The start of the new year is the perfect time to expand your meal planning repertoire! Explore our list of 15 recipes to try in 2015, and try your hand at a few of these delicious, healthy meals, snacks, and sides. You’ll discover new flavors and pairings, and you’ll build a variety of go-to recipes to keep your healthy lifestyle on track!
Clean ingredients like coconut oil and raw honey make this classic indulgence guilt-free! Its rich peanut butter flavor will satisfy your sweet tooth without the added fat and calories of traditional fudge.
This savory dish is an excellent and delicious way to add the nutritional benefits of Brussels sprouts to your diet. Toasted walnuts bring an added crunch, and you can even alternate the chicken with pork to switch things up.
Perfect for lunch or dinner, this filling burrito wrap packs a protein punch with black beans and quinoa. It’s simple, quick, and even the kids will love it.
French onion soup may be a treat you frequently order at your favorite diner, but you can make it at home, too. You’ll find that it comes out tasting delicious in this easy crockpot recipe. It may quickly become a regular meal in your household.
We love Mexican cuisine as much as the next gal, but traditional white or yellow rice does a number on our diet! Sub out rice for this yummy Mexican-style quinoa. It’s great in burritos, tacos, or on its own.
This taco is packed with nutrient-rich veggies, plus it’s made in one skillet, which makes cleanup a breeze. Black beans and cheddar cheese add protein for a well-rounded weeknight meal.
Our clean eating take on the comfort food favorite. This hearty dish combines cheesy goodness with the superfood powers of broccoli, and none of the added ingredients you’ll find in a restaurant or grocery store version of the dish.
This delicious recipe is a great opportunity to try out two new things you may not have done before: cooking a lasagna in the crockpot and making a creamy bechàmel sauce. Once you taste the results, you’ll be thrilled that you tried this one.
This simple recipe combines all of the delicious flavors of spinach and artichoke dip in one yummy meal. Pop the ingredients in the slow cooker while you’re at work or running errands. The result is a creamy, tender chicken dish!
If you’re craving Chinese takeout, this chicken dish will satisfy your cravings without cheating on your meal plan. You’ll be shocked at how easy it is to prepare!
The rich, sinful goodness of crème brûlée just got a clean eating overhaul. Whip up this fool-proof dessert with coconut milk instead of traditional dairy.
This flavorful dish continues to be a major hit with everyone who tries it. Plus it’s so easy, you’ll find it falling into your weeknight rotation again and again.
A slow cooker classic that makes a perfect weekend meal. It’s got all of the flavors of traditional chicken noodle soup, with a Thai-inspired kick.
On those busy nights when you’d rather just pick up takeout, try this simple set-it-and-forget-it dish. You only need one skillet and about 20 minutes to make a hearty, wholesome meal.
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