Lite Cravings Recipes
Lite Cravings Shares Delicious Sweet and Savory Weight Watcher Recipes and Food Ideas that the entire Family will Enjoy! Why not Indulge in your Favorite Foods…
Citrus Marinated Grilled Chicken
If you haven’t tried El Pollo Loco chicken, it’s kind of hard to describe. The combination of citrus and charred skin really make it stand out from other chicken, along with the bright yellow color. I’ve been trying to perfect a lighter copycat recipe for years. This one definitely captures the flavor but with MORE citrus-and-garlic goodness.
Decadent Tuscan Garlic Chicken
Even though the chicken is juicy and tender, the real star is, of course, the sauce. So serve this with something you can use to mop up all of that deliciousness. Pair it with a side salad or some roasted veggies, and you’re ready to serve dinner in just about 30 minutes.
Simple Green Chili Enchiladas
I have declared Friday’s to be Fiesta Fridays. Margaritas and Mexican food! With just a few pantry and refrigerator staples, you can throw together these flavorful and simple Green Chili Enchiladas in no time.
Spicy Crispy Air Fried Homemade Chicken Sandwich
This sandwich is a perfect harmony of crispy chicken, tangy buffalo sauce, and cool toppings. Whether you're a buffalo chicken enthusiast or just in the mood for a flavor-packed meal, this recipe is a winner. Grab your chicken, heat up that buffalo sauce, and let's create a sandwich that's crunchy, spicy, and oh-so-satisfying!
Kid Friendly Holiday Cookies
These cookies are a healthier take on the classic, with smart ingredient swaps that bring the joy without the guilt. Perfect for any occasion, these lightened-up cut-out cookies let you indulge in the sweetness of life without compromising on your wellness goals. Get your cookie cutters ready and bake some wholesome goodness together!
Cheesy Baked Comforting Mac & Cheese
Craving a classic with a healthy twist? Check out this recipe for "Lighter Baked Macaroni and Cheese". I've reimagined this beloved dish, keeping all the cheesy goodness while dialing down the heaviness. With smart ingredient choices and a baked-to-perfection finish, this mac and cheese will satisfy your cravings guilt-free.
The Creamiest Healthy Alfredo Sauce
Indulge in the luxurious creaminess of Skinny Alfredo Sauce—a lighter take on the classic Italian favorite. This recipe masterfully balances rich and velvety flavors with a mindful approach to ingredients. Using clever substitutions and a blend of seasonings, this Alfredo sauce achieves the same decadence without the excess calories.
Tender Beef Sandwiches with Dipping Broth
Transport your taste buds to sandwich heaven with these irresistible French Dip Sandwiches. This recipe features succulent slices of tender beef piled high on crusty French rolls, accompanied by a savory au jus for dipping. The slow-cooked beef, infused with garlic and herbs, promises a melt-in-your-mouth experience, while the au jus adds a rich and flavorful touch.
Creamy Alfredo Stuffed Pasta Shells
Mix things up on your dinner table with these Chicken and Broccoli Alfredo Stuffed Shells—a delightful combo of comforting flavors and elegant presentation. Jumbo pasta shells are generously filled with a luscious combination of tender chicken, vibrant broccoli, and a creamy Alfredo sauce, creating a dish that marries classic Italian comfort with modern sophistication.
Asian Inspired Tender Mongolian Beef
Experience the ultimate in flavor and convenience with this Slow Cooker Mongolian Beef recipe. This dish takes the beloved Mongolian beef to new heights, allowing the savory and sweet flavors to meld together in the slow cooker for a mouthwatering result.
Satisfy Your Cravings with Thai Noodles
Embark on a culinary adventure with this healthy Pad Thai recipe that balances the vibrant flavors of traditional Thai cuisine with a nutritious twist. Featuring a colorful array of fresh vegetables, protein-packed tofu, and wholesome rice noodles, this dish is a delightful fusion of textures and tastes. The homemade Pad Thai sauce, a perfect blend of sweet, savory, and tangy flavors, ties the ingredients together for a satisfying and guilt-free dining experience.
Herb Butter Shrimp Pasta Recipe
Savor the flavor of a light and nutritious indulgence with this healthy shrimp scampi pasta recipe. Featuring succulent shrimp, al dente pasta, and a flavorful medley of garlic and herbs, this dish offers a guilt-free twist on the classic scampi.
Succulent Tangy Pineapple Meatballs
Indulge in the sweet and tangy flavors of these pineapple teriyaki meatballs. This recipe combines the savory goodness of perfectly seasoned meatballs with a luscious, homemade teriyaki sauce infused with the tropical essence of pineapple. Each bite offers a delightful fusion of savory and sweet.