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Pasta Salad for Leanne in a serving bowl.

Pasta Salad For Leanne

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By Penny B
My niece always makes a request for my pasta salad and it has become a ...
(3 ratings)
Single Serve Skinny Monkey Bread ready to be eaten.

Single Serve Skinny Monkey Bread!

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By Katie Fairless
If you love monkey bread (or just love the combination of biscuits, cinnamon, sugar, and ...
(3 ratings)
12 Baked Pumpkin Seed Breakfast bars on a wood cutting board.

Pumpkin Seed Breakfast Bars

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By Rebecca OWENS
LIke I say, Breakfast is important to me so this here Pumpkin Seed ...
Diplomat cream

Diplomat Cream

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By Annastiina Salonen
Diplomat cream is known as crème diplomat in French. It's a mix of pastry cream ...
Light German Chocolate Cake ready to be sliced.

Light German Chocolate Cake

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By Chelsea Mitcham
I love German chocolate cake, but it's just so fatty and full of calories. SOOOO ...
(1 rating)
Healthy Choice Tuna Melt on a plate.

Healthy Choice Tuna Melt

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By Lynda Hayes
I have always loved tuna melts. :) Lots of mayonnaise, cheese, and high carb bread. ...
(2 ratings)
Citrus shrimp salad

Citrus Shrimp

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By Michelle Bates-Phipps
This shrimp is light and delicious. We really enjoy it over a fresh salad with ...
Three Light and Easy Muffin Pan Omelets on a plate.

Light & Easy Muffin Pan Omelets

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By Joyce Newman
These little guys are light, low carb, and high protein! You can make a batch ...
(5 ratings)
Healthier Chicken & Dumplings Casserole

Lighter Chicken & Dumpling Casserole

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By Larry Cline
I was looking for a recipe to make, to celebrate having lost 100 pounds as ...
A bowl of Chunky Shrimp Gazpacho.

Chunky Shrimp Gazpacho

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By Roxane R.
My family first enjoyed this tasty dish when invited to a friend's private island in ...
(1 rating)

Chicken And Dumplings Low Carb

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By Elaine Bovender
It's so easy to become bored with broiled/baked meats and veggies when you're following a ...
(4 ratings)

Cuban Picadillo - Lite

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By Carolyn Haas
I like to tweak familiar recipes to lower the calories and Weight Watchers points. While ...
(1 rating)
Gazpacho in a bowl with basil and cheese on top.


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By Laura Roy
This recipe is from my mother and it has always been a summer favorite. It ...
(3 ratings)

Light And Flavourful Chicken Mushroom Soup

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By Elaine Douglas
I created this recipe on Dec. 24. After the Christmas feasting and celebrating it was ...
Crunchy filo pastry with a Greek cheese and greens filling.

Betty's Egg Free Spanakopita

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By Betty Bramanis
Fresh and delicous! Silky cheese and spinach and herbs baked in a flaky and ...
Lemon dressed fruit salad in a bowl with a sprig of mint.

Lemon Dressed Fruit Salad

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By Lori Redifer
This is a delicious, refreshing fruit salad that I made for a family reunion. ...
(2 ratings)
A bowl of light and fluffy mashed potatoes.

Light And Fluffy Mashed Potatoes

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By Kitchen Crew
These light and fluffy mashed potatoes will be a hit on your holiday table.
(1 rating)
Jello dessert just out of the refrigerator

Strawberry Tropical Fruit Gelatin Dessert

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By Elaine Bovender
I have been reviving the Jello desserts lately. I had forgotten how delicious these really ...

Cool & Refreshing Orange Pineapple Jello Dessert

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By Elaine Bovender
This is a very simple to make, light and refreshing dessert. It's great for ...
(1 rating)

Sweet And Tangy Cucumber Salad

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By Jeanne Benavidez
I love cucumbers and vinegar and this is just one of the many ways I ...

Bonnie's Golden Featherlight Cornbread

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By BonniE !
Every time I make this cornbread, a common comment is, "It tastes as good as ...

Homemade Hostess Twinkies

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By Kimmi Knippel (Sweet_Memories)
I have come across many recipes "pretending" to taste "just like" Hostess Twinkies. Like ...
(1 rating)

Catie's Island Tuna Salad

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By Catie B
I found this recipe many years ago and adapted it. During the years I made ...
(5 ratings)

Skinnytaste Make-over Corn Casserole

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By Roz Wenrich
Great for a lightened up corn casserole. My family just loves easy side dishes ...