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Recipes I've Shared:
Delicious hawaiian filled buns (like bao)! This recipe is adapted from: http://www.grouprecipes.com/49566/manapua-
I don't have taro or red bean, I had to make due with what I had
A vegetarian version of the traditional hawaiian pork-bao filling
Simple, heart healthy pancakes, because we aren't all cooking for a crowd
Try these super simple macaroons! The recipe only makes 8, so you can't get in too much trouble.
Somewhere in between my Guiltless Chile Rellenos and Hungry Girl Pumpkin Enchiladas.
A mouthful to say, but a tasty filling side!
Yet another turkey burger recipe. I make these and freeze them for hot summer days when I want to grill.
Perfect to freeze and pull out as you need them! These were inspired by my father-in-law, and adapted by us "health nutty" kids...
A great marinade or very mild salsa for topping and dipping
A light but spicy pancake recipe based on Dad's sage kitchen advice: Keep It Simple Stupid. Very easy to adapt for any number of people!
I work Sundays, so I can get this in the crock pot before I leave and have a big pot of hearty chili by the time I get home for half-time.
Soft and moist cookies that are almost guilt free.
Lightly sweetened sugar cookies with wheat germ for added nutrition. I made them for fall, but they can be cut into whatever shape your little heart desires!
They're not sloppy joes, but they're way more tasty in my opinion.
Trying to use up some of the bulk bags in my pantry and make granola bar that is a LITTLE less of candy bar than the ones they sell at the stores.
Quick, easy, and so tasty they don't need syrup.
A quick and easy treat to bring along to fall gatherings to avoid those tempting grocery store brand goodies.
From the fridge to your table
Guilt-free mexican food. Need I say more.
Not REALLY cooking, but it's okay
The perfect meal to quell a craving for Chinese food and a burger at once!
Add whatever fruit or flavoring you like to this simple and versatile ice milk (requires ice cream maker).
A healthy but very delicious and decadent way to start the day!
A guilt-free hearty meal for any time of day that will use up some of those fall veggies.
I don't need panda express when I have this delicious and healthy meal!
A fresh green salad perfect for summer!
A healthy and unusual way to use up some of those late summer menaces.
low sugar plum jam
Can satiate a nachos craving- guilt free!
All natural homemade ketchup with very low sugar.
A low sugar jam with no artificial sweetners
Low sugar jam without an artificial sweetener.
It's not summer without daddy's cole slaw, so I found a way to make it almost guilt free and just as tasty!.
A Rachael Ray 30-minute meal made a little more figure friendly and nutrient packed!
Right out of the KitchenAid cookbook into all my family traditions.
A high protein low fat alternative to pasta salad.
Kind of like banana bread, but in cookie form.
A quick fresh summer dinner
A smore-rice krispy treat- fiber one bar hybrid
Using sugar-free jello pudding and mini muffin tins makes for a bite sized treat that won't ruin your day!
A healthy vegetarian dinner that will help with the withdraws from Chipote addiction.
A sweet low calorie breakfast treat inspired by a Martha Stewart recipe
A low calorie treat for a brunch, or top with whipped cream for dessert!
This was inspired by a recipe in Animal Vegetable Miracle (and a surplus of french rolls left over from a picnic)
A pizza experiment with what I had in the house.
A quick easy weeknight dinner
A tasty, spicy, low calorie side.
An Irish Car Bomb made into a dessert! St. Patty's day will never be the same!
Not exactly healthy or low calorie, but the best I could do to make an otherwise train-wreck recipe healthy and easy!
A low cal fun way to have pancakes. I'm still perfecting the recipe so please offer any advice you can!
I had to use up the chicken sausage in the house, and I was craving chili. Great for a weekend afternoon when you have errands to run or things to get done! Dry beans make it the cheapest dinner around!
A great way to use winter vegetables!
This is my rendition of the Alders cornbread recipe just healthed up a bit with a little less sugar, a little less oil, and a whole wheat flour.
A great use for leftover ham! Serve for brunch or dinner!
Martha Stewart's recipe, only better for you. Even my dad couldn't tell they were low fat! Just the thing to get you in the holiday spirit.
A Paula Deen recipe I adapted to be healthier, easier, and cheaper.
A healthier grilled tuna sandwich! I serve it with baked sweet potato fries.
A lower carb cold salad thats great for hot summer evenings. Prep the squash the night before and it will be a snap to throw together when you're ready for it.
Who doesn't love a flaky, custardy cream puff every once in a while? WEIRDOS, that's who! So HG got busy in the kitchen and whipped up some homemade, out-of-this-world, 45-calorie puffy balls of creamy fun and wants to share her top-secret guilt-free recipe with you. Enjoy!
ALL CREDIT GOES TO HUNGRY-GIRL.COM
The recipe in the book makes 4, but I cut it down to 2. Also, this has no fruit (originally blueberries) but you can add about half a cup of whatever you like.
Recipes I've Rated:
- Boneless Sweet BBQ Wings: SparkRecipes Un-Chained Recipe Contest Finalist
- Crunchwrap Super-Supreme: SparkRecipes Un-Chained Recipe Contest Finalist
- Chicken and Cabbage
- Soft-Serve Banana 'Ice Cream'
- Cherry - Fig Bars
- cranapple wheat germ muffins
- Pumpkin Soup - Spicy, Creamy and Natural
- Home made Apple Sauce - No sugar added
- Zucchini-Banana Bread
- Apple Butter
- Apple Pie Filling
- Creamy Dijon Dressing
- Apple & Raw Beet Slaw
- Toffee Bars
- Butternut Squash with Chicken
- Corn Chowder
- Lighter Pesto Sauce
- Applesauce Oatmeal Muffins
- Sweet Potato, Leek and Sprout Soup
- Split Pea Soup
- Apple-Raisin Oatmeal cookies
- Black Bean & Corn Salsa
- tofu alfredo sauce
- Pumpkin Banana Smoothie
- Oven Roasted Sweet Potatoes
- Pumpkin Bread
- Wholewheat Bean and Sweet Pepper Enchiladas
- Ground Turkey Skillet
- Cottage Cheese Pancakes
Recipe Collections I've Shared:
|Healthy Recipies for Poor Students
I'm in grad school and constantly lacking on both time and resources. Here are the recipes I've found that fit my hectic lifestyle (or can at least be adapted to).
|Breakfast: my favorite part of the day
Fun treats to try on weekend mornings.
|Things I Can
Things I have put in jars to preserve for when I need it or gifts.