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Foodie & Quick Recipes

What's your style? Choose between our delicious Foodie and Quick Recipes—whatever suits your taste and your timeline today. Each pair of recipes has something in common, whether it is main ingredient or the type of dish.

Foodie Recipe

Low Carb Lunchbox

Pack your lunch the night before to start your morning with little stress!

Quick Recipe

Healthy Back-to-School Lunch

Here's a healthy lunch that is quick, fun, and tasty. Your child (and you) will love it! You can modify portion sizes based on your child’s age and appetite. For example, an older child may need two mini-sandwiches.

Quick Recipe

Slow-Cooker Flank Steak Tacos

Pico de gallo is a fresh salsa made of diced tomato, onion, cilantro and green or jalapeño peppers. You can buy it freshly prepared in the produce section of most grocery stores. You can also top these tasty tacos with avocado and cheese if desired. Flank steak is a leaner cut of red meat.

Foodie Recipe

Grilled Chicken Caesar Kabobs

This tasty grilling recipe is also packed with vegetables. To make this dish even more colorful, add in some green and yellow pepper pieces on your kabobs.

Quick Recipe

Chicken Caesar Salad Lunch Wraps

If you are tired of the same boring sandwich for lunch, try this restaurant-style wrap. It’s packed full of flavor, low in carbs, and also gives you a serving of veggies. Use cooked rotisserie chicken from your grocery store for a time-saver.

Foodie Recipe

Crock Pot Veggie Soup

This soup makes a great vegetable side dish. Serve it alongside roasted chicken or fish. It freezes well, so you can save part of it for a later date if you’d like.

Quick Recipe

Roasted Baby Carrots

Roasting brings out the natural flavor and sweetness in these carrots. You could substitute tarragon for parsley here if desired.

Foodie Recipe

Pineapple Peach Sorbet

When fresh produce is in season, cut up and freeze the fruit yourself. Otherwise, you can find an abundance of frozen fruit in the grocer's freezer.Play around with other fruit combinations like mango-strawberry, peach-raspberry or pineapple-banana.

Quick Recipe

Pineapple Flax Gluten-Free Muffins

These muffins are kid-friendly and freeze well for a quick breakfast. If desired, you can try replacing the sugar in this recipe for a sugar substitute that's meant for baking to reduce the carbohydrate count.

Foodie Recipe

Garden Caprese Salad

Fresh mozzarella is found in the deli case or with the specialty cheeses. It is the perfect flavorful addition to this fresh summer salad!

Quick Recipe

Caprese Kabobs

This easy appetizer is perfect for summer and uses garden fresh ingredients. These kabobs are packed with flavor and low in carbohydrates. They also look beautiful on a serving platter and are sure to impress guests!

Foodie Recipe

Egg Souffle

This is a light and fluffy egg soufflé with added veggies.

Quick Recipe

Mini Veggie Frittatas

These frittatas make a quick and healthy breakfast! Experiment with different veggies, such as zucchini, asparagus or spinach.

Foodie Recipe

Low Sodium Sugar Free Pickles

These pickles will keep in the refrigerator for up to two months as long as they stay covered. Try this homemade pickle recipe instead of the sodium-packed pickles from the grocery store.

Quick Recipe

Simple Summer Cucumber and Tomato Salad

Don't let this simple salad fool you – it may be simple but it's also incredibly refreshing and delicious. It makes the perfect side at a summer barbecue!

Foodie Recipe

Guacamole Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

For an even shorter prep time, use store-bought guacamole to make this recipe.

Quick Recipe

Fresh Black Bean Salsa

This salsa is better than anything you will buy in a jar! It's delicious, quick, and uses all fresh ingredients that you might already have in your kitchen. If you don't want to serve it with chips, try it with cucumbers, celery or jicama. It would also make a great topping for tacos!

Foodie Recipe

BBQ Chicken Burgers

This burger recipe calls for ground chicken but lean ground turkey would also work well. Offer these healthier burgers as an option next time you host a barbecue!

Quick Recipe

Grilled Lime Chicken Fajitas

Chicken fajitas are one of the best choices when it comes to Mexican food because chicken is a lean protein and grilling is a healthy cooking method. Also, fajitas are topped with low-carb veggies like onions and green peppers.

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