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Holiday Recipes

As the end of the year approaches, try these healthy holiday recipes. You'll find main dishes, appetizers, sides and desserts!

Scalloped Potatoes

Potato dishes are a common holiday item. Serve this creamy potato side at your holiday dinner. No one will even know it’s a “healthy” version of scalloped potatoes!

Holiday Veggie Platter with Hummus – Quick Recipe

It’s amazing how people will eat more veggies when they are in front of them, displayed well and served with a good dip. Hummus is a healthy dip made from chickpeas and comes in a variety of flavors.

Stuffed Brussels Sprouts Bites – Foodie Recipe

These make for a unique holiday appetizer or side dish that your guests will love.

Bell Pepper Poppers

For a little more heat in these poppers, increase the amount of crushed red pepper flakes to your liking.

Chocolate Pudding "Cake"

Want a "sweet chocolate treat" without the guilt? Try this quick and easy dessert. It's great to take to a holiday party.

Italian Style Vegetable Stuffed Pork Tenderloin – Foodie Recipe

This entrée is great for a holiday gathering or meal with the family. Note that allowing the meat to rest before slicing keeps this dish nice and juicy.

BONUS RECIPE: Almond Joy Hot Chocolate

It’s good to save sweets for special occasions. Enjoy this warm drink by substituting it for some of the carbohydrates in your meal or snack.

Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

This recipe includes ingredients like Splenda brown sugar and mashed bananas to reduce the amount of sugar and calories. Bring these healthy cookies to your holiday cookie exchange this year!

Pasta Fagioli

This hearty Italian soup makes a great lunch or side dish with your holiday meal. To cut down on prep time, chop the onion, garlic, celery, and carrots quickly using a food processor.

Ratatouille

This is another great side dish for the holidays. It’s packed with vegetables and is relatively low in calories.

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