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I used Sausage Crumbles HG's Recipe calls for soy crumbles. Her Breakdown is:
PointsPlus® value 6*
"A friend gave me this recipe many years ago, and it's since become a family favorite. I love the aroma of these cookies as they're baking."
This one-pan supper is delicious served simply with a fruit or vegetable salad alongside. Paprika and rosemary deliver a double hit of antioxidant power.
Low Sodium*Low Fat*Spices for health
This is one of the easiest, quickest kid-friendly recipes around. Serve with some veggie for a Healthy, fast meal
Recipe courtesy Aarti Sequeira
If you like to cook from scratch, Chef Meg's homemade and natural ricotta cheese is a fun recipe for you to try. It's easy to make and a fun project for someone who likes to cook.
In summertime, when herbs are abundant and fresh berries are in season, it's the perfect time to try this. You can even get the kids involved.
Aarti uses shreded coconut flakes and minced fresh cilantro leaves I used fresh cilantro in the tube and only used 1/2 of what she used as a garnish.
'I serve the rich soup in mugs with a Caesar salad and crusty bread.'"
Mexcian Veggie Mix
I lowered the sodium by not using the enchilada sauce. I make my own any how.
Almost like the candy bar but better for you. If you do not like Coffee all it is is to make the batter moist and to blend better. You don't need a full cup just enough to make the batter moist enough to work with
If you do not like Coffee all it is is to make the batter moist and to blend better. You don't need a full cup just enough to make the batter moist enough to work with
Indulge yourself with a chocolate and a cheesecake fix all under 50 calories
"Good for people who aren't reluctant to try tofu. After this lasagna you and your guests will love it!
This is a lighter version of the Toll House Chocolate Chip Recipe. Only this has less fat.
This quick Southern dish contains no added fat and very little added salt in its spicy tomato sauce.. I remade this. I took out the chili sauce to remove the extra sugar and cal.
Roll With It!
These li'l Mexican treats are so stuffed, they're almost guaranteed to crack a bit when you bake 'em in the oven -- hence the name "Exploding." De verdad!
Serving Size: 2 taquitos
POINTS® value 4*
PER SERVING (1/4th of recipe): 175 calories, 1.5g fat, 251mg sodium, 11g carbs, 2g fiber, 6g sugars, 28g protein -- POINTS® value 3*
Toss leftovers on top of lettuce for a saucy, second-day salad that's ready in seconds...
Getting baked butternut-squash spears crispy in the oven can be a bit of a challenge. This newly improved recipe will show you the way...
Here it is. Our first-ever recipe for lasagna that contains noodles. Woohoo!!!
Serving Size: 1/2 of lasagna
POINTS® value 4*
Frito at Last
This swap is for one of those supreme junk food items we thought we'd NEVER be able to experience sans guilt. Good thing we're wrong from time to time -- this thing ROCKS!
Serving Size: 1 burrito (entire recipe)
POINTS® value 4*
From HG web site
Serving Size: 1/2 of recipe, about 5 pieces
POINTS® value 6*
Don't Fry Over Spilt Buttermilk...
Fried chicken is a true country classic, and buttermilk fried chicken's even better. Either way, it's far too fatty for us. But good news! We've made it over using lean chicken, lightened-up buttermilk, and our signature faux-fry method with some extra-special additions. It's so good, you'll want to slap somebody! (Please don't.)
**HG Nutritional Valuses
These may be called Shrimpylicious, but they're anything BUT "shrimpy" -- they're large and in charge! Pair 'em with our So Low Mein w/ Chicken or our guilt-free moo shu, and you've got a full-on feast from the East. Fortune cookies not included.
***Sodium Count for Sparkpeople is Wrong. HG has it as 925mg not the 1,441.3 mg Spark came up with****
Everyone loves lo mein. How can you not? It's basically Asian "spaghetti" packed with all kinds of deliciousness. But who on Earth wants to deal with the horrendous calorie and fat counts of regular old lo mein? CRAZY PEOPLE, that's who. Don't be crazy -- or LAZY. Head to the kitchen and whip up some of HG's So Low Mein w/Chicken. BTW, this recipe also rocks with soy "chicken" strips, lean beef, pork tenderloin, shrimp, and tofu. Wok on, people!
HG gives these Nut facts
Recipe and info are from Hungry Girl's Website. Sparkpeople gives different Nut Values here is what HG says
Serving Size: 1 custard cup
POINTS® value 2*