Light And Fresh Recipes

Fresh Finds

Spring clean your diet with this collection of spring recipes your family will love.


Acapulco Avocado Salad

By Gloria Gasperson'Giddings
This is a great summertime salad for you out there that are always trying to keep...

ALL GOOD FOR ME - BREAKFAST SANDWICH

By Beth M.
From a favorite nearby cafe, I go to get his Breakfast Sandwich, and this has got...

Asian Lettuce Wraps

By carla mackey
I started the Ideal Protein protocol and needed to get creative with ways to eat 8...

Asian Raisin Spring Veggie Salad

By Lori McLain
A special salad with the colors of Spring flowers just makes me happy sometimes ....and a...

Asparagus and Tomatoes

By Katrina Freed
Fast, simple, healthy, and delicious!

Awesome Maple-Balsamic Blue Cheese Pear Salad

By Sher Bird
This is an AWESOME, fabulous salad! The dressing is made with real maple syrup, and...

Baked Frittata

By Gina Sprenkel
Delicious and calorie/cholesterol friendly. You can hardly tell that egg substitute was used when eating this...

Baked Whole Chicken with Spring Vegetables

By Andy Anderson !
I played around with this today. Tried a few chickens, and this is what I came...

Balsamic Quinoa Salad

By Deni Elwood
Made this up when I was trying to think of things to make when my Vegan...

Becky's Fresh Vegetable Salad

By Kathy Joppie
This recipe is from my Aunt. I have made this many times and everyone loves it.

Beef and Artichoke Salsa Tacos

By G F
This is a taco I prepare in some form at least every week.

Berry Berry Good Salad

By Sherri Williams
I love any and all salads. I made this salad last night for friends at...

Black Bean and Mandarin Orange Salad

By Gretchen ***
This is a light and refreshing salad that goes well with grilled chicken or pork.

Black Bean, Corn, Mang-Cado Salsa

By Dee Stillwell
For the past few years, I have been living a healthier lifestyle, eating mostly complex carbs,...

Blueberry Zucchini Bread

By Sandra Woodbury
Wonderful zucchini bread! My family loves it. Great for snacking, dessert, or breakfast.

Bread and Butter Pickles

By Barbara Alden
I don't remember where this recipe came from. But this is my all-time favorite. So...

Breakfast Brunch Salad

By Sharon Whitley
I don't like many traditional breakfast foods. This is one of those perfect alternatives. It's good,...

Broccoli Crunch Salad With a Parmesan Twist

By Mary Kay Nugent
Light, crisp, savory, and sweet are the words that come to mind when I describe this...

Bruschetta

By Kristine Pruitt
I came up with this recipe when I lived in Los Angeles, CA. It makes...

Bruschetta Caprese With Balsamic Vinegar Reduction

By Tammy T
My youngest daughter Laura and I made this together last night without a recipe to go...

Calico Salsa

By TERRI OPGENORTH
I got this recipe from a friend when I went to visit. I have tweaked...

Caprese Salad With Quinoa and Brown Rice

By Peggy O'Brien
This is a healthy variation of a Caprese salad with quinoa and brown rice. I decided...

Cheesy Bacon Ranch Tomato Pie

By Lora DiGs
My garden was full of these beautiful tomatoes so it was time to make a tomato...

Cheesy Pasta and Veggie Frittata

By nancy mackel
My family loves spaghetti but I always make too much pasta. This is a great way...
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