If you’re trying to lose weight, put down the takeout menu. Restaurants serve huge portions and often use more sugar, salt, and unhealthy fats than you can see on the menu. You can avoid all those extra calories by cooking for yourself. You can decide exactly what you’re putting into your body. Use real, whole ingredients—lots of veggies, whole grains, healthy fats, and plenty of protein. Not sure how to begin? We can help! These are our top 10 weight loss dinner recipes. Cooking isn’t as fast as grabbing takeout, but it’s one of the kindest things you can do for your body.
Avocado and chicken is the ultimate weight-loss combination. Chicken is an excellent source of lean protein and avocado is rich in omega-3 fatty acids.
You don’t need rice to make a delicious stir-fry. Enjoy this low-calorie, high-protein stir-fry made with chicken, broccoli, and an Asian-inspired sauce.
Zucchini noodles are a great alternative to pasta. They’re high in fiber and low in calories. Toss in some spinach for a healthy helping of greens.
This avocado hummus bowl is rich in nutrients and is a cinch to prepare. Make an extra serving and take it for lunch the next day.
Try these skinny bell pepper pizza boats the next time a pizza craving strikes. They have all the cheesy, saucy goodness of pizza with more protein and fewer calories.
This southwestern chicken & veggie salad is packed with protein and fiber. It also has plenty of antioxidants, thanks to the chili powder and cayenne pepper.