American recipes with 400 or fewer calories

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Lemon Pastry Squares (a.k.a Lemon Brownies) - a new take on Lemon Bars!

Lemon Pastry Squares (a.k.a Lemon Brownies) - a new take on Lemon Bars!

This recipe has been circulating around the Internet as “Lemon Brownies”,…

Salad Foodie
May 2013
Professional
15 votes
5529 views
Apple and Carrot Dog Biscuits

Apple and Carrot Dog Biscuits

So for all you fellow dog-lovers out there, here’s a simple and healthy Apple Carrot Dog Biscuit recipe for your special pup. Apples and carrots…

Robyn Savoie
Apr 2014
Advanced
1 vote
228 views
Orange Chicken with Broccoli

Orange Chicken with Broccoli

I found this recipe and modified it slightly. It is very delicious, fast and easy!

Sue Britting
Apr 2014
Intermediate
1 vote
236 views
Old-Fashioned, Homemade Lemonade

Old-Fashioned, Homemade Lemonade

During those hot summer days, this drink will quench your thirst!

Elena Jimenez
Jul 2008
Beginner
4 votes
11569 views
THE Bacardi Rum Cake.....adjusted for today's box cake mixes

THE Bacardi Rum Cake.....adjusted for today's box cake mixes

Several years ago Bacardi’s Rum Cake recipe used an 18 ½ ounce cake mix and box of instant vanilla pudding mix.…

Salad Foodie
Dec 2012
Professional
4 votes
6711 views
'Skinny' Jelly Rolls

'Skinny' Jelly Rolls

This flour-less sponge cake is light and airy. Each roll is layered with a light sweet cream filling and homemade jam. So go ahead and indulge a…

Catherine Pappas
Mar 2014
Intermediate
2 votes
533 views
Swiss Style Cube Steak

Swiss Style Cube Steak

When we were kids Mom made this for us all the time. It was a cheap dinner that went a long way served over rice. I had forgotten about it till…

Denise Sherin
Mar 2014
Advanced
2 votes
477 views
Cheesy Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Cheesy Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Mary Joseph
Feb 2008
Advanced
10 votes
36999 views
Vanilla cupcakes

Vanilla cupcakes

I've tried a lot of white cupcake recipes. Many turn out too flat or dry. I came across this one on a blog site and it's really good. It looks…

Aspen Lee-Moulden
Jul 2008
Intermediate
29 votes
49340 views
Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns

These delicious Hot Cross Buns are the perfect addition to your Easter Meal. Video Instructions: http://www.rhodesbread.com/recipes/view/2395

Rhodes Bake-N-Serv
Apr 2014
Intermediate
1 vote
106 views
Baked Jalapeno Dip

Baked Jalapeno Dip

This dip is irresistible. If you're looking for a light, healthy appetizer, this isn't it. But if you want something that's easy to make, tastes…

Nancy Miyasaki
Nov 2009
Intermediate
32 votes
15585 views
Pear & Fig Chutney

Pear & Fig Chutney

I still had a few pears from the orchard and the figs are almost finished. Why not a Pear & Fig chutney? Easily done! This is everything a…

Amos Miller
Nov 2011
Professional
9 votes
2884 views
Creole Smothered Cube Steak

Creole Smothered Cube Steak

Here's a stepped up version of Swiss Steak. Creole Smothered Steak can use either cube steaks; a tenderized round steak or other beef steaks such…

Robyn Savoie
Apr 2014
Advanced
1 vote
188 views
Slow Cooker Cranberry Pork Roast

Slow Cooker Cranberry Pork Roast

I was craving cranberries. So I pulled out this recipe I had for a little while and made it for dinner…

Robyn Savoie
Nov 2013
Advanced
1 vote
1316 views
Baked Artichoke Dip

Baked Artichoke Dip

Five ingredients and about 15 minutes of prep work are all that’s needed to bring this bubbly and golden dip to your guests. One recipe serves about…

Salad Foodie
Apr 2014
Professional
1 vote
102 views