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A white bowl of Chicken Creole, against a white background. Various items such as salt and pepper are in the background of the photo.
This Creole-inspired dish uses chili sauce and cayenne pepper to spice it up. Tomatoes, green pepper, celery, onions, garlic, & spices also surround the chicken, providing it with an enticing color. Enjoy this delicious, high-protein meal for dinner!
chicken Piccata
Give a gift to your taste buds this holiday season with this Italian American “secret” family recipe! Chicken piccata is a fantastic way to incorporate a high protein and low-carb meal into your dinner plans. Perfected over two generations, this recipe is not something you want to miss out on!
chicken pot pie
This recipe is a classic comfort food with a biscuit crust, a creamy sauce, and a savory mix of chicken and vegetables. It comes together quickly without sacrificing taste or flavor.
Chicken Salad with grapes
This Chicken Salad recipe makes a delicious, quick meal using kitchen staples. The addition of grapes, celery, and nuts gives it a nice crunch while the dried cherries add a sweet-tart punch. Enjoy this spin on a classic!
tortilla roll up
Chicken Tortilla Roll Ups are a great alternative to an everyday sandwich. They’re a guaranteed family favorite and great addition to a packed lunch. Leftovers can be stored in your fridge.
Chickpea Tuna Salad in a white bowl, against a white background. Salad also contains greens, tomatoes and other vegetables.
This is a simple and healthy recipe that is perfect for a quick lunch, easy dinner, or after school snack. Chickpeas are a rich source of zinc and folate, which help to keep your brain and eyes healthy. Tuna is rich in essential omega-3 fatty acids; these special fats reduce inflammation and promote...
This is a traditional Mexican breakfast that’s very easy to make. You can make this recipe a full, well-balanced meal by adding eggs, your favorite cheese, avocado, or some of your favorite veggies. Have fun customizing this dish!
Four red,  stuffed bell peppers on a white plate, against a white background.
This easy crock pot recipe uses simple, pantry ingredients to make a flavorful, meat-free meal. It's loaded with protein from the baked beans, vitamin C from the bell peppers, and fiber from all the veggies and beans. Serve alongside cornbread or a whole wheat roll for a filling meal. If you like a...
Stuffed red peppers
Warm-up on a chilly day with this hearty and comforting stuffed pepper recipe. The stuffed peppers are packed with flavor from the black beans, onions, corn, diced tomatoes, and spices. This recipe is sure to be a crowd pleaser!
Chimichurri Sauce
Chimichurri is a blend of flavors that compliments heavier meat dishes, like steak. While both the Irish and British claim this sauce as their own, it is truly famous in Argentinian dishes. The herbs, garlic, olive oil, and red pepper combine to make one truly magical and tangy sauce! Top your...
Chocolate Cake in square pan - depression era cake
This cake may not cure your depression, but we hope that it brightens your day! This unique Chocolate Cake recipe was popularized during the great depression when fresh food ingredients (like milk and eggs) were in limited supply; it is rich and chocolatey without using any eggs, butter, or milk! A...
Chocolate Hummus
This chocolate hummus recipe is perfect for when you want something easy to make, sweet, and high in protein! You can customize the type of beans, sweetener, and nut butter you use to your family’s preference. Enjoy this recipe with pretzels, strawberries, or bananas!
Cilantro and chard stew
This dish is unique to North African cuisine. The deep green cilantro and chard broth that the potatoes simmer in is a vibrant green hue full of nutrients and antioxidants including iron, magnesium, potassium and vitamins A, C, and K. The garlic and coriander flavored broth makes this finger-licking...
cilantro lime rice
Looking for a new, zesty side dish? This recipe is perfect for you, and it’s the perfect accompaniment to chicken, pork, or seafood. It’s best to use long grain rice for this recipe. And remember, once you put the lid on the pot, leave it! The steam allows for a fluffy, evenly cooked rice.
cilantro lime chicken
Are you craving some protein? This quick and easy chicken recipe is budget-friendly and contains cilantro and lime to make a fresh and zesty flavor combination.
Are you craving some protein? This quick and easy chicken recipe is budget-friendly and contains cilantro and lime to make a fresh and zesty flavor combination.
cinnamon apple oatmeal muffins
These muffins contain oats for soluble fiber and non-fat dry milk and buttermilk for calcium. For a bit of extra crunch, try topping each muffin with 1 teaspoon of your favorite chopped nuts mixed with a little brown sugar before baking.
Recipe Photo for Cinnamon Oatmeal Breakfast Bars. A stack of home-cooked snack bars with raisins and oats, against a white background.
Why buy granola bars when you can make these! This yummy and nutritious treat is sure satisfy your granola bar cravings.
overnight oats with cinnamon and pecan garnish maple syrup in background
Do you love breakfast but hate the hassle of cooking in the early hours of the morning? Then, try your hand at this easy grab-and-go overnight oats recipe! This delicious recipe takes a mere five minutes to prepare the night before. Then, store your ingredients in your refrigerator overnight, and...
This super simple three bean salad is full of protein, fiber, vitamins, and minerals and it takes less than 20 minutes to make! Use it as a side salad or a main course and your belly will be full and satisfied.
Cornbread Beef Casserole
This simple recipe comes straight to you from our Nutrition Intern’s home. This dish is the perfect comfort meal for those cold fall days when you want something filling, warm, and with a little bit of spice.
cornbread dressing
This simple cornbread dressing has all the familiar Thanksgiving flavors of sage, thyme, parsley, and onion, while keeping the calories lower than traditional dressings. Make your cornbread from scratch with whole wheat flour to sneak in some extra fiber and nutrients. No one will ever know!
breaded fish with tacos and cabbage
Your family will love the crunch of the fish and cabbage slaw paired with the tanginess of the yogurt sauce. Any fruit or tomato salsa can replace the yogurt sauce to provide a punch of Vitamin C. Serve these with corn tortillas to add whole grains to your meal.
cottage cheese pancakes
We have all enjoyed pancakes made from a boxed mix, but have you ever tried making them with cottage cheese? You read that correctly… cottage cheese! This pancake recipe uses this secret ingredient to make pancakes that are high in protein, lower in carbs, and just as fluffy as the traditional...