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(32 Recipes) Created by FIRECOM

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Quinoa-Sweet Potato Casserole
Good 3.7/5
(43 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
Vegetarian Vindaloo
Very Good 4.2/5
(53 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
Better-than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice
Very Good 4.2/5
(117 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
Baked Falafel
Very Good 4.1/5
(58 ratings)

Use all chickpeas if you don't have fava beans. If you use canned beans, the sodium levels will be higher so omit the salt.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 15.2g | Fat: 4.7g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 4.3g | Calories: 99.7
Chicken & Asparagus Pasta
Very Good 4.1/5
(450 ratings)

A quick and easy pasta dish perfect for any night of the week.

Submitted by LILYANN2

Carbs: 25.4g | Fat: 7g | Fiber: 4.7g | Protein: 14.3g | Calories: 207.6
Collard-Wrapped Burritos
Very Good 4.3/5
(18 ratings)

A fresh take on a Mexican favorite. From Party Like a Culinista: Fresh Recipes, Bold Flavors, and Good Friends

Submitted by GUEST_CHEF

Carbs: 20.2g | Fat: 14.3g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 17.7g | Calories: 267.1
Eggplant Napoleon
Good 3.7/5
(22 ratings)

This recipe was inspired by moussaka, eggplant Parmesan and lasagna. The result is a light and tasty meatless meal that makes any night a special occasion.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 27.4g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 6.6g | Protein: 11.2g | Calories: 232.4
(no ratings)

Easy combination of extra lean ground turkey and extra lean beef with onons, green bell peppers and crushed saltines and eggs for binder.

Submitted by FIRECOM

Carbs: 8.1g | Fat: 14.4g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 24.1g | Calories: 259.7
Skillet Lasagna
Very Good 4.3/5
(2145 ratings)

A much quicker version of the Italian classic; less time, but no less taste.

Submitted by VEGGIEKITTY

Carbs: 34.5g | Fat: 10.7g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 28g | Calories: 342.3
Fruit Pizza
Very Good 4.3/5
(363 ratings)

This quick and easy fruit pizza makes a delicious, refreshing dessert and a colorful centerpiece. Try it at your next special occasion

Carbs: 35.5g | Fat: 12g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 256.7
Garlic-Herb Potato Packs
Very Good 4.2/5
(37 ratings)

Whether you make these on the grill or in the oven, these quick-fix potato packs are mom's best friend. No mess, no clean-up, and only 5 minutes to prep!

Submitted by GRILLGUIDE

Carbs: 34.2g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 4.3g | Calories: 165.2
Spanish Rice and Vegetables
Good 3.7/5
(13 ratings)

A budget version of the rustic Spanish favorite. An herbed-citrus olive pesto adds color and intensifies the flavor.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 38g | Fat: 5g | Fiber: 7.4g | Protein: 7.2g | Calories: 219.4
Mushroom-N-Onion Stuffed Burger
Very Good 4.1/5
(8 ratings)

Rather than topping your burgers, try stuffing them. Including veggies saves fat and calories, adds moisture and flavor, and offers a surprise twist.

Submitted by GRILLGUIDE

Carbs: 5.1g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 25.1g | Calories: 161.9
Mexican Rice, Seitan and Veggies over Salad Greens with Guacamole
Good 3.7/5
(69 ratings)

Seitan is sauted with cumin, tossed with roasted veggies and rice, then topped with a very rich guacamole for those days that you just have to have something a little extravagant

Submitted by MADDY_AVENA

Carbs: 56.1g | Fat: 10.5g | Fiber: 9.6g | Protein: 20.3g | Calories: 380.7
Easy Bean Tostadas
Very Good 4.3/5
(69 ratings)

These tostadas are cheap and easy to make--and they're full of fiber!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 34.8g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 8.6g | Protein: 13.9g | Calories: 214.7
Grilled Garlic Citrus Flank Steak
Very Good 4.1/5
(47 ratings)

There is room for red meat in a healthy lifestyle. The key is choosing lean cuts and healthful cooking methods.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 4.2g | Fat: 13.1g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 23.5g | Calories: 231.4
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Slimmer Sausage and Peppers
Very Good 4.3/5
(40 ratings)

This hearty yet better-for-you dinner is perfect for a camping trip, a cookout with friends, or just dinner on a Wednesday night.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 35.4g | Fat: 11.6g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 15.9g | Calories: 292.5
2-Bean Sweet Potato Chili
Very Good 4.4/5
(70 ratings)

This vegetarian chili uses some secret tricks to boost the flavor without adding calories!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 47.8g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 21.9g | Protein: 12.8g | Calories: 207.6
Better Breakfast Casserole
Very Good 4.2/5
(27 ratings)

This make-ahead breakfast is perfect for busy mornings or Sunday brunches. And it has half the calories and 1/3 the fat of the original.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8.4g | Fat: 11.2g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 17.4g | Calories: 206.3
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