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Jenny's Jiffys

(51 Recipes) Created by JENNYINAJIFFY

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Quinoa-Black Bean Casserole
Very Good 4.1/5
(453 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: This sounds like a great way to use quinoa!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 31.7g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 9.1g | Protein: 13.8g | Calories: 204.5
Very Good 4.0/5
(3 ratings)

Submitted by RYEAXL1

Carbs: 10.5g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 0.6g | Calories: 67
Easy & Wholesome Zucchini Muffins
Very Good 4.3/5
(175 ratings)

This is a great recipe for summer, when you have a surplus of zucchini in the garden. Double or triple the batch and freeze them for quick and healthy breakfasts.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 26g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 128
Balsamic Strawberries with Ricotta Cream
Very Good 4.1/5
(152 ratings)

Strawberries are combined with tangy and sweet balsamic vinegar and creamy ricotta in this quick and simple dessert.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 23g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 7.6g | Calories: 157
Homemade Ricotta Cheese
Very Good 4.6/5
(13 ratings)

Chef Meg's homemade and natural ricotta cheese is easy to make and a fun project for someone who likes to cook.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.5g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 39.1
Whole Wheat Couscous with Spinach and Squash
Good 3.9/5
(78 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
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
Mom's slow-cooker pork chops and sweet potatoes
Very Good 4.0/5
(47 ratings)

This recipe is delicious and easy!

Submitted by JENNIW70

Carbs: 49.7g | Fat: 7.9g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 24.9g | Calories: 368.6
Baked Egg Cups
Very Good 4.5/5
(394 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
Slow Cooker Pork Tenderloin
Very Good 4.2/5
(49 ratings)

This is the easiest way to cook a pork tenderloin.

Submitted by HOTMAMA02

Carbs: 2.4g | Fat: 12.5g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 45.1g | Calories: 337.7
FANNETASTIC FOOD'S Healthy Whole Wheat Pumpkin Raisin Muffins
Very Good 4.3/5
(42 ratings)

These have a great flavor, the perfect amount of sweetness, and a nice, soft texture (be sure to use whole wheat PASTRY flour, not regular whole wheat!). Nutritious, too!

Submitted by FANNETASTICFOOD

Carbs: 31.5g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 3.7g | Calories: 122.2
Carrot Pumpkin Bars
Very Good 4.5/5
(404 ratings)

The perfect fall dessert. I always have at least one person ask me for the recipe!

Submitted by ANDREWMOM

Carbs: 28.5g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 2.8g | Calories: 131.6
Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins
Very Good 4.1/5
(386 ratings)

Not too sweet but not too healthy, these delightful muffins are equally delicious for breakfast or dessert.

Submitted by FIREFLY75

Carbs: 16.1g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 2.4g | Calories: 91.7
Healthy Chicken Vegetable Casserole
Very Good 4.1/5
(563 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
Slow Cooker Vegetable Curry
Very Good 4.0/5
(245 ratings)

Slow cookers aren't just for meat! This is a tasty, affordable one-pot vegetarian meal that's filling and perfect for your slow cooker.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.5g | Fat: 3.8g | Fiber: 8.2g | Protein: 7g | Calories: 183.6
Low-Fat Maple Granola
Very Good 4.3/5
(168 ratings)

Start your day with this hearty, low-fat granola.

Carbs: 30.5g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 3.9g | Protein: 5g | Calories: 180.9
Coach Nicole's Fresh & Skinny Guacamole
Very Good 4.5/5
(292 ratings)

Cucumbers give this guacamole a refreshing flavor while also cutting the calories in each serving.

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 4.7g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 1g | Calories: 76.4
Vanilla Flavoring
Very Good 4.7/5
(71 ratings)

"Vanilla extract" usually isn't made with real vanilla. The good news is that it's really easy--and affordable--to make your own.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 0g | Calories: 10.7
Pico de Gallo - Authentic Mexican Salsa
Very Good 4.6/5
(442 ratings)

The versatility of this Mexican salsa is limitless! Put it on grilled chicken or steak, add it to eggs, or serve with tortilla chips.

Submitted by METALFINGER2U

Carbs: 5.9g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 22.5
 Flaxseed, Wheat, and Bran Muffins
Very Good 4.4/5
(369 ratings)

High fiber, healthy breakfast muffin.

Submitted by KIMBERK24

Carbs: 20.8g | Fat: 3.4g | Fiber: 2.8g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 115.7
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