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marlin cooks

I learned how to cook late in life. After the first five years of marriage, I got tired of eating out and fast food. I began reading cookbooks and asking friends and relatives for recipes. Now, I love to cook and enjoy trying new recipes of all kinds.

(36 Recipes) Created by MARLIN515

Recipes in this Collection

Spicy Stir-Fry Scallops
Very Good 4.1/5
(34 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: I love seafood. Scallops get tough if cooked too long which I once did! Thanks for great recipe.

Submitted by MAGNIFIEDME

Carbs: 9.4g | Fat: 6g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 15.8g | Calories: 153.8
Good 3.8/5
(62 ratings)

Submitted by ANGELAHELWIG

Carbs: 4.3g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 8.1g | Calories: 100.6
Very Good 4.2/5
(33 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Sounds good, low cal.

Submitted by DOLLYB1

Carbs: 22.5g | Fat: 6g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 18.8g | Calories: 221.5
Very Good 4.5/5
(8 ratings)

This one is a family favorite. Makes a great wrap, sandwich, or just serve with reduced fat Ritz crackers!

Submitted by 1KOKOMO1

Carbs: 7g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 7.9g | Calories: 121.7
This recipe has been marked private.
Mom's Chicken and Dumplings (Chicken Paprika)
Good 3.9/5
(25 ratings)

Major comfort food from my childhood

Submitted by KARENMON

Carbs: 21.4g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 26.6g | Calories: 289.2
Good 3.9/5
(68 ratings)

A simple one pan comfort food

Submitted by DISHI4

Carbs: 20.1g | Fat: 7.5g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 28.6g | Calories: 271.6
Green Chili Stew
Very Good 4.5/5
(10 ratings)

Crock Pot - Comfort Food- cook for 6 hrs.

Submitted by SALAZARENL

Carbs: 27.3g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 15.2g | Calories: 208.8
Good 3.7/5
(7 ratings)

Submitted by SLCOLMAN

Carbs: 22.6g | Fat: 2.6g | Fiber: 2.8g | Protein: 9.8g | Calories: 154.4
Very Good 4.8/5
(6 ratings)

This is a heart healthy recipe that can rival any comfort food out there.

Submitted by KEVINKELLY

Carbs: 8.3g | Fat: 12.9g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 34.8g | Calories: 293.7
Very Good 4.0/5
(3 ratings)

The name says enough.

Submitted by PARADISE87

Carbs: 16.3g | Fat: 1.4g | Fiber: 3.9g | Protein: 19.9g | Calories: 158.7
Very Good 4.0/5
(3 ratings)

A wonderful comfort food-- a little lighter than the original.

Submitted by SKEYDOO

Carbs: 22.5g | Fat: 12.6g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 9g | Calories: 223.4
Very Good 4.0/5
(7 ratings)

Delicious, satisfying comfort food!

Submitted by SAMARIAD1

Carbs: 11.8g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 4.4g | Protein: 7.4g | Calories: 98.2
Good 3.0/5
(1 rating)

From the Diet Comfort Food cookbook

Submitted by SEESKO

Carbs: 34g | Fat: 6.8g | Fiber: 3.5g | Protein: 21.1g | Calories: 286.5
Good 3.9/5
(43 ratings)

Great for a fall get together!

Submitted by EKMP636

Carbs: 3.3g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 0.2g | Calories: 17.4
Very Good 4.1/5
(63 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: sounds good, will try this weekend.

Carbs: 42.3g | Fat: 9.8g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 47.3g | Calories: 449.3
Very Good 4.2/5
(12 ratings)

When I visited my first husband's family in Mexico, my mother-in-law made this, and I had to have the recipe. It is a staple recipe still in my household.

Submitted by RAMIREZSQUARED

Carbs: 14.6g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 14.9g | Calories: 146.5
Very Good 4.8/5
(9 ratings)

Submitted by DDDOLL59

Carbs: 31.6g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 46.2g | Calories: 365.3
Very Good 4.0/5
(96 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: May use chicken strips instead of wings

Submitted by YNIMER

Carbs: 14.4g | Fat: 9.1g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 27.6g | Calories: 246.7
Applesauce Oatmeal Muffins
Very Good 4.3/5
(2553 ratings)

A yummy way to start the day with very little fat and lots of flavor!

Submitted by JOJOMKE

Carbs: 23.6g | Fat: 0.5g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 93.2
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