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(35 Recipes) Created by 2BROKEN4U

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Easy Zucchini Parmesan
Very Good 4.4/5
(1017 ratings)

This quick and healthy Zucchini Parmesan recipe takes just minutes to prepare! And as a bonus, it's an easy way to get the kids to eat their vegetables.

Submitted by MATCM81

Carbs: 7.3g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 51.6
Slow Cooker Boston Baked Beans
Very Good 4.1/5
(255 ratings)

This is a great slow cooker side dish that's incredibly easy to make!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.7g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 6.1g | Protein: 6.8g | Calories: 170.5
Southwest Pasta Salad
Very Good 4.0/5
(172 ratings)

Quick and nutritious, this zesty take on pasta salad is a family favorite. Garnish with fresh herbs and black olives.

Submitted by RDEPASS

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 7g | Protein: 14.2g | Calories: 267.8
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
Fruit Kebabs with Coconut Yogurt
Very Good 4.4/5
(68 ratings)

Serve these fruit kebabs at your next party.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 9.3g | Fat: 0.5g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 42.1
Easy Ginger-Garlic Sauce
Very Good 4.3/5
(77 ratings)

I love this recipe! It can be used as a sauce for grilled meats, a dressing for salads or steamed vegetables, or as a marinade for tofu or other lean proteins. You will always find it in my refrigerator.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 0.4g | Calories: 54.9
Sweet and Spicy Potato Oven Fries
Very Good 4.4/5
(343 ratings)

A great tasting and healthy alternative to fries.

Submitted by LIZZS2NDCHANCE

Carbs: 18.1g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 1.1g | Calories: 80.7
Grilled Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with Tomatoes and Cheese
Very Good 4.4/5
(232 ratings)

These cheesy stuffed mushrooms are a light vegetarian meal or a hearty side dish.

Carbs: 10.1g | Fat: 3.9g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 93.7
Pumpkin Dip
Good 3.9/5
(80 ratings)

Try this dip on a toasted whole-wheat bagel at breakfast or with apple slices or whole-grain crackers for a snack. It's even good with carrots.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.6g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 30.7
Cheesy Vegetable-Stuffed Eggplant
Very Good 4.3/5
(119 ratings)

This easy, cheesy eggplant packs a mean veggie punch! A simple vegetarian meal that even meat-eaters will love.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.4g | Fat: 9.8g | Fiber: 8.3g | Protein: 9.6g | Calories: 208.8
Sweet and Spicy Nuts
Very Good 4.4/5
(24 ratings)

These are addictive. They're sweet, salty, spicy, and crunchy. Cut back on the sriracha/chili flakes to tame these fiery nuts. Use smoked (not hot or sweet) paprika.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 16.2g | Fat: 18g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 7.6g | Calories: 241.6
Bruschetta-Stuffed Mushrooms
Very Good 4.3/5
(132 ratings)

All the flavor of bruschetta, in a mushroom!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.4g | Fat: 12.3g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 10.2g | Calories: 191.9
Deviled Eggs
Very Good 4.3/5
(173 ratings)

Chef Meg lightened up a picnic and potluck favorite! Her secret ingredient (shh, don't tell!) is pickle juice.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.8g | Fat: 5.5g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 6.4g | Calories: 85.3
Very Good 4.5/5
(23 ratings)

Baked butternut squash with a sweet twist.

Submitted by PSPEARSJR

Carbs: 28.7g | Fat: 11.2g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 209.4
Very Good 4.0/5
(13 ratings)

Submitted by MAMAOF3KIDDIES

Carbs: 39.4g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 6.7g | Protein: 6.6g | Calories: 253.9
Very Good 4.5/5
(11 ratings)

Low Sodium, satisfying autumn or winter dish.
Good Carbs. Low sugar. Uses Splenda & small amount of maple syrup instead of brown sugar.
Serve with a main course oven meal.

Submitted by 60SIXTY

Carbs: 45.9g | Fat: 2.4g | Fiber: 6.9g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 191.6
Good 3.3/5
(3 ratings)

Submitted by BLUEBEAUTIES

Carbs: 40.9g | Fat: 7.7g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 230.9
Faux Fried Cheese Sticks
Very Good 4.2/5
(288 ratings)

We cut the grease and used reduced-fat string cheese to re-create a pub favorite.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 15.1g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 15.4g | Calories: 145.2
Garlic-Herb Potato Packs
Very Good 4.2/5
(37 ratings)

Whether you make these on the grill or in the oven, these quick-fix potato packs are mom's best friend. No mess, no clean-up, and only 5 minutes to prep!

Submitted by GRILLGUIDE

Carbs: 34.2g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 4.3g | Calories: 165.2
Supreme Squash Casserole
Good 3.9/5
(31 ratings)

Low calorie and low fat. This dish is very rich and satisfying. You can substite egg beaters for eggs to lessen cholesterol

Submitted by LADYG83

Carbs: 5.8g | Fat: 3.8g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 8.1g | Calories: 87.9
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