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Featured Cookbook Recipes

Looking for a new cookbook filled with healthy recipes? These recipes are samples from various American Diabetes Association cookbooks.

Wheat Berries, Edamame, and Black Bean Toss

Wheat berries are a type of whole grain that normally take an hour to cook on the stove. But this recipe slow cooks your wheat berries, making them easier than ever to prepare. Make this recipe on the weekend and serve it up for weekday lunches over a bed of fresh greens.

Chicken Cheddar Rice with Asparagus

Who doesn’t love chicken and rice? This recipe will be a family favorite. Plus it sneaks in some non-starchy vegetables!

Creamy Artichoke Parmesan Dip

Here’s a tasty artichoke dip that you can bring to your next tailgate or Sunday football gathering. It’s simple to make and can be kept hot in your slow cooker.

Crispy Baked Broccoli

Here's a tasty and easy vegetable dish that you can make using a budget-friendly bag of frozen broccoli. Aim to fill half of your plate with nonstarchy vegetables like broccoli, carrots, greens and more!

2,2,2 Good Gazpacho

Gazpacho is a soup primarily made with non-starchy vegetables. It is served cold and can be a great summertime snack. Plus it's an easy way to get more veggies into your day!

Nuts about Pizza for Breakfast

Try this super simple breakfast. Both kids and adults will love it and it can be ready to eat in a matter of minutes! If it works better with your budget, switch out the almond butter for peanut butter.

Tuscan Spiedini with Fresh Herbs, Lemon and Cracked Fennel Seeds

These flavorful chicken kabobs are lean and you can add whatever veggies you'd like to them.

Greek Orzo Salad with Peas, Lemon and Kalamata Olives

Add rotisserie chicken or grilled shrimp to turn this salad into an entrée. Otherwise, it can be served as a tasty side dish to complement grilled chicken or fish.

Peach Freeze Smoothie

Try this tasty smoothie for breakfast or lunch. It's June, so you could experiment with fresh peaches since summer is the peak season!

Blueberry Green Tea Smoothie

Summer is a great time for smoothies, so we're bringing you a unique bonus recipe from the American Diabetes Association's Simply Smoothies cookbook by Linda Gassenheimer.

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