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    KalynsKitchen Healthy Christmas and New Year's Recipes

    This board has healthy low-carb or carb-conscious recipes for Christmas or New Year's Eve.


    KalynsKitchen Healthy Christmas and New Year's Recipes

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    Delicious and Low-Carb Slow Cooker Egg Casserole with Sausage, Peppers, Cottage Cheese, and Cheddar; perfect when you need breakfast for a crowd. Instructions for a regular 6-quart slow cooker included. [found on KalynsKitchen.com.]:

    Slow Cooker Egg Casserole with Sausage, Peppers, Cottage Cheese, and Cheddar (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free)

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    Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Mushrooms with Thyme and Parsley; this is perfect for a holiday meal or just a tasty side dish for dinnner. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]:

    Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Mushrooms Recipe with Thyme and Parsley (Paleo, Gluten-Free)

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    Easy Roasted Carrots with Agave-Balsamic Glaze are a great side dish for a special dinner. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Easy Roasted Carrots with Agave-Balsamic Glaze (Gluten-Free, Kid Friendly)

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    Delicious Low-Sugar and Whole Wheat Brownies (and a memory of the lovely woman who shared the original recipe.) [KalynsKitchen.com]

    Low-Sugar and Whole Wheat Brownies with Walnuts (Grandma Willey's Brownie Recipe)

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    Easy Broccoli and Radish Salad with Gorgonzola is perfect if you want a healthy red-and-green salad, or make this delicious low-carb salad in January when you're getting back on track! [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Easy Broccoli and Radish Salad Recipe with Gorgonzola (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free)

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    These Low-Carb and Gluten-Free Cheese Crackers with Almond Flour are seriously addictive and this is the perfect nibble for a party or watching sports! [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Recipe for Cheese Crackers with Almond Flour (Gluten Free)

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    If you're looking for a healthier option for a holiday or Superbowl party, I promise this Greek Yogurt and Tahini Dip for Tomatoes and Cucumbers will disappear quickly. And this dip is low-carb, gluten-free, and South Beach Diet Phase One too. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Greek Yogurt and Tahini Dip for Tomatoes and Cucumbers (plus 10 More Healthy Vegetable Dips)

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    Everyone loves this Sweet Potato Gratin with Goat Cheese, Parmesan, and Thyme for a holiday side dish! [found on KalynsKitchen.com]:

    Sweet Potato Gratin with Goat Cheese, Parmesan, and Thyme (Gluten-Free)

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    Roasted Christmas Cauliflower with Red Bell Pepper, Green Olives, and Pine Nuts; this is a perfect red-and-green side dish for any holiday meal, and this recipe is low-carb, gluten-free, Paleo, dairy-free, and vegan, so you can make it for anyone! [KalynsKitchen.com]

    Roasted Cauliflower with Red Bell Pepper, Green Olives, and Pine Nuts (Christmas Caulifiower)

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    Southwestern Stuffed Peppers with Black Beans and Green Chiles; this is fun for a red-and-green dinner for the holidays or just a healthy meal in the new year. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Southwestern Stuffed Peppers Recipe with Black Beans and Green Chiles (Gluten-Free)

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    If you don't want to give sweets for the holidays, here are some great ideas for Spice Blends to Give for a Homemade Christmas Gift. Some of these are favorite blends I've made over and over! [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Spice Blends to Give for a Homemade Christmas Gift

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    Here are all my favorite Black-Eyed Peas Recipes to bring you Good Luck in the New Year! I love to use frozen black-eyed peas in dishes like this, but you can also cook them from scratch or buy canned ones. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Black-Eyed Peas Recipes for Good Luck in the New Year!

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    Got Persimmons? This Low-Sugar Whole Wheat and Oatmeal Spice Cake with Fuyu Persimmons is a fun way to use them, and this Persimmon cake is delicious for a healthier holiday treat. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Recipe for Low-Sugar Whole Wheat and Oatmeal Spice Cake with Fuyu Persimmons

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    Low-Sugar and Whole Wheat Ranger Cookies with Pecans, Coconut, and Chocolate are delicious for a healthier cookie option! [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Recipe for Low-Sugar and Whole Wheat Ranger Cookies with Pecans, Coconut, and Chocolate

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    Roasted Tomato, Basil, and Goat Cheese Holiday Spread is delicious for an easy holiday appetizer. I used roasted tomatoes and frozen basil, but purchased sun-dried tomatoes and pesto will work as well. Serve with celery or sliced cucumber if you want a low-carb and gluten-free option. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Recipe for Roasted Tomato, Basil, and Goat Cheese Holiday Spread

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    Did you know it's lucky to eat black-eyed peas on New Year's Day, and this Lucky Black-Eyed Soup with Chicken-Garlic Sausage and Bell Peppers is also delicious! [from KalynsKitchen.com]

    Lucky Black-Eyed Pea Soup Recipe with Chicken-Garlic Sausage and Bell Peppers

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    Roasted Green Beans and Red Bell Pepper with Garlic and Ginger are delicious for a festive side dish for Christmas dinner. And these amazing beans are low-carb, gluten-free, Paleo, Vegan, and South Beach Diet Phase One, so you can serve them to anyone on the guest list! [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Recipe for Roasted Green Beans and Red Bell Pepper with Garlic and Ginger

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    Whole Grain Low-Sugar (or sugar-free) Chocolate Cookies with Pecans are delicious for a healthier chocolate cookie for the holidays. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Recipe for Whole Grain Low-Sugar (or sugar-free) Chocolate Cookies with Pecans

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    Shredded Chicken Salad with Green Olives, Celery, and Green Onion is a perfect low-carb salad with Christmas colors, but this salad is great any time of year. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Recipe for Shredded Chicken Salad with Green Olives, Celery, and Green Onion

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    Black-Eyed Pea Hummus with Olive Oil and Sumac is a great way to get some black-eyed pea good luck in the New Year. This is delicious and perfect for a New Year's Eve party. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Recipe for Black-Eyed Pea Hummus with Olive Oil and Sumac

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    Garlic and Rosemary Roasted Shrimp Skewers with Fuyu Persimmon would be fun for a festive meal. If you don't have persimmon or want lower-carbs, use cherry tomatoes and folded snow peas for a holiday look. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Recipe for Garlic and Rosemary Roasted Shrimp Skewers with Fuyu Persimmon (or other fruit or veggies)

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    Now that fresh green beans are available nearly all year, I think these Braised Green Beans with Garlic, Tomatoes, Olives, and Capers would be a pretty side dish for Christmas dinner! [from KalynsKitchen.com]

    Braised Green Beans Recipe with Garlic, Tomatoes, Olives, and Capers (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free, Paleo)

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    Low-Sugar and Flourless Chocolate Coconut Drops with Almonds are delicious for a low-sugar and low-carb cookie. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Low-Sugar and Flourless Chocolate Coconut Drops with Almonds (Gluten-Free)

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    Low-Sugar and Gluten-Free Cranberry Apple Crumble is delicious for a healthier sweet treat during the holidays. [found on KalynsKitchen.com]

    Low Sugar and Flourless Apple Cranberry Crumble Recipe (Gluten-Free)

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    I love the flavor combinations in this Arugula, Red Grape, and Manchego Holiday Salad with spicy arugula, sweet red grapes, and pungent Manchego cheese. Use shaved Parmesan if you don't want to buy a special cheese for one salad, and you can cut down on the grapes if you need a salad with less sugar. [KalynsKitchen.com]

    Recipe for Arugula, Red Grape, and Shaved Manchego Salad (and 10 More Salad Ideas for Thanksgiving)

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