If you are anything like me, you’ve had plenty of egg nog and eaten your weight in holiday goodies by now. Also, right about now, I start craving healthy recipes to get my body back on track. Well, at least more healthier meals in between stuffing myself with The Best Shortbread Cookies.
So, I went in search of the best healthy recipes that feel like a splurge but are still healthy. All of these recipes are lighter versions of the foods you love that show healthy eating doesn’t have to boring. In this round up, you’ll find healthy dinner, lunch, snack, and side ideas to help you refresh your healthy eating habits after the holiday.
Whether you are vegan, vegetarian, paleo or just starting out lightening up your diet, these recipes are so tasty that you won’t miss all that pie, cookies, and mashed potatoes you’ve been eating the last few weeks. Well, probably won’t miss them. Alright, I’m putting down the cookies now and grabbing the kale.
The 15 Best Healthy Recipes for the New Year
Paleo Orange Chicken with Cauliflower Rice by The Endless Meal
Firey Schezwan Peanut and Chili Zucchini Noodles by Half Baked Harvest.
20 Minute Chicken Satay Lettuce Wraps by Iowa Girl Eats.
Mediterranean Quinoa Bowls with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce by Pinch of Yum.
Vegetarian Chocolate Quinoa Chili by The Endless Meal.
Perfectly Crispy Seasoned Kale Chips by Healthy Liv.
Gluten Free Black Bean Jalapeno Cauliflower Tostadas by Kara Lydon.
Creamy Roasted Beet Hummus by The Endless Meal.
Vegan Mushroom Ramen Soup by Apollo and Luna.
Nourishing Winter Rainbow Salad by The Little Plantation.
Carrot Noodles with Thai Peanut Sauce by The Endless Meal.
Herb Roasted Root Vegetables by Eat Spin Run Repeat.
Vegan Tomato Bisque by The Vegan 8.
Coconut Oil Fried Brussels Sprouts with Garlic Chilies and Lime by The Endless Meal.