Low-Calorie Summer Desserts

Coax out bananas' natural sugars by grilling the halves, peel on, then serving them with a dollop of cream and fresh berries.
Grilled Bananas With Maple Creme Fraiche

Quick & Easy Skewers

Ellie Krieger pairs garlic, cumin and coriander-marinated chicken with grapes on these light, spicy-sweet skewers.
How-To: 10-Minute Chicken Skewers

MORE LIGHT SUMMER IDEAS

Summer Soups

Sip on chilled fruit- and veggie-filled broths to cool down during summer's height.
Watermelon Gazpacho

Taco Night

These recipes will keep your fiesta full of flavor (but with half the calories). Olé!
Pork + Pineapple Tacos

Skip the Mayo

Add flavor and tang to slaws with lighter vinegar, yogurt or even tomato soup.
Kelsey's Jicama Slaw

Salad for Dinner

When stocked with proteins and varied flavors, salads make great, filling meals.
Buffalo Chicken Salad

Zucchini, 3 Ways

The tender squash is equally tasty when served raw or baked to a crispy finish.
Grilled Zucchini Rolls

Meatless Mains

Transform vegetables into French, Indian and Italian vegetarian-friendly fare.
Ratatouille Corn Waffles