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Low Fat Recipes Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Low Fat Recipes.

Our Best Summer Recipes!

Don't let summer parties and cookouts derail your plans to eat healthier! You can keep the flavor and cut the excess calories by trying one of SparkPeople's healthy summer recipes. Check out our top-rated and editor's choice recipes...  Read more

Outsmart Your Cravings with These Smarter Temptations

Cravings. We all get them, even the most disciplined of us. But when you're trying to lose weight or eat better, cravings for sweets, treats, or rich foods can become your downfall—if you let them. Instead of depriving yourself of fun foods...  Read more

15 Heart-Healthy Versions of Your Favorite Foods

Whether you've been told you need to lower your blood pressure, improve your cholesterol levels, or just want to take preventative measures to protect your ticker, one of the first things you'll likely change is your diet. Heart-healthy diets...  Read more

18 Worst Winter Heartburn Triggers

Winter is the season when we crave comfort foods that stick to your ribs and warm your heart. But if you suffer from heartburn or GERD, many of your favorites may turn out to be "discomfort" foods. Here are 18 of the worst wintertime treats...  Read more

Our Best Halloween Party Recipes

Party food. The phrase alone is enough to induce fear and panic in anyone who is trying to eat healthier. But a Halloween-themed party menu, often dominated by candies, cakes and sugar, is extra scary! Don't fear Halloween parties this year!...  Read more

Article in NYT about BMI, fit vs. fat
Updated 4/15/2014 8:28:45 AM

Good article examining utility of BMI, importance of belly fat, etc. well.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/04/14/a-number
-that-may-not-add-up/?_php=true&_type=
blogs&_php=true&_type=blogs&ref=health
?src=dayp&_r=1&...  Read more

Low to no impact cardio ideas?
Updated 4/15/2014 8:24:38 AM

Due to an injury, I am stuck with low to no impact stuff right now but I don't want to get out of my grove. Ideas for cardio? I'm using teh bike and the arm bike and mixing it up with strength training and yoga right now...  Read more

Yummy New Soup Recipe Find
Updated 4/14/2014 6:20:02 PM

First off - let me give credit to the Mayo Clinic Diet - Recipes. I have made this many times and it is awesome! I have found that you can quickly scald the milk so be very careful about cooking the potato slices. I make as written but I grate in...  Read more

clean condiment recipes
Updated 4/12/2014 7:01:03 PM

I am trying to make my own additive and preservative condiments. I found a clean ketchup recipe, but the spices are off. I made mayo, but it tastes like olive oil. Any suggestion on a paleo friendly oil that taste better. any suggestions?...  Read more

low carb help
Updated 4/13/2014 1:33:13 PM

Hi Everyone:) I have been trying to do low carb again and I feel like I'm having no luck with it. When I first did the low carb diet I was 19 and lost 30lbs in 3 months and done it a couple of times in my early 20s and did great. I'm 35 now and can't...  Read more

Hungry Girl Recipes

Hungry Girl (LIsa Lillien) has many great low cal/low fat recipes and recipe makeovers in her books as well as on on her website (hungry-girl.com). You can also subscribe to her email list and get daily messages. Note that some recipes are a touch...  Read more

Key to success for me

Activity up - fork down....  Read more

CHOCOLATE LOVERS UNITE!!

Are you PASSIONATE about chocolate? Do you see it as a food group?! Join other Chocoholics for discussions, recipe-swapping, & help in keeping this important food group alive!...  Read more

What's New on SparkPeople: June Edition

We've gathered a list of some of the newest content on SparkPeople.com! Take a look at this month's top headlines.12 Skinny DipsTry one of these low-fat recipes for a perfect poolside snack.5 Secrets of Naturally Thin PeopleEver wonder why so...  Read more

13 Recipes High In Protein, Low In Fat

Are you tired of eating plain, boring chicken breast every night for dinner, or are you having a hard time eating enough protein to meet you daily needs? Studies suggest that eating protein helps you feel fuller for longer and keeps your bo...  Read more

2 New Yummy Low Cal/Low Fat Recipes added today in my Cookbook

I bought some saffron (small container about $5) as I never tried this before. Here's what we made: Saffron Zucchini and Herb Couscous and Cream of Cauliflower Soup with Saffron If you try it let me know how you like it. recipes.spa...  Read more

Request: low fat recipes using high fat ricotta

My local grocer only had high fat ricotta last night when I needed it for a dinner recipe. It was fine in yesterday's recipe - not too disastrous, fat-wise - but now I have 1.5 cups of full fat ricotta and I want to use it up in a healthful way. Any...  Read more