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Healthy Eating

These are foods I can eat and still lose weight and keep my cholesterol down.

(44 Recipes) Created by DJATSW47

Recipes in this Collection

Grilled Salmon with Herbs
Very Good 4.3/5
(262 ratings)

You've barbecued ribs and you've barbecued chicken. Now it's time to try some seafood!

Carbs: 0.4g | Fat: 9.5g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 29g | Calories: 210.2
Slimmed Down Shrimp and Cheesy Grits
Very Good 4.4/5
(42 ratings)

This is the best kind of healthy recipe makeover: the kind no one will notice. Believe us when we say this dish is one of the best meals we've ever eaten.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 26.7g | Fat: 7.8g | Fiber: 4g | Protein: 26g | Calories: 277.4
Vegetarian Chili
Very Good 4.1/5
(158 ratings)

Cut out the fat by leaving out the meat. This thick stew is perfect on top of a baked potato. For a thinner soup, add water.

Carbs: 23g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 7.6g | Protein: 7.2g | Calories: 141.3
Spring Rolls
Very Good 4.3/5
(78 ratings)

This recipe is really easy; it's really more of a process than a recipe. Rice paper wrappers, which are available in the ethnic sections of most larger supermarkets these days, are a great way to wrap your veggies and protein for a quick snack or light lunch.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 18.3g | Fat: 1.9g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 16.6g | Calories: 156.4
Honey Grilled Chicken Breasts
Very Good 4.4/5
(101 ratings)

Ginger and garlic are the stars of the sauce in this easy chicken dish! Just marinate overnight and throw it on the grill the next day.

Submitted by SARAK31

Carbs: 11.6g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 27.4g | Calories: 188.6
Very Good 4.4/5
(34 ratings)

A simple tasty italian appetizer

Submitted by LADYSITH13

Carbs: 15.6g | Fat: 1.1g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 2.7g | Calories: 84.1
Shrimp Creole
Very Good 4.4/5
(115 ratings)

One bite and you're transported to Louisiana!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 45.1g | Fat: 4.9g | Fiber: 6.3g | Protein: 22.8g | Calories: 302.1
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
Chicken & Asparagus Pasta
Very Good 4.1/5
(450 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
Tapenade and Spinach Pasta
Very Good 4.6/5
(11 ratings)

Tired of the same old red sauce from a jar? Try this instead.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.1g | Fat: 9.3g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 10.8g | Calories: 223.1
BBQ Chicken Burgers
Very Good 4.0/5
(42 ratings)

What a treat these burgers are! I love how the tangy flavor of the sauce and the peppery notes of the greens play off the savory burger.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 28.5g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 6.5g | Protein: 41g | Calories: 262.4
One Minute Microwave Muffin
Very Good 4.5/5
(118 ratings)

Tight on time? This quick breakfast literally takes one minute. Set your stopwatch..and GO!

Submitted by KITHKINCAID

Carbs: 25.5g | Fat: 9.5g | Fiber: 5g | Protein: 27.1g | Calories: 279
Slow Cooker Beef Roast with Vegetables
Very Good 4.4/5
(64 ratings)

Try using an English Cut Beef Roast. It is economical and flavorful. This cut of meat comes from the shoulder or neck area of the animal.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21.1g | Fat: 9.3g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 43.9g | Calories: 349.8
Whole Wheat Couscous with Spinach and Squash
Good 3.9/5
(76 ratings)

A double-hitter: Each portion has almost two servings of vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 47.5g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 10.4g | Protein: 8.6g | Calories: 228.3
Broccoli-Raisin Salad with Chickpeas
Very Good 4.1/5
(23 ratings)

Broccoli salad is a summertime party staple. This version is healthier--with plenty of flavor from almonds and raisins!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 41.2g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 11.8g | Protein: 12.3g | Calories: 246.1
Crustless Spinach, Onion and Feta Quiche
Very Good 4.5/5
(1010 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
Black Beans and Brown Rice
Very Good 4.3/5
(85 ratings)

A simple, hearty meat-free meal. Pair with a green salad, and dinner is ready.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 7.6g | Protein: 8.8g | Calories: 213.1
Crispy Baked Chicken Nuggets
Good 3.5/5
(35 ratings)

Instead of reaching for fried chicken or frozen chicken nuggets, turn to these spicy, crunchy ones instead.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11.3g | Fat: 7.7g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 21.2g | Calories: 197.5
Healthy Chicken Vegetable Casserole
Very Good 4.1/5
(555 ratings)

Try this inexpensive and fresh version of a chicken casserole--no need for processed soups or sauces!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.1g | Fat: 8.9g | Fiber: 8.8g | Protein: 27.9g | Calories: 320.6
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