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(22 Recipes) Created by ELENABASIL

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Skinny Chicken Parmesan Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(77 ratings)

While chicken Parmesan is traditionally fried and served with pasta, this lighter version is delightful atop a hearty tomato and basil salad.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 13g | Fat: 16.5g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 38.2g | Calories: 353.1
Honey Mustard Roasted Chicken
Very Good 4.4/5
(478 ratings)

Rich, flavorful honey mustard chicken with carrots and potatoes.

Carbs: 39.4g | Fat: 8.9g | Fiber: 5.8g | Protein: 30.5g | Calories: 356.7
Easy Poached Eggs and Pasta
Very Good 4.2/5
(189 ratings)

I can't get enough of this easy recipe; it's ready in 15 minutes!The still-runny egg yolk adds a creaminess to the sauce and perfectly mixes with the spinach.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 53.9g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 6.9g | Protein: 18.1g | Calories: 337.3
Easy Light Eggplant Parmesan Cassarole
Very Good 4.3/5
(15 ratings)

Submitted by GETTINGTHINNER2

Carbs: 18.3g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 6.5g | Protein: 8g | Calories: 126.3
Traditional Hummus
Good 3.9/5
(24 ratings)

Start with this simple but flavorful recipe, then add in anything you'd like! Try it with fresh herbs like chives, cilantro, rosemary, or thyme.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11.2g | Fat: 1.8g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 3.6g | Calories: 65.2
Whole Wheat Thin Crust Pizza Dough
Very Good 4.6/5
(92 ratings)

This is a GREAT pizza dough...but keep in mind the nutrition information is for the crust only!

Submitted by AZIAS_MOMMY

Carbs: 31.5g | Fat: 2.4g | Fiber: 2.8g | Protein: 4.9g | Calories: 163.9
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
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
Spicy Sweet Potato Chips
Very Good 4.0/5
(27 ratings)

You'll never believe these sweet and crunchy chips were made in the microwave. They'll become your new favorite savory snack.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.9g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 34.4
Peachy Thyme Lemonade
Very Good 4.9/5
(7 ratings)

Choose summer's ripest peaches for this refreshing lemonade. It's ready in no time--you can keep the skins on the peaches, which speeds up prep work.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 10g | Fat: 0.1g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 0.4g | Calories: 43.8
Garlic-Herb Potato Packs
Very Good 4.2/5
(37 ratings)

Whether you make these on the grill or in the oven, these quick-fix potato packs are mom's best friend. No mess, no clean-up, and only 5 minutes to prep!

Submitted by GRILLGUIDE

Carbs: 34.2g | Fat: 2.3g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 4.3g | Calories: 165.2
Black Bean Spread
Very Good 4.6/5
(5 ratings)

This versatile spread can be used as a dip, filling for burritos, or as a boost of protein for quesadillas.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 17.6g | Fat: 0.5g | Fiber: 5.8g | Protein: 5.8g | Calories: 101.4
15-Minute Fish with Parsley Pesto
Very Good 4.0/5
(37 ratings)

We tend to think of herbs as garnishes, but parsley takes a starring role in this fresh pesto.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 5g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 0.7g | Protein: 23.8g | Calories: 157
150-Calorie Chocolate Mousse
Good 3.4/5
(38 ratings)

When I want chocolate mousse, only the real deal will do. This version is low in fat, but it's still creamy and rich. The hardest part is waiting for it to cool!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 27.4g | Fat: 3g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 7.5g | Calories: 145.8
Cheesy Vegetable-Stuffed Eggplant
Very Good 4.3/5
(123 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
Skillet Lasagna
Very Good 4.3/5
(2158 ratings)

A much quicker version of the Italian classic; less time, but no less taste.

Submitted by VEGGIEKITTY

Carbs: 34.5g | Fat: 10.7g | Fiber: 4.9g | Protein: 28g | Calories: 342.3
Hummus
Very Good 4.0/5
(548 ratings)

A healthy and filling middle eastern dip! Eat it as an appetizer or snack with some pita. Why buy your hummus ready made from the store, when you can make it yourself?

Submitted by GRANT_ME_WINGS

Carbs: 9.4g | Fat: 2g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 3.1g | Calories: 69.3
Very Good 4.4/5
(72 ratings)

A healthy and delicious alternative to the traditional recipe.

Submitted by BARBSHAKESPEARE

Carbs: 33.8g | Fat: 7.9g | Fiber: 9.4g | Protein: 17.3g | Calories: 262
Very Good 4.3/5
(37 ratings)

A terrific side dish to any Mexican meal or a fabulous dip for your tortilla chips (baked, of course!)

The pomegranate seeds really add a certain something special. Plus it will get everyone talking and raving about your guacamole for months!

Submitted by THENEWSARA

Carbs: 3.5g | Fat: 3.8g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 0.8g | Calories: 48
Very Good 4.7/5
(3 ratings)

sweet, salty, savory!

Submitted by FICTIONALMUSE

Carbs: 8.3g | Fat: 19.5g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 7.6g | Calories: 223.6
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