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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

Rosemary Roasted Cornish Game Hen

Cornish game hens are a type of miniature chicken and can make a unique holiday meal. If you can't find cornish game hens in the grocery store, you can make this same recipe with bone-in chicken breasts.

Quick Recipe

Braised Herbed Chicken

Need a quick, easy and healthy dinner? This is the meal for you. It only takes a few minutes to prepare and then simmers for 30 minutes for a delicious flavor that will have your house smelling delightful too.

Foodie Recipe

Kale and Quinoa Salad

It is ideal to dress this salad and let it sit at room temperature for about 30 minutes to let the kale wilt a bit and absorb the dressing. Toss again just before serving.

Quick Recipe

Sautéed Kale with Turkey Bacon

Kale has become a popular superfood because it is packed with vitamin A, vitamin C, potassium and fiber. It is also low in carb, so it won’t raise blood sugars too much. If you are in a hurry, you can buy kale already chopped in bags at most grocery stores.

Foodie Recipe

Greek Yogurt Chocolate Mousse

Making dessert for a special occasion? This satisfying dessert can be prepared ahead of time and refrigerated. Just before serving, portion it out and top with the whipped topping.

Quick Recipe

Mini Chocolate Tarts

Mini-desserts are a great way to work in treats without too many carbs or calories. These little tarts are perfect for a holiday party too!

Foodie Recipe

Baked Apple Chips

Experiment using other fruits such as pears to make these chips.

Quick Recipe

Power Snack Mix

Dried fruit is high in carbs so using a little bit, like in this recipe, can be a good way to add a sweet and fruity taste without too many carbs. This snack mix can appeal to both kids and adults!

Foodie Recipe

Twice Baked Butternut Squash

You can also make this same recipe with small sugar pumpkins or acorn squash instead of butternut squash.

Quick Recipe

Winter Squash with Oat and Walnut Crumble Topping

The huge timesaver in this recipe is using frozen winter squash, which is surprisingly delicious. This makes a great fall side dish. If you don't like squash, you could substitute sweet potatoes for it in this recipe.

Foodie Recipe

Pumpkin Quiche with Quinoa Crust

Ensure you are using canned pumpkin and not pumpkin pie filling, which has a lot of added sugars.

Quick Recipe

Harvest Pumpkin Soup

Nothing says fall like pumpkin soup! Pumpkin is lower in carbohydrate than other starchy vegetables, and is high in vitamin A and fiber. Serve this soup with a large salad for a complete meal.

Foodie Recipe

Roasted Pear Sauce

There is no reason to buy store-bought apple sauce when you can make this easy gourmet pear sauce at home in no time.

Quick Recipe

Pear Salad with Walnuts and Goat Cheese

This tasty fall salad has the perfect combination of sweet and salty from the crisp pears and creamy goat cheese.

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!

Foodie Recipe

Rajas Poblanos and Skirt Steak Tacos

If you can't find poblano peppers in the grocery store, you can use green or red bell peppers in this recipe instead.

Quick Recipe

Slow-Cooker Flank Steak Tacos

Flank steak is a leaner cut of red meat. You can also top these tasty tacos with avocado and cheese if desired.

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. Use cooked rotisserie chicken from your grocery store to save time.

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