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Tropical Grilled Chicken
Very Good 4.5/5
(149 ratings)
Tropical Grilled Chicken

We love shredding this sweet and savory chicken to turn it into tacos, but it's also delicious as is with a side of grilled veggies.Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33.8g | Fat: 3.4g | Fiber: 3.5g | Protein: 27.5g | Calories: 264.8
Mediterranean Chicken with Orzo
Very Good 4.1/5
(107 ratings)
Mediterranean Chicken with Orzo

Parsley and capers add flavor to this veggie-packed, heart-healthy dish. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 39.3g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 34g | Calories: 337.7
Thai Chicken Coconut Soup
Very Good 4.1/5
(135 ratings)
Thai Chicken Coconut Soup

This sweet and spicy soup is a staple of Thai takeout. Chef Meg recreated it for a fraction of the cost and sodium!Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6.4g | Fat: 3.6g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 22.7g | Calories: 141.5
Better-than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice
Very Good 4.2/5
(122 ratings)
Better-than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice

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
15-Minute Asian Beef Soup
Very Good 4.4/5
(72 ratings)
15-Minute Asian Beef Soup

This soup is packed with flavor yet low in fat. You can customize it with any vegetables or protein you have on hand.Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 29.1g | Fat: 5.8g | Fiber: 5.9g | Protein: 22.8g | Calories: 247.5
Easy Ginger-Garlic Sauce
Very Good 4.3/5
(79 ratings)
Easy Ginger-Garlic Sauce

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
Noodles with Easy Peanut Sauce
Very Good 4.1/5
(75 ratings)
Noodles with Easy Peanut Sauce

This quick and easy meal is a hit with kids. If they can't tolerate spicy foods, reduce or omit the sriracha. Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 46.6g | Fat: 11.2g | Fiber: 9.6g | Protein: 33g | Calories: 415.9
Stuffed Chicken Breasts with Olive Tapenade, Tomatoes, and Feta
Very Good 4.3/5
(62 ratings)
Stuffed Chicken Breasts with Olive Tapenade, Tomatoes, and Feta

Make this chicken the next you have company for dinner, and they'll swear you hired caterers. It tastes like it came from a restaurant, but for much less money and effort.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2.9g | Fat: 14.7g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 30.4g | Calories: 269.6
Spring Rolls
Very Good 4.3/5
(80 ratings)
Spring Rolls

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
Slow Cooker Lasagna
Very Good 4.2/5
(377 ratings)
Slow Cooker Lasagna

What a great dish for one of those nights when your kids have a late soccer game! Brown the meat, layer in the ingredients, set your slow cooker on low, and go! Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 18.1g | Fat: 10.2g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 24.9g | Calories: 271.4
Tomato Soup
Very Good 4.4/5
(153 ratings)
Tomato Soup

This tomato soup is so rich and thick you'll swear it's laden with cream and butter. The trick is really good tomatoes.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14.3g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 98.9
Pho Bo (Beef Noodle Soup)
Very Good 4.8/5
(6 ratings)
Pho Bo (Beef Noodle Soup)

Submitted by KYLEECHRIS

Carbs: 9.6g | Fat: 5.8g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 23.9g | Calories: 187.4
Slow Cooker Meatloaf
Good 3.8/5
(25 ratings)
Slow Cooker Meatloaf

This meatloaf has the best of both worlds: a great crust and a moist interior! The trick is lining your slow cooker and creating a water bath. Trust me, it's worth the effort!
Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 17.3g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 27.1g | Calories: 234.2
Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Soup
Good 3.4/5
(27 ratings)
Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Soup

Did you know that just three buffalo wings have 10 grams of fat? (Who eats just three?) This soup has all the spice, creaminess, and tang you crave--with a fraction of the fat.Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8.1g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 16.1g | Calories: 119.5
Thai Noodle Salad
Very Good 4.5/5
(162 ratings)
Thai Noodle Salad

You'll get 100% of your daily vitamin C with this dish!

Carbs: 26g | Fat: 6.6g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 19.4g | Calories: 235.9
Potato flake fried chicken
Very Good 4.2/5
(223 ratings)
Potato flake fried chicken

Submitted by SPICEAHOLIC

Carbs: 12.2g | Fat: 7.6g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 35.2g | Calories: 265.2
Low Fat Chocolate Cake
Very Good 4.3/5
(51 ratings)
Low Fat Chocolate Cake

A very moist and luscious cake.Submitted by ROXIANNA3

Carbs: 35.2g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 3g | Calories: 151.4
World's Best Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Very Good 4.5/5
(251 ratings)
World's Best Spinach and Artichoke Dip

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
Cheese Tortellini with Broccoli and Sun-Dried Tomatoes
Very Good 4.6/5
(16 ratings)
Cheese Tortellini with Broccoli and Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Create a fancy pasta dish in as much time as it takes to boil water. Submitted by SPARK_RECIPES

Carbs: 36.4g | Fat: 8.1g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 12.6g | Calories: 265.6
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