If your 2012 resolution is to eat healthier and fresher, you should know that you don’t need to sacrifice flavor for fewer calories. The options for enjoyable, easy and wholesome meals are endless, and in this post I’m sharing with you 50 ideas for more healthy appetizers, desserts, side dishes and full meals!
Whether your goal is to cleanse yourself completely of fatty foods or simply still enjoy the things you love in moderation, you are making a wise choice and a smart one for your body and overall well being. Learning to cook is an invaluable tool in developing a cleaner diet since you know exactly what goes into everything you eat! Many of the meals listed below can be frozen ahead of time as well, including my Turkey and Spinach Stuffed Shells, Hearty Vegetarian Chili with Polenta Cakes and Mom’s Curried Butternut Squash Soup. So, really, you’re saving both time and calories!
Click below for plenty of delicious, nutritious recipes, including my personal favorites, Artichoke Stuffed Baked Potato Bites, Spiced Chicken with Tropical Salsa and Mini Apple and Cherry Pies. There’s plenty to choose from and inspire you to make 2012 your healthiest year yet!
Appetizers & Snacks
• Vegetarian Friendly