Weight-Loss Recipes

Healthy weight-Loss means different things for different people. That's why we've collected recipes whether you're looking for low-carb, low-fat or low-calorie. Find recipes that suit your weight-loss goals, right here.

Grilled Jalapeno Tuna Steaks
JasLak

Grilled Jalapeno Tuna Steaks

These tuna steaks are marinated with the flavors of jalapeno, garlic, and lime.

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Wild and Brown Rice
munchmn

Wild and Brown Rice

This hearty pilaf, made with wild and brown rice, carrots, celery, onion, and herbs, makes an excellent side dish with game birds. It can be prepared ahead of time and microwaved just prior to serving.

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Crisp Marinated Cucumbers
mistyaikin

Crisp Marinated Cucumbers

Sliced cucumbers and sweet onion marinate in a sweet and tangy combination of vinegar and sugar in this refreshing salad.

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Fennel Coleslaw
Clarissa

Fennel Coleslaw

Triple sec liqueur adds a hint of sweet orange flavor to a colorful slaw made of red and green cabbage tossed with thinly sliced fennel and topped with a sprinkle of pine nuts.

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Berry Fruit Salad
faulknor

Berry Fruit Salad

Fresh berries with a touch of sugar are easily packed into resealable containers for a refreshing lunch box dessert.

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LaWanna's Mango Salsa on Tilapia Fillets
Allen Goforth

LaWanna's Mango Salsa on Tilapia Fillets

Fruity salsa made with pineapple, grape tomatoes, strawberries, kiwifruit, and mango makes a colorful topping for pan-fried tilapia fillets. It's a perfect light supper for a hot summer's evening.

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Aloo Gobi Masala (Cauliflower and Potato Curry)
vburrito

Aloo Gobi Masala (Cauliflower and Potato Curry)

This is a traditional Indian cauliflower and potato curry recipe.

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Tequila-Lime Pork Tenderloin
celeste

Tequila-Lime Pork Tenderloin

A wonderful overnight marinade gives your pork tenderloin a wonderful lime-grilled flavor. You can also grill one tenderloin and freeze the other for future use.

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Szechwan Shrimp
FOODGU1

Szechwan Shrimp

Don't let some of the ingredients fool you--this spicy shrimp makes a simple, impressive dish, which I usually make for company. For more or less heat, adjust amount of red pepper. Serve over hot steamed rice.

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Quinoa and Black Beans
3LIONCUBS

Quinoa and Black Beans

Whether you're trying quinoa for the first time or just trying a new recipe for quinoa, this mixture of quinoa, black beans, corn, and spices will make this dish a new favorite.

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Braised Balsamic Chicken
MOONANDBACK

Braised Balsamic Chicken

Rich, slightly sweet balsamic vinegar intensifies the flavors of tomato and herbs in this chicken saute.

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Fluffy French Toast
Bonnie Molleston

Fluffy French Toast

This French toast recipe is different because it uses flour. I have given it to some friends and they've all liked it better than the French toast they usually make!

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Homemade Black Bean Veggie Burgers
LAURENMU

Homemade Black Bean Veggie Burgers

Quick and easy black bean burgers, spiced up with chili sauce, cumin, garlic and chili powder. A tasty alternative to the frozen kind.

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Roasted Garlic Cauliflower
SHELLERY

Roasted Garlic Cauliflower

Tender roasted cauliflower tossed in olive oil and garlic is topped with Parmesan and cheese and broiled until golden brown.

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Sarah's Applesauce
PHATCAT

Sarah's Applesauce

Make your own applesauce at home with just apples, sugar, cinnamon, and this recipe.

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Baked Honey Mustard Chicken
Mary Bane

Baked Honey Mustard Chicken

This tangy-sweet baked chicken is simply seasoned and cooked, quick from start to delicious finish.

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Refried Beans Without the Refry
CHEFCLAUDE

Refried Beans Without the Refry

Flavorful refried beans seasoned with garlic, jalapeno, and cumin are simple to make when cooked in a slow cooker.

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Cabbage Fat-Burning Soup
Nell Marsh

Cabbage Fat-Burning Soup

A package of onion soup mix flavors the tomato broth in which six different vegetables are combined with shredded cabbage in this fat free, low-calorie soup.

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Slow Cooker Turkey Breast
ms_sally

Slow Cooker Turkey Breast

Quick and easy way to cook turkey in the slow cooker. With only two ingredients, the only hard part is waiting.

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Red Lentil Curry
Emma Maher

Red Lentil Curry

This is a rich and hearty lentil curry, great as a main meal rather than as a side dish like the more traditional Indian dhal. Don't let the ingredient list faze you, this really is an easy dish to make. This dish is great served with basmati rice.

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Adrienne's Cucumber Salad
JSCHMAND

Adrienne's Cucumber Salad

This cool cucumber salad marinated in a sweet vinegar dill dressing makes a tasty and refreshing side dish.

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Garlic Green Beans
Ericka Ettinger

Garlic Green Beans

Caramelized garlic and cheese! Is there anything better with green beans? You'd better make plenty for everyone!

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Cream of Mushroom Soup I
Karena

Cream of Mushroom Soup I

Use the everyday mushrooms we find in our grocery store or use them in combination with some of the more exotic varieties. Experiment and have fun - All will be good.

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Black Beans and Rice
Daisy

Black Beans and Rice

White rice, garlic and onion is cooked in a nice vegetable stock for about 20 minutes. Black beans, cayenne and cumin are added to the pot, given a stir ...and that's it. Black Beans and Rice for six.

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Pollo Fajitas
Teresa C. Rouzer

Pollo Fajitas

Fajitas at home! Chicken briefly steeps in a zesty marinade before a saute with onions and peppers in this faithful rendition of a Mexican favorite. Serve with warm flour tortillas, salsa and sour cream to complete the picture.

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Blackened Chicken
Karena

Blackened Chicken

Take the bait and try this spicy charred chicken--a Cajun favorite.

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Mexican Rice III
ALANASMOM

Mexican Rice III

This is an excellent authentic Mexican rice recipe (not to be confused with Spanish rice) that I make as a side dish with all of my Mexican dishes. The key is cooking the rice properly and using good quality chicken broth or stock.

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Restaurant Style Egg Drop Soup
W.J. Cory

Restaurant Style Egg Drop Soup

The simplicity is the key. This soup can be re-heated from the fridge, or frozen and re-heated.

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