“Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week – Orange Pecan Whole Wheat Scones

July 26, 2021 at 6:01 AM | Posted in diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Meatless Monday | Leave a comment
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This week’s “Meatless Monday” Recipe of the Week is, Orange Pecan Whole Wheat Scones. Start your day off with a Healthy and Delicious Scone! To make the Scones you’ll be needing All Purpose Flour, Whole Wheat Flour, Brown Sugar, Grated Orange Peel, Margarine, Orange Juice, Reduced Fat Buttermilk, Pecans, and Non Stick Cooking Spray. The recipe is from the Diabetes Self Management website where you can find a huge selection of Diabetic Friendly Recipes, Diabetes News, Diabetes Management Tips, and more! You can also subscribe to the Diabetes Self Management Magazine. Each issue is packed with Diabetes News and Diabetic Friendly Recipes. I’ve left a link to subscribe at the end of the post. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Orange Pecan Whole Wheat Scones
Bursting with citrus flavor from orange peel and juice and just a hint of crunch from chopped pecans, these whole-grain homemade scones are sure to delight!

Ingredients
Preparation time: 18 minutes
Baking time: 15 minutes

1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour
1 1/2 packed tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon brown sugar
1 teaspoon freshly grated orange peel
2 tablespoons margarine, softened
1/4 cup orange juice
3/4 cup plus 1 1/2 tablespoons reduced-fat buttermilk
1/4 cup chopped pecans
Nonstick cooking spray

Directions
Yield: 9 scones
Serving size: 1 scone

1 – Preheat the oven to 425°F. In a medium mixing bowl, combine flours, 1 1/2 packed tablespoons brown sugar, and orange peel. Cut in margarine with a fork until the mixture forms a dry crumbly dough. Stir orange juice and 3/4 cup buttermilk together in a small bowl and slowly add to crumbly dough, mixing with a wooden spoon until a sticky dough forms. Fold in chopped pecans. Spray a baking sheet with nonstick cooking spray. With floured hands, divide dough into 9 equal portions. Form each portion of dough into a triangle and place on baking sheet. Mix 1 1/2 tablespoons buttermilk and 1 teaspoon brown sugar in a small mixing bowl. With a pastry brush, brush the tops of the scones with a small amount of the buttermilk mixture. Place in the oven and bake for approximately 15 minutes until the scones are golden and cooked through. Remove and serve immediately.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 160 calories, Carbohydrates: 25 g, Protein: 5 g, Fat: 5 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Sodium: 152 mg, Fiber: 3 g
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Appetizer of the Week – Hot and Spicy Nuts

July 24, 2021 at 6:02 AM | Posted in Appetizer of the Week, Appetizers, diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management | Leave a comment
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This week’s Appetizer of the Week is, Hot and Spicy Nuts. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Whole Almonds, Pecan Halves, Walnut Halves, Canola Oil, Cumin, Curry Powder, Cayenne Pepper, and White Pepper. The Hot and Spicy Nuts have 96 calories and 2 net carbs per serving. The recipe is from the Diabetes Self Management website where you can find a huge selection of Diabetic Friendly Recipes, Diabetes News, Diabetes Management Tips, and more! You can also subscribe to the Diabetes Self Management Magazine. Each issue is packed with Diabetes News and Diabetic Friendly Recipes. I’ve left a link to subscribe at the end of the post. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Hot and Spicy Nuts
Looking for a quick and healthy snack that won’t break the calorie bank? With under 100 calories and 3 grams of carbohydrate per serving, these mixed nuts fit the bill. A hint of cayenne, cumin, and curry give this low-carb snack the perfect amount of kick!

Ingredients
Preparation time: 15–20 minutes

1/2 cup whole almonds
1/2 cup pecan halves
1/2 cup walnut halves
1 teaspoon canola oil
1/2 teaspoon cumin
1/2 teaspoon curry powder
1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
Dash of white pepper

Directions
Yield: 1 1/2 cups
Serving size: 1/4 cup

1 – Preheat oven to 350°F. Toss the nuts with oil in a large bowl. In a small bowl, combine the spices. Add spices to the nuts, stirring until the nuts are covered evenly. Spread the nuts on a baking tray in a single layer. Bake the nuts for 10 to 12 minutes. Remove from oven and cool before serving.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 96 calories, Carbohydrates: 3 g, Protein: 2 g, Fat: 9 g, Saturated Fat: <1 g, Sodium: 1 mg, Fiber: 1 g
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Strawberry Blueberry Salsa

July 24, 2021 at 6:01 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management | Leave a comment
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Here’s a recipe for a Strawberry Blueberry Salsa. To make this Salsa you’ll be needing Strawberries, Blueberries, Green Bell Pepper, Carrot, Onion, Cider Vinegar, Jalapeño Pepper*, and Ground Ginger. The Salsa is 19 calories and 4 net carbs per serving. The recipe is from the Diabetes Self Management website where you can find a huge selection of Diabetic Friendly Recipes, Diabetes News, Diabetes Management Tips, and more! You can also subscribe to the Diabetes Self Management Magazine. Each issue is packed with Diabetes News and Diabetic Friendly Recipes. I’ve left a link to subscribe at the end of the post. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Strawberry Blueberry Salsa
You’ll love this fresh and fruity homemade salsa! Featuring peak-season berries, it’s a cinch to prepare and the perfect accompaniment to chicken, pork, or fish.

Ingredients
3/4 cup chopped strawberries
1/3 cup chopped blueberries
2 tablespoons chopped green bell pepper
2 tablespoons chopped carrot
1 tablespoon chopped onion
2 teaspoons cider vinegar
1 teaspoon minced jalapeño pepper*
1/8 teaspoon ground ginger

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 1/4 of total recipe

1. Combine all ingredients in small bowl. Let stand 20 minutes to allow flavors to blend. Serve with grilled chicken, pork, or fish.

*Note: Jalapeño peppers can sting and irritate the skin, so wear rubber gloves when handling peppers and do not touch your eyes.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 19 calories, Carbohydrates: 5 g, Protein: 1 g, Fat: 1 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 0 mg, Sodium: 2 mg, Fiber: 1 g
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Diabetic Dessert of the Week – No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake

July 22, 2021 at 6:02 AM | Posted in dessert, diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Dessert of the Week | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Dessert of the Week is a No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Zwieback Toasts, fresh Blueberries, Butter, Unflavored Gelatin, Water, Cream Cheese, Sucralose-Based Sugar Substitute, Vanilla, Frozen Whipped Topping, and Unsweetened Frozen Blueberries. The recipe is from the Diabetes Self Management website where you can find a huge selection of Diabetic Friendly Recipes, Diabetes News, Diabetes Management Tips, and more! You can also subscribe to the Diabetes Self Management Magazine. Each issue is packed with Diabetes News and Diabetic Friendly Recipes. I’ve left a link to subscribe at the end of the post. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake
Looking for a decadent and delightful dessert that you can make without turning on the oven? Look no further! This creamy, low-carb cheesecake can be made with just some processing, mixing and a bit of boiling water. Refrigerate to set and serve with some fresh blueberries for a treat that can’t be beat!

Ingredients
8 zwieback toasts*
Fresh blueberries and mint sprigs (optional)
1 tablespoon butter
1 envelope (2 1/2 teaspoons) unflavored gelatin
1 cup boiling water
2 packages (8 ounces each) cream cheese, softened
1/3 cup sucralose-based sugar substitute
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup thawed frozen whipped topping
3/4 cup unsweetened frozen blueberries

Directions
Yield: 8 servings
Serving size: 1/8 of total recipe

1 – For crust, place zwieback toasts and butter in food processor. Cover; pulse until coarse crumbs form. Pat thin layer of crumbs onto bottom of 9-inch springform pan.

2 – For filling, place gelatin in medium bowl. Add boiling water; stir until gelatin is completely dissolved.

3 – Beat cream cheese, sugar substitute, and vanilla in large bowl with electric mixer at medium speed until well blended. Beat in whipped topping. Add dissolved gelatin in steady stream while beating at low speed. (Mixture will become loose and lumpy.) Beat 4 minutes at medium speed until smooth and creamy, scraping side of bowl occasionally.

4 – Fold frozen blueberries into cream cheese mixture; spread in prepared pan. Refrigerate 3 hours or until set. Garnish with fresh blueberries and mint, if desired.

*Zwieback toast can be found in the baby food aisle of most grocery stores.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 284 calories, Carbohydrates: 11 g, Protein: 6 g, Fat: 24 g, Saturated Fat: 15 g, Cholesterol: 66 mg, Sodium: 196 mg, Fiber: 1 g
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Southern Crab Cakes with Rémoulade Dipping Sauce  

July 20, 2021 at 6:02 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Dish of the Week | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Dish of the Week – Southern Crab Cakes with Rémoulade Dipping Sauce. Includes the recipes for the Crab Cakes and Rémoulade Dipping Sauce. To make this recipe you’ll be needing Fresh Lump Crab Meat, Sourdough Breadcrumbs, Green Onions, Fat Free Mayonnaise, Egg White, Spicy Brown Mustard, Hot Sauce, Olive Oil, and Lemon Wedges. There’s only 81 calories and 7 net carbs per serving. The recipe is from the Diabetes Self Management website where you can find a huge selection of Diabetic Friendly Recipes, Diabetes News, Diabetes Management Tips, and more! You can also subscribe to the Diabetes Self Management Magazine. Each issue is packed with Diabetes News and Diabetic Friendly Recipes. I’ve left a link to subscribe at the end of the post. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021!  https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Southern Crab Cakes with Rémoulade Dipping Sauce
This sunny Southern dish is perfect for soaking up the last days of the summer season! It’s a scrumptious appetizer, perfect to set the tone for a late-summer menu.

Ingredients
10 ounces fresh lump crabmeat
1 1/2 cups fresh white or sourdough bread crumbs, divided
1/4 cup chopped green onions
1/2 cup fat-free or reduced-fat mayonnaise, divided
1 egg white, lightly beaten
2 tablespoons coarse-grained or spicy brown mustard, divided
3/4 teaspoon hot pepper sauce, divided
2 teaspoons olive oil, divided
Lemon wedges (optional)

Directions
1 – Preheat oven to 200°F. Pick out and discard any shell or cartilage from crabmeat. Combine crabmeat, 3/4 cup bread crumbs, and green onions in medium bowl. Add 1/4 cup mayonnaise, egg white, 1 tablespoon mustard, and 1/2 teaspoon hot pepper sauce; mix well. Using 1/4 cup mixture per cake, shape into 8 (1/2-inch-thick) cakes. Roll crab cakes lightly in remaining 3/4 cup bread crumbs.

2 – Heat large nonstick skillet over medium heat; add 1 teaspoon oil. Add 4 crab cakes; cook 4 to 5 minutes per side or until golden brown. Transfer to serving platter; keep warm in oven. Repeat with remaining 1 teaspoon oil and crab cakes.

3 – For dipping sauce, combine remaining 1/4 cup mayonnaise, 1 tablespoon mustard, and 1/4 teaspoon hot pepper sauce in small bowl; mix well.

Serve crab cakes warm with dipping sauce and lemon wedges, if desired.

Yield: 8 servings.

Serving size: 1 crab cake with 1 1/2 teaspoons sauce.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving:
Calories: 81 calories, Carbohydrates: 8 g, Protein: 7 g, Fat: 2 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 30 mg, Sodium: 376 mg, Fiber: 1 g
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Shrimp Caprese Pasta

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Here’s a recipe for Shrimp Caprese Pasta. To make this Dish you’ll be needing Whole Wheat Penne Pasta, Olive Oil. Grape Tomatoes, Basil, Balsamic Vinegar, Garlic Cloves, Salt, Red Pepper Flakes, Medium Shrimp, and Mozzarella Pearls. The recipe is from the Diabetes Self Management website where you can find a huge selection of Diabetic Friendly Recipes, Diabetes News, Diabetes Management Tips, and more! You can also subscribe to the Diabetes Self Management Magazine. Each issue is packed with Diabetes News and Diabetic Friendly Recipes. I’ve left a link to subscribe at the end of the post. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Shrimp Caprese Pasta

Ingredients
1 cup uncooked whole wheat penne
2 teaspoons olive oil
2 cups coarsely chopped grape tomatoes
4 tablespoons chopped fresh basil, divided
1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
2 cloves garlic, minced
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon red pepper flakes
8 ounces medium raw shrimp (with tails on), peeled and deveined
1 cup grape tomatoes, halved
2 ounces fresh mozzarella pearls

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 1/4 of recipe

1 – Cook pasta according to package directions, omitting salt. Drain, reserving 1/2 cup cooking water. Set aside.

2 – Heat oil in large skillet over medium heat. Add 2 cups chopped tomatoes, reserved 1/2 cup pasta water, 2 tablespoons basil, vinegar, garlic, salt, and red pepper flakes. Cook and stir 10 minutes or until tomatoes begin to soften.

3 – Add shrimp and 1 cup halved tomatoes to skillet; cook and stir 5 minutes or until shrimp turn pink and opaque. Add pasta; cook until heated through.

4 – Divide mixture evenly among four bowls. Top evenly with cheese and remaining 2 tablespoons basil.

Nutrition Information:
Exchanges per serving: 1 1/2 Bread/Starch, 1 Vegetable, 1 1/2 Meat.
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Diabetic Side Dish of the Week – Spring Greens With Blueberries, Walnuts, and Feta Cheese

July 18, 2021 at 6:02 AM | Posted in diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Side Dish of the Week | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Side Dish of the Week is Spring Greens With Blueberries, Walnuts, and Feta Cheese. To make this week’s Recipe you’ll be needing Canola Oil, White Wine Vinegar, Dijon Mustard, Salt, Black Pepper, Mixed Spring Greens, Blueberries, Reduced-Fat Crumbled Feta Cheese and Chopped Walnuts. The Recipe has 145 calories and 5 net carbs per serving. The recipe is from the Diabetes Self Management website where you can find a huge selection of Diabetic Friendly Recipes, Diabetes News, Diabetes Management Tips, and more! You can also subscribe to the Diabetes Self Management Magazine. Each issue is packed with Diabetes News and Diabetic Friendly Recipes. I’ve left a link to subscribe at the end of the post. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Spring Greens With Blueberries, Walnuts, and Feta Cheese
Blueberries are a superfood! Get the antioxidant boost of these juicy fruits in this quick and easy salad. It takes just nine ingredients and a few simple steps to throw together.

Ingredients
1 tablespoon canola oil
1 tablespoon white wine vinegar or sherry vinegar
2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
1/2 teaspoon salt (optional)
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
5 cups mixed spring greens (5 ounces)
1 cup fresh blueberries
1/2 cup reduced-fat crumbled feta cheese
1/4 cup chopped walnuts or pecans, toasted*

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 1 1/4 cups

1. Whisk oil, vinegar, mustard, salt, if desired, and pepper in large bowl.

2. Add greens and blueberries; toss gently to coat. Top with cheese and walnuts. Serve immediately.

*To toast nuts, place in nonstick skillet. Cook and stir over medium-low heat until nuts begin to brown, about 5 minutes. Remove immediately to plate to cool.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 146 calories, Carbohydrates: 8 g, Protein: 5 g, Fat: 11 g, Saturated Fat: 2 g, Cholesterol: 5 mg, Sodium: 300 mg, Fiber: 3 g
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Appetizer of the Week – Teriyaki Chicken Drummies

July 17, 2021 at 6:02 AM | Posted in Appetizer of the Week, Appetizers, diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management | Leave a comment
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This week’s Appetizer of the Week is Teriyaki Chicken Drummies. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Low-Sodium Teriyaki Sauce, Garlic Cloves, Black Pepper, Chicken Drummettes, and Toasted Sesame Seeds. The Chicken Drummies are 160 calories and 2 net carbs. The recipe is from the Diabetes Self Management website where you can find a huge selection of Diabetic Friendly Recipes, Diabetes News, Diabetes Management Tips, and more! You can also subscribe to the Diabetes Self Management Magazine. Each issue is packed with Diabetes News and Diabetic Friendly Recipes. I’ve left a link to subscribe at the end of the post. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Teriyaki Chicken Drummies
Ingredients
1 bottle (10 ounces) low-sodium teriyaki sauce, divided
4 cloves garlic, crushed
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
3 pounds chicken drummettes (about 24 pieces total)
1 tablespoon toasted sesame seeds*

Directions
Yield: 12 drummies

1 – Reserve 1/4 cup teriyaki sauce; set aside. Combine remaining teriyaki sauce, garlic, and pepper in shallow baking dish. Add drummettes; marinate in refrigerator for 30 minutes, turning once.

2 – Preheat oven to 400°F. Spray baking sheet with nonstick cooking spray. Remove drummettes from dish; discard marinade. Place drummettes, skin side up, on prepared baking sheet.

3 – Bake 30 minutes or until golden brown. Immediately remove drummettes to large bowl. Add reserved 1/4 cup teriyaki sauce; toss to coat evenly. Sprinkle with sesame seeds.

*Note. To toast sesame seeds, spread seeds in small skillet. Shake skillet over medium-low heat about 3 minutes or until seeds begin to pop and turn golden.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 160 calories, Carbohydrates: 2 g, Protein: 12 g, Fat: 10 g, Saturated Fat: 2 g, Cholesterol: 40 mg, Sodium: 300 mg, Fiber: 0 g
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Diabetic Dessert of the Week – Just Peachy Smoothie

July 15, 2021 at 6:02 AM | Posted in dessert, diabetes, diabetes friendly, Diabetes Self Management, Diabetic Dessert of the Week | Leave a comment
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This week’s Diabetic Dessert of the Week is a Just Peachy Smoothie. To make this week’s recipe you’ll be needing Skim Milk, can of Peach Slices in Juice, Nonfat Artificially Sweetened Peach Yogurt, and Ice Cubes. The Smoothie is 53 calories and 9 net carbs per serving. The recipe is from the Diabetes Self Management website where you can find a huge selection of Diabetic Friendly Recipes, Diabetes News, Diabetes Management Tips, and more! You can also subscribe to the Diabetes Self Management Magazine. Each issue is packed with Diabetes News and Diabetic Friendly Recipes. I’ve left a link to subscribe at the end of the post. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Just Peachy Smoothie
Are you looking for a way to cool down on these sultry summer days? Then you’ll want to whip up one of our low-carb smoothies! With only five ingredients and five minutes of

preparation required, you can be relaxing with this refreshing summer sipper in no time!

Ingredients
Preparation time: 5 minutes

1/2 cup skim milk
1 can (15 ounces) peach slices in juice, drained (or 1 cup sliced fresh peaches)
1/4 cup nonfat, artificially sweetened peach yogurt
Artificial sweetener (optional)
1 cup ice cubes

Directions
Yield: 2 3/4 cups
Serving size: 1 cup

1 – Place milk, peaches, and yogurt in the blender and pulse on high until smooth. Add artificial sweetener to taste and blend again. Add ice cubes one at a time, blending in pulses on high until smooth after each addition. Serve immediately.

2 – Leftovers can be frozen in a microwave-safe freezer container and thawed in the microwave in 10-second increments until slushy.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 53 calories, Carbohydrates: 10 g, Protein: 3 g, Fat: <1 g, Saturated Fat: <1 g, Sodium: 37 mg, Fiber: <1 g
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Diabetic Dish of the Week – Spaghetti and Meatballs

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This week’s Diabetic Dish of the Week is Spaghetti and Meatballs. To make this week’s Recipe you’ll be needing Whole Wheat Spaghetti, Extra Lean Ground Beef, Hot Italian Turkey Sausages, Egg White, Plain Dry Bread Crumbs, Dried Oregano, Tomato Basil Pasta Sauce, Fresh Basil, and Grated Parmesan Cheese. The recipe is from the Diabetes Self Management website where you can find a huge selection of Diabetic Friendly Recipes, Diabetes News, Diabetes Management Tips, and more! You can also subscribe to the Diabetes Self Management Magazine. Each issue is packed with Diabetes News and Diabetic Friendly Recipes. I’ve left a link to subscribe at the end of the post. Enjoy and Eat Healthy in 2021! https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/

Spaghetti and Meatballs
A high-fiber version of the traditional Italian dish!

Ingredients
Nonstick cooking spray
6 ounces uncooked multigrain or whole wheat spaghetti
3/4 pound extra-lean ground beef
1/4 pound hot turkey Italian sausage, casing removed
1 egg white
2 tablespoons plain dry bread crumbs
1 teaspoon dried oregano
2 cups tomato-basil pasta sauce
3 tablespoons chopped fresh basil
2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese

Directions
Yield: 4 servings
Serving size: 3 meatballs, 3/4 cup spaghetti and 3/4 cup sauce

1 – Preheat oven to 450°F. Coat baking sheet with cooking spray. Cook spaghetti according to package directions, omitting salt and fat. Drain; keep warm.

2 – Combine beef, sausage, egg white, bread crumbs, and oregano in medium bowl; mix well. Shape mixture into 16 (1 1/2-inch) meatballs. Place on prepared baking sheet; coat with cooking spray. Bake 12 minutes, turning once.

3 – Pour pasta sauce into large skillet; add meatballs. Cook and stir over medium heat 9 minutes or until sauce is heated through and meatballs are cooked through (160°F). Divide among four plates. Top with meatballs and sauce; sprinkle with basil and Parmesan cheese.

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 388 calories, Carbohydrates: 41 g, Protein: 34 g, Fat: 10 g, Saturated Fat: 3 g, Cholesterol: 69 mg, Sodium: 760 mg, Fiber: 5 g
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