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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

Sweet Potato Baskets with Eggs

These elegant and delicious baskets would be perfect for a Sunday brunch or holiday. This recipe provides lean protein from the egg beaters and a healthy carbohydrate source from the sweet potatoes.

Quick Recipe

Open-Faced Sweet Potato “Sandwich”

You can use this method with any sandwich fillings. Try sliced tomato, basil, and fresh mozzarella cheese, or try ham with spinach and muenster cheese.

Foodie Recipe

Greek Salad Pizza

You can serve this with homemade tzatziki sauce. Grate 1 small cucumber and 1 clove garlic into 1/2 cup nonfat, plain Greek yogurt and mix to make it.

Quick Recipe

Greek Chicken Salad

Want to eat a restaurant-style salad at home? This Greek Chicken Salad is packed full of flavor and easily meets the goal of making half your plate veggies with the lettuce, tomatoes and cucumbers.

Foodie Recipe

Mighty Greens Gazpacho

Any dark leafy green would work great in this soup. Get creative and enjoy this nutrition-packed lower carbohydrate side dish.

Quick Recipe

Garlic Sautéed Spinach and Kale

Are you tired of the same boring vegetables every night and need a change? Are you not sure how to cook kale or spinach? Try this delicious and easy dish for a nutritious addition to your dinner. Leafy greens are packed full of vitamins and fiber, and are low in calories and carbs.

Foodie Recipe

Low-Carb Artichoke Chicken Wraps

These are a great make-ahead item for your lunchbox.

Quick Recipe

Baked Chicken with Artichoke Topping

Chicken is a lean protein source and should make up a quarter of your plate. People complain of getting bored with chicken, but try this recipe for chicken that's bursting with flavor.

Foodie Recipe

Kale Pesto Salmon

Salmon is packed with heart-healthy omega-3 fats. Serve up this dish with roasted green beans and your favorite whole grain such as quinoa, farro or wild rice.

Quick Recipe

Seared Tuna with Pesto Sauce

You should eat at least 2 servings of fish, such as tuna, every week for good heart health. Many people are intimidated to make fish, but this recipe proves that cooking fish is both easy and delicious!

Foodie Recipe

Toasted Quinoa and Cabbage Salad

You can use any color quinoa for this salad, but red quinoa will give it a nice pop of color. Quinoa is not only a whole grain, but it also provides some protein.

Quick Recipe

Quinoa with Cranberries and Pine Nuts

Quinoa is a whole-grain that can be used in place of rice in many recipes. It is higher in protein than other grains and is also a good source of fiber.

Foodie Recipe

Walnut Lentil Salad

This is a great salad to use up veggies in your fridge. Try adding chopped cucumber, broccoli, peapods or carrots to this salad. You could also try mixing in leftover proteins like grilled chicken, shrimp or tofu.

Quick Recipe

Mixed Greens with Cranberries, Bacon and Walnuts

Walnuts are the only nut to provide an excellent source of heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids. This salad would be a great starter for a homemade Valentine's Day dinner.

Foodie Recipe

Whole Grain Chicken and Waffles

Here's a lighter version of a usually deep-fried, high carbohydrate, high-calorie meal. Note that you'll need a waffle iron to make this dish.

Quick Recipe

Spinach and Mushroom Stuffed Chicken

This dish is a good source of protein and also provides some veggies. While quick to prepare, it has an elegant look to it, and guests are sure to be impressed by the presentation and taste!

Foodie Recipe

Papardelle Vegetable “Pasta” Carbonara

In this recipe, you use a vegetable peeler to make carrot and zucchini ribbons, which make a great lower-carb substitute for pasta.

Quick Recipe

Chickpea Pasta with Roasted Vegetables

This delicious dish uses a new type of pasta made from chickpeas. The pasta is loaded with fiber, lower in carbs, gluten-free, and has a lower glycemic index.

Foodie Recipe

Salmon and Arugula Wraps

These wraps make for a light and tasty appetizer. You can also make them with leftover grilled or baked salmon.

Quick Recipe

Chicken Lettuce Wraps

This quick, restaurant-style dish is full of veggies and protein. Plus – you won't believe how easy it is to make! Add some chopped cashews for an added crunch, if desired.

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