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18 Easy & Delicious Meals for Your Health Resolution

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January 02, 2017 · 2.7k Views

Oftentimes, healthy food is synonymous with tasteless, don't-bring-it-near-me food. However, I happen to be a lover of healthy food and would sometimes prefer that over something fried and greasy. With the right ingredients and recipes, you can make some of the most delicious meals you will ever have - minus all the guilt. If one of your New Year's resolutions is to be more nutritious, do it. It's totally possible, and we'll start you off on the right foot right now!

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18 Easy & Delicious Meals for Your Health Resolution

1. Spinach Artichoke Spaghetti Squash Boats with Chicken

spinach artichoke spaghetti squash boats with chicken

Source: Gluten Free with LB

I love it when you can eat your bowl. These spaghetti squash noodles are a way healthier version than regular spaghetti noodles. It's still cheesy and delicious!

Get the recipe from Gluten Free with LB


2. Spicy Tuna Wraps

spicy tuna wraps

Source: Wild Selections

This is probably one of the easiest meals you can make, and it'll taste great. Wrap one or ten (maybe not ten if you're trying to be healthy), and enjoy!

Get the recipe from Wild Selections


3. Zucchini Nachos

zucchini nachos

Source: Betsylife

For when you're craving nachos but don't want to order those nachos that serve 3-4 people but you can eat yourself.

Get the recipe from Betsylife


4. Vegan Burrito Bowl

vegan burrito bowl

Source: Dietitian Debbie Dishes

Chipotle who? Try doing Meatless Monday! This burrito bowl will make you want to stay vegan or vegetarian every day. Maybe.

Get the recipe from Dietitian Debbie Dishes


5. Spiralized Sweet Potato Enchilada Skillet

spiralized sweet potato enchilada skillet

Source: Sweet Peas and Saffron

Another spaghetti noodle substitute! Honestly, you can spiralize so many different vegetables to replace those carb-y pastas. You won't forfeit any flavor, and if anything, you'll get more flavor.

Get the recipe from Sweet Peas and Saffron


6. Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal

peanut butter banana oatmeal

Source: Five Heart Home

Breakfast can taste like dessert, yes. Try this sweet treat for a quick meal because breakfast is the most important meal of the day!

Get the recipe from Five Heart Home


7. Simple Poached Egg and Avocado Toast

simple poached egg and avocado toast

Source: Pinch of Yum

This is one of those meals that is incredibly satisfying and will leave you wondering how something so simple can taste so good. 

Get the recipe from Pinch of Yum


8. Slow Cooker Turkey Quinoa Chili with Sweet Potatoes and Black Beans

slow cooker turkey quinoa chili with sweet potatoes and black beans

Source: Well Plated

What if you could turn on a machine and have it do all of the cooking for you? Welcome, slow cookers. This hearty chili is filled with the most nutritious ingredients without sacrificing any flavor.

Get the recipe from Well Plated


9. Mini Vegetable and Bacon Frittatas

mini vegetable and bacon frittatas

Source: Eat Good 4 Life

If you're looking for a low carb breakfast option, look no further than egg muffins. They're extra perfect if you're constantly on the go but need something to fill your stomach until lunch.

Get the recipe from Eat Good 4 Life

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10. Mexican Grilled Salmon Salad with Avocado Greek Yogurt Ranch Dressing

mexican grilled salmon salad with avocado greek yogurt ranch dressing

Source: Cooking Classy

Salads are the face of healthy food. But they have also been given a bad reputation for their inability to be fulfilling and tasty. However, this flavorful salad with a healthy dressing will convert you.

Get the recipe from Cooking Classy


11. Curried Cauliflower Rice Kale Soup

curried cauliflower rice kale soup

Source: Cotter Crunch

Before you start judging this recipe for its inclusion of cauliflower and kale, don't. It's roasted curried cauliflower "rice" (great and healthy substitution for white rice!) with kale and veggies to fill you up.

Get the recipe from Cotter Crunch


12. Chocolate Chip Greek Yogurt Pancakes

chocolate chip greek yogurt pancakes

Source: Live Well Bake Often

These protein-packed pancakes are light and delicious. Indulge as a treat-yourself breakfast, but eat happily knowing that you're getting something delicious and nutritious!

Get the recipe from Live Well Bake Often


13. Greek Goddess Grain Bowl with "Fried" Zucchini, Toasted Seeds, and Fried Halloumi

greek goddess grain bowl

Source: Half Baked Harvest

It's a flavor explosion with this bowl of delight. It's full of veggies and tofu, and you'll forget there's no meat because it's that satisfying and delicious.

Get the recipe from Half Baked Harvest


14. Lemon-Parmesan Zucchini Pasta with Roasted Artichokes

lemon-parmesan zucchini pasta with roasted artichokes

Source: Inspiralized

Lemon, parmesan, and roasted artichokes are a combination made in heaven. Eat plates and plates of this meal without the guilt because you're slurping up vegetables - zucchini noodles, to be exact.

Get the recipe from Inspiralized


15. Healthy Thai Coconut Quinoa Bowls

healthy thai coconut quinoa bowls

Source: Fit Foodie Finds

These bowls are packed with protein, vegetables, and flavor - Thai flavor, in this case. Another great vegetarian option without eliminating nutritional benefits.

Get the recipe from Fit Foodie Finds


16. Strawberry Oatmeal Bars

strawberry oatmeal bars

Source: Well Plated

For a delicious breakfast on the go, try this easy strawberry oatmeal bars. Avoid buying breakfast bars with artifical flavors and unnecessary sugars and go clean by making your own!

Get the recipe from Well Plated


17. Creamy Buffalo Chicken & Black Bean Quesadillas

creamy buffalo chicken and black bean quesadillas

Source: Boys Ahoy

If you want a spicy kick to your meal, try these buffalo chicken quesadillas. They take only 10 minutes to make, but they'll taste like you put so much more effort into it!

Get the recipe from Boys Ahoy


18. Zucchini Noodles with Creamy Avocado Pesto

zucchini noodles with creamy avocado pesto

Source: Eat Yourself Skinny

A simple, yet flavor-packed noodle dish that will please the pickiest of eaters. It's an all-veggie meal, so try to feed it to your kids if they're are keen on vegetables.

Get the recipe from Eat Yourself Skinny

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