The Ultimate Guide to Thanksgiving Recipes

The Ultimate Guide to Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving dinner conjures up images of turkey, carbs, pies and second helpings!  This year we've picked our favorite healthy recipes to feature in  the Ultimate Guide to Thanksgiving.  So check out this showcase of  the best appetizers, side dishes, desserts and more and let us know your favorites.

 

 

 

 

 

APPETIZERS

 Garlic Grilled Tomatoes                                             No-Cook Shrimp Dip

 Garlic Grilled Tomatoes                                         No-Cook Shrimp Dip                                                                                                                                       

                                                          Avocado-Feta DipHummus, Fresh and Homemade

Hummus, Fresh and Homemade                           Avocado-Feta Dip  

 

Spinach & Brie Topped Artichoke Hearts                                                         

Spinach & Brie Topped Artichoke Hearts                        Curried Butternut Squash Bisque

 

 SIDE DISHES

 Healthy Potato Gratin with Herbs                                                            Cheesy Potato Casserole

Healthy Potato Gratin with Herbs                             Easy Butternut Squash Risotto

 

Healthy Creamed Spinach Casserole                                                             Cinnamon Sweet Potatoes with Vanilla
Healthy Creamed Spinach Casserole                       Cinnamon Sweet Potatoes with Vanilla

 

Honey Balsamic Carrots                                                              
Honey Balsamic Carrots                                            Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes

 

TURKEY

Oven-Roasted Turkey

Oven Roasted Turkey

 

DESSERTS  

pumpkin coconut tart - activenow                                                             Frozen Pumpkin Mousse Pie

Pumpkin Coconut Tart                                            Frozen Pumpkin Mousse Pie

 

Indulgent Coconut Cupcakes                                                             Super Green Raw Brownies

Skinny Key Lime Pie                                                Super Green Raw Brownies

 

Apple Squares                                                                  

Apple Squares                                                         Dark Chocolate Nut Bark

 

 

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Posted Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014 by Michael Gonzales in Guides, Holiday Happenings, Recipes, Appetizers, Dessert, Entrees, Side Dish

 
 
 

Easter Morning Breakfast Recipes

Easter Morning Breakfast Recipes

 

Ham, roast, appetizers, breads, cakes, and the list goes on and on.  Usually, holidays = eat-a-thon! This weekend, try something new with a healthy start to the day so you are full early, taking away the desire to graze all day long on those delectable goodies around the house!  Here are three yummy, healthier breakfast options to try out this weekend.  Enjoy!  

 

 

1) Spinach Frittata Recipe

Spinach, eggs, garlic, onions, tomatoes, cheese - YUM!  An omelette fit for a king that will definitely keep you going for the whole day!

Spinach Frittata Recipe

 

 

 

 

 

 

2) Light and Fluffy Spinach Quiche

A quick and easy quiche that you can change up by substituting mushrooms, peppers, or other vegetables for the spinach.  Or you could get really crazy and add all of them together! Light and Fluffy Spinach Quiche

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3) Easter Morning Asparagus Strata

Very easy recipe that you can experiment with to create numerous combinations.  Try different types of breads or add ...

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Posted Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 by Michael Gonzales in Recipes, Breakfast