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(23 Recipes) Created by BMARTIN7385

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Very Good 4.8/5
(4 ratings)

Leaner version of an old classic

Submitted by TINAISLEW

Carbs: 23.5g | Fat: 5.1g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 7.1g | Calories: 125.1
Crispy Garlic Kale with Chorizo and Beans
Very Good 4.4/5
(22 ratings)

Soy substitutes are so convincingly delicious that no one will know this isn't real chorizo. Bonus: This dish has zero cholesterol!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 31.9g | Fat: 8.3g | Fiber: 9.6g | Protein: 14.8g | Calories: 254
Whole-Wheat Pita Chips
Very Good 4.4/5
(12 ratings)

Who needs deep-fried chips, when pitas crisp up so perfectly with minimal added oil? Pair these with hummus or as a crunchy side to your Greek salad.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 17.6g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 3.1g | Calories: 100
Not-Fried Shrimp with Japanese Cocktail Sauce
Very Good 4.4/5
(34 ratings)

Biting into a perfectly crispy fried shrimp is so satisfying. The 10 grams of fat per serving? Not so satisfying. This dish has all the crunch, with much less fat.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.8g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 28g | Calories: 193.7
Italian Vegetable Bake
Very Good 4.0/5
(293 ratings)

This colorful low-sodium cholesterol-free vegetable baked dish is prepared without any added fat.

Carbs: 8.6g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 1.8g | Calories: 37.2
Spring Rolls
Very Good 4.3/5
(80 ratings)

This recipe is really easy; it's really more of a process than a recipe. Rice paper wrappers, which are available in the ethnic sections of most larger supermarkets these days, are a great way to wrap your veggies and protein for a quick snack or light lunch.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 18.3g | Fat: 1.9g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 16.6g | Calories: 156.4
Roasted Root Vegetables
Very Good 4.4/5
(190 ratings)

This recipe sings of the fall and early winter harvest.



Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 15.8g | Fat: 1.9g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 1.4g | Calories: 82.1
Quinoa-Black Bean Casserole
Very Good 4.2/5
(450 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
White Chicken Chili
Very Good 4.5/5
(413 ratings)

This chili is packed with flavor and fiber. Make a big batch for a crowd or freeze it in single-serving containers for up to four months.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 20.2g | Fat: 6.3g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 25g | Calories: 234.5
BBQ Shrimp with Creamy Cheese Polenta
Very Good 4.1/5
(15 ratings)

I don't know a kid who doesn't love the combo of cheese and barbecue sauce. This dish is a swap on mac-n-cheese and BBQ chicken that's quick and grown-up approved.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 41g | Fat: 4.8g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 23.3g | Calories: 296.1
Easy French Onion Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(162 ratings)

A great meal on a cold day!

Submitted by SAUGADREZ

Carbs: 14.7g | Fat: 6.1g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 14.6g | Calories: 165.9
 Tuna and White Bean Salad
Good 3.9/5
(254 ratings)

A refreshing alternative to tuna salad. Pair with tomatoes and cucumber for a light lunch.

Submitted by JLPNURSE

Carbs: 20.4g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 6.1g | Protein: 27.6g | Calories: 219.1
Peppermint-Dark Chocolate Slice and Bake Cookies
Very Good 4.0/5
(43 ratings)

Move over, gingerbread. There's a new favorite treat on the holiday cookie tray!

Submitted by PHULLER

Carbs: 5.9g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 0.6g | Calories: 55.3
Cucumber Salad in Vinegar with Onion
Very Good 4.2/5
(49 ratings)

I hope you enjoy my cucumber and onion salad in vinegar recipe!

Submitted by ANGELLYBELLY

Carbs: 16.9g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 67.5
Cheesy Vegetable-Stuffed Eggplant
Very Good 4.3/5
(124 ratings)

This easy, cheesy eggplant packs a mean veggie punch! A simple vegetarian meal that even meat-eaters will love.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.4g | Fat: 9.8g | Fiber: 8.3g | Protein: 9.6g | Calories: 208.8
Roasted Zucchini and Yellow (Summer) Squash
Very Good 4.5/5
(75 ratings)

This roasted zucchini recipe with squash is one of our favorite sides. This recipe is healthy and easy to make. Tastes good hot or cold and reheats well in the microwave.

Submitted by BOOKWORM81

Carbs: 5.5g | Fat: 2.4g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 43.4
Cauliflower Pizza Crust
Very Good 4.3/5
(45 ratings)

This is a really low carb approach to pizza. By using a cauliflower pizza crust, you can really cut a ton of calories when compared to a traditional pizza recipe.

Submitted by XANADUREALM

Carbs: 2.6g | Fat: 10.7g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 9.5g | Calories: 142.6
Sausage, Egg & Cheese Breakfast Roll-Up
Very Good 4.4/5
(72 ratings)

Take this simple, savory breakfast on the go!

Submitted by MEYLOSE

Carbs: 19.3g | Fat: 10.7g | Fiber: 8.3g | Protein: 19.9g | Calories: 220.9
Parmesan Tuna Patties (low fat, low carb)
Very Good 4.5/5
(90 ratings)

These are fast and tasty. If desired, top with a bit of marinara, mustard, etc. This makes 4 small patties, so I usually double the recipe for my family.

Submitted by IMSHERRY7

Carbs: 1.8g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 13.8g | Calories: 105.4
Taco Soup
Very Good 4.3/5
(245 ratings)

Top this soup with toasted tortilla strips and serve with lime wedges and avocado slices.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 24.3g | Fat: 13.7g | Fiber: 6.5g | Protein: 20.6g | Calories: 290.7
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