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Blueberry Jam
556 calories
Blueberry Jam Submitted by: Tisme

I actually made this recipe last year, but I made with blueberry, blackberry and strawberry. Make's for a lovely jam to use on toast, bread or scones. I did heat the sugar in the microwave. How many jars you get depends on the...

Simple Baked Chicken with Dried Thyme
147 calories
Simple Baked Chicken with Dried Thyme Submitted by: QueenBea

This is as the title says very simple to make and tastes great. The cook time will vary depending on the thickness of the breast so make sure you cook it until juices run clear when poked with a fork. If you are not sure use a meat...

Roasted Turmeric Cauliflower
151 calories
Roasted Turmeric Cauliflower Submitted by: QueenBea

This is a great tasting quick and easy cauliflower recipe we really enjoy.

Grilled Veggies
113 calories
Grilled Veggies Submitted by: Linky

I bought a metal basket-type gadget for grilling veggies. I used it once and wasn't impressed. It's been gathering dust on a shelf in the garage. I figured I should use it again and came up with a solution to the problem I...

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Chocolate Strawberry Shortcakes
473 calories
Chocolate Strawberry Shortcakes Submitted by: ellie

Recipe source: Bon Appetit (June 2007)

Slow Cooker Rotisserie Style Chicken
821 calories
Slow Cooker Rotisserie Style Chicken Submitted by: QueenBea

I love how this comes together so nicely with hardly any work. I season the chicken the night before and keep this covered in the refrigerator. Just pop into the slow cooker in the morning and then come home to a perfectly cooked tasty...

Frosé (Frozen Rosé)
138 calories
Frosé (Frozen Rosé) Submitted by: JostLori

Summer 2017's newest cocktail fad. This version is a bit easier, as it doesn't require you to freeze the rosé into cubes. Just dump everything into the blender, and voila! (Strawberry simple syrup is easy to make... equal...

Ethiopian Tomato Salad
182 calories
Ethiopian Tomato Salad Submitted by: lazyme

Grated ginger is added to olive oil, vinegar, salt and pepper to make a flavorful dressing for the tomatoes. And for that touch of heat, chopped yellow onions and fresh jalapenos.

Tart Apple-Hazelnut Chicken Salad
83 calories
Tart Apple-Hazelnut Chicken Salad Submitted by: TeresaS

This is out of the July 2017 Cooking Light magazine. It says that the recipe comes from Cooking That Counts Meal Plan cookbook. Serve it over a bed of greens or a with a side of veggies and multigrain crackers.

Cauliflower Salad (Karnabahar Salatasi)
295 calories
Cauliflower Salad (Karnabahar Salatasi) Submitted by: lazyme

A simple Turkish salad.

Thai-ish Chicken Lettuce Wraps
272 calories
Thai-ish Chicken Lettuce Wraps Submitted by: MsPia

Don't let the long list of ingredients discourage you. You will probably have most of it on hand.

Chocolate Ripple Cake
147 calories
Chocolate Ripple Cake Submitted by: Tisme

Italy has its Tiramisu, and Australia have Choc Ripple Cake. This is the same recipe I use ~ copied from Taste. When I was a child you would see this at every gathering, each person had their own version on topping the cake such as...

Deli Coleslaw (Oil-Based)
315 calories
Tropical Rum Shandy
120 calories
Tropical Rum Shandy Submitted by: JostLori

Yes, a shandy is usually lemonade and a beer. But this is a tropical version, aided and abetted by some rum. Yum! From Cost Plus World Market.

White Sangria
127 calories
White Sangria Submitted by: JostLori

The perfect summertime drink! This one's easy and oh-so-delicious!!!

Turmeric Ice Cream
185 calories
Turmeric Ice Cream Submitted by: JostLori

If any ice-cream can be described as "warm", then this is it! This creamy, golden ice-cream gets its "warmth" from the rich blend of turmeric, cinnamon, cardamom, and black pepper. What a great way to reap the benefits of turmeric’s...

Tomato, Cucumber & Green Pepper Salad
173 calories
Tomato, Cucumber & Green Pepper Salad Submitted by: ellie

Recipe source: Bon Appetit (June 2005)

Julie's Italian Pasta Salad
277 calories
Julie's Italian Pasta Salad Submitted by: Puppitypup

I came up with this for a wedding Saturday, and all the guests loved it. Stir the dressing into the pasta immediately after draining. Best made ahead.

Shrimp & Asparagus Over Pearled Farro
508 calories
Shrimp & Asparagus Over Pearled Farro Submitted by: breezermom

If you don't like farro or can't find it, substitute brown or white rice. Cook time is lessened because you can cook the shrimp and vegetables while the farro cooks.

Crudites Salad With Pecans
660 calories
Crudites Salad With Pecans Submitted by: ellie

Recipe source: Bon Appetit (June 2015) This salad uses a lots of odds and ends that are probably in the veggie drawer or in the garden.

Brussels Sprout Salad
240 calories
Brussels Sprout Salad Submitted by: ellie

Recipe source: The best of america's test kitchen 2015