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(53 Recipes) Created by MZ_DRAMA

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Slow Cooker Creamy Italian Chicken
Very Good 4.5/5
(1141 ratings)

Six ingredients, 5 minutes of hands-on cooking, and dinner is served!

Submitted by ORANGECOWCAT

Carbs: 24.1g | Fat: 12.5g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 41g | Calories: 385.4
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Very Good 4.3/5
(12 ratings)

Super easy

Submitted by MICHELLYNNE

Carbs: 10.5g | Fat: 6g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 37g | Calories: 248.4
Cola Chicken
Good 3.9/5
(683 ratings)

Chicken that's easy to make and low calorie.

Submitted by KAMEL622

Carbs: 21.4g | Fat: 0.9g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 16.5g | Calories: 159.2
Good 3.9/5
(58 ratings)

Hummus is a simple dip that goes well with raw veggies, chips or warm pita bread. You and your guests will love it!

Submitted by JULZ654

Carbs: 4.1g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 1.1g | Calories: 23.4
Broccoli Quiche
Very Good 4.1/5
(90 ratings)

A great dish for Sunday brunch.

Submitted by STACISHU

Carbs: 9.3g | Fat: 7.3g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 17g | Calories: 166
PrairieHarpy's Slow Cooking Chicken Curry
Very Good 4.6/5
(30 ratings)

Can't get easier nor tastier than this!

Submitted by PRAIRIEHARPY

Carbs: 9.2g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 14.7g | Calories: 151.4
Very Good 4.8/5
(9 ratings)

Submitted by DDDOLL59

Carbs: 31.6g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 46.2g | Calories: 365.3
Creamy Burrito Bake
Very Good 4.5/5
(45 ratings)

This is a very easy dish. The fat and calories can be lowered even further with low fat sour cream, cheese and soup. Ground turkey would work well.

Submitted by JOEKNEE

Carbs: 18.9g | Fat: 27.6g | Fiber: 9g | Protein: 23g | Calories: 383
Very Good 4.3/5
(105 ratings)

A tasty variation on a favorite.

Carbs: 60.5g | Fat: 20.2g | Fiber: 15.1g | Protein: 34.9g | Calories: 545.7
Very Good 4.3/5
(17 ratings)

Flavorful Steak - no dipping sauce needed

Submitted by SHELIAB

Carbs: 2.4g | Fat: 8.6g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 23.4g | Calories: 197.6
Crustless Spinach Quiche *Breakfast to Go*
Very Good 4.6/5
(36 ratings)

This recipe is awesome for breakfast on the run. One batch can be divided and last you the whole week!

Submitted by ASHLEYINFL

Carbs: 2.8g | Fat: 10.4g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 11g | Calories: 147.2
Very Good 4.0/5
(1 rating)

I found this recipe on OH, without nutritional information. Tweeked it a bit, and here it is with the nutritional information. Very WLS friendly.

Submitted by KATHYP63

Carbs: 2.7g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 10.4g | Calories: 66.7
Very Good 4.6/5
(20 ratings)

1 breakfast cup is 1 serving by calorie count, so have 2 or 3! Still low calorie breakfast.

Carbs: 2.8g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 6.7g | Calories: 84.4
Easy Steamed Fish Packets
Very Good 4.5/5
(118 ratings)

Cooking fish or chicken in parchment-paper packets keeps the dish moist and tender, with no added fat. Plus, it's done in minutes!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 16.6g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 4.8g | Protein: 23.4g | Calories: 158.4
Homemade Vegetable Stock (Salt-Free)
Very Good 4.4/5
(35 ratings)

Making homemade stock is so easy! It's a third the price of buying it in stores.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 4g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 0.7g | Calories: 17.8
Slow Cooker Pork with Greens and Beans
Very Good 4.4/5
(183 ratings)

My kids never complain about eating both beans and greens in one meal when they're served alongside rich, slow-cooked pork.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11.7g | Fat: 15.6g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 25.9g | Calories: 285.9
Topless Chicken Pot Pie
Very Good 4.2/5
(92 ratings)

This kid-friendly comfort food is perfect for a weeknight meal. Even better: You can use frozen veggies and leftover chicken.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 25.2g | Fat: 16.7g | Fiber: 2.8g | Protein: 19.1g | Calories: 325.8
Chicken Stock
Very Good 4.5/5
(55 ratings)

After you've roasted a chicken or turkey don't throw away the bones. They can be used to make homemade, low-sodium stocks, which can add flavor to your healthy, home-cooked meals.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2.9g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 0.2g | Calories: 28.3
Broiled Asparagus
Very Good 4.5/5
(142 ratings)

This is the best asparagus you will ever have!

Submitted by AUNTKEEKEE

Carbs: 5.6g | Fat: 3.8g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 57.1
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