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Light dinner recipes

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This bright and flavorful Chicken Zucchini Pasta Skillet is filled with plump chicken sausages, tender zucchini and pasta in a light, lemon and basil sauce. Ready in just 20 minutes and perfect for busy weeknights!

170 · 20 minutes · This quick and easy weeknight dinner is full of plump chicken sausages, zucchini, tomatoes and tender pasta! Ready in about 20 minutes!

13 ingredients

Meat
  • 12 oz Italian style chicken sausages, discs
Produce
  • 1/3 cup Basil, fresh
  • 2 tsp Garlic
  • 1 cup Grape tomatoes
  • 1 cup Onion
  • 2 cups Zucchini
Canned Goods
  • 4 cups Chicken broth
Condiments
  • 2 tbsp Lemon juice
Pasta & Grains
  • 8 oz Radiatore pasta
Baking & Spices
  • 1/4 tsp Red pepper
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 tsp Olive oil
Dairy
  • 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese, grated
California Sushi Bowls are so easy to make & taste amazing. Enjoy tender crab, tangy sushi rice & fresh veggies in this light, flavorful dish.

California Sushi Bowls are so easy to make & taste amazing. Enjoy tender crab, tangy sushi rice & fresh veggies in this light, flavorful dish.

This Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup recipe makes a great appetizer, side dish, or light dinner idea! Easy to make on the stove top or the Crock Pot. Make it with fresh, leftover, or rotisserie chicken. Cheddar and Cream Cheese add a hint of creamy indulgence! #soup #tortillasoup #trotilla #chickensoup #creamysoup #creamychicken #recipe #dinner

This Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup recipe makes a great appetizer, side dish, or light dinner idea! Easy to make on the stove top or the Crock Pot. Make it with fresh, leftover, or rotisserie chicken. Cheddar and Cream Cheese add a hint of creamy indulgence! #soup #tortillasoup #trotilla #chickensoup #creamysoup #creamychicken #recipe #dinner

Dozens of 400-Calorie Meals to Help You Lose Weight | "It's easy to keep track of what you eat when you build a strong portfolio of delicious low-calorie meals. We'll get you started with this collection of easy dinner recipes that are low in calories but high in flavor." #healthyrecipes #healthycookingideas #dietrecipes #healthyfoods #lightrecipes #weightlossrecipes #weightlossfood

Dozens of 400-Calorie Meals to Help You Lose Weight | "It's easy to keep track of what you eat when you build a strong portfolio of delicious low-calorie meals. We'll get you started with this collection of easy dinner recipes that are low in calories but high in flavor." #healthyrecipes #healthycookingideas #dietrecipes #healthyfoods #lightrecipes #weightlossrecipes #weightlossfood

Thai Crunch Salad with Peanut Dressing - Iowa Girl Eats

26 · Thai Crunch Salad with Peanut Dressing is a light and healthy salad recipe that's packed with craveable flavor and crunch!

17 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 Chicken breast, cooked then shredded
Produce
  • 3 tbsp Cilantro
  • 1/4 heaping tsp Ginger, ground
  • 2 Green onions
  • 1/2 Lime
  • 3 tbsp Peanuts
Condiments
  • 2 tbsp Honey
  • 4 tbsp Peanut butter, creamy
  • 1 1/2 tbsp Tamari or soy sauce, gluten-free
Baking & Spices
  • 3 cups Coleslaw mix
  • 1/2 Red pepper
  • 1 Salt and pepper
  • 1 tsp Sesame seeds, toasted
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 tbsp Rice vinegar
  • 1 tsp Sesame oil, toasted
Liquids
  • 2 tbsp Water, hot
Other
  • 1 Large or 2 small cloves garlic, pressed or finely minced
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Sometimes one lower-calorie meal a day is all you need to get back on track. With the entrée delivering a slim 300 calories, you can always add sides like a salad, a glass of wine, or a scoop of frozen yogurt and still be assured you're following a healthy meal plan. | Cooking Light

Sometimes one lower-calorie meal a day is all you need to get back on track. With the entrée delivering a slim 300 calories, you can always add sides like a salad, a glass of wine, or a scoop of frozen yogurt and still be assured you're following a healthy meal plan. | Cooking Light

Parmesan Spinach Mushroom Pasta Skillet – Super quick and impossible to mess up! This parmesan spinach mushroom pasta skillet is the ultimate win for vegetarian weeknight dinners! CLICK HERE To Get the Recipe

Parmesan Spinach Mushroom Pasta Skillet – Super quick and impossible to mess up! This parmesan spinach mushroom pasta skillet is the ultimate win for vegetarian weeknight dinners! CLICK HERE To Get the Recipe

The Jennifer Aniston Salad is fresh, crunchy, and packed with protein! Enjoy this light, gluten free salad as a healthy lunch or dinner. iowagirleats.com salad recipes, salad recipes for dinner, healthy recipes, healthy lunch ideas, quinoa recipes

23 · The Jennifer Aniston Salad is fresh, crunchy, and packed with protein! Enjoy this light, gluten free salad as a healthy lunch or dinner.

13 ingredients

Produce
  • 1 15oz can Chickpeas
  • 1 English cucumber
  • 1/2 loosely-packed cup Mint, fresh leaves
  • 1/2 packed cup Parsley, fresh
  • 1/2 Red onion, small
Canned Goods
  • 2 cups Chicken or vegetable stock
Condiments
  • 1 tbsp Honey
  • 1/2 cup Lemon juice
Pasta & Grains
  • 1 cup Quinoa, dry
Baking & Spices
  • 2 Salt and pepper
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/2 cup Olive oil, extra virgin
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1/2 cup Pistachios, roasted salted
Dairy
  • 1 cup Feta cheese
This Shrimp Dumpling Lettuce Wraps or Rice Bowls recipe takes the shrimp dumpling filling and adds it into lettuce wraps or rice bowls – so good either way! #shrimpdumplings #shrimp

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This Mediterranean Chicken Bowl is packed with protein, fresh veggies, and whole grains from @bobsredmill farro. Make this power bowl for a light dinner or meal prep lunch for the office. #chickenbowl #mealprep

7 · 55 minutes · This Mediterranean Chicken Farro Bowl recipe is the perfect chicken bowl recipe to meal prep because it's simple, fast, and fresh!

23 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 lb Chicken breasts, boneless skinless
Produce
  • 1 pint Cherry tomatoes
  • 2 cups Cucumber
  • 1 Cucumber
  • 1/4 tsp Dill, dried
  • 1 Dill and parsley, Fresh
  • 2 cloves Garlic
  • 1 Garlic clove
  • 1 Lemon, Zest of
  • 1 Lemon, wedges
  • 1 tsp Oregano, dried
  • 1/2 Red onion
Canned Goods
  • 3 cups Water or stock
Condiments
  • 1 cup Kalamata olives, pitted and sliced
  • 2 1/4 tbsp Lemon juice
  • 1 cup Tzatziki sauce
Pasta & Grains
  • 1 cup Farro
Baking & Spices
  • 1/4 tsp Black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp Kosher salt
  • 1 tsp Salt
Oils & Vinegars
  • 4 tbsp Olive oil
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Feta cheese
  • 1 cup Yogurt, plain