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Amy's Healthy Choices Cookbook

(14 Recipes) Created by CELTIC_MOON

Recipes in this Collection

Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken
Very Good 4.5/5
(429 ratings)

This is THE most popular recipe on SparkRecipes. We've added more vegetables and reduced the sodium drastically to make it even better.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.3g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 27.2g | Calories: 177.5
Nutty Baked Apples with Raisins
Very Good 4.5/5
(47 ratings)

What a sweet warm treat for a cold afternoon! This dish is like having a piece of apple pie but without the large amount of fat and carbs from the dough. The oats inside will trick your mind into thinking that you did just eat pie!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 22.1g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 3.3g | Protein: 0.6g | Calories: 119.8
Honey Balsamic Chicken
Very Good 4.4/5
(526 ratings)

Sweet and tangy, this chicken takes less than five minutes to prep!

Submitted by LAUR986

Carbs: 10.1g | Fat: 2.6g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 26.3g | Calories: 173.3
Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese
Very Good 4.1/5
(177 ratings)

Butternut squash helps slim down this macaroni and cheese. You can't taste it, and it boosts the nutritional value of the dish!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 35.8g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 13.2g | Calories: 230
Quinoa with Spinach and Feta Cheese
Very Good 4.4/5
(361 ratings)

Quinoa is similar to brown rice, with a higher protein content. This is a delicious side dish or light meal.

Submitted by SLIMKATIE

Carbs: 32.1g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 7.6g | Calories: 232.8
Guiltless Chicken Salad
Very Good 4.3/5
(43 ratings)

We ditched the mayo from this sandwich staple and boosted the nutrition with crunchy vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.8g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 29g | Calories: 179.4
Quinoa-Sweet Potato Casserole
Good 3.8/5
(47 ratings)

This recipe came about because I had just made vegetable enchiladas and had leftovers, plus quinoa from earlier in the week. Thankfully, this experiment yielded a hearty, delicious meal.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 51g | Fat: 8.1g | Fiber: 12.5g | Protein: 15.5g | Calories: 328.7
Incredible! 5.0/5
(5 ratings)

Yummy egg salad with very few calories and lots of protein!

Submitted by AVITELLI

Carbs: 0.8g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 5.1g | Calories: 68.7
Blueberry Flax Seed Muffins
Very Good 4.5/5
(231 ratings)

Low-fat buttermilk and applesauce help lower the fat, and the whole-wheat flour and flax seed add fiber. These healthful muffins freeze well!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33.9g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 3.7g | Calories: 137.7
Slow Cooker Pork Chops with Fruity Stuffing
Very Good 4.1/5
(52 ratings)

These stuffed pork chops are comfort food at its finest. Better yet, you only need to do about 15 minutes of work!

Submitted by LYNDSAY81283

Carbs: 38.7g | Fat: 10.8g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 14g | Calories: 254.7
Caponata Casserole with Chicken and Quinoa
Very Good 4.4/5
(20 ratings)

A perfect oven to table dish that can be easily adapted to suit your pantry and palate.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 9g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 28.8g | Calories: 372.4
Crustless Spinach, Onion and Feta Quiche
Very Good 4.5/5
(1025 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
Baked Egg Cups
Very Good 4.5/5
(395 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
Single-Serving California-Style Chicken Cordon Bleu
Very Good 4.3/5
(61 ratings)

This recipe takes a traditional French dish and gives it a California twist. A good portion of the fat comes from the avocado, which has mostly heart-healthy monounsaturated fats.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 16.3g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 32.8g | Calories: 287.2
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