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Virginia's Cookbook

(118 Recipes) Created by DR1939

Recipes in this Collection

Salmon Cakes
Very Good 4.5/5
(2 ratings)

While a salmon burger at a restaurant can cost more than $10 each, you can make four for less than that amount!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 23.2g | Fat: 12.2g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 26.1g | Calories: 299.5
Crustless Spinach, Onion and Feta Quiche
Very Good 4.5/5
(1024 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
Easy French Onion Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(162 ratings)

A great meal on a cold day!

Submitted by SAUGADREZ

Carbs: 14.7g | Fat: 6.1g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 14.6g | Calories: 165.9
Chicken & Asparagus Pasta
Very Good 4.1/5
(454 ratings)

A quick and easy pasta dish perfect for any night of the week.

Submitted by LILYANN2

Carbs: 25.4g | Fat: 7g | Fiber: 4.7g | Protein: 14.3g | Calories: 207.6
Coconut Meringue Cookies
Very Good 4.5/5
(258 ratings)

These are light, fluffy, and only about 50 calories each!

Submitted by SKYSHOOTER44

Carbs: 8.4g | Fat: 1.8g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 50.6
Apple and Pork Stir-fry with Ginger
Very Good 4.2/5
(160 ratings)

This super simple supper is packed full of fruits and veggies.

Carbs: 41.2g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 5.6g | Protein: 19.5g | Calories: 312.8
Mediterranean Baked Fish
Very Good 4.1/5
(238 ratings)

This dish is baked and flavored with a Mediterranean-style tomato, onion, and garlic sauce to make it lower in fat and salt.

Carbs: 17.3g | Fat: 4.4g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 29.4g | Calories: 225.5
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
Slow Cooker Marinara Chicken and Vegetables
Very Good 4.2/5
(366 ratings)

In the morning, throw all the ingredients for this simple recipe in the slow cooker. A hearty and healthy dinner will be waiting for you when you get home!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.9g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 26.8g | Calories: 176.8
Kitchen Basics: Chicken Noodle Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(141 ratings)

The perfect soup to warm your belly on a cold night or soothe you when you're sick.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 13g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 17.4g | Calories: 152.8
Broccoli Woccoli
Very Good 4.0/5
(173 ratings)

Use with a bag of pre-shredded broccoli & cauliflower; makes this recipe super quick.

Submitted by PBERGER3

Carbs: 6.2g | Fat: 2.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 60
Orange Juice Fizz
Very Good 4.1/5
(258 ratings)

This is the perfect nutritious pick-me-up. Leftover shake can be frozen in pop molds or 5 oz paper cups with popsicle sticks.

Carbs: 13.2g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 0.6g | Calories: 51.6
Rainbow Fruit Salad
Very Good 4.5/5
(107 ratings)

Good as a side dish or dessert, this salad made from fresh fruit is naturally low in fat, saturated fat, and sodium. Plus, it's cholesterol free.

Carbs: 25g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 98.1
Corn Chowder
Very Good 4.1/5
(272 ratings)

Using low-fat milk instead of cream lowers the saturated fat content in this hearty summer soup.

Carbs: 33.3g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 8.1g | Calories: 209.5
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
Bavarian Beef
Very Good 4.2/5
(263 ratings)

This classic German stew is made with lean trimmed beef stew meat and cabbage.

Carbs: 12.1g | Fat: 10.1g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 29.1g | Calories: 256.1
Very Good 4.2/5
(96 ratings)

Quick, easy, and delicious meal (my version of Red Lobster tilapia in a Bag!)

Submitted by LEANINGONHIM

Carbs: 23.8g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 8.9g | Protein: 23.9g | Calories: 172.1
Italian Chicken with Olives
Very Good 4.2/5
(64 ratings)

A great classic Italian dish that your family is sure to enjoy.

Submitted by ERINAG1978

Carbs: 10.7g | Fat: 12g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 24.6g | Calories: 253.2
Frozen Chocolate Cheesecake Bites
Very Good 4.2/5
(14 ratings)

These creamy, bite-size desserts are made using ice cube trays!

Submitted by GWYNNEVERE.

Carbs: 6.7g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 37.5
Cocoa Crusted Pork Tenderloin
Very Good 4.0/5
(196 ratings)

This dish inspired by Costa Rican spices seems exotic, but it uses spices and ingredients you already have around the house: coffee, cocoa and cinnamon. You'll wonder why you've been relegating these flavorings to dessert!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 13.1g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 33.7g | Calories: 264
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