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Very Good 4.6/5
(13 ratings)
Homemade Ricotta Cheese
Homemade Ricotta Cheese

Chef Meg's homemade and natural ricotta cheese is easy to make and a fun project for someone who likes to cook.Submitted by: CHEF_MEG

CALORIES: 39.1  |  FAT: 2.2g  |  PROTEIN: 3.2g  |  CARBS: 1.5g  |  FIBER: 0g
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Very Good 4.5/5
(68 ratings)
Easy Homemade 'Nutella' (Chocolate Nut Butter)
Easy Homemade 'Nutella' (Chocolate Nut Butter)

A friend issued a challenge to cure a Nutella addiction. This recipe was just the ticket! No hydrogenated oils, fewer calories, less fat--and more fiber and protein! Submitted by: STEPFANIER

CALORIES: 101.3  |  FAT: 7.5g  |  PROTEIN: 2.3g  |  CARBS: 8.5g  |  FIBER: 1.7g
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Very Good 4.3/5
(42 ratings)
Homemade Greek Yogurt Salad Dressing
Homemade Greek Yogurt Salad Dressing

Use this to dress your salad or as a dipping sauce for cut vegetables. Don't like cilantro? No problem, just swap it out for Italian parsley or dill.
Submitted by: CHEF_MEG

CALORIES: 8.8  |  FAT: 0g  |  PROTEIN: 1.3g  |  CARBS: 1.1g  |  FIBER: 0.1g
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Member Recipes for Homemade


Very Good 4.7/5
(6 ratings)
Perfectly Light Homemade Hot Chocolate

so yummy & perfect for cold winter nights!Submitted by: AMYK892

CALORIES: 101.1  |  FAT: 1.2g  |  PROTEIN: 9.4g  |  CARBS: 14.9g  |  FIBER: 1.8g
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Very Good 4.2/5
(27 ratings)
Homemade Turkey Soup

To make this popular soup lower in saturated fat, prepare it ahead of time to cool and skim off the fat that rises to the top.

CALORIES: 105.5  |  FAT: 1.2g  |  PROTEIN: 8.5g  |  CARBS: 14.7g  |  FIBER: 0.1g
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Good 3.9/5
(36 ratings)
Vegan Homemade Tortilla Chips

Watch the game with these healthy snacks!

CALORIES: 148.5  |  FAT: 4.1g  |  PROTEIN: 3.4g  |  CARBS: 26.4g  |  FIBER: 3.8g
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Very Good 4.3/5
(123 ratings)
Homemade Peanut Butter
Homemade Peanut Butter

Making homemade peanut butter is easy, as long as you have a good blender or food processor.

CALORIES: 229  |  FAT: 19.9g  |  PROTEIN: 8.6g  |  CARBS: 7.9g  |  FIBER: 2.9g
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Very Good 4.3/5
(181 ratings)
Homemade Salsa

This is an amazing salsa best made with fresh ingredients. Submitted by: BILLIEBUNNY19

CALORIES: 38.9  |  FAT: 0.3g  |  PROTEIN: 1.4g  |  CARBS: 8.8g  |  FIBER: 1.8g
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Good 3.8/5
(5 ratings)
Homemade Ravioli with Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Make your own ravioli appetizer with ricotta cheese and sun-dried tomatoes.Submitted by: JULZ654

CALORIES: 169.9  |  FAT: 3g  |  PROTEIN: 8.5g  |  CARBS: 27.6g  |  FIBER: 1.6g
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Very Good 4.3/5
(4 ratings)
Chicken Minestrone with Homemade Broth

When a recipe calls for boneless, skinless chicken, save money by buying a whole chicken and de-boning it yourself. Then save even more money and increase the nutritional content of your soups by saving your chicken bones in the freezer to make your own broth. Submitted by: DLMTLE

CALORIES: 272.5  |  FAT: 3.8g  |  PROTEIN: 32.5g  |  CARBS: 27.8g  |  FIBER: 8.5g
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Good 3.5/5
(6 ratings)
Quick Homemade Hamburgers

It's always better to do it yourself than open a box!Submitted by: EAQUAELEGIT

CALORIES: 227.3  |  FAT: 16.1g  |  PROTEIN: 14.8g  |  CARBS: 4.5g  |  FIBER: 0.5g
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Very Good 4.6/5
(10 ratings)
Rice Krispies treats (homemade)

homemade treatSubmitted by: HAPPY1604

CALORIES: 47.1  |  FAT: 0.7g  |  PROTEIN: 0.5g  |  CARBS: 15.3g  |  FIBER: 0g
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Good 3.8/5
(6 ratings)
Low Cal Homemade Potato Salad

Submitted by: KFOX05

CALORIES: 135  |  FAT: 3.9g  |  PROTEIN: 2.3g  |  CARBS: 23.8g  |  FIBER: 2.5g
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Very Good 4.4/5
(14 ratings)
Homemade Guacamole with Tomatos

Submitted by: PETSITTERKAT

CALORIES: 102.5  |  FAT: 8.8g  |  PROTEIN: 1.3g  |  CARBS: 6.8g  |  FIBER: 4.1g
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Very Good 4.0/5
(21 ratings)
Homemade Protein Bars-chocolate

Great healthy power boost!Submitted by: CILONIS

CALORIES: 229.6  |  FAT: 9.4g  |  PROTEIN: 13.4g  |  CARBS: 24.7g  |  FIBER: 2.8g
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Very Good 4.5/5
(4 ratings)
Homemade Salsa Verde

My best-friend Kati taught me this simple recipe! Great in your favorite mexican dishes, or just as a salsa with chips!Submitted by: JDAVIS81

CALORIES: 3.1  |  FAT: 0.1g  |  PROTEIN: 0.1g  |  CARBS: 0.6g  |  FIBER: 0.2g
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Very Good 4.2/5
(5 ratings)
Homemade Frap

a lite frothy frozen treatSubmitted by: EDRAHS

CALORIES: 108.8  |  FAT: 1.3g  |  PROTEIN: 4.1g  |  CARBS: 13.1g  |  FIBER: 0.6g
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Good 3.8/5
(8 ratings)
Homemade Spaghetti

Submitted by: CYNLEWIS

CALORIES: 297.4  |  FAT: 2.1g  |  PROTEIN: 6.8g  |  CARBS: 43.3g  |  FIBER: 3.9g
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Good 3.8/5
(12 ratings)
Sugar free homemade vanilla pudding

Submitted by: CQUAKER

CALORIES: 56.3  |  FAT: 0.2g  |  PROTEIN: 4.2g  |  CARBS: 10g  |  FIBER: 0g
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Very Good 4.3/5
(41 ratings)
Mom's Homemade Sloppy Joe's

Easy to make from scratch Sloppy Joe'sSubmitted by: LUCKYLU77

CALORIES: 213.3  |  FAT: 8.2g  |  PROTEIN: 24.3g  |  CARBS: 11g  |  FIBER: 0.3g
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Very Good 4.8/5
(6 ratings)
Mike's Mom's Homemade Pizza

Get the family involved in making itSubmitted by: JANA_N_TN

CALORIES: 210.5  |  FAT: 7.3g  |  PROTEIN: 10.9g  |  CARBS: 24.1g  |  FIBER: 0.9g
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Very Good 4.0/5
(7 ratings)
Homemade Cashew Butter

Homemade Cashew ButterSubmitted by: KTCALAMITY

CALORIES: 83.6  |  FAT: 7.2g  |  PROTEIN: 1.7g  |  CARBS: 4.1g  |  FIBER: 0.3g
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Very Good 4.3/5
(4 ratings)
Homemade Salsa

This great salsa is fresh & deliciousSubmitted by: BACHICK

CALORIES: 46.1  |  FAT: 0.5g  |  PROTEIN: 1.8g  |  CARBS: 10.3g  |  FIBER: 2.4g
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Good 3.6/5
(7 ratings)
Homemade Egg McMuffin

A healthy subsitute for McDonald's famous breakfast sandwich.Submitted by: DOTTIEBEVERLY

CALORIES: 246.8  |  FAT: 5.2g  |  PROTEIN: 23.9g  |  CARBS: 26.2g  |  FIBER: 3g
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Very Good 4.3/5
(7 ratings)
homemade pancakes

use a calorie free spray on your griddle make these. Much lower in calories than the pancakes listed in the calorie counter!Submitted by: TINAKATRINA1

CALORIES: 171.1  |  FAT: 3.5g  |  PROTEIN: 8.8g  |  CARBS: 28.3g  |  FIBER: 3.7g
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Very Good 4.7/5
(6 ratings)
Homemade Hard Candy - in the microwave
Homemade Hard Candy - in the microwave

No need to worry about candy thermometers and burning suger. Make hard candy easily in the microwave! A great way to create un-common flavors.Submitted by: HARV47

CALORIES: 17.5  |  FAT: 0g  |  PROTEIN: 0g  |  CARBS: 4.6g  |  FIBER: 0g
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Incredible! 5.0/5
(4 ratings)
Homemade Sweet Buttermilk Cornbread

This is a wonderful cornbread recipe that is sweet and moist. I love cornbread and I have experimented with tons of other cornbread recipes that just did not meet my high standards. Finally I made a recipe of my own that I truly love and here it is...Submitted by: BEACHBUNNYMOM

CALORIES: 154.1  |  FAT: 6.6g  |  PROTEIN: 3.1g  |  CARBS: 21.3g  |  FIBER: 0.9g
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Very Good 4.0/5
(4 ratings)
Helen's Homemade Meatballs

This is my own recipe for meatballs that I use in my spaghetti sauce! Also delicious as a base for sweet & sour meatballs, etc. Baking them in the oven prior to adding to sauce bakes off any excess fats.Submitted by: LANC92

CALORIES: 205.3  |  FAT: 13.6g  |  PROTEIN: 15.5g  |  CARBS: 3.8g  |  FIBER: 0.2g
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Very Good 4.2/5
(5 ratings)
homemade chicken enchilada casserole

chicken enchilada casserole, low fatSubmitted by: SAMANTHA78

CALORIES: 353  |  FAT: 7.1g  |  PROTEIN: 39.2g  |  CARBS: 32.1g  |  FIBER: 4.6g
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Very Good 4.6/5
(14 ratings)
mashed potatoes homemade

Submitted by: SAINTJAMI

CALORIES: 206.2  |  FAT: 3.2g  |  PROTEIN: 5.4g  |  CARBS: 40g  |  FIBER: 4.7g
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Very Good 4.2/5
(12 ratings)
Homemade Sausage Gravy & Biscuits
Homemade Sausage Gravy & Biscuits

Just like grandma used to makeSubmitted by: METSMES

CALORIES: 422.5  |  FAT: 23.5g  |  PROTEIN: 14.4g  |  CARBS: 35.5g  |  FIBER: 0.6g
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Incredible! 5.0/5
(4 ratings)
Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

This may take a bit of time but it's the real thing and well worth it!Submitted by: GOLDDUSTMOMMY

CALORIES: 123.7  |  FAT: 4.7g  |  PROTEIN: 8.7g  |  CARBS: 12.2g  |  FIBER: 2g
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Very Good 4.8/5
(9 ratings)
Homemade Bran Muffins

Submitted by: CHRISSNELSON

CALORIES: 134.2  |  FAT: 2.5g  |  PROTEIN: 3.5g  |  CARBS: 27g  |  FIBER: 2.8g
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