Get your children involved – Kids are more likely to eat what they help plan and prepare. Thanks to whole-wheat breadcrumbs and a yogurt-based dipping sauce, these homemade fish sticks (made with tilapia) put a healthy spin on the freezer-aisle favorite. Serve the lip smacking chicken with chickpeas and brown rice for a fulfilling dinner meal. Plus it is a great colour, so your friends are going to be impressed, whether you tell them it’s healthy or not.
Aim for color and variety, and remember that potatoes don’t count as vegetables on the Healthy Eating Plate because of their negative impact on blood sugar. A great combination of grains, feta and vegetables, this is a gluten free dinner option that’s on the table in just 10 minutes.
A combination of three healthy foods, these fritters look like they’d be ideal for a quick supper as well as great for work lunches. Our healthy vegetarian recipes will make you not even think about meat, thanks to the inventive combinations of ingredients.
Which is why we’ve put together a whole host of delicious meal ideas for when you’re hungry and don’t want to wait but still want to think about what you’re putting inside your body. Saute some veggies while it’s cooking, and you have a healthy meal in under 30 minutes. Pressure cookers take the pressure off you, making it easy to cook long-braise dishes for weeknight dinners. This Lasagna dinner meal is well proportioned, easy to prepare and comes with all the delightful spices and herbs. And after 20-minutes in the oven, this fiber and protein-rich one-dish wonder is ready to make its dinner table debut.
To make this dish vegan, substitute pieces of zucchini, summer squash, and red onion for the chicken and 2 tablespoons olive oil for the yogurt, tossing all the vegetables in the marinade before grilling. Crumbled feta teams up with sun-dried tomatoes and fresh basil to upgrade your dinner in less than a half hour.