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Dawna's Healthy Recipes

Dawna's Healthy Recipes

Clearly these are NOT recipes I have developed. Rather, these are recipes others of you have posted that I have chosen to group together as they look good to me!

(109 Recipes) Created by MISTEMAE

Recipes in this Collection

Carrot-Cranberry Salad
Good 3.9/5
(36 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
Chicken Oregano with Sweet Peppers
Very Good 4.2/5
(275 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Also reported to be good when Oregano is replaced with Basil and mushrooms are added. Lemon juice an also replace the fresh lemon and it can be served with penne pasta instead of brown rice. One person suggested cutting the chicken into bite-sized pieces prior to mixing with other ingredients.

Carbs: 14.6g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 40.9g | Calories: 279.8
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
Easy Vegetable Enchiladas
Very Good 4.3/5
(73 ratings)

Though we loaded up on the veggies, we didn't skip on the good stuff!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 59.8g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 14.6g | Protein: 17.6g | Calories: 356.6
Quinoa-Black Bean Casserole
Very Good 4.1/5
(454 ratings)

An experiment with leftovers yields a delightful, filling vegetarian meal.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 31.7g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 9.1g | Protein: 13.8g | Calories: 204.5
Coach Nicole's Mini Vegetable Frittatas
Very Good 4.4/5
(327 ratings)

Make this ahead of time and then refrigerate for a quick, protein-packed breakfast that's also portion-controlled. Top with salsa (optional) and serve with toast for a complete breakfast.

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 3.9g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 5.3g | Calories: 71.3
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
 Flaxseed, Wheat, and Bran Muffins
Very Good 4.4/5
(370 ratings)

High fiber, healthy breakfast muffin.

Submitted by KIMBERK24

Carbs: 20.8g | Fat: 3.4g | Fiber: 2.8g | Protein: 2.9g | Calories: 115.7
Garlic Dijon Vinaigrette Salad Dressing
Very Good 4.3/5
(23 ratings)

Vinaigrettes are perfect as salad dressing, a dipping sauce for steamed vegetables, and a marinade for lean cuts of meats.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.3g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 47.2
Traditional French Crepes
Very Good 4.6/5
(17 ratings)

Thinner than pancakes, these French crepes are easy to make and fun to eat. They're perfect for weekend brunch!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.1g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 53.4
Crab and Asparagus Crepes
Very Good 4.5/5
(17 ratings)

No, you did not just walk into a fancy restaurant. You can make this springtime dish in your own kitchen--in mere minutes!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 16.2g | Fat: 7.4g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 14g | Calories: 179.2
Cool-as-a-Cucumber Raita
Very Good 4.5/5
(27 ratings)

This creamy, tangy dip does double duty: with mint, it's a perfect pair with Greek fare; with coriander and cumin, it cools down spicy Indian curries.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 2.1g | Calories: 15.6
Samantha's Dill Dip
Good 3.9/5
(14 ratings)

This dip / spread is a great way to add flavor to any snack or meal item.

Submitted by SAMANTHA_SP

Carbs: 1.5g | Fat: 1.1g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 3.1g | Calories: 27.8
Light & Healthy Apple Hand Pies
Very Good 4.1/5
(22 ratings)

Ditch the toaster pastry. They're loaded with sugar and fat--and not much else. My hand tarts are full of fruit, and if you make them ahead of time your kids can grab them and go.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 34.8g | Fat: 4.8g | Fiber: 4.4g | Protein: 2.8g | Calories: 185.4
Healthy Chicken Vegetable Casserole
Very Good 4.1/5
(565 ratings)

Try this inexpensive and fresh version of a chicken casserole--no need for processed soups or sauces!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 36.1g | Fat: 8.9g | Fiber: 8.8g | Protein: 27.9g | Calories: 320.6
Samantha's Creamy Cauliflower Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(32 ratings)

Perfect for lunch or a light dinner. This cauliflower soup is easy to prepare and is very healthy for you.

Submitted by SAMANTHA_SP

Carbs: 17g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 3.9g | Protein: 9.3g | Calories: 128.7
Crispy Faux-Fried Mexican Chicken
Very Good 4.4/5
(83 ratings)

I love faux frying foods using panko. This crunchy, spicy chicken would be great on a taco salad.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 19.5g | Fat: 3.8g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 29.7g | Calories: 221.8
Chicken-Veggie Stir Fry
Very Good 4.3/5
(137 ratings)

This is a great meal for a busy night--for some added fun, bring out the chopsticks! Change up the veggies, and you'll have a new meal each time you make this dish.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.7g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 18.6g | Calories: 156.8
Better-than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice
Very Good 4.3/5
(119 ratings)

Save money and time with this Chinese food makeover.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.3g | Fat: 3.4g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 27g | Calories: 262.3
Vegetarian Vindaloo
Very Good 4.2/5
(54 ratings)

Vindaloo is one of my favorite dishes in the world! This spicy Indian curry can be made vegetarian or with meat and is packed with spices. For those new to Indian cooking, I simplified the spice list, choosing five you might already have on hand.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 61g | Fat: 4.8g | Fiber: 16.2g | Protein: 14.5g | Calories: 330.7
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