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(18 Recipes) Created by JANALLAN

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Penne Pasta Salad (multigrain)
Very Good 4.4/5
(34 ratings)

Penne Pasta Salad

Submitted by HEIDI14DAN

Carbs: 28.3g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 5.4g | Protein: 9.1g | Calories: 162.9
Spinach Dip
Very Good 4.4/5
(10 ratings)

The classic dip is great in a sourdough round, or with multigrain baguette or crackers.

Submitted by BABZYBC

Carbs: 16g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 2.7g | Calories: 133.6
Light & Easy Vegetable Fried Rice
Very Good 4.2/5
(435 ratings)

This super simple recipe is so much better for you than takeout, and is ready in minutes. Use brown rice to give you lasting energy!

Carbs: 23.4g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 4.6g | Calories: 136.9
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
Alyson's Vegetarian Chili
Very Good 4.3/5
(343 ratings)

This vegetarian chili can be made on the stove top or in a slow cooker.

Submitted by AEGARRISON

Carbs: 58.4g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 15.5g | Protein: 14.7g | Calories: 279.8
Coach Nicole's Mini Vegetable Frittatas
Very Good 4.4/5
(327 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: I added dill,onions flat
use feta next time

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 3.9g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 5.3g | Calories: 71.3
Baked Macaroni and Cheese
Good 3.7/5
(221 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
Brown Rice Meatloaf
Very Good 4.3/5
(60 ratings)

This is a large serving and is super filling because of the rice. It makes a great sandwich the next day.

Submitted by ERICACLAY10

Carbs: 10.8g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 19.4g | Calories: 157.9
Very Good 4.3/5
(36 ratings)

A simple twist transforms this traditional recipe into a vegetarian entree.

Carbs: 15.2g | Fat: 11.7g | Fiber: 4.4g | Protein: 19.6g | Calories: 240.9
Slow Cooker Marinara Chicken and Vegetables
Very Good 4.2/5
(368 ratings)

In the morning, throw all the ingredients for this simple recipe in the slow cooker. A hearty and healthy dinner will be waiting for you when you get home!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.9g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 26.8g | Calories: 176.8
20 Minute Chicken Creole
Very Good 4.0/5
(1001 ratings)

This quick Southern dish contains no added fat and very little added salt in its spicy tomato sauce.

Carbs: 20.7g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 33.3g | Calories: 255.4
Incredible! 5.0/5
(3 ratings)

This was from a Reader's Digest magazine a few years ago. Easy, tasty, and moist. You could probably use different herbs, if you wish.

Submitted by HIKER7

Carbs: 2.2g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 28.9g | Calories: 178.9
Good 3.9/5
(12 ratings)

My Gramma Willie taught me how to make this sauce years ago. It's the only way I make Alfredo now (though I use unsweetened soy milk instead of skim milk). Serve with grilled chicken, broccoli and pasta.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 4.4g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 7g | Calories: 103.5
Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese
Very Good 4.1/5
(180 ratings)

Butternut squash helps slim down this macaroni and cheese. You can't taste it, and it boosts the nutritional value of the dish!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 35.8g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 13.2g | Calories: 230
Sun Dried Tomato & Garlic Hummus
Very Good 4.0/5
(3 ratings)

Not for the Faint-Hearted!!! This hummus packs a big garlic punch!!! If you are anything like me with an "overactive" palate this is for you.

~~A Burger with a Twist! Try cutting your burger patty in half and add 1 Tablespoon of Sun Dried Tomato and Garlic Hummus to each half. Forget the bun and wrap with Butter Lettuce!~~

Submitted by DEEDSNC

Carbs: 2.4g | Fat: 6.8g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 0.6g | Calories: 39.2
Black Bean Chicken
Very Good 4.3/5
(641 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: suggestions for cumin,lime,corn and chicken cut up sound good.

Submitted by LOSER1231

Carbs: 40g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 13g | Protein: 30.5g | Calories: 307.3
Incredible! 5.0/5
(9 ratings)

THIS IS A LIGHT DELICIOUS SALAD

Submitted by BIGGTRAY

Carbs: 8g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 9.7g | Calories: 97.6
Quinoa and Black Bean Salad
Very Good 4.5/5
(161 ratings)

This substantial salad offers a healthy balance of vegetables and protein. It provides a wide range of textures, colors, and seasonings.

Carbs: 55.1g | Fat: 13.2g | Fiber: 8g | Protein: 10.6g | Calories: 370.7
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