Did you give up thick rich chowder in order to lose weight? Bring the satisfying flavors of chowder back into your life with a few healthy recipe tweaks. Fat goes flying out the window when you replaceContinue reading...
Who doesn't love wedge salads? They're retro cool and topped with decadent ingredients. But their calorie counts often leave something to be desired. My swap, on the other hand, is just as guilt-free as it is hip and delicious!Continue reading...
This delectable Spicy Shrimp Salad may be served as an appetizer, a first course, or in the Thai way - in a separate bowl along with the main meal. Delicious vegetarian options prove the versatility of the recipe. Make it your way today with the amount of Thai spice that is perfect for you.Continue reading...
dir="ltr">Chili cook-offs are occurring all over the nation today for National Chili Day, with everyone searching for the best chili recipe to satisfy the taste buds...and the body! Join in on the festivities in your own kitchen with these favorite chili recipes.Continue reading...
Even if you don't typically rise and shine, biting into a fruity, low-calorie scone will certainly brighten up your morning. (Coffee helps too.)Continue reading...
Some nights it can be difficult to think about cooking - even though you know that your health is too important to let the fast food lane drive your calorie log. Using fresh or reconstituted from dried mushrooms, this quick and healthy Mushroom Sauté is on the table in a matter of minutes.Continue reading...
Have you ever made meatloaf in a muffin tin? Portion-controlled perfection! Bonus: These li'l cheese-topped loaves reheat very well...Continue reading...
Craving chocolate? Bypass that bag of calorie dense chips, bars, and boxes of chocolates. It's easy to make your own sugar-free chocolate! This Valentine's Day, heat up a special treat for your whole family and make this naturally good recipe.Continue reading...
This may be one of the best date-night dishes you can whip up for your sweetie: chicken stuffed with yumminess and smothered in creamy sauce! It's one of my favorite HG recipes, and I know you'll love it too...
When company comes, make an impression and keep an eye on the calories with this deliciously beautiful meal. Roasted Lemon Chicken is quickly oven ready. Serve simply with freshly steamed green beans and a colorful salad.Continue reading...
How does this STACK up against the original Big Mac? It's just as delicious but has less than half the calories and a tiny fraction of the fat! Portabella mushroom caps are amazing burger swaps...Continue reading...
Just when you think you know all your National food days, one more springs up on you. Today, celebrate National Homemade Soup Day by whipping up one of the warm, veggie-packed bowls below. They are all low-fat and simple to make, coloring up your plate with a variety of nutrients despite using minimal ingredients. The best part? The flavorful water in each bowl leaves you satisfied for less calories. Choose your favorites, take a look at our soup and stew cooking tips, and give them a go!Continue reading...
Confession: I don’t watch football. Missing out on Super Bowl festivities, however, is not an option, especially with three brothers who have planned every single detail of a Super Bowl party and asked (very politely) that I be in charge of the food. How could I say no? Instead of the high and empty-calorie snacks and wings they would likely buy, I could make a variety of easy-to-make nutritious bites. If you’re still scrambling for a few snack ideas today, all of these are quick and nutrient dense, giving you more time to join in the fun instead of being stuck in the kitchen. Go team!
Today begins the 15 day celebration of the Chinese Year of the Horse! Join in on the fun with this quick, easy, and deliciously low calorie recipe for Steamed Whole Fish. If your fish monger only carries filets, no problem!Continue reading...
For many of us, veggies don't make it to the plate until lunch or dinner. That sort of thinking is what landed many of us at Calorie Count in the first place. It's easy to blast right past the recommended minimum servings of vegetables and reach your weight and health goals when you start your day with this delicious breakfast.Continue reading...
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