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CINDYS FAVORITE HEALTHY RECIPIES

(27 Recipes) Created by CINDYCPCA

Recipes in this Collection

Fruit Pizza
Very Good 4.3/5
(364 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
Slow Cooker Vegetable Curry
Very Good 4.0/5
(244 ratings)

Slow cookers aren't just for meat! This is a tasty, affordable one-pot vegetarian meal that's filling and perfect for your slow cooker.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.5g | Fat: 3.8g | Fiber: 8.2g | Protein: 7g | Calories: 183.6
Tahini-Lemon Dressing
Very Good 4.2/5
(19 ratings)

Use this on falafel or a salad. Add fresh or dried herbs and it becomes goddess dressing. The toasted sesame oil imparts a stronger sesame flavor to the dressing.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 3.6g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 74.6
Grilled Garlic Citrus Flank Steak
Very Good 4.1/5
(49 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
Easy Ginger-Garlic Sauce
Very Good 4.3/5
(79 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
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
Guiltless Chicken Salad
Very Good 4.3/5
(43 ratings)

We ditched the mayo from this sandwich staple and boosted the nutrition with crunchy vegetables.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.8g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 29g | Calories: 179.4
World's Best Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Very Good 4.5/5
(248 ratings)

This slimmed down version of your favorite dip is easy to make--and it's light enough for you to load up on it!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 3.8g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 73.9
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
Whole Wheat Waffles
Very Good 4.3/5
(311 ratings)

A terrific way to start your day, much better than the frozen waffles you can find at the grocery store.

Submitted by JOGANRAY

Carbs: 38.8g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 5.4g | Protein: 11.1g | Calories: 216.3
Blueberry Flax Seed Muffins
Very Good 4.5/5
(230 ratings)

Low-fat buttermilk and applesauce help lower the fat, and the whole-wheat flour and flax seed add fiber. These healthful muffins freeze well!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33.9g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 3.7g | Calories: 137.7
Baked Chicken with Garlic and Sun Dried Tomatoes
Very Good 4.1/5
(285 ratings)

Garlic lovers, rejoice! This recipe contains a whopping two heads, but the flavor mellows and sweetens when baked.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.5g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 28.7g | Calories: 239.3
Baked Falafel
Very Good 4.1/5
(61 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
Hot & Sweet Rainbow Slaw
Very Good 4.2/5
(13 ratings)

Creamy cole slaw pairs well with fried chicken, but who needs all that mayo? This one uses Greek yogurt and a healthier mayo, plus a few other secret ingredients.


Submitted by SPARKSOLUTION

Carbs: 9g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 1.6g | Calories: 45.7
Spinach-Berry Salad
Very Good 4.6/5
(401 ratings)

Fresh and juicy during spring and summer months, strawberries are delicious when combined with tender spinach, creamy goat cheese and crunchy toasted almonds.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6.4g | Fat: 16.6g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 4g | Calories: 181.2
Mini Cheesecakes
Very Good 4.5/5
(791 ratings)

Who can resist thick, creamy decadent cheesecake? Try this low-fat version in the single serving size.

Carbs: 14.4g | Fat: 4.4g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 6g | Calories: 120.6
Whole Wheat Pasta with Sesame Peanut Sauce
Good 3.6/5
(166 ratings)

This Asian-inspired pasta dish is so good and so quick to make and can be served hot or cold. Add some tofu for another healthy option.

Submitted by BCJL13

Carbs: 39.5g | Fat: 5.9g | Fiber: 7g | Protein: 9.4g | Calories: 239.9
Slow Cooker Bourbon Street Chicken
Very Good 4.3/5
(40 ratings)

This is New Orleans-style chicken made with shredded dark meat in a lightly sweet sauce. Delicious served over brown rice. Kids love it, too.

Submitted by SUNSHYNE71

Carbs: 15.5g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 19.5g | Calories: 168.4
No Salt Fajita Rub
Very Good 4.5/5
(22 ratings)

If you love fajitas, but are watching your sodium intake, try this salt-free rub! It lends a complex flavor to meat without the high sodium counts traditionally found in Mexican dishes.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 3.1g | Fat: 1.1g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 0.8g | Calories: 19.8
Orange Cranberry Muffins
Very Good 4.0/5
(48 ratings)

Hearty! Healthy! Low Fat! High Fibre! What more could you ask from a muffin?

Submitted by MYSHARONNA1

Carbs: 39.9g | Fat: 1.3g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 7g | Calories: 189.7
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