5 lean meats
Side Suggestions: Asparagus Salad
Trim 10-12 asparagus stalks, drizzle with 2 teaspoons of olive oil, and sprinkle with 1/8 teaspoon of salt. Sauté over medium-high heat in a medium nonstick skillet coated with cooking spray for 4-6 minutes, or until asparagus reaches the desired level of doneness. Mix with 1 small seeded, chopped tomato and ¼ cup of chopped red onion. Drizzle with combined mixture of 2 tablespoons of olive oil, 1 tablespoon of lemon juice, ½ teaspoon of chopped rosemary, and 1/8 teaspoon of minced garlic. Nutrition Info (for ½ of recipe): 199 calories; 8 g carbohydrate; 3 g protein; 18 g fat; 3 g fiber; 171 mg sodium. Exchanges: 2 vegetable, 4 fats. pilaf. Prepare packaged rice pilaf as directed.