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Great Meal Ideas

Here are some simple recipes that are easy to reheat and allow for quick clean-up. The following recipes are split into the following groups:

These recipes are a great way to make sure that a delicious meal is always easily accessible for you and your loved ones.

  • Recipe for Creamy Winter Squash Soup


    Creamy winter squash soup

    Fill up with this hearty and nourishing soup, which can be on the table in only 15 minutes. This low-carb meal is packed with flavor.
  • Recipe for Minestrone Vegetable Soup


    Minestrone vegetable soup

    One of the classic comfort foods, this yummy minestrone is hearty and a good source of fiber.
  • Recipe for Oat and Honey Chocolate Chip Bars


    Oat and honey chocolate chip bars

    You'll have no regrets when you indulge in this quick and easy munchie at any time of the day.
  • Recipe for Oat and Honey Raspberry Bars


    Oat and honey raspberry bars

    This snack is low carb and low fat but big on naturally sweet flavors.
  • Recipe for Mixed Berry Salad


    Mixed berry salad

    This mixture of berries, yogurt, and honey makes for a sweet treat to start your day, or as a great snack. Packed with antioxidants, this simple salad can be ready in just 5 minutes.

  • Recipe for Spinach Lasagna


    Spinach lasagna

    This mouth-watering dish can be made in advance and popped in the microwave when hunger hits.
  • Recipe for Baked Macaroni and Cheese


    Baked macaroni and cheese

    An all-time classic comfort food, this is a great meal at any time.
  • Recipe for Beef and Bean Chili


    Beef and bean chili

    This great meal is full of flavor and will be ready in only a fraction of the time it usually takes to make chili. Best of all, you control the spice levels, so it’ll have just the right level of spice for you and your loved ones.
  • Recipe for Easy Meatless Sauce With Spaghetti


    Easy meatless sauce with spaghetti

    A unique take on a classic meal. This meal is fiber-rich and can provide needed fuel for you or your loved one.
  • Recipe for Mushroom and Vegetable Scramble


    Mushroom and vegetable scramble

    Get your day started with this simple and filling breakfast. Only 7 ingredients in this dish, and you’re only 15 minutes from a tempting meal.
  • Recipe for Mini Artichoke Pita Pizza


    Mini artichoke pita pizza

    The pita crust is a great shortcut to a tasty treat. You or your loved one will be happy to have this pizza at any time of the day.
  • Recipe for 3-Bean Salad


    3-bean salad

    It will only take you 15 minutes to whip up this salad that is full of flavor.
  • Recipe for Turkey Marsala With Mashed Potatoes


    Turkey marsala with mashed potatoes

    This low-fat dish is a tasty interpretation of an Italian classic. There are only 7 ingredients in this well-rounded meal that can be on the table in only 35 minutes.

  • Recipe for Black Bean Enchiladas


    Black bean enchiladas

    The ultimate Tex-Mex comfort food, this easy recipe will give you authentic flavors in no time.

  • Recipe for Salmon With Honey Mustard Sauce


    Salmon with honey mustard sauce

    This seafood dish is low in fat but big on flavor. This is an easy recipe that the whole family will enjoy.