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Gi's Best

(29 Recipes) Created by GIGILLY

Recipes in this Collection

Baked Falafel
Very Good 4.1/5
(62 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
This recipe has been marked private.
Easy Cucumber Cups
Good 3.6/5
(38 ratings)

Perfect for your next party--or turn any snack into a festive event!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2.6g | Fat: 1.3g | Fiber: 0.6g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 26.6
Roast Beef Toasts with Lemon and Lettuce
Very Good 4.3/5
(10 ratings)

As simple, sophisticated hors d'oeuvres.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.5g | Fat: 3.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 6.5g | Calories: 113.2
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
Five Minute Chocolate Mug Cake
Good 3.5/5
(136 ratings)

This is chocolate cake in a coffee cup...with a few changes to make it healthier

Submitted by SPITFIRE12

Carbs: 42.4g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 197.8
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
No Flour Peanut Butter Cookies (Gluten-free)
Very Good 4.6/5
(107 ratings)

These peanut butter cookies have the best flavor! They look and taste just like cookies made with flour. Plus, they are gluten and dairy free!

Submitted by BRITTLE93

Carbs: 6.9g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 1.7g | Calories: 67.9
Better Breakfast Casserole
Very Good 4.2/5
(29 ratings)

This make-ahead breakfast is perfect for busy mornings or Sunday brunches. And it has half the calories and 1/3 the fat of the original.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8.4g | Fat: 11.2g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 17.4g | Calories: 206.3
Smoked Salmon Dip
Very Good 4.0/5
(4 ratings)

Stretch your party budget by turning pricey smoked salmon into a tasty dip! It's ready in no time and is sure to impress your guests.


Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.2g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 2.7g | Calories: 22
Curried Carrot Soup by FANNETASTIC FOOD
Very Good 4.5/5
(74 ratings)

This soup is healthy and deliciously flavorful thanks to the curry and creamy coconut milk!

Submitted by FANNETASTICFOOD

Carbs: 8.4g | Fat: 2.9g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 0.7g | Calories: 63.4
Mushroom Barley Soup
Very Good 4.4/5
(35 ratings)

Good as a light lunch or add beef to make a hearty stew.

Submitted by GLASSGIRL

Carbs: 11.4g | Fat: 2g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 76.7
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
Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese
Very Good 4.1/5
(179 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
Spinach & Sausage Baked Pasta
Very Good 4.7/5
(3 ratings)

Submitted by JSKASICK

Carbs: 13.6g | Fat: 7.4g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 18.9g | Calories: 263.2
Microwave Herb Potato Chips
Very Good 4.2/5
(21 ratings)

When you're craving something crunchy but don't want the added fat, whip up a batch of these chips. You will not need any special equipment for this recipe, just a couple of brown paper bags.

Carbs: 16.1g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 71.6
Loaded Potato Soup
Very Good 4.2/5
(61 ratings)

Low in fat, but big on taste, everyone wins with this comforting soup recipe!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.7g | Fat: 2.1g | Fiber: 4.7g | Protein: 4.4g | Calories: 157.3
15-Minute Shrimp Paella
Very Good 4.4/5
(7 ratings)

From your kitchen to Spain in just 15 minutes!

Submitted by SPARK_RECIPES

Carbs: 32.1g | Fat: 5.5g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 22.8g | Calories: 271.7
Mexican Lasagna
Very Good 4.3/5
(24 ratings)

Perfectly seasoned ground turkey, loads of crunchy vegetables, and a velvety tomato sauce spice up an Italian classic. Queso fresco takes it over the top.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 9.5g | Protein: 30.3g | Calories: 352
Better-than-Cheddar Walnut 'Cheese' (Vegan & Dairy-Free)
Very Good 4.3/5
(3 ratings)

I adapted this recipe from one found on choosingraw.com; adjust the ratio of ingredients to suit your palate. This makes an excellent grilled cheese!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 5.1g | Fat: 10.2g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 4.5g | Calories: 117.5
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