Low-Cal College Gal: Breaded Cauliflower (BBQ) →
low-cal-college-gal: I cannot even believe how much food I just ate and how good it was both taste-wise and health-wise. Oh man, so much deliciousnes- my own little grill-less BBQ! I used the breaded cauliflower recipe base and jazzed it up simply, but it’s too good not to get its own post! Cauliflower, 300g…
Cherry Vanilla Smoothie
1 1/2 c. ripe sweet cherries, pitted 1 4 oz container Greek Yogurt, vanilla flavor 2 c. milk, any kind (soy vanilla is especially good) 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract 3 TBSP honey or 4 TBSP sugar (more or less to taste) Put all ingredients in blender. Blend on puree until smooth. Serve immediately, serves 2.
^_^: quick slow cooker chicken and dumplings →
spitfirerawr: super easy chicken and dumplings! pretty healthy too with all the vegetables I added and I omitted butter from the recipe. nom nom nom Ingredients two chicken breasts, skinned 1 can of cream of chicken soup 10.5 oz 1 can of reduced sodium chicken stock 4 small carrots 5 celery…
Goes great with Greek food. Ingredients: 2 4-oz containers of plain Greek yogurt (you can use regular yogurt but I think the Greek yogurt is richer and has a better taste for this recipe) 1/2 tsp onion powder 1 tsp chopped garlic 1/2 of a medium cucumber, peeled salt and pepper to taste 1. Mix all ingredients except cucumber in a medium sized bowl. 2. Grate cucumber over the...
Cucumber and Avocado Toast
8canderson: The perfect healthy snack to keep you energized and full! Ingredients: 2 Tbsp Light Cream Cheese 2 Tbsp Mashed Avocado 1 Slice Whole Grain Bread 6 Cucumber Slices Dash Pepper Directions: Lightly Toast Whole Grain Bread Mix together Cream Cheese and Avocado Spread Cream Cheese Onto Toast Add Cucumbers Evenly On Top Sprinkle Pepper On Top
Heroic: Sweet and Spicy Green Beans →
msricochet: This is a recipe I discovered that has made my life so much tastier. Pro tip: You can use the sauce to marinade chicken before grilling. This recipe is for 4 servings: Ingredients: 3/4 pound frozen green beans 2 tablespoons soy sauce 4 clove garlic, minced 1 tablespoon Thai sweet chili…
KEEPING UP WITH THE VEZINAS: balsamic, strawberry... →
keepingupwiththevezinas: Balsamic vinegar and strawberries are great in a salad, and even in frozen yogurt; naturally, the pairing is just as delicious on a flatbread. There is something so quintessentially summer about eating strawberries for dinner. What can I say, I’m a fan! Balsamic, Strawberry & Goat…
I’ve been experimenting with different types of pesto lately. The only trouble with this one is that the feta cheese makes this very sticky. 2/3 c. packed fresh cilantro 1/3 c. packed fresh parsley 1 TBSP lime juice 1/8 c. sunflower seeds 1/4 c. olive oil 1/8 c. feta cheese 4 cloves crushed garlic Combine all in a food processor and process until well mixed.
No Excuses: Oh so saucy →
noexcuses101: I can’t remember the last time I had a sauce on my chicken. Therefore, I decided to try and make my own which is super healthy and fits into my contest diet…this was actually really easy and tasted amaaaazing. I’d forgotten how great a nice Italian sauce was! I served mine on a grilled chicken…
Strawberry-Banana Smoothie Pops
healthiness-happiness: Under 100 calories! Ingredients 2 cups frozen strawberries 1 medium banana 1 cup low-fat strawberry yogurt or vanilla yogurt 1/2 cup cranberry juice cocktail or pomegranate juice 1 tablespoon pure maple syrup Preparation Place strawberries, banana, yogurt, juice and maple syrup in a blender and blend until smooth. Divide among six 4-ounce freezer-pop molds. Freeze...
House Girlfriend: Molasses Whoopie Pies! →
housegirlfriend: Yesterday, completely out of the blue, I made the best thing I’ve ever made. MOLASSES WHOOPIE PIES! I’m not sure what’s wrong with me, but all I’ve been able to think about this week is sugar, sugar, and more sugar. It would be nice to blame it on hormones or stress, but I simply became…
I Forgot My Glasses...: Another recipe... →
minioninthemaking: I seem to be in a strangely productive mood » This would’ve been much more helpful about a week ago *sigh* Anyways - Brie, Blue Cheese, and Carmelized Onion Stuffed Mushroom Caps! (Say that ten times fast :P ) YUM~ Recipe: 12 Mushrooms 1 yellow Onion 3 tblsp Butter Brie Cheese …
Made an Apple Crumble tonight :)
toniiileee: For Apples: 2 cups chopped and quartered apples 1/2 cup sugar 1 tbsp water Put all in pan and let it cook on Low temperature for 5-10 minutes For crumbles: 1/2 cup flour 1/2 oats 1/2 cup margarine or butter 1/4 cup sugar Put flour and oats in bowl and mix them Chop the marargine/butter into small chunks then mix in with flour and oat using your fingertips Stop when you think it...
Sunflower Seed Pesto Pasta with Vegetables
Pine nuts are the traditional nut for pesto but are crazy expensive and can be hard to find. A $2 bag of shelled sunflower seeds worked just fine. I have tried this recipe with almonds in the pesto but found the almond flavor overwhelming, but if you like almonds a lot it could be a good substitute. Pesto: 2/3 c. basil fresh and firmly packed 1/8 c. sunflower seeds, shelled 1/4 c. olive...
The Natural Doc: Brown Rice Pasta with a Citrus... →
rahimkanjind: This pasta is perfect for the spring/summer time as it’s bursting with vibrant, fresh flavours and so clean! If you plan on trying this recipe, you must use fresh dill; dried dill just won’t do…and you pasta will seem so sad if you use it! Ingredients: 1 bunch asparagus chopped (woody…
You can be healthy, too!: Healthy Recipes Under... →
youcanbehealthy: $3.25 per serving, 735 calories with meat, 595 without Olive or canola oil 1 lb ground turkey or chicken (optional) 1 10-oz package chopped, frozen spinach (thawed) 1 15.5-oz can cannellini beans 2 cups tomato sauce 1 13.5-oz box whole grain spaghetti 1 cup shredded low-fat…