12 Delicious, Healthy Recipes That Make Sticking To That Diet Easy
1. Vanilla-Almond Chia Breakfast Pudding
This breakfast ‘pudding’ uses almond milk, chia seeds, vanilla extract, honey and whatever delicious fruit is in season. You can get the recipe here.
2. Skinny Omelette Wraps
Substitute tortillas with super thin omelettes and use them to wrap up your favourite breakfast ingredients. This recipe uses salad greens, pesto and cheeses as the filling, but you can substitute those with whatever you have in your fridge!
3. 2-Minute Apple Mug Muffins
These are great for anyone with a sweet tooth who’s pressed for time in the mornings. Check out the recipe, and get creating!
4. Farm Veggies With Poached Eggs and Romesco
Just roast up some veges, poach and egg or two and cover with some delicious Romesco sauce, made with tomatoes, red peppers, garlic, almonds and spices. Delicious! You can pick up the recipe here.
5. Minty Millet and Pomegranate Salad
This healthy bowl of deliciousness will brighten up any work-day lunchtime! With a tangy tahini sauce and loads of whole grains and nuts, this power salad will keep you going all day.
6. Chicken Collard Wraps with Satay-Style Dipping Sauce
Collard wraps are another super-healthy substitute for tortillas. This mouth-watering recipe fills the collard with chicken, avocado, strawberries, cucumber, mango and mint leaves, with a non-peanut satay-style dipping sauce on the side. Sounds like heaven!
7. Sugar Snap Pea and Carrot Soba Noodles
The fresh seasonal vegetables in this recipe can all be substituted with whatever goodies are in season, making this recipe easy on your wallet and your waistline!
8. Spicy Quinoa Taco Bowl
This gluten-free, vegan recipe suits many diets. It’s an ingenious combination of beans, veges, herbs and spices with the tacos broken up and served right there in the bowl.
9. Avocado and Quinoa-Stuffed Acorn Squash
This vegetarian recipe features baked squash filled with some some great flavours; avocado, black beans, green chilies, toasted pepitas and quinoa.
10. Mediterranean Baked Sweet Potatoes
This quick meal is basically baked sweet potato with chickpeas, a garlic-herb sauce and a parsley-tomato salad for garnish. Simple, easy, delicious!
11. Nectarine and Onion Pork Chops
Here’s a paleo recipe that is so delicious, even non-paleo eaters should try it! If nectarines are out of season it can be done with grapes or berries instead!