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(22 Recipes) Created by RUTHCS

Recipes in this Collection

Baked Chicken with Garlic and Sun Dried Tomatoes
Very Good 4.1/5
(285 ratings)

Garlic lovers, rejoice! This recipe contains a whopping two heads, but the flavor mellows and sweetens when baked.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.5g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 28.7g | Calories: 239.3
Goin' Green Smoothie
Very Good 4.6/5
(85 ratings)

With the strong flavor of orange and strawberries, combined with creamy banana and a surprisingly smooth taste from spinach, you get at least 2.5 servings of fruit & veggies! Pretty awesome..

Submitted by KRAVMAGAGIRL

Carbs: 55.9g | Fat: 1.4g | Fiber: 6.4g | Protein: 5.2g | Calories: 233.9
Coach Nicole's Chewy Oat & Nut Granola Bars
Very Good 4.2/5
(237 ratings)

This homemade alternative to store-bought granola bars, is a good source of protein, fiber and healthy fats. Tasty and so simple to make! A quarter cup of raisins (not included here) also make a yummy addition!

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 39.6g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 220.4
(no ratings)

Submitted by TEEDAGG

Carbs: 0.4g | Fat: 9.9g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 33.1g | Calories: 233
This recipe has been marked private.
Applesauce Oatmeal Muffins
Very Good 4.3/5
(2555 ratings)

A yummy way to start the day with very little fat and lots of flavor!

Submitted by JOJOMKE

Carbs: 23.6g | Fat: 0.5g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 93.2
Very Good 4.3/5
(6 ratings)

Submitted by VIRTUOSO12

Carbs: 23.2g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 1.8g | Calories: 125
Honey Oatmeal Whole Wheat Bread
Very Good 4.2/5
(84 ratings)

This bread is tasty and low in fat, and it is simple enough for even novice bakers.

Submitted by PUNKIN7743

Carbs: 19.4g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 90.9
Spinach-Berry Salad
Very Good 4.6/5
(399 ratings)

Fresh and juicy during spring and summer months, strawberries are delicious when combined with tender spinach, creamy goat cheese and crunchy toasted almonds.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6.4g | Fat: 16.6g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 4g | Calories: 181.2
Very Good 4.1/5
(130 ratings)

Try this as a side dish tonight!

Carbs: 32.6g | Fat: 3.9g | Fiber: 7.4g | Protein: 8g | Calories: 189.8
Peanut and Sesame Noodles
Very Good 4.2/5
(319 ratings)

Served cold or hot, these tangy yet sweet noodles are rich and tasty.

Carbs: 22.9g | Fat: 11g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 7.7g | Calories: 208.6
Crustless Spinach, Onion and Feta Quiche
Very Good 4.5/5
(1020 ratings)

Technically this is a crustless quiche, but the addition of flour makes for a delicious crusty bottom and sides.

Submitted by JENNLOVE

Carbs: 13.7g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 10.3g | Calories: 134.1
Chilled Cucumber Avocado Soup
Very Good 4.0/5
(96 ratings)

This chilled creamy soup is great for hot days. It is filling and very low in calories. Perfect for a light lunch or as a dinner starter.

Carbs: 6.7g | Fat: 7g | Fiber: 3.5g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 92.5
Coach Nicole's Fresh & Skinny Guacamole
Very Good 4.5/5
(292 ratings)

Cucumbers give this guacamole a refreshing flavor while also cutting the calories in each serving.

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 4.7g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 1g | Calories: 76.4
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
Tomato Soup
Very Good 4.4/5
(150 ratings)

This tomato soup is so rich and thick you'll swear it's laden with cream and butter. The trick is really good tomatoes.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.3g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 98.9
Chicken Tikka Masala
Very Good 4.1/5
(147 ratings)

A traditional and very popular Indian chicken dish which is bursting full of flavour and colour

Submitted by PSDAHRI

Carbs: 12.3g | Fat: 16.5g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 43g | Calories: 370.2
Very Good 4.0/5
(12 ratings)

Slow cookers aren't just for meat! This is a tasty, affordable one-pot vegetarian meal that's filling and perfect for your slow cooker. You can also add shrimp during the last 20 minutes of cooking. If the dish is a little too spicy for the kids, add 1 Tablespoon of plain yogurt to their serving. Serve with a glass of milk and a cucumber salad.

Carbs: 30.4g | Fat: 6g | Fiber: 8.1g | Protein: 7.3g | Calories: 201
Chicken Satay with Vegetables
Very Good 4.2/5
(160 ratings)

Chef Meg lowered the fat and calories in this member-submitted recipe, which contains two servings of cooked vegetables per portion!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 13.3g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 22.5g | Calories: 237.7
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
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