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Healthy Sides (diabetes friendly)

(11 Recipes) Created by MIZZKALLIE

Recipes in this Collection

Easy Zucchini Parmesan
Very Good 4.4/5
(1027 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
Slow Cooker Marinara Chicken and Vegetables
Very Good 4.2/5
(368 ratings)

In the morning, throw all the ingredients for this simple recipe in the slow cooker. A hearty and healthy dinner will be waiting for you when you get home!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.9g | Fat: 3.7g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 26.8g | Calories: 176.8
Broccoli-Raisin Salad with Chickpeas
Very Good 4.0/5
(25 ratings)

Broccoli salad is a summertime party staple. This version is healthier--with plenty of flavor from almonds and raisins!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 41.2g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 11.8g | Protein: 12.3g | Calories: 246.1
Israeli Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(140 ratings)

When the ingredients are fresh, salads can be simple yet impressive. This traditional, classic Israeli salad is perfect as a side, salad, or as filling for your pita.

Submitted by LOULOUB

Carbs: 4.4g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 0.8g | Calories: 65.2
Roasted Root Vegetables
Very Good 4.4/5
(39 ratings)

This recipe sings of the fall and early winter harvest. This side dish is quite affordable: about 60 cents a serving for the vegetables!

Carbs: 31.7g | Fat: 3.9g | Fiber: 6.4g | Protein: 2.7g | Calories: 164.1
Garden Harvest Vegetable Soup
Very Good 4.3/5
(119 ratings)

This soups works well with most vegetables from the garden-- experiment and use vegetables that are in season.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 26.3g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 6.4g | Protein: 5.4g | Calories: 159.7
Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms on the Grill
Very Good 4.4/5
(235 ratings)

These cheesy stuffed mushrooms are a light vegetarian meal or a hearty side dish.

Carbs: 10.1g | Fat: 3.9g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 6.9g | Calories: 93.7
Zesty Chickpea Salad
Good 3.2/5
(34 ratings)

Delicious and healthy, a great lunch on the go or at work.

Submitted by JO_JO_BA

Carbs: 37.6g | Fat: 1.8g | Fiber: 8.2g | Protein: 9.3g | Calories: 197.9
Very Good 4.7/5
(6 ratings)

This is my favorite recipe for potatoes. You can make it even lighter by using nonfat or lowfat cheese, nonfat sour cream and nonfat milk. But I like a little fat and I used what I had available! LOL

Submitted by VAMPTRIANA4EVR

Carbs: 21.8g | Fat: 7.3g | Fiber: 1.9g | Protein: 6.6g | Calories: 181.4
Black Bean & Corn Salad
Very Good 4.6/5
(21 ratings)

A yummy low fat, high protein side dish

Submitted by SCDAILEY

Carbs: 24g | Fat: 3.3g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 5.6g | Calories: 140.9
Wonderful Stuffed Potatoes
Very Good 4.3/5
(266 ratings)

Baked potatoes stuffed with seasoned cottage cheese are a lavish low-fat, low-cholesterol, low-sodium treat.

Carbs: 60.4g | Fat: 1.4g | Fiber: 8.9g | Protein: 13.7g | Calories: 305.5
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