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Chef Meg's 500-Calorie Thanksgiving Feast

(423 Recipes) Created by L*I*T*A*

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Good 3.3/5
(69 ratings)

Although chocolate and zucchini may sound like an odd combination, these are scrumptious! A whole-grain and veggie treat!

Submitted by ALYSONL

Carbs: 19.5g | Fat: 4.9g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 1.6g | Calories: 122.1
Mexican Chicken Breast
Very Good 4.5/5
(315 ratings)

If you love Mexican and are looking for a new way to prepare chicken breast, here it is. It is so delicious and so easy to prepare. Enjoy!

Submitted by KWOODSON

Carbs: 5.7g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 26.8g | Calories: 179.4
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
Cabbage Vegetable Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(173 ratings)

This soup is filling and delicious--a perfect starter or light vegetarian meal.

Carbs: 36.6g | Fat: 1.8g | Fiber: 12g | Protein: 8.3g | Calories: 165.2
Low Carb Cheesecake
Very Good 4.3/5
(70 ratings)

Make in cake pan or ramekins

Submitted by CINDYSUE48

Carbs: 3.4g | Fat: 22.3g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 4.9g | Calories: 231.8
Fresh Fava Bean Salad
O.K. 2.7/5
(35 ratings)

Beans are an easy source of protein without all of the fat.

Carbs: 20.2g | Fat: 1.3g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 9.3g | Calories: 111.1
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
Asian Chicken Salad
Very Good 4.3/5
(267 ratings)

This healthy, hearty salad is packed full of fruit AND vegetables.

Carbs: 17.5g | Fat: 7.4g | Fiber: 4g | Protein: 10.7g | Calories: 169.5
Turkey Stuffed Cabbage
Very Good 4.3/5
(86 ratings)

This hearty entrée uses half ground turkey and half lean ground beef and no added salt for a lower fat and salt tasty treat.

Carbs: 13.5g | Fat: 6.2g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 13g | Calories: 155.5
Very Good 4.2/5
(67 ratings)

Easy slaw with no fatty mayonnaise.

Carbs: 14.3g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 56.6
Incredible! 5.0/5
(1 rating)

Yummy when tomatoes are fresh and ripe

Submitted by LLLENNOX

Carbs: 5.6g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 1g | Calories: 24.7
Parmesan Rice Pilaf
Very Good 4.0/5
(153 ratings)

Sauteing the rice and onion adds tons of flavor with very little fat.

Carbs: 11.6g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 2.4g | Calories: 83.9
Carrot, Parsnip & Leek Soup
Good 3.6/5
(41 ratings)

An easy veggie soup and a great snack!

Submitted by TAZARIA

Carbs: 29g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 4.4g | Protein: 7.9g | Calories: 173.1
Very Good 4.1/5
(79 ratings)

Serve with a side of brown rice and you've got a tasty meal.

Carbs: 21.3g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 3.5g | Protein: 2.2g | Calories: 118.8
Good 3.8/5
(176 ratings)

Fluffy dish will tickle your taste buds.

Carbs: 40.3g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 6.5g | Calories: 219.6
Good 3.7/5
(97 ratings)

This vegetarian main dish is cholesterol-free, virtually fat-free, and chock full of vegetables.

Carbs: 35.4g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 13.7g | Protein: 10.9g | Calories: 187.2
Very Good 4.1/5
(112 ratings)

Tired of the same old beef and chicken? Get outside and grill the "other white meat" for a barbecue.

Carbs: 1.4g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 28.2g | Calories: 170.7
Slow Cooker Chicken Stew
Good 3.8/5
(123 ratings)

Start before work, ready to eat later

Submitted by CHIHUAHUAMAMA

Carbs: 22.2g | Fat: 3.8g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 20.6g | Calories: 202.7
O.K. 2.7/5
(161 ratings)

This healthy low-sodium recipe is very easy to prepare.

Carbs: 22g | Fat: 0.5g | Fiber: 7g | Protein: 7.9g | Calories: 119.4
Very Lemony Chicken
Good 3.8/5
(256 ratings)

If you like lemons, you'll love this simple chicken dish!

Carbs: 12.3g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 55g | Calories: 318
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