Metismom's Making it Work Cookbook

Metismom's Making it Work Cookbook
(Recipe Collection)

62 Recipes Created by METISMOM

A few of the recipes I found and love and some of my own for you to enjoy!Diabetic friendly, and tasty!

Recipes in this Collection

Low-Fat Cheddar Chowder
Very Good 4.4/5
(60 ratings)
Low-Fat Cheddar Chowder

This version only has 225 calories per serving!Submitted by EMMJAE

Carbs: 18.9g | Fat: 8.3g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 17.9g | Calories: 222.2
L.R. Beef barley stew
Very Good 4.3/5
(3 ratings)
L.R. Beef barley stew

This is a very good hearty filling stew. The men in the family especially love it. You can substitute whatever ground meat you have on hand. This makes alot. If your family is small or your kettle is too small, you can easily cut recipe in half.Submitted by LRUSSELLFAMILY

Carbs: 26.3g | Fat: 4.9g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 14g | Calories: 204.1
Baked Potato Soup
Incredible! 5.0/5
(2 ratings)
Baked Potato Soup

It was cold and snowy today so I needed soup. This is an old favorite and I decided the calories were worth it. But it's not that bad as long as you limit your serving size! I added millet for fiberSubmitted by THECHUBBYCHIC

Carbs: 29.9g | Fat: 11.2g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 10.2g | Calories: 260
Israeli Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(140 ratings)
Israeli Salad

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
Chicken Fajitas
Very Good 4.6/5
(12 ratings)
Chicken Fajitas

Chicken fajitas with lots of vegetables and a delicious flavor from the addition of spices, garlic, cilantro and lime. Pairs well with tortillas and pico de gallo.Submitted by NIGHTINGALE77

Carbs: 5g | Fat: 2.7g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 5.5g | Calories: 63.4
Amish Deviled Eggs
Very Good 4.3/5
(11 ratings)
Amish Deviled Eggs

These are a great summer time picnic staple in our family and I find them to be way to addicting at times. Submitted by MAVIS03

Carbs: 0.3g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 51.4
Grama's Famous Beans
Incredible! 5.0/5
(1 rating)
Grama's Famous Beans

Not very healthy..but VERY good!Submitted by MAMASLUV

Carbs: 40g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 10.8g | Protein: 16.8g | Calories: 297.6
Grilled zuchinni
Incredible! 5.0/5
(3 ratings)
Grilled zuchinni

a crisp, savory way to serve up an old favoriteSubmitted by ROADTRIP11

Carbs: 0g | Fat: 8g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 0g | Calories: 70
Pineapple dump cake
Very Good 4.6/5
(14 ratings)
Pineapple dump cake

This is a mouth watering recipe. My family loves it. Need a cake in a hurry? This is it!
Just dump your cans and bake. It's delicious!Submitted by SNOOPIKAT

Carbs: 27.8g | Fat: 6.6g | Fiber: 0.8g | Protein: 1.4g | Calories: 173
Burritos A La Tisha
Very Good 4.5/5
(6 ratings)
Burritos A La Tisha

This is a recipe my co-work makes that we've gotten down to low fat.Submitted by JNETTISPAGETTI

Carbs: 40g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 5.6g | Protein: 26.4g | Calories: 334.8
Runner's Granola #2 (Blueberries)
Very Good 4.7/5
(12 ratings)
Runner's Granola #2 (Blueberries)

Submitted by JENNIFERCLEMENT

Carbs: 58.2g | Fat: 11.5g | Fiber: 7.9g | Protein: 5.2g | Calories: 268.8
Sally's Favorite Salad
Incredible! 5.0/5
(2 ratings)
Sally's Favorite Salad

Nice contrast of color and textures and flavors. Great for company. Nice with Steak and PotatoSubmitted by SALLYANNE11

Carbs: 8.4g | Fat: 13g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 152.9
Cinnamon Sugar Biscuits
Very Good 4.5/5
(2 ratings)
Cinnamon Sugar Biscuits

Great grab and go breakfast. I love these on Sunday mornings to eat before church. It is a harder recipe, atleast for me! lol If anyone has any ideas to simplify it or make it healthier, that would be great!Submitted by MOMMYRUST

Carbs: 25.5g | Fat: 6.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 3.1g | Calories: 173.2
Eggless Chocolate Cake
Very Good 4.8/5
(5 ratings)
Eggless Chocolate Cake

This cake turned out excellent, was a great success with everyone of all ages
I never thought a cake without eggs would turn out so good:)
SUBMITTED BY: GINGER P on All Recipes.com
Submitted by ANNAMS2

Carbs: 45.2g | Fat: 10.1g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 3.1g | Calories: 275.8
Very Good 4.6/5
(80 ratings)
"Fried" Chicken

My family loves fried chicken, so when I saw something similar done on Biggest Loser, I had to try it. It's a great alternative to "fried" chicken.Submitted by JENNMARIE0830

Carbs: 20.4g | Fat: 1.8g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 32.5g | Calories: 235.5
Magic Mocha Pudding
Very Good 4.5/5
(2 ratings)
Magic Mocha Pudding

Cookbook creator says: sounds yummy!Submitted by RUTTER12

Carbs: 87.8g | Fat: 13.7g | Fiber: 2.9g | Protein: 7.3g | Calories: 489.4
Savory Garlic Chicken
Very Good 4.3/5
(208 ratings)
Savory Garlic Chicken

Carbs: 4.5g | Fat: 13.9g | Fiber: 0.4g | Protein: 31.2g | Calories: 271.9
Venitian Liver
(no ratings)
Venitian Liver

Here's a way to get your kids to eat liver.A nice dish served over rice.Submitted by METISMOM

Carbs: 11.5g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 20.7g | Calories: 186.6
Angie's Sweet & Sour Chicken
Very Good 4.3/5
(17 ratings)
Angie's Sweet & Sour Chicken

My family loved this! It's my own low fat version of the chinese dish. I served it over rice and with frozen egg rolls. Kind of high in sugar....but low in fat. Hope you enjoy!Submitted by ANGIEV227

Carbs: 113.8g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 45.2g | Calories: 655.7
Sweet and Sour Sauce
Very Good 4.8/5
(13 ratings)
Sweet and Sour Sauce

Makes 20 tablespoons.Submitted by MEAGANLORD

Carbs: 14.6g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 0.3g | Calories: 58.9
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