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Healthy Recipe Ideas My Family Might Eat

(61 Recipes) Created by TLKBAIRD

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Very Good 4.2/5
(160 ratings)

Chicken marinated in a ginger-soy-wine sauce tops this tasty vegetable dish.

Carbs: 11.9g | Fat: 7.4g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 5.1g | Calories: 132.1
Caribbean Chicken
Very Good 4.1/5
(345 ratings)

Ready in just 20 minutes.

Carbs: 34.9g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 6g | Calories: 186.6
Orange Chicken
Very Good 4.0/5
(136 ratings)

With this dish you get a serving of fruit in every portion. Dice the orange if you prefer smaller pieces and--if you're feeling creative--use a vegetable peeler to create curls of orange zest.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.5g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 26.2g | Calories: 222.5
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
Linguine with Spicy Shrimp
Very Good 4.4/5
(192 ratings)

We're serious about the spice in this recipe. Whole-grain pasta and tender shrimp pair perfectly with a luxuriously rich, piquant sauce.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 27.6g | Fat: 15.7g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 27.9g | Calories: 356.9
Balsamic Strawberries with Ricotta Cream
Very Good 4.1/5
(151 ratings)

Strawberries are combined with tangy and sweet balsamic vinegar and creamy ricotta in this quick and simple dessert.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 23g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 7.6g | Calories: 157
Strawberry Kiwi Smoothie
Very Good 4.3/5
(97 ratings)

Submitted by HEARTS4U2

Carbs: 34g | Fat: 0.5g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 133.5
Good 3.9/5
(25 ratings)

I serve with pinto beans, spanish rice, & tortillas.

Submitted by POLLYHIDALGO

Carbs: 15.2g | Fat: 18.4g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 25.8g | Calories: 327.5
Very Good 4.2/5
(173 ratings)

A old favorite just got even better!

Carbs: 47g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 4.7g | Protein: 5.3g | Calories: 220.7
Quinoa with Spinach and Feta Cheese
Very Good 4.4/5
(361 ratings)

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
BBQ Steak Wrap
Very Good 4.0/5
(187 ratings)

This no-hassle dish is a sure crowd pleaser! Packed with kid-friendly ingredients, it's a quick and nutritious meal that's adaptable, too.

Submitted by FORMERFATTY

Carbs: 45.1g | Fat: 11.4g | Fiber: 8.7g | Protein: 31.5g | Calories: 405.5
Easy Peanut and Sesame Noodles
Very Good 4.2/5
(320 ratings)

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
Salsa Turkey Burgers
Very Good 4.3/5
(411 ratings)

Quick, easy and tasty turkey burgers with a kick.

Submitted by JIMINNYC

Carbs: 7.6g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 29.4g | Calories: 161.8
15 Minute Chili
Very Good 4.1/5
(883 ratings)

In 15 minutes, this easy recipe will take the chill off a cold evening.

Carbs: 32.3g | Fat: 13.3g | Fiber: 10.1g | Protein: 31.3g | Calories: 370.8
Chocolate Cinnamon Bread Pudding
Very Good 4.2/5
(156 ratings)

When the craving for chocolate hits, try this Chocolate-Cinnamon Bread Pudding. The warm melted chocolate makes it a definite comfort food, while the whole wheat bread and evaporated skim milk adds to its nutritional punch.

Carbs: 92.7g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 15g | Calories: 426.3
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
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
Light & Easy Vegetable Fried Rice
Very Good 4.2/5
(433 ratings)

This super simple recipe is so much better for you than takeout, and is ready in minutes. Use brown rice to give you lasting energy!

Carbs: 23.4g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 4.6g | Calories: 136.9
Very Good 4.2/5
(71 ratings)

A tasty addition to your favorite spaghetti sauce or a great warm appetizer for a party.

Submitted by KEVINKELLY

Carbs: 20.4g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 19.9g | Calories: 232.6
Honey Mustard Roasted Chicken
Very Good 4.4/5
(478 ratings)

Rich, flavorful honey mustard chicken with carrots and potatoes.

Carbs: 39.4g | Fat: 8.9g | Fiber: 5.8g | Protein: 30.5g | Calories: 356.7
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