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(21 Recipes) Created by MAMACHILLS

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Roasted Squash Soup
Very Good 4.0/5
(61 ratings)

Try a two for one: The next time you are turning on the oven to 375 degrees, roast the squash, cool it slightly, peel and package to freeze. You'll have butternut squash on hand whenever you need it, and you can have dinner on the table in no time!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 25.6g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 6.2g | Protein: 3.7g | Calories: 128.6
Savory Greek Beans (Fasolia Gigantes)
Very Good 4.3/5
(10 ratings)

OK, so Great Northern Beans are not "gigantes," but they yield a creamy, delicious dish. Use Greek gigantes beans if you have them for a more authentic dish.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 24.1g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 7.2g | Protein: 7.5g | Calories: 167.4
Cream of Tomato Soup
Very Good 4.4/5
(15 ratings)

At just over 100 calories per serving, this creamy, delicious soup will become your new favorite comfort food.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 16.8g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 4.2g | Calories: 108.6
Loaded Potato Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(57 ratings)

Low in fat, but big on taste, everyone wins with this comforting soup recipe!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.7g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 4.7g | Protein: 4.4g | Calories: 157.3
Turkey Reuben
Very Good 4.4/5
(14 ratings)

This is Chef Meg's take on a turkey reuben!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 38.7g | Fat: 8.3g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 28.5g | Calories: 339.5
Tangy, Creamy Balsamic Vinaigrette
Good 3.7/5
(34 ratings)

This is my go-to dressing. I use it on everything from steamed veggies to salads and sandwiches.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 4.2g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 1.5g | Calories: 55.5
Curry Chicken Salad Sandwiches
Very Good 4.2/5
(69 ratings)

This light recipe is great for lunch, supper, or both. It serves eight, so cook once and eat twice!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.6g | Fat: 8.8g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 15.5g | Calories: 230.6
Inside Out Burgers
Very Good 4.8/5
(13 ratings)

Lean beef can dry out easily, and it lacks the flavor of fatter cuts. So how do you create a burger you'll crave? You fill it with the good stuff.

Submitted by SPARKSOLUTION

Carbs: 25.7g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 6.1g | Protein: 29.9g | Calories: 261.8
Broccoli & Cheese Rice
Good 3.9/5
(12 ratings)

Low-fat comfort food in no time flat--with a full serving of veggies. Is there anything better?

Submitted by SPARK_RECIPES

Carbs: 27.6g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 3.9g | Protein: 10.4g | Calories: 168.6
Chipotle Mustard Sauce
Good 3.3/5
(8 ratings)

Use this spicy, creamy sauce on pretzels, on sandwiches or even on a baked sweet potato.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.5g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 14.7
Quinoa-Sweet Potato Casserole
Good 3.7/5
(46 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
Coach Nicole's Tasty Peanut Sauce
Very Good 4.6/5
(85 ratings)

Peanut sauce is one of my favorite things to eat, usually with tofu, green vegetables (like broccoli, spinach and edamame) and brown rice.

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 2.5g | Fat: 5g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 64.4
Israeli Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(139 ratings)

When the ingredients are fresh, salads can be simple yet impressive. This traditional, classic Israeli salad is perfect as a side, salad, or as filling for your pita.

Submitted by LOULOUB

Carbs: 4.4g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 0.8g | Calories: 65.2
Chimichurri
Very Good 4.4/5
(20 ratings)

This sauce hails from Argentina, a country that's known for tasty grilled meats. Pair this with grilled beef, pork, chicken and even fish. It's also a great dipping sauce for grilled vegetables and whole-wheat bread.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.5g | Fat: 2.6g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 0.4g | Calories: 30.5
Gazpacho (Chilled Vegetable Soup)
Very Good 4.0/5
(66 ratings)

Gazpacho is one of my favorite summer meals, and it's no coincidence that it's also one of the easiest to make. It's simply a chilled, usually blended vegetable soup of Spanish origin.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 18.4g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 88.6
Roasted Corn and Pepper Soup
Very Good 4.1/5
(87 ratings)

This is a great recipe when the garden is overflowing.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 17.3g | Fat: 0.8g | Fiber: 3.3g | Protein: 2.7g | Calories: 77.3
Panzanella (Bread and Tomato Salad)
Very Good 4.3/5
(41 ratings)

Panzanella is an Italian salad that can be found on trendy bistro menus in the hot summer months. This salad was invented when times were tough, as a way to use up stale bread.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 26.5g | Fat: 10.2g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 6.6g | Calories: 224.3
Tangy Garlic-Citrus Parsley Sauce
Good 3.9/5
(19 ratings)

This sauce is great on grilled meats, and it makes enough for two meals. Try it on cooked pasta or roasted vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2.3g | Fat: 6.9g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 68.1
Crockpot Bacon Cheese Potatoes
Very Good 4.5/5
(10 ratings)

A family favorite side dish for any meal. You can't go wrong with potatoes, cheese and bacon!

Submitted by CASSIDYCREWMOMZ

Carbs: 24.5g | Fat: 9.3g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 11.7g | Calories: 233.6
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