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Wifey's Cookbook

Recipes that my husband and I are enjoying together while I try to eat healthier and loose weight. If I've commented, I've tried it and liked it. No comment means it's something I want to try.

(83 Recipes) Created by OLIVERSMOM2

Recipes in this Collection

Very Good 4.5/5
(81 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: So good! But use half the amount of black pepper. And put under the broiler at the end to help it get crispy.

Submitted by ANGIERSJ

Carbs: 10g | Fat: 2.4g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 31.6g | Calories: 194.1
Very Good 4.6/5
(7 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: This is so delicious and filling!

Submitted by BETHEJAR

Carbs: 11.1g | Fat: 13g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 6.8g | Calories: 183.9
Honey Balsamic Chicken
Very Good 4.4/5
(526 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: This is great on a salad or on it's own.

Submitted by LAUR986

Carbs: 10.1g | Fat: 2.6g | Fiber: 0.2g | Protein: 26.3g | Calories: 173.3
Spicy Baked Sweet Potato Fries
Very Good 4.5/5
(334 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Really quick and easy side dish. Although, I wish I could get it to be crispy.

Carbs: 16.4g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 116.9
Very Good 4.4/5
(23 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Great as a side dish or a main dish!

Submitted by KBRADLEYSLP

Carbs: 12.4g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 3.1g | Protein: 1.4g | Calories: 110.7
Easy Zucchini Parmesan
Very Good 4.4/5
(1026 ratings)

This quick and healthy side dish takes just minutes to prepare! And as a bonus, it's an easy way to get the kids to eat their vegetables.

Submitted by MATCM81

Carbs: 7.3g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 51.6
Very Good 4.8/5
(10 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: This was really easy to make and really hits the spot!

Submitted by JANIEGIRL123

Carbs: 23.3g | Fat: 16.6g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 24.5g | Calories: 345.6
Very Good 4.4/5
(8 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Really nice standby if you can't figure out what to make for dinner. I like to pair it with Spicy Baked Sweet Potatoes.

Submitted by CYNTHIA609

Carbs: 9.9g | Fat: 10.8g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 12.6g | Calories: 188.5
Southwest Pasta Bake
Very Good 4.8/5
(9 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: This is somewhat difficult to make, but worth it!

Submitted by WIIGIRL70

Carbs: 31.9g | Fat: 10g | Fiber: 5.7g | Protein: 23g | Calories: 319.7
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Very Good 4.4/5
(5 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: This was a huge hit with the husband. I spiced it up a ton. The leftovers were great too!

Submitted by KITKAT1982

Carbs: 22.3g | Fat: 10.2g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 22.9g | Calories: 273.9
Broiled Tilapia Parmesan
Very Good 4.6/5
(306 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: This is very good if you want a change from chicken. I like to use cream cheese instead of yogurt and mayo for the sauce.

Submitted by LEXIBELLE715

Carbs: 1.4g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 48.5g | Calories: 275.2
(no ratings)

Cookbook creator says: So easy and so yummy! It'd becoming a standby for my menu.

Submitted by OLIVERSMOM2

Carbs: 29.8g | Fat: 15.1g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 31g | Calories: 376.9
Fettuccini Alfredo
Very Good 4.5/5
(14 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: Fantastic! This was so good! I used whole wheat Fettuccini. When I was making it I didn't think there was enough sauce, but it covered the pasta really well. My husband loved it as well. This will be added as a weekly meal.

Submitted by AMYBETH70

Carbs: 31.2g | Fat: 15.4g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 12.6g | Calories: 310
Very Good 4.7/5
(7 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: This was good, but I'm going to change up the recipe in the future. Use Onions instead of red pepper and parm cheese instead of Mozarella. I think I'll like it better that way.

Submitted by PINKABOO66

Carbs: 13g | Fat: 13.1g | Fiber: 4.8g | Protein: 64.7g | Calories: 426.7
Salsa Turkey Burgers
Very Good 4.3/5
(412 ratings)

Quick, easy and tasty turkey burgers with a kick.

Submitted by JIMINNYC

Carbs: 7.6g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 29.4g | Calories: 161.8
Grilled Cheese Pizza Sandwich
Very Good 4.3/5
(381 ratings)

This tastes just like cheese pizza! Pair this with a salad and you have a great pizzeria style lunch without the calories attached--or the bill.

Submitted by PUNKGIRL213

Carbs: 26.3g | Fat: 8.3g | Fiber: 4.4g | Protein: 15g | Calories: 242.3
Black Bean Hummus
Very Good 4.2/5
(326 ratings)

Smoky from the cumin with a hidden serving of vegetables, this dip is equally delicious in a burrito as it is spread on tortilla chips.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 5.3g | Fat: 0.7g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 1.7g | Calories: 32.9
Good 3.8/5
(27 ratings)

Slightly spicy chicken dish

Submitted by KSBRAZIE

Carbs: 54.3g | Fat: 3.1g | Fiber: 6.4g | Protein: 30.4g | Calories: 371.9
Buffalo Chicken Dip
Very Good 4.7/5
(75 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: I love this for parties and just to have around. I can dip veggies in it and feel like I'm indulging.

Submitted by ELAINEHN

Carbs: 3g | Fat: 3.9g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 5.3g | Calories: 70.7
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