Looking for a new cookbook filled with healthy recipes? These recipes are samples from various American Diabetes Association cookbooks.
This skillet recipe is quick and easy for nights when you don't have a whole lot of time. Get precut veggies at the grocery store salad bar if possible to save on chopping time.
This tasty salad uses a light tomato-based dressing and is packed with greens and other nutrient-rich veggies. Buy as many of these vegetables as you can precut from your grocer's salad bar to save on prep time.
These wraps are a quick and easy lunch to pack for the work day. Just pack the olive oil and red wine vinegar together in a separate container and add to the wrap right before eating.
A light summer salad that makes a great side or snack. The crunchy cucumber is extra refreshing this time of year! Pack this salad along with some sandwiches for your next day trip to the pool or beach.
These pita chips travel well and can be enjoyed with a bit of hummus, guacamole or salsa.
Use fresh summer bell peppers to top this quick and easy homemade pizza, a much better choice than ordering out. If you have leftovers, wrap them in foil and have it cold for a grab-and-go meal the next day.
This refreshing broccoli salad pairs well with any barbecued chicken, grilled fish or pork chops.
Bring this appetizer to share at your next summer barbeque. Serve the fritters with some dipping options like salsa and non-fat plain Greek yogurt (a healthier substitute for sour cream).
Sweet potatoes are packed with important nutrients. Try this flavorful recipe, which puts a twist on traditional potato salad. To cut down even more on calories, try using less mayo when making this recipe.
Serve this healthy grilled chicken recipe at your next barbeque or picnic. It makes a great substitute for fried chicken or bratwursts. Your guests will appreciate a healthier option and will enjoy this slightly sweet and citrusy dish.
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*Estimates are rounded to the nearest 200 calories. An individual's calorie needs may be higher or lower than these average estimates. Developed from the 2010 US Dietary Guidelines for Americans.
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