Sloppy Joes for Picky Kids!
70 mins (prep 10, cooking 60)
11 ingredients
12 servings
I combined several recipes and came up with this and all 3 of my kids loved it, LOL! I use ground turkey, but you can use whatever ground meat you like. You can even use a combo of ground meat and TVP, for even lower fat. I used 1 1/2 tsp. chili powder and it wasn't too hot for the kids. See Note.

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Serving Size (40.45 g)
Servings 12
Amount per Serving
Calories 57.42 Calories from Fat 0.81
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.09g 1.62%
Saturated Fat 0.02g 1.25%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 325.69mg 162.84%
Total Carbohydrate 13.92g 55.69%
Dietary Fiber 0.18 g 8.52%
Sugars 11.86 g %
Protein 0.43g 10.36%
Vitamin A 222.37IU% Vitamin C 2.01mg%
Calcium 11.7mg% Iron 0.43mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
lean ground beef, yellow mustard, apple cider vinegar