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(67 Recipes) Created by BROOKEISSKINNY

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Carrot-Cranberry Salad
Good 3.8/5
(35 ratings)

Kid prepared and approved! I am always looking for a salad that my kids can make and then devour. This is a winner for kids and moms.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21.5g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 86.8
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
Honey-Whole Wheat Pretzels
Good 3.9/5
(14 ratings)

You and your family will love these super easy pretzels. The dough only needs 5 minutes to rest so from start to finish, this snack is ready in a flash.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.6g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 5.9g | Calories: 194.1
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
Chicken Tostadas with Corn and Peppers
Very Good 4.4/5
(33 ratings)

Tostadas top tacos in our book: This knife-and-fork meal lets you pile on more (healthy) toppings!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.2g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 4.8g | Protein: 24.7g | Calories: 263
Mini Stuffed Potatoes with Charred Corn and Red Pepper Hummus
Very Good 4.0/5
(8 ratings)

A healthy appetizer or side dish that's heavy on the veggies. Use store-bought or homemade hummus.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 32.8g | Fat: 0.9g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 4.5g | Calories: 151.8
Grilled Corn Soup
Very Good 4.3/5
(23 ratings)

Take a break from eating corn on the cob to make this simple soup. Pair with a grilled steak and green salad, and dinner's ready.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 25.4g | Fat: 3.6g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 4g | Calories: 133.7
15-Minute Fish with Parsley Pesto
Very Good 4.0/5
(36 ratings)

We tend to think of herbs as garnishes, but parsley takes a starring role in this fresh pesto.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 5g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 23.8g | Calories: 157
Silky Smooth White Icing
Very Good 4.2/5
(35 ratings)

Those who know me well will say that I am not a snob--except for when it comes to icing. I want the real stuff! To me cakes are ruined with fake whippy icings made with shortening.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.1g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 0g | Calories: 80.6
Chicken Breasts with Red Wine Sauce
Very Good 4.4/5
(134 ratings)

This is a lighter take on the classic Italian preparation of Chicken Cacciatore (or Chicken Hunter Style). Our made-over version uses white meat rather than dark and less oil to cut almost 60 calories per serving and reduce the fat and sodium of the traditional recipe.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8.6g | Fat: 11.2g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 30.8g | Calories: 282.7
Empty-the-Pantry Stew
Very Good 4.1/5
(67 ratings)

This stew can be made from your pantry and freezer from ingredients that are easy to keep on hand, making it perfect for busy days--or lazy snow days!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33.5g | Fat: 4.2g | Fiber: 9.1g | Protein: 11.2g | Calories: 216.7
20 Minute Ginger-Garlic Chicken
Good 3.8/5
(44 ratings)

This dish is perfect for busy nights.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33.8g | Fat: 8.3g | Fiber: 5.3g | Protein: 31.6g | Calories: 334.8
Herb Roasted Garlic
Very Good 4.5/5
(37 ratings)

Garlic is good for more than keeping away vampires. It's also quite good for you and full of flavor. Roasting garlic mellows its flavor and gives it a creamy texture.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2.8g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 26.1
Easy Ginger-Garlic Sauce
Very Good 4.3/5
(77 ratings)

I love this recipe! It can be used as a sauce for grilled meats, a dressing for salads or steamed vegetables, or as a marinade for tofu or other lean proteins. You will always find it in my refrigerator.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 0.4g | Calories: 54.9
Low-Sodium Breakfast Sausage
Very Good 4.2/5
(60 ratings)

Love your breakfast sausage but can't handle all the sodium? Try this lower sodium version: 25% less fat, and 1/10th of the sodium.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.6g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 10.1g | Calories: 147.7
Curried Chicken Sandwiches
Very Good 4.2/5
(68 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: 230.7
BLT Potato Snacks
Good 3.9/5
(52 ratings)

A lighter take on a pub favorite! For extra veggies, top with chopped tomatoes.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21.1g | Fat: 2g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 128.4
Easy Cucumber Cups
Good 3.6/5
(36 ratings)

Perfect for your next party--or turn any snack into a festive event!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2.6g | Fat: 1.3g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 26.6
Slow Cooker Beef Roast with Vegetables
Very Good 4.4/5
(64 ratings)

Try using an English Cut Beef Roast. It is economical and flavorful. This cut of meat comes from the shoulder or neck area of the animal.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21.1g | Fat: 9.3g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 43.9g | Calories: 349.8
Spicy Stone Fruit Salsa
Very Good 4.5/5
(15 ratings)

In summertime, I like to use this stone fruit salsa over fish or chicken, or as a topping for Greek yogurt.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 18g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 70.4
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