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Fabulous Comfort Food

The smell and texture of food is such a joy. When trying to live a healthy lifestyle it's important to not lose the pleasure of good food. These recipes feature modifications that can help keep favorite foods in the mix.

(19 Recipes) Created by SJESSUP7361

Recipes in this Collection

Chocolate Cinnamon Bread Pudding
Very Good 4.2/5
(156 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: If you love bread pudding, this is wonderful! I liked the comments that mentioned adding fruit like bananas, cherries, or other berries or nuts. The calorie count includes the frozen yogurt.

Carbs: 92.7g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 15g | Calories: 426.3
Easy Beef Roast
Very Good 4.4/5
(146 ratings)

Lean and versatile, this recipe is the little black dress of your healthy recipe arsenal. Cook this roast on a Sunday and enjoy it throughout the week. We used no salt, just pepper for a truly flavorful roast.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.1g | Fat: 7.6g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 28.7g | Calories: 191.2
Skinny Chicken Parmesan Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(76 ratings)

While chicken Parmesan is traditionally fried and served with pasta, this lighter version is delightful atop a hearty tomato and basil salad.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 13g | Fat: 16.5g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 38.2g | Calories: 353.1
Soft-Serve Banana 'Ice Cream'
Very Good 4.5/5
(659 ratings)

Frozen bananas rival soft serve when given a whirl in the food processor. No cholesterol and no added sugar, just creamy and sweet bananas!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 27g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 105.4
Wonderful Stuffed Potatoes
Very Good 4.3/5
(266 ratings)

Baked potatoes stuffed with seasoned cottage cheese are a lavish low-fat, low-cholesterol, low-sodium treat.

Carbs: 60.4g | Fat: 1.4g | Fiber: 8.9g | Protein: 13.7g | Calories: 305.5
Parmesan Rice Pilaf
Very Good 4.0/5
(154 ratings)

Sauteing the rice and onion adds tons of flavor with very little fat.

Carbs: 11.6g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 2.4g | Calories: 83.9
Coach Nicole's Yummy Hummus
Very Good 4.3/5
(369 ratings)

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
Herb Roasted Turkey
Very Good 4.4/5
(93 ratings)

The only turkey recipe you'll ever need--no basting necessary.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8.4g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 28.8g | Calories: 154.6
Garden Vegetable Frittata
Very Good 4.3/5
(348 ratings)

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
5-Minute Berry Smoothie
Very Good 4.5/5
(349 ratings)

A quick and delicious smoothie to satisfy that sweet tooth in a healthy way!

Submitted by RAEBRALOP

Carbs: 25.7g | Fat: 1.3g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 5.3g | Calories: 130.3
This recipe has been marked private.
Chicken Escondido
Very Good 4.3/5
(360 ratings)

This is a quick and easy chicken dish that looks and tastes like you went to a lot of work.

Submitted by CARPROTH

Carbs: 32.7g | Fat: 10.7g | Fiber: 10.2g | Protein: 35.7g | Calories: 365.5
Baked Egg Cups
Very Good 4.5/5
(393 ratings)

These adorable single-serving ham cups turn any breakfast into a special occasion. Feel free to jazz these up with your preferred seasonings.

Submitted by NANALINDA5355

Carbs: 0.9g | Fat: 6.9g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 14.1g | Calories: 125.6
Coach Nicole's Favorite Summer Salad
Very Good 4.2/5
(6 ratings)

I never get tired of this salad--it is that good! Add your favorite dressing, such as balsamic vinaigrette and enjoy this large and filling salad as a summer meal.

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 46.8g | Fat: 20.1g | Fiber: 10.4g | Protein: 19.7g | Calories: 425.1
(no ratings)

From uihealthcare.com Heart Healthy Breakfast menu suggestions

Submitted by SJESSUP7361

Carbs: 191.2g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 20.6g | Protein: 38g | Calories: 903.7
Tangy Garlic-Citrus Parsley Sauce
Good 3.9/5
(19 ratings)

This sauce is great on grilled meats, and it makes enough for two meals. Try it on cooked pasta or roasted vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2.3g | Fat: 6.9g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 68.1
Very Good 4.0/5
(2 ratings)

Love it! Try serving with parsley garlic sauce and seasoned black beans for a complete meal.

Carbs: 4.2g | Fat: 13.3g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 23.9g | Calories: 235.5
(no ratings)

Cookbook creator says: This is so tasty after a work-out.

Submitted by SJESSUP7361

Carbs: 4.5g | Fat: 19.9g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 23.4g | Calories: 289.4
(no ratings)

Submitted by SJESSUP7361

Carbs: 51.4g | Fat: 2.4g | Fiber: 4.4g | Protein: 4.5g | Calories: 218.5
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