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Recipes I've Shared:

Crockpot Sweet Potato & Black Bean Chili, modified

A vegetarian recipe from Eating Well that I modified. I made with chorizo- can be omitted if you want/need a vegetarian dish.

Greens with Hot Garlic Dressing

Modified from an epicurious recipe

Lentils, Turkey Sausage & Veggie, Oh My! soup

a hodgepodge of lentil soup recipes, with some hot Italian turkey sausage added for extra flavor.

Semi-homemade Ground Turkey & Veggie Lasagna

What a fantastic way to bulk up lasagna & add way more veggies to it. No need for a salad before this meal!

Roasted Rustic Veggies

Time to empty the vegetable drawer? Roasted veggies are the answer! Leftovers can be used in soup, too.

Made-over Baked Ziti with Pumpkin & Turkey Sausage

A Libby's +Pumpkin recipe tweaked for my family.

Vegetable Stir Fry

A way to use all the leftover vegetables in the fridge.

Chicken Vesuvio in a crockpot

Adapted from the Slow Cooker Cookbook

Homemade Veggie & Beef Lasagna

Homemade sauce & whole wheat noodles- yum!

French Country Slow Cooker Chicken

From the Slow Cooker Bible.
WARNING-not a low sodium meal

Homemade Chicken & Penne Soup

A traditional chicken soup from leftover roasted chicken.

Southwestern Turkey "Meatloaf"

Meatloaf made with healthier ground turkey. Slightly lighter flavor than traditional meatloaf, but everyone will only know if you confess!!

Creamy Vegetable Bake with Turkey

Adapted from a Kraft Foods recipe.

Jill's Made-over Bean Salad

High in fiber and protein.
With accurate calorie count.

Tom Leonards Cranberry Fitness Mix + Choc Chips

guesstimating the amount of the ingredients...

Stock up on Veggies Minestrone

how many servings of veggies did you miss today? They're all in here- 2.5 servings in each 1-cup bowl.

Joy Bauer's Sauteed Swiss Chard

The only vitamins & minerals this is missing are B-12 & D! From "4 Healthy foods You Should be Eating"

"Too dry turkey" soup

When the breast gets too dry, make soup!

Colleen76's low-fat banana bread recipe- modified

needed to enter this to get the nutrtion info-

Jill's Holiday bean soup

every Christmas we get a spiral ham and always have leftovers!

Betty Crocker Lemon Meringue Cake

Not made as a healthy option- only entered for nutrition info for me!
Please no complaints on the trans fat or any of the other unhealthy stuff.