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How to Make Perfectly Poached Chicken Breasts
Poached chicken breasts make for tender succulent chicken that you can use in many a chicken recipe, such as soup, pot pie or burritos. Or enjoy poached chicken plain and simple in a sandwich or on top of a salad.
You'll Be Licking This Yummy Pumpkin Smoothie...
This is like pumpkin pie in a glass, only without the fat and calories. Enjoy this healthy low fat pumpkin smoothie for a liquid breakfast, or enjoy as an energy-boosting liquid snack.
Savor Tasty Lemon Garlic Cod for a Satisfying...
Cod is a lean fish that also happens to be a good source of omega 3 fatty acids. Baked in the oven with a light drizzle of lemon, garlic, olive oil, a sliver of butter for added flavor, and fresh parsley, this is a wonderful way to enjoy a healthy fish dish.
Know Your Fats: Saturated, Unsaturated, and...
Dietary fat comes in different forms. Some fats are necessary and beneficial, others are not. Find out which fats to choose - sparingly - and which ones to avoid.
Succulent, Low-Fat Poached Chicken
Poached chicken is a wonderful way to eat succulent, low fat chicken. Enjoy poached chicken in salads, sandwiches, burritos and many other recipes that call for cooked chicken. Here's how to make poached chicken.
Chestnuts
Chestnuts are a perfect low fat holiday treat, once you figure out how to get through their tough exterior. The end result is well worth it: chestnuts are soft, sweet and delicious. Use them as a low fat snack or in soups and side dishes.
The Basics of Cooking Asparagus
Asparagus at the grocery stores is a sure sign of spring. Full of vitamins and antioxidants, asparagus is a nutritional power house. It fits well into a low fat diet, provided you don't smother it with high fat sauces. So how do we cook and eat this wonderful spring time vegetable so that it remains crisp yet tender?
You Won't Believe How Filling and Heavenly This...
A thick and satisfying low-fat broccoli soup that makes a delicious fall or winter lunch.
Baked Sweet Potatoes and Apples
An easy side dish of baked sweet potatoes and apples that's naturally low in fat and high in fiber.
Dress Up the Old Canned Pumpkin With 10 Stellar...
A collection of low fat pumpkin recipes, both savory and sweet, featuring canned or fresh pureed pumpkin.
A Short Guide on Egg Substitutes and a Useful...
Egg substitute is ideal for those who need to lower their intake of fat and cholesterol, but what exactly is egg substitute, and does it contain eggs?
Why MyPyramid Fell Short of Fostering Good Food...
MyPyramid, which in 2005 replaced the old food pyramid, was designed to be a personalized, interactive tool to be used in conjunction with food labels to help us make healthy low fat food choices. But would it impact the way we ate?
A Spinach Soup That Throws a Double Punch on...
A delicious and nutritious spinach soup that's perfect any time of the year. Enjoy with a dollop of fat-free sour cream of plain yogurt.
Common Meringue-Making Mistakes and How to...
With only a few ingredients, making a meringue ought to be simple, but there are some common mistakes to avoid to ensure perfect meringue every time.
10 Irresistible Low Fat Breakfast Meals You'll...
10 low fat breakfast options including hearty oatmeal, warm and delicious muffins, French toast and eggs.
Pumpkin Oatmeal
Pumpkin oatmeal packs a powerful low fat nutritional punch on cold dark mornings. It's like eating pumpkin pie for breakfast.
What You Still Need to Know About Trans Fats...
Once upon a time, all fats were bad. Now we talk about good fats, bad fats, possibly not-so-bad fats, and really bad fats. Confused? You're not alone.
Cheese Lovers, Have Your Cheese and Eat it Too
Surely cheese is off the menu if you're trying to eat low fat. Not necessarily. Cheese is a good source of protein, calcium and phosphorus, but it's also a major source of saturated fat in our diet. What should we do?
Doable Tips That Help You Bring Eggs Back to...
Can eggs be part of a low fat diet? What about the cholesterol in eggs? Are there any benefits to eating eggs?
What Foods to Lose and Choose When Ditching Fat
Low fat cooking becomes easier if low fat ingredients are on hand and temptation is out of the way. To change the way we cook and eat, we must first give our kitchens a low fat makeover. We can lose the habit of cooking with excess fat, or adding butter, cheese and sour cream at every opportunity if these items are replaced with low-fat or fat-free alternatives.
Pork for a Change?
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How Safe are Nonstick Coatings for Cooking?
Nonstick cookware is a necessity in any low fat kitchen. But questions have been raised about the safety of nonstick cookware because of PFOA, a chemical used in bonding non stick surfaces. DuPont, makers of Teflon-brand nonstick cookware, has come under particular scrutiny. Here's why.
10 Essential Changes for Adapting a Low Fat...
Perhaps one of your New Year's resolutions is to eat a healthier, low fat diet. Or perhaps you're reassessing your diet as spring or summer approach. Whatever the time of year, here are 10 ways to get you started, or back on track with a low fat diet in time for spring break or summer.
Roasted Broccoli Cauliflower Soup
A thick and satisfying broccoli and cauliflower soup that's perfect for a cold winter's day. Thick and creamy, this soup is surprisingly low in fat.
Give Boring Chicken the Boot With 5 Easy to...
Five quick and easy low-fat chicken breast recipes for any night of the week.
Flavor Infused Herbed Egg White and Spinach...
An ultra-healthy low-fat omelet that makes a perfect breakfast or light lunch for one. Serve with a spoonful of medium salsa and rustic whole grain bread.
Recipes to Get Your Low-Fat Menu Going
Links to a range of recipes, from beef to vegetarian, that will help you maintain a healthy low fat diet. See how low fat does not mean loss of flavor.
Apple Oatmeal Muffins
These moist apple oatmeal muffins make a great low fat snack or breakfast muffin.
Are You Going as Low as You Can Go with Your...
Ground beef can contain as much as 30 percent fat or as little as five percent fat, but many people are unclear as to what this means in terms of their own fat intake.
20 Practical Ways to Lose The Fat While Hardly...
Take 20 simple steps to lower the fat in your cooking. Low fat cooking is easier than you think.
Learn About Saturated Fats and How to...
Saturated fat raises blood cholesterol putting us at risk of heart disease and stroke. But what are the chief sources of saturated fat, and how can we reduce our intake?
Ridiculously Easy Steps to a Flawless Meringue...
Making a meringue seems daunting, but it's actually pretty straightforward, so long as you follow a few basic rules. Let's begin by gathering the ingredients and the equipment
The Secret to a Low Fat Sauce That's Makes the...
Creamy white sauces are delicious over vegetables, with pasta, or served with white meat. Traditionally, these sauces are high in fat. Learn how to make a low fat sauce that works just as well.
Just Sweet Enough, 4-Ingredient Roasted...
Enjoy a nutritious wedge of roasted butternut squash as a perfect fall or winter side dish. Glazed with a mix of orange juice and maple syrup, and sprinkled with cinnamon, you can enjoy a deliciously low fat vegetable treat.
Apple Phyllo Pie
Apple Phyllo Pie is a great low-fat alternative to regular apple pie. Crisp, flaky and delicious, this low fat apple phyllo pie can be enjoyed with a scoop of frozen low-fat yogurt or light ice cream.
Amazing Low Fat Chicken Parmesan - Like You...
Chicken Parmesan is a favorite dish of many, but it's often high in fat and calories. Here's a low fat chicken parmesan that's a little easier on the waistline.
6 Hard to Resist Low-Fat, Low-Calorie Soups...
Six low-fat, low-calorie soups for cold fall and winter days.
Semi-Homemade Applesauce Oatmeal Muffins...
A great wholesome applesauce oatmeal muffin that's delicious, nutritious and low in fat. Perfect for breakfast on the go or as a lunch box treat.
Butternut Squash and Pear Soup
A golden, velvety low-fat butternut squash and pear soup with just a mild hint of spice to complement the soup's inherent sweetness. Perfect for fall or winter.
This Basic Tuna and Rice Makes a Satisfying...
Need an easy, low-fat, quick, and healthy dinner that the kids will actually eat and that won't require a trip to the supermarket? Check out this recipe.
Whip Up Creamy, Satisfying Spinach and Ricotta...
Here's a delightfully quick and easy creamy low-fat pasta dish using low-fat ricotta cheese, fresh spinach and basil, and your favorite pasta.
Supremely Crunchy Low Fat Breaded Fish
Delicious white fish fillets coated in breadcrumbs and baked in the oven to make crunchy low-fat kid-pleasing breaded fish.
Low Fat Pumpkin-Banana Bread
A low fat pumpkin-banana bread using a small amount of heart-healthy canola oil instead of artery-clogging butter. A nice low fat treat for fall and Halloween.
Lighten up your Mac and Cheese
Almost everyone loves mac and cheese, but it's a high-fat, high-calorie dish that could use a makeover. I'll show you how easy it is to lighten this family favorite and add a nutritional boost or two while we're at it.
A Fresh Take on Getting a Flavorful, Moist...
Skinless chicken breasts can be tough, stringy, and bland. But they needn't be. Learn how to enjoy succulent, flavorful skinless chicken breasts.
Nearly From Scratch Low Fat Coleslaw Full of...
A quick and easy low fat coleslaw using ready-shredded coleslaw mix, fat-free mayonnaise, vinegar, mustard, sugar and celery seed.
6 Scrumptious Low Fat Smoothie Recipes
Fresh-fruit smoothies are the perfect way to enjoy a healthy dose of vitamins and minerals. They're a great way to kick-start your day.
Refreshingly Cooling and Delightful Strawberry...
Sorbet is virtually fat-free dessert, and a welcome treat on hot sunny days. This strawberry sorbet is made with fresh in-season strawberries, but when fresh strawberries are out of season, it's better to use frozen strawberries for maximum flavor.
Flavor Popping Low Fat Leek and Potato Soup...
Try some warming low fat leek and potato soup either on St. Patrick's Day or during the winter months.
Dig Into a Creamy Bowl of Cauliflower Soup...
A thick and warming low-fat cauliflower soup that's perfect for chilly fall or winter days.
This Refreshing Watermelon Smoothie Makes a...
A cool refreshing smoothie made with watermelon and yogurt.
Exceptionally Addictive Pumpkin Pancakes are a...
Pancakes are just about everybody's favorite breakfast, so add some seasonal flavor by adding pumpkin, cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg to make these delicious low fat pumpkin pancakes.
Pumpkin Cranberry Muffins
Pumpkin and cranberries pair well together in these delicious low fat fall muffins. Enjoy these pumpkin cranberry muffins with a morning cup of coffee or as a tea time treat.
Incredibly Satisfying Low-Fat Carrot and Sweet...
A mildly spicy low fat carrot and sweet potato soup that makes a satisfying lunch or beginning to a fall or Thanksgiving dinner.
Low Fat Cream of Pumpkin Soup
A luscious, velvety cream of pumpkin soup that's low in fat and full of flavor. This low fat cream of pumpkin soup is ideal as a prelude to a full Thanksgiving dinner or simply as a seasonal lunch.
Mindless Eating by Brian Wansink
Mindless Eating is a fascinating look at some of the reasons we eat more than we think. For many, eating has less to do with appetite and more to do with hidden cues that keep us reaching for more, long after we're full.
Amazingly Simple Low Fat Blueberry Muffins with...
Warm blueberry muffins fresh from the oven are hard to beat. Try these low fat blueberry muffins for breakfast or as part of a low fat brunch.
Melt in Your Mouth Low Fat Crockpot Chicken and...
A low fat crockpot chicken and vegetable stew that will fill your kitchen with a wonderful aroma and be waiting for you when you return home from work, late-afternoon shopping or school.
Take the Guess Work from Figuring Out the Trans...
How can foods containing hydrogenated oils be labeled trans-fat-free or display 0g trans fats?
10 Ways to Use Low Fat Yogurt
Low Fat or nonfat yogurt makes a great substitute for cream and other full-fat dairy products in all kinds of low fat recipes. Here are 10 ways to use low fat yogurt.
Moist and Fluffy Whole Wheat Pancakes Made From...
Make a healthier breakfast by whipping up some low-fat whole-wheat pancakes that are light, fluffy and delicious. Enjoy with some maple syrup or some fruit compote, but steer well clear of butter and cream.
These Moist and Addictive Low Fat Banana...
There's nothing quite like a warm, fresh banana muffin. Enjoy these low-fat banana muffins for breakfast or a mid-morning snack.
Pear Tart
A crispy base of phyllo dough topped with sliced fresh pears makes a delicious low fat dessert.
Like Grandma Made It Shepherd's Pie
A low fat version of Shepherd's Pie, a traditional English comfort-food classic, made with extra-lean ground beef, vegetables and topped with potato.
Erase Butter and Margarine Concerns by Learning...
Is butter better or worse for us than margarine? Neither is ideal, especially if we following a low fat diet.
How to Turn Ordinary Cake Mix into Extraordinar...
Make cakes and muffins from store-bought cake mixes with far less fat and cholesterol with these simple suggestions.
A Bowl of This Robust Turkey Chili Equals...
Low fat turkey chili makes an ideal family supper on cold nights or on game day. Serve with a dollop of fat-free sour cream or yogurt on top.
How to Eat Low Fat on a Budget
With food prices soaring, can we really afford to eat low fat? The answer is yes, with some planning. Find out how to shave dollars off your grocery bill, yet still manage to eat low fat.
Pumpkin Bites
Neither a cookie nor a muffin, these delectable, low-fat pumpkin bites are perfect for lunch boxes or as after-school treats. Sweet yet nutritious, these low fat pumpkin bites are a real kid pleaser.
Spinach and Pear Salad
A delicious fall salad of baby spinach, ripe Bartlett pears, raisins and a sprinkling of heart-healthy walnuts.
Dump the Fried Stuff for an Oven-Fried Chicken...
Make satisfyingly crunchy fried chicken without a frying pan. This oven-fried chicken recipe is a great low-fat option for fried-chicken lovers.
Useful Tips to Satisfy a Beefy Burger Craving...
You don't have to give up beef in your burgers. Find out how to make moist, flavorful low fat burgers using lean and extra-lean ground beef.
These Blueberry Scones Will Spare Your Waist...
A store-bought blueberry scone can be more than 400 calories. so why not make your own at home where you can control the ingredients and the portion size. These blueberry scones make a great low-fat, low-calorie treat at well under under 100 calories per scone.
What is Nonstick Cooking Spray?
Nonstick cooking spray is a godsend to many a cook, especially those trying to eat low fat. Replacing the need for copious amounts of oil or butter in cooking, nonstick cooking spray is meant to offer a virtually fat-free way to cook food.
Adopting a Low Fat Lifestyle - A Low Fat Makeover
How do we change the way we think about food, and eat a healthier, low fat diet? We need to give ourselves a low fat makeover.
Top 10 Low Fat Kitchen Pantry Must Haves for...
Many low fat products lack taste and texture. Here are my top 10 picks of low fat foods or kitchen staples that are excellent low fat or reduced fat options.
Make Pizza Night Easy With This Basic Low Fat...
Pizza may not be a health food, but if you top it with fresh, healthy ingredients, it can certainly be part of a healthy diet. Here's a great recipe for a basic pizza dough that happens to be virtually fat free. How you top it is up to you.
A Reliable Basic Low Fat Pancake Recipe for a...
If you have flour, eggs, nonfat milk and sugar in your kitchen, you make these basic low fat pancakes, which taste so much better than those made from a box of mix, or worse, frozen pancakes.
Pumpkin Oatmeal Muffins
For a healthy morning snack, or if you're grabbing breakfast on the run, try these delicious low fat pumpkin oatmeal muffins.
Which Fats Should I Eat?
We need to eat dietary fat for a variety of reasons, but which ones should we eat? Choose mostly unsaturated fats. Here are some good examples.
What You Need to Know About Trans Fats
What are trans fats or hydrogenated fats? Why are trans fats thought to be worse than saturated fats? And how can we find out which foods have trans fats hidden in them?
Baked Pumpkin Pasta
Here's a great low fat vegetarian dish of baked pumpkin pasta, using penne pasta, pumpkin puree, part-skim ricotta cheese, zucchini, and a subtle blend of herbs.
Easy and Healthy Homemade Tomato Basil Soup
A quick and easy, low-fat, low-calorie tomato basil soup that makes a great lunch or appetizer any time of the year.
4 Easy Tweaks That Will Instantly Make Beef...
Beef is a source of saturated fat and cholesterol. Can we still eat beef and follow a low-fat diet? The answer is yes, so long as you bear a few things in mind.
Fancy, Tasty Low Fat Crêpes are No...
Basic crêpes are simple to make. These low fat crêpes are made with nonfat milk, only one egg and absolutely no butter. Eat them with a little confectioners sugar and a squeeze of lemon, or fill them with low fat ingredients such as yogurt and fruit, and roll them up.
This Tasty Southwestern Quinoa Salad Will Make...
Quinoa is the grain of choice in this delicious low-fat southwestern-style salad. Enjoy as a light main dish or as an accompaniment to chicken, pork or shrimp.
Awesome, Full-Fat Tasting Macaroni and Cheese
The secrets to this low fat macaroni and cheese are no butter, fat-free milk and reduced fat extra-sharp cheese, yet you still get a nice, creamy texture and a delicious cheesy flavor.
Low Fat Crustless Pumpkin Pie
Low fat crustless pumpkin pie is perfect for those who want all the taste of pumpkin pie without the main source of fat. It's almost like a slice of pumpkin custard.
Real Chocolatey Goodness in a Low Fat Chocolate...
These delicious low fat chocolate chip cookies have half the fat of regular chocolate chip cookies yet taste just as decadent. Using cocoa powder and miniature chocolate chips, the chocolate taste is just as intense.
Never Again Get Confused About Saturated Fats...
One way to cut saturated fat in our diets is to choose liquid oils over solid fats, but cooking oils are not saturated-fat-free.
Savory Chicken Breasts
These low fat savory chicken breasts are perfect for the broiler or grill.
Low Fat Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce
A delicious low fat recipe for chicken satay with a creamy peanut sauce.
Broiled Portobello Mushrooms
Meaty and filling, broiled portobello mushrooms are delicious on their own with a green salad or in a whole-grain bun or pita.
Creamy Low Fat Fish Pie With Mashed Potato...
Enjoy a light and fluffy potato-topped creamy fish pie that's filling, delicious and low in fat. This low fat fish pie is comfort food at its lightest and best.
6 Ways to Eat Healthy and Lose Weight
There is no magic bullet, or pill, when it comes to sensible, sustainable weight loss. Sure, there are products out there that will help you lose some weight
Should You Eat Shrimp as Part of a Low Fat Diet?
Shrimp are high in cholesterol, so should we include them as part of a low fat diet?
Is Healthy Eating Too Expensive?
Researchers at the University of Washington found that eating healthy can cost families an extra $2,000 a year to meet dietary guidelines.
10 Things To Stop Doing If You Want To Eat Low...
You might want to eat low fat to lose weight, or perhaps to address a medical condition. Here are 10 things you need to stop doing if you want to eat low fat. Some may seem obvious, but others may be surprising. Find out what may be sabotaging your low fat diet.
Mushroom Risotto
A satisfyingly filling yet low fat creamy mushroom risotto you'll want to make again and again.
Low Fat Mini Muffin Chicken Meatloaves with...
These tasty low fat mini chicken meatloaves are a great way to exercise portion control. They're also ideal if you're cutting back on red meat.
Poached Pears
A classic fall dessert that's naturally low fat.
Low Fat Cooking Quiz - On Fat
How much do you know about fat? Try this quiz on fats from your Low Fat Cooking Guide
What Does Fat Free Really Mean?
: What Does Fat Free Really Mean? When a product is labeled fat free, does this mean there is literally
Rotisserie Chicken
There are countless low fat ways to use a rotisserie chicken. Discover 10 ways to use a rotisserie chicken right here.
Feel Good Chicken and Black Bean Soup That Hits...
A spicy and delicious low fat chicken and black bean soup recipe. Serve with non-fat sour cream and baked tortillas.
A Week of Quick and Easy Healthy, Low-Fat Dinners
Plan ahead and get what you need to make these five healthy, low-fat dinners for the coming week. There's plenty of variety, and the whole family will love these easy-to-make meals.
Healthier Applesauce and Oatmeal Pancakes
Just about everybody loves pancakes. Add a little fiber to yours by making these yummy low-fat applesauce oatmeal pancakes.
Healthy Pasta Recipes for all Seasons
A collection of light and delicious pasta dishes the whole family will enjoy from salads to comfort food, and featuring pastas of different shapes and sizes.
Your New Go-to Low Fat Vegetable Lasagna
Try this healthy and nutritious low fat vegetable lasagna made with garden vegetables and fat-free ricotta cheese. It's a great low fat vegetarian option any time of the week.
Glazed Pork Medallions
A quick and easy dish of glazed pork medallions, cut from pork tenderloin, one of the leanest meats apart from skinless chicken breasts.
Healthier Zucchini Muffins with Raisins and...
These low fat zucchini muffins are perfect for breakfast on the go or a mid-morning snack.
Spring Vegetable Soup
Make the most of seasonal vegetables and make a delicious low fat, low calorie spring vegetable soup.
Fool Everyone with These Delectable Light...
Chocolate chip cookies are just about everybody's favorite cookie, and the undoing of many a dieter or healthy eater. So why not adjust your recipes a little and enjoy a lighter chocolate chip cookie that's still worth savoring.
Low Fat Chicken Caesar Salad
A low fat, tangy Caesar salad dressing is the key to cutting fat and calories in this chicken salad.
Low Fat Slow Cooker Pot Roast With Carrots and...
A meltingly delicious low fat pot roast made with a lean cut of beef and loaded with vegetables.
Low Fat Chicken Enchiladas You'll Be Proud to...
Creamy, low fat chicken enchiladas using shredded cooked chicken, back beans, sweet corn, salsa and a blend of low fat yogurt and reduced fat sour cream.
Banana Bread Pudding
This banana bread pudding has to be one of my favorite cold-weather desserts. It's warm, comforting and happens to be low fat. What more could you want?
Baked Cod Provencal
Cod Provencal is an easy-to-prepare low fat supper for any night of the week.
Low Calorie Banana Bread Never Tasted This Good
Here's a healthier version of banana bread that reduces the amount of fat and sugar, and replaces half the flour content with with whole wheat flour. The end result is still a delicious banana bread fit for any tea table.
Lentil and Black Bean Soup
If you want any proof that low fat can be satisfying, try this hearty and nutritious Lentil and Black Bean Soup, which makes a perfect lunch option in the cold winter months.
Salmon and Asparagus in Foil Packets
Enjoy this heart-healthy salmon and asparagus in foil. Salmon is a great source of omega-3 fatty acids, which help protect against heart disease. This dish derives a little under 31% of its calories from fat, so still fits in well with a low fat diet.
Crockpot Beef Stew
An easy-to-prepare, low-fat beef stew that cooks all day in the crockpot.
Chicken and Leek Soup
A delicious and fragrant broth-based chicken and leek soup that's low fat and low calorie, with sweet onion, carrot and celery.
A Fantastic Low Fat Spinach Dip They'll Rave...
Are you looking for low fat dips to serve at your next gathering? Try this low fat spinach dip. Serve with fresh veggies or baked pita chips.
Spiced Crock-Pot Chicken and Chickpea Stew With...
A sweet and mildly spiced crockpot chicken and chickpea stew that makes a delicious low fat fall or winter supper.
Roasted Zucchini Rounds
A tasty, healthy snack of roasted zucchini rounds topped with breadcrumbs and shredded parmesan.
Get a Thumbs Up for These Delicious Low Fat...
Enjoy low fat mashed sweet potatoes by leaving out the butter and adding flavor in other ways. Here, I use orange juice, a little brown sugar, plus cinnamon and ginger.
Minestrone Soup
Nothing beats a bowl of soup on a cold day, and this naturally low fat minestrone soup, which apparently means big soup, is no exception. Chock-full of vegetables, pasta and beans, this minestrone soup is indeed a big soup -- a meal in itself, especially when accompanied by some crusty whole-grain bread.
Scrumptious Low Fat Brownies Even the Kids Will...
These low fat brownies make a wonderfully chocolately treat. Served warm with a glass of cold milk, they taste just heavenly.
Lentil Soup
A warming, nutritious, high-fiber, low fat lentil soup that's perfect for cold fall or winter days.
Comforting Slow Cooker Vegetable Stew (Only 10...
Come home to a delicious, low-fat vegetable stew that you can prepare early in the day and forget about. Enjoy with some whole grain rolls.
Pureed Carrot, Tomato, and Zucchini Soup with...
When it's cold outside, there's nothing like a pot of homemade soup to help take the chill off. Try a nice warming bowl of carrot, tomato and zucchini soup, spiced with some fresh, peppery cilantro.
Flavorful Low Fat Chili with Extra-Lean Beef...
Serve this hearty low fat chili to a crowd during the play-offs or on Superbowl Sunday. The best part is, they won't be able to tell it's low fat.
Carrot and Zucchini Soup
Perfect for fall, this autumn-hued carrot and zucchini soup is thick, hearty and delicious yet also low in fat. Pureeing the vegetables makes for wonderfully filling soup. No cream necessary!
Low and Slow Cooking (aka Crockpot Cooking)...
Dust off your slow cooker, or crockpot, and make some delicious, satisfying low-fat meals the whole family can enjoy. In most cases, no added fat is required.
Delicious Low Fat Lemon Blueberry Loaf
A low fat lemon blueberry loaf that's perfect for a mid-morning snack or afternoon tea.
Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies With Cinnamon and...
Who can resist holiday cookies? If you like oatmeal raisin cookies, try these festive low fat cookies, which use cranberries instead of raisins.
Pumpkin Squares
These little pumpkin squares are light and airy, and belie the fact that they're low fat. Add a little bit of decadence with a sprinkling of mini chocolate chips.
Light Blueberry Crisp With Brown Sugar
Make the most of plump fresh blueberries in this delicious yet light blueberry crisp for a delightful summer dessert. Enjoy this light blueberry crisp with a low-fat custard sauce, some frozen vanilla yogurt or a dollop of fat-free whipped topping.
Apple Crisp
Apple crisp is a warming, comforting dessert that's perfect in the cool fall and winter months. Keep it low fat by using just a little butter for the crisp topping.
Low Fat Carrot Muffins Your Kids Will Love
Enjoy these moist and delicious morning glory muffins at breakfast or as an afternoon teatime treat.
Classic, Easy Irish Soda Bread as Close to...
If you're planning a low fat St Patrick's Day feast, try this traditional Irish Soda Bread recipe. It's easy to make and requires only a few basic ingredients.
Is Chocolate Really Good for You?
Chocolate is neither low fat nor low calorie, but its high flavonoid content may be good for your heart. Most of these antioxidant compounds are destroyed in processing, however.
Healthy Baked Chicken and Rice With Tomatoes...
A quick and easy low fat chicken and rice dish that's easy to prepare any night of the week.
Low Fat Apple Recipes for Fall
A collection of low-fat apple recipes for fall.
Curried Chick Peas and Tomatoes over Rice
A super-fast low-fat vegetarian meal of curried chick peas and tomatoes is a snap to put together; a great healthy meal for a busy weeknight.
How to Make Peanut Butter a Healthy Part of a...
Peanut butter is hardly a low-fat food, but a peanut butter sandwich using whole grain bread, or some apples with a peanut butter dip can make a nutritious snack. So the question is: should we really eat peanut butter if we're eating low fat?
Quinoa and Edamame Salad
Low in saturated fat, this healthy and nutritious salad can work as a vegetarian main dish salad or as a side salad. Quinoa is considered a supergrain, which contains more protein than wheat, rice or millet.
Mini Pumpkin Pies
These tiny little pumpkin pies make the perfect portion-sized dessert on Thanksgiving. Find out the secret to their low fat and calorie content.
Quinoa-Stuffed Peppers
A light and tasty vegetarian dish of quinoa-stuffed peppers. Filled with high-fiber, high-protein quinoa, mushrooms, onions, carrots and spinach, these peppers are a healthy and nutritious delight.
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