Chicken
(no ratings)
Panko Crusted Chicken

This is a family favorite. The panko is such a wonderful light breading that we enjoy more than regular breadcrumbs.Submitted by JULESCP

Carbs: 7.5g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 14.7g | Calories: 151.3
Baked French Fries
Very Good 4.2/5
(29 ratings)
Baked French Fries

Great alternative to fatty french friesSubmitted by KAYEMBEE67

Carbs: 38.8g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 4.7g | Calories: 171
Homemade French Fries--Tracy's
Very Good 4.2/5
(5 ratings)
Homemade French Fries--Tracy's

For people who love fries without the guilt!Submitted by SUEALLAN

Carbs: 36.7g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 3.3g | Calories: 188.1
Grilled Cheese Pizza Sandwich
Very Good 4.3/5
(385 ratings)
Grilled Cheese Pizza Sandwich

This tastes just like cheese pizza! Pair this with a salad and you have a great pizzeria style lunch without the calories attached--or the bill.Submitted by PUNKGIRL213

Carbs: 26.3g | Fat: 8.3g | Fiber: 4.4g | Protein: 15g | Calories: 242.3
chicken enchilada casarole
Very Good 4.1/5
(132 ratings)
chicken enchilada casarole

Yummy healthy enchiladasSubmitted by JOEMELEAGLES

Carbs: 24.4g | Fat: 4.7g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 10.7g | Calories: 179.2
Super Miso Soup
Very Good 4.1/5
(22 ratings)
Super Miso Soup

This simple, hearty miso soup is full of superfoods like quinoa, kale, and turmeric, a powerful anti-inflammatory spice. Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 32g | Fat: 8.6g | Fiber: 6.7g | Protein: 14.6g | Calories: 247.6
Chicken Stir Fry with Vegetables and Brown Rice
Very Good 4.3/5
(106 ratings)
Chicken Stir Fry with Vegetables and Brown Rice

I love to eat this when i'm craving Chinese food but dont want all the extra caloriesSubmitted by BEACHBODYREADY

Carbs: 70.1g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 11.1g | Protein: 21.7g | Calories: 387.7
Slow Cooker Kentucky Burgoo
Very Good 4.1/5
(57 ratings)
Slow Cooker Kentucky Burgoo

This spring time stew is a must have at any Derby party! Traditionally made with pork, beef, chicken, and rabbit, I've added more veggies and lightened the meat. The best part: This is a slow cooker recipe, so the burgoo will be ready when the horses are loading into the gate.
Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 22.5g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 21.6g | Calories: 192.9
5 Ingredient Soup
Very Good 4.6/5
(426 ratings)
5 Ingredient Soup

This is the perfect meal for those days when you desperately need to go to the market for fresh ingredients. Five cans, five minutes, and you're ready to eat! Submitted by KITKATK

Carbs: 24.9g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 7.6g | Protein: 7.3g | Calories: 128
Turkey, Broccoli & Tomato Soup
Good 3.9/5
(52 ratings)
Turkey, Broccoli & Tomato Soup

This quick and easy lunch only uses 5 simple ingredients!Submitted by MGRIFFITH32

Carbs: 7.3g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 7.4g | Calories: 73.9
 Tuna and White Bean Salad
Good 3.9/5
(257 ratings)
Tuna and White Bean Salad

A refreshing alternative to tuna salad. Pair with tomatoes and cucumber for a light lunch.Submitted by JLPNURSE

Carbs: 20.4g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 6.1g | Protein: 27.6g | Calories: 219.1
Whole-Wheat Buttermilk Biscuits
Very Good 4.3/5
(39 ratings)
Whole-Wheat Buttermilk Biscuits

This Southern staple gets a dose of fiber--with half of the fat of the original. Make a double batch over the weekend and freeze for the busy weekday mornings. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 13.5g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 104.4
Garden Vegetable Frittata
Very Good 4.3/5
(355 ratings)
Garden Vegetable Frittata

This healthy veggie frittata features all of our favorite spring goodies! Serve it with crusty bread and fresh fruit salad for a filling meal.Submitted by RICKIEBETH

Carbs: 7.4g | Fat: 8.8g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 10.6g | Calories: 146.2
Quinoa-Black Bean Casserole
Very Good 4.2/5
(487 ratings)
Quinoa-Black Bean Casserole

An experiment with leftovers yields a delightful, filling vegetarian meal.Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 31.7g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 9.1g | Protein: 13.8g | Calories: 204.5
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