Sparky Ideas
(Recipe Collection)

20 Recipes Created by SUEINTHEPARK

Recipes in this Collection

Champagne-Sauteed Sea Scallops
Very Good 4.1/5
(59 ratings)
Champagne-Sauteed Sea Scallops

Cookbook creator says: olive oil instead of margarine, white wine instead of champagne?Submitted by DARIAC

Carbs: 24.6g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 8g | Calories: 169.3
Tex Mex Calzones
Very Good 4.3/5
(288 ratings)
Tex Mex Calzones

An Italian favorite gets a below the border twist. Chef Meg made just a few tweaks before giving this one her seal of approval! She adds the spices early in cooking to help boost flavor and added a full pound of turkey for a more filling meal. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.2g | Fat: 14.1g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 47.7g | Calories: 413.7
Black Bean Hummus
Very Good 4.2/5
(330 ratings)
Black Bean Hummus

Smoky from the cumin with a hidden serving of vegetables, this dip is equally delicious in a burrito as it is spread on tortilla chips.Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 5.3g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 1.7g | Calories: 32.9
Quinoa with Spinach and Feta Cheese
Very Good 4.4/5
(363 ratings)
Quinoa with Spinach and Feta Cheese

Quinoa is similar to brown rice, with a higher protein content. This is a delicious side dish or light meal.Submitted by SLIMKATIE

Carbs: 32.1g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 7.6g | Calories: 232.8
White Beans, Spinach and Tomatoes over Linguine
Very Good 4.3/5
(490 ratings)
White Beans, Spinach and Tomatoes over Linguine

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
Coach Nicole's Yummy Hummus
Very Good 4.3/5
(369 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Yummy Hummus

Use as a dip for veggies or a spread on pita and sandwiches. Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 21.2g | Fat: 12.8g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 5.8g | Calories: 215.9
Taco Soup
Very Good 4.3/5
(252 ratings)
Taco Soup

Top this soup with toasted tortilla strips and serve with lime wedges and avocado slices.Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.3g | Fat: 13.7g | Fiber: 6.5g | Protein: 20.6g | Calories: 290.7
Easy Peanut and Sesame Noodles
Very Good 4.2/5
(323 ratings)
Easy Peanut and Sesame Noodles

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

Carbs: 23g | Fat: 11g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 7.7g | Calories: 208.2
Alyson's Vegetarian Chili
Very Good 4.3/5
(343 ratings)
Alyson's Vegetarian Chili

This vegetarian chili can be made on the stove top or in a slow cooker. Submitted by AEGARRISON

Carbs: 58.4g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 15.5g | Protein: 14.7g | Calories: 279.8
Chilled Cucumber-Avocado- Yogurt Soup
Very Good 4.5/5
(4 ratings)
Chilled Cucumber-Avocado- Yogurt Soup

This is a variation of one from the Moosewood cookbook that I've made every summer for years. Even kids like this!Submitted by SMITHMTDEB

Carbs: 14.9g | Fat: 6.9g | Fiber: 3.9g | Protein: 7.2g | Calories: 144.5
Jícama Salad With Chile And Lime
Good 3.8/5
(13 ratings)
Jícama Salad With Chile And Lime

Jicamas are available year round and can be found in Hispanic markets and most supermarket produce aisles.

Carbs: 14.6g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 5g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 62.5
Oven-Roasted Tomatoes
Very Good 4.5/5
(69 ratings)
Oven-Roasted Tomatoes

Load up on Roma tomatoes when they're in season, then dry them in the oven to intensify their flavor and savor them all year round. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2g | Fat: 2.4g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 0.4g | Calories: 28.9
Black Bean Soup
Very Good 4.6/5
(139 ratings)
Black Bean Soup

Three ingredients, 10 minutes and dinner is ready! Submitted by GOT2RUN

Carbs: 25g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 7g | Protein: 9.1g | Calories: 122.7
Slow Cooker Lentil & Quinoa Stew
Good 3.0/5
(3 ratings)
Slow Cooker Lentil & Quinoa Stew

Submitted by CCULLIGAN

Carbs: 33.3g | Fat: 1.3g | Fiber: 7.6g | Protein: 8.2g | Calories: 174.6
Carrot Pumpkin Bars
Very Good 4.5/5
(405 ratings)
Carrot Pumpkin Bars

The perfect fall dessert. I always have at least one person ask me for the recipe!Submitted by ANDREWMOM

Carbs: 28.5g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 2.8g | Calories: 131.6
Coach Nicole's Tasty Peanut Sauce
Very Good 4.6/5
(92 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Tasty Peanut Sauce

Peanut sauce is one of my favorite things to eat, usually with tofu, green vegetables (like broccoli, spinach and edamame) and brown rice. Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 2.5g | Fat: 5g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 64.4
Apple-Escarole Salad with Gorgonzola and Walnuts
Very Good 4.2/5
(14 ratings)
Apple-Escarole Salad with Gorgonzola and Walnuts

This salad is full of distinct, strong flavors. It's a great way to get new greens onto your plate. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.2g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 4.1g | Calories: 156.4
Crustless Spinach, Onion and Feta Quiche
Very Good 4.5/5
(1044 ratings)
Crustless Spinach, Onion and Feta Quiche

Cookbook creator says: Used 5 eggs (no egg beaters) and added garlic. Didn't have any baking soda, used whole wheat flour. Seemed to have too much milk with these mods; had to drain some "juice" from the otherwise cooked quiche after 25 min. then cooked for another 5 min. Worked out well!Submitted by JENNLOVE

Carbs: 13.7g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 10.3g | Calories: 134.1
Peanut Butter Oatmeal cookies
Very Good 4.3/5
(19 ratings)
Peanut Butter Oatmeal cookies

Submitted by KRIS10VB

Carbs: 4.5g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 61
Susi's Apple-Rhubarb Crumble
Very Good 4.5/5
(2 ratings)
Susi's Apple-Rhubarb Crumble

Submitted by BUTTSS66

Carbs: 25.4g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 1.8g | Calories: 126.5
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