Comfort Foods Under 300 Calories: 60 Guilt-Free Recipes

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Who doesn’t love a good comfort food recipe? Comfort foods are the recipes that you turn to when times seem tough. They can be many things, but they’re usually dishes that remind you of home and everything about your life is ok. Comfort foods are just what we need when it’s cold outside or after a long day at work. We’re featuring 60 Comfort Foods Under 300 Calories – your new go-to list for delicious low-calorie meals!

 

Comfort Foods Under 300 Calories

 

 

Tips to Make Recipes Healthier:

– Pick leaner cuts of meat and remove visible fat.

– Serve with a side salad to boost vitamins and fiber intake.

– Fill your plate with veggies! Vegetables contain essential nutrients, antioxidants, minerals, folate, potassium – all good things for your body that you need more of in wintertime or when you’re feeling under the weather.

– Swap out an ingredient such as full cream for low fat milk (e.g., use skim milk instead). This will make recipes healthier while not compromising on flavor too much. Going lighter on dairy can also help people who have lactose intolerance or are vegan/vegetarian! It’s worth taking note if this is something that affects you personally so that it can help you enjoy your favorite foods.

– Reduce the amount of sugar or sweetener in a recipe, or substitute it for other natural ingredients (e.g., honey instead of white granulated sugar) to reduce daily intake and prevent tooth decay!

– Use low sodium sauces when cooking so that recipes are healthier without compromising on flavor too much – salt can be saved for seasoning at the table if desired.

Do you want to have a taste of all the good stuff but are afraid that your diet will suffer? Look no further! All these Comfort Foods Under 300 Calories, with their simple ingredients and quick preparation time, make for an easy way to enjoy lunch.

 

Comfort Foods Under 300 Calories

 

 

Breakfast Comfort Foods Under 300 Calories

Egg White Frittata via Pop Sugar

Western-Style Breakfast Burritos via Kim’s Cravings

Chia Yogurt Power Bowl via Fit Foodie Finds

Hash Brown Egg Cups via Cafe Delites

Spinach and Poached Egg Muffins via Lavender and Lovage

6-Ingredient Sausage-Potato Pie via Pinch Of Yum

Stuffed Strawberry and Cheese French Toast via Peanut Butter and Peppers

Kale Veggie Mini Frittata via Two Purple Figs

Chocolate Protein Overnight Oats via Amy’s Healthy Baking

Make-Ahead Baked Apple Cinnamon Oats via Garnish With Lemon

Banana Zucchini Oatmeal Cups via Hummusapien

4 Ingredient Protein Pancakes via Skinny Ms

Skinny Green Monster Smoothie via Skinny Taste

Salsa & Cheese Baked Egg Cups via Obesity Helps

Lemon Poppy Seed Protein Pancakes via Lexi’s Clean Kitchen

Egg-Bun Breakfast Sandwiches via Obesity Help

Baked Ginger and Pear Oatmeal via Making Thyme for Health

Crispy Hash Brown Haystacks from Minimalist Baker

Hard Boiled Egg and Avocado Bowl via Eating Bird Food

Sweet Potato Black Bean Egg White Omelet via Kim’s Cravings

Skinny Banana French Toast Bake via Skinny Mom

Healthy Breakfast Sandwich with Eggs and Veggies via Show Me the Yummy

Strawberry Oatmeal Bars via Well Plated

Meal Prep Breakfast Sandwich via Pinch of Yum

Blueberry Almond Oatmeal Parfait via The Wheatless Kitchen

Freezer-Friendly Breakfast Sandwich with Bacon and Cheese via Kitchn

Baked Pears with Walnuts and Honey via Skinny Taste

Sourdough Breakfast Sandwich with Onion, Spinach, Eggs and Cheese via Pinch Me Good

Oatmeal Latte via Inquiring Chef

Healthy Homemade Freezer Breakfast Sandwich via Tara Rochford

Sweet Potato Breakfast Burrito via Get Healthy U

Healthy Breakfast Sandwich on a Whole Wheat Bun via iFOOD Real

Make-Ahead Breakfast Sandwich with Kale, Eggs and Garlic via Fit Mitten Kitchen

Egg and Cheese Breakfast Sandwiches via Gimme Delicious

 

Lunch Comfort Foods Under 300 Calories

 

Antipasto Salad via Tasty Low Carb Recipes

Chicken, Broccoli, and Asparagus Stir Fry via Skinny MS

Greek Chicken Salad Lettuce Cups via Popculture

Turkey Taco Spaghetti Squash Boats via Skinny Taste

Delicious Cobb Salad via Skinny Ms

Connie’s Zucchini Crab Cakes via KitchMe

Shrimp Avocado Salad via Taste of Home

Chicken Fried Rice via Skinny Mom

Sesame Shrimp with Smashed Cucumber Salad via Cooking Light

Crunchy Hummus Wrap via Shape

Veggie Olive Wraps with Mustard Vinaigrette via BBC Good Food 

Turkey Black Bean Chili via The Lemon Bowl

Overstuffed Veggie Sandwich via Skinny Ms.

Rainbow Peanut Noodles Vegan Pasta Bake via Food Faith Fitness

Blueberry Corn Salad with Prosciutto via Recipe Girl 

Santa Fe Black Beans via My Recipes

Southwestern Cobb Salad via Our Best Bites

Shrimp Egg Drop via Fitness Magazine

Veggie and Pesto Sandwich via Skinny Ms. 

Cauliflower Stir Fry via Skinny MS

Classic Tuna Salad via Pop Culture 

Huevos Rancheros Tacos via Cooking Light

Sausage Topped White Pizza via Taste of Home

Skinny Burrito in a Jar via Skinny Ms. 

Chorizo, Kale, and Teff Soup via The Lemon Bowl

Pork Ragu with Polenta via Cooking Light

Shrimp Tacos with Green Apple Salsa via My Recipes

Korean-Inspired Turkey Meal Prep Bowls via Sweet Peas and Saffron

Cucumber, Black Bean, Corn, Tomato, and Avocado Salad via Pop Sugar

Slow Cooker Chipotle Honey Chicken Taco Salad Lunch Bowls via Sweet Peas and Saffron

Stir Fry Zucchini Noodles via Diethood

Avocado Egg Salad Sandwich with Pickled Celery via My Recipes

Black Bean Quinoa Salad with Basil Lemon Dressing via My Recipes

Tomato and Prosciutto Sandwich with Pea Pesto via My Recipes

Healthy Avocado Egg Salad and Salmon Sandwich via Skinny Taste

Crunchy Hummus Wrap via Shape

Grilled Tomato and Brie Sandwich via My Recipes

Spinach Quesadilla via Shape

Dinner Comfort Foods Under 300 Calories

Skinny Three-Cheese Penne Recipe via Skinny Mom

Vegan Black Bean Chili via EatPlant-based.com

Lighter Creamy Spinach Fettuccine Alfredo via Whole and Heavenly Oven

Garlic Shrimp And Quinoa via As Easy As Apple Pie

Grilled Cuban Sandwich via Clean Eating Mag

Tropical Chicken Burger via The Healthy Foodie

Tilapia With Warm Olive Salsa via My Recipes

Steamed Scallops with Garlic and Herb via Cotter Crunch

Lighter Creamy Spinach Fettuccini Alfredo via Whole and Heavenly Oven

Pulled Pork Sandwich with Sriracha BBQ Sauce via My Recipes

Sweet and Spicy Satsuma Turkey via My Recipes

Grilled Margherita Sandwiches via My Recipes

Slow Cooker Turkey Sausage with Barley Soup via SkinnyMs.

Grilled Mushroom Melt via Shape

Healthy Cauliflower Crust Pizza via Hungry Girl

BBQ Chicken Pizza Stuffed Spaghetti Squash via Joyful Healthy Eats

Healthy Chicken Piccata via Healthy Seasonal Recipes

Whole30 Egg Roll Bowls via Tasty Thin

Mushroom Lasagna Rolls via Skinny Mom

Taco Stuffed Peppers via Brooke Farmer

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchiladas via Skinny MS

Cheesy Loaded Cauliflower Casserole via Wholesome Yum

Sausage Tortellini Skillet via Emily Bites

Baked Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breast via  My Gorgeous Recipes

Fab Filling Chickpea Curry via Woman Magazine

Asian Stuffed Bell Peppers via Skinny Ms

Smoked Sausage Cassoulet Recipe via My Recipes

Chicken Cacciatore via Well Plated

Eggplant Pizzas via Closet Cooking

Instant Pot Steak Fajitas via Fit Slow Cooker Queen

Turkey Cutlets with Quinoa Pilaf via Skinny MS

Salsa Chicken Tacos via Cooking Classy

Sausages with Roasted Ratatouille via Woman Magazine

Balsamic Chicken and Vegetables from Life Made Sweeter 

Veggie and Ricotta Pizza via Hungry Girl

 

I’m all about comfort food, but it’s tough to find a good dish that won’t make me gain weight. Here are some of my favorite dishes under 300 calories! Let me know what your favorites are too – and if you have any other suggestions for healthy recipes, please share them with us!

 

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