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Baked Macaroni and Cheese
Good 3.8/5
(218 ratings)

Rich macaroni and cheese explodes with flavor for 2/3 of the dish's usual fat content.

Submitted by BSING46

Carbs: 16.6g | Fat: 4.7g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 13.2g | Calories: 165.7
Very Good 4.3/5
(203 ratings)

A recipe that is full of great taste and loaded with potassium.

Submitted by CHATTYCATHY2

Carbs: 55.3g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 13.3g | Protein: 32.1g | Calories: 370.2
Slow Cooker Vegetarian Chili
Very Good 4.5/5
(108 ratings)

The secret to this hearty vegetarian chili is butternut squash. It holds its shape and adds a layer of flavor and sweetness.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 51.4g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 18.6g | Protein: 12.9g | Calories: 263.4
Mama's Red Beans and Rice
Very Good 4.1/5
(14 ratings)

Mama knows best! This New Orleans-style one pot meal is hearty, tasty, and healthy!

Carbs: 27g | Fat: 6.3g | Fiber: 8.3g | Protein: 12g | Calories: 212.1
Lowfat Cheeseburger Pie
Very Good 4.3/5
(469 ratings)

This lighter version of an old classic is made with lower-calorie baking mix and ground turkey instead of beef.

Submitted by TXCYNDI

Carbs: 10.7g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 21.2g | Calories: 166.5
White Chicken Chili
Very Good 4.5/5
(411 ratings)

This chili is packed with flavor and fiber. Make a big batch for a crowd or freeze it in single-serving containers for up to four months.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 20.2g | Fat: 6.3g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 25g | Calories: 234.5
Southwestern Chicken Soup
Very Good 4.5/5
(193 ratings)

A quick and hearty soup with plenty of spice!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 25.8g | Fat: 10.6g | Fiber: 8g | Protein: 19.8g | Calories: 270.5
Salsa Chicken
Very Good 4.2/5
(50 ratings)

This is the easiest recipe I know, and it's quite tasty, too. Grill or saute chicken, cook rice and top with salsa!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 27.7g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 5g | Protein: 24.1g | Calories: 220.9
Scallops In White Wine Sauce With Whole Wheat Linguine
Very Good 4.5/5
(109 ratings)

This is a quick & easy recipe that tastes great!

Submitted by CARLASKIS

Carbs: 26.8g | Fat: 8.3g | Fiber: 3.9g | Protein: 11.5g | Calories: 251
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
(64 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
Southwestern Quesadillas
Very Good 4.6/5
(28 ratings)

This is a spin-off of the Chili's Southwestern Egg rolls. Instead of deep-frying the filling, you put it in a tortilla and make a quesadilla.

Submitted by LAKATGA

Carbs: 44.2g | Fat: 11.6g | Fiber: 8.2g | Protein: 25.3g | Calories: 380.3
Easy Whole Wheat Flatbread
Very Good 4.5/5
(71 ratings)

Chewy, homemade flatbread makes any meal seem special. Use in place of pitas, bread, or crackers!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 15.9g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 5.4g | Calories: 84.5
Noodles with Easy Peanut Sauce
Very Good 4.1/5
(69 ratings)

This quick and easy meal is a hit with kids. If they can't tolerate spicy foods, reduce or omit the sriracha.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 46.6g | Fat: 11.2g | Fiber: 9.6g | Protein: 33g | Calories: 415.9
Coach Nicole's Vegetarian Lentil Loaf
Good 3.8/5
(341 ratings)

A hearty, homecooked meal that everyone will love! Serve with steamed broccoli and sweet corn for a complete vegetarian meal.

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 44.9g | Fat: 4.4g | Fiber: 9.5g | Protein: 10.9g | Calories: 254.2
Slow Cooker Northern Bean and Spinach Soup
Very Good 4.5/5
(63 ratings)

This hearty soup is perfect for when there is a chill in the air, and you want dinner waiting for you as you walk in the door.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33.1g | Fat: 7.4g | Fiber: 16.1g | Protein: 18.4g | Calories: 216.5
Good 3.9/5
(106 ratings)

A quick stir fry that packs a spicy punch.

Submitted by CHRISSY_8106

Carbs: 20.9g | Fat: 9.1g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 13.4g | Calories: 211.7
Very Good 4.0/5
(3 ratings)

Apples lend sweetness to this filling, lowfat winter soup. Great first course.

Submitted by KARACITA

Carbs: 29.7g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 6g | Protein: 8.8g | Calories: 167.4
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