Low Calorie Dinners

Watching your weight? Try one of our healthy, low-calorie dinner recipes tonight. From tasty light pastas to main-dish salads and a whole lot more, we have healthy, low-calorie dinner recipes that will whet your appetite without tipping the bathroom scale.

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Light Low-Cal Summer Dinners

Isn't there supposed to be a gene that curbs your appetite in hot weather? Because I don't seem to have it. I get just as hungry in the heat as I do in winter.

Healthy Dinners: Low Fat, Big Flavor

Although healthy cooking has come a long way, there's still a nagging perception that if something is low-fat and nutritious, it's not going to taste good. Not true! Healthy cooking isn't about adding sprouts and tofu to everything under the sun--it's about making delicious, healthy dishes out of the foods and flavors you love.

Top 10 Skinny (and Satisfying) Casseroles

Casseroles need not be calorie bombs. Feel zero guilt when you serve yourself a healthy-sized scoop from these 10 less-than-300-calorie dinners or sides.

10 Skinny Spring Break Cocktails to Enjoy at Home

Skip sugary frozen drinks this spring break and sip these refreshing, low-calorie cocktails instead.

How to Make Spicy Orange Chicken

Make this low fat, low calorie spicy orange chicken over a bed of spinach for a meal that looks as good as it tastes.

Rustic Apple and Sweet Potato Tart: Healthy and Delicious!

In the mood to bake but want to stick to your healthful eating plan? Try this low-fat and low-calorie rustic apple and sweet potato tart!

Low-Cal Brain Freeze with New Slurpee Lite

Worried about summer's high-calorie icebox treats going straight to your thighs? Chill out. Slurpee Lite ensures your brain freeze will be low-cal.

Turkey with Tomatillo Guacamole

Better Homes and Gardens

Lean turkey meat gets a flavor boost from spices and a simple avocado topper in this dinner recipe.

Pork Chimichurri Salad

National Pork Board
Total: 40 mins

Polenta and Black Beans

Better Homes and Gardens

This meatless meal is very satisfying because of the high-protein, high-fiber ingredients.

Total: 20 mins

Cheesy Butternut Squash Cavatappi Bake

Better Homes and Gardens

Chili Con Carne

Family Circle

Wild Rice and Cheese Soup

Better Homes and Gardens

Lamb Chops with Peppercorns and Mustard

Better Homes and Gardens

Also use the pepper marinade for this tender lamb chops recipe to flavor four good-size beef rib-eye steaks.

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