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(22 Recipes) Created by BROOKESTER

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Maple Almond Granola
Very Good 4.2/5
(47 ratings)

Granola is incredibly affordable when you make it yourself. This recipe combines some of my favorite ingredients: maple syrup, almond butter and seeds!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 23.1g | Fat: 11g | Fiber: 3.9g | Protein: 4g | Calories: 198.9
Garlic-Balsamic Vinaigrette
Very Good 4.4/5
(18 ratings)

This super-simple vinaigrette is delicious on salads or drizzled over cooked vegetables or grilled fish.

Submitted by GUEST_CHEF

Carbs: 2.1g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 0g | Calories: 82.1
Very Good 4.5/5
(4 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Cut back on salt.

Submitted by EJORDANE

Carbs: 16g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 6.8g | Protein: 5.9g | Calories: 62.3
A Slimmer Slice: Fresh Tomato & Chicken Pizza
Very Good 4.0/5
(30 ratings)

This low-cal pizza recipe gives you the ooey-gooey taste you love -- without the fat. From Fitness Magazine

Submitted by FITNESSMAGAZINE

Carbs: 24.1g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 10.8g | Calories: 180.8
Good 3.9/5
(58 ratings)

Hummus is a simple dip that goes well with raw veggies, chips or warm pita bread. You and your guests will love it!

Submitted by JULZ654

Carbs: 4.1g | Fat: 0.3g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 1.1g | Calories: 23.4
Coach Nicole's Yummy Hummus
Very Good 4.4/5
(365 ratings)

Use as a dip for veggies or a spread on pita and sandwiches.

Submitted by COACH_NICOLE

Carbs: 21.2g | Fat: 12.8g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 5.8g | Calories: 215.9
Raspberry-Lemon Scones
Very Good 4.0/5
(50 ratings)

Scones are perfect for weekend house guests, hostess gifts, or picnics. Traditionally made with loads of butter and cream, mine use far less butter--and wheat flour.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 30.2g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 5.7g | Calories: 180.3
Cheddar-Stuffed Black Bean and Mushroom Burgers
Very Good 4.2/5
(31 ratings)

These burgers are rich and meaty, the kind of burger that vegetarians have been craving. Even meat eaters will appreciate these tasty and fiber-rich burgers.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 24.9g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 7.8g | Protein: 17.2g | Calories: 244.5
Whole Wheat Waffles
Very Good 4.3/5
(309 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
Slow Cooker Vegetarian Chili
Very Good 4.5/5
(108 ratings)

The secret to this hearty vegetarian chili is butternut squash. It holds its shape and adds a layer of flavor and sweetness.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 51.4g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 18.6g | Protein: 12.9g | Calories: 263.4
20-Minute Chicken Parmesan
Very Good 4.4/5
(318 ratings)

A low-fat and easy to prepare version of this favorite chicken entree.

Carbs: 21.3g | Fat: 10.4g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 36.3g | Calories: 332.7
Eggs-n-Oats
Very Good 4.4/5
(245 ratings)

A delicious breakfast you can make either sweet or savory, that keeps you full all morning (at least)!

Submitted by RACHEL_MAC

Carbs: 30.2g | Fat: 8g | Fiber: 4g | Protein: 20.2g | Calories: 272.6
Black Beans and Brown Rice
Very Good 4.3/5
(85 ratings)

A simple, hearty meat-free meal. Pair with a green salad, and dinner is ready.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 7.6g | Protein: 8.8g | Calories: 213.1
Black Bean Chicken
Very Good 4.3/5
(630 ratings)

An easy slow cooker recipe that the family will enjoy!

Submitted by LOSER1231

Carbs: 40g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 13g | Protein: 30.5g | Calories: 307.3
Easy Vegetable Enchiladas
Very Good 4.3/5
(72 ratings)

Though we loaded up on the veggies, we didn't skip on the good stuff!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 59.8g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 14.6g | Protein: 17.6g | Calories: 356.6
Not-Fried Shrimp with Japanese Cocktail Sauce
Very Good 4.4/5
(33 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
Turkey Chili with Corn and Black Beans
Very Good 4.4/5
(212 ratings)

A wonderful way to warm up from the warm chili and HOT spices!

Submitted by DMWOOD13

Carbs: 21.1g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 6.1g | Protein: 19.4g | Calories: 212.6
Broiled Tilapia Parmesan
Very Good 4.7/5
(1318 ratings)

Delicious and quick, this dish is a great way to get more fish into your healthy meal plan! We think this baked tilapia recipe can't be beat!

Submitted by RACHIELOO

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 10.5g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 19.6g | Calories: 177.1
Mini Egg Muffins with Cheesy Rice and Broccoli
Very Good 4.3/5
(13 ratings)

Rice and broccoli is baked into muffin tins, giving each portion crispy edges and a cheesy top.

Submitted by SPARK_RECIPES

Carbs: 7.8g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 5.6g | Calories: 79.8
Spicy Chili-Garlic Paste
Very Good 4.1/5
(15 ratings)

Try this spicy Asian paste in your slow-cooker stews, broth based soups, or combined with yogurt as a zippy sandwich spread.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 0.5g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 5.9
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