FOOD: Healthy Recipes

This is a collection of healthy, delicious recipes from, SparkPeople's Healthy Recipe website. All recipes featured on this board are either developed by us or submitted by people like you!
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Mediterranean Cauliflower Couscous Salad is a healthy recipe with fresh summer vegetables and herbs, roasted chickpeas and a homemade lemon feta vinaigrette. This makes a great dinner all on its own or pair with chicken for a well-rounded meal.

Mediterranean Cauliflower Couscous Salad

You want pizza, but you want to skip the greasy pepperoni and sausage. Why not try these whole wheat veggie calzones? A fun new take on pizza, your whole family will love filling their individual pizzas with all their favorite healthy vegetables for dinner tonight.

Grilled Vegetable Calzones Recipe

Creamy Harissa Spiced Chicken Pasta with Peppers is a healthy dinner recipe perfect for any weeknight family meal. It is bursting with the flavors of a special hot sauce made with vegetables and chiles seasoned with coriander, caraway and garlic; and tamed by the creaminess of Greek yogurt.

Creamy Harissa Spiced Chicken Pasta with Peppers

Is there ever a wrong time for comfort foods? We don't think so, either. In no particular order, here are our favorite 15 comfort foods with a healthy recipe so you can make it at home.

15 Comfort Foods That are Good for You

Try these 10 crowd-pleasing recipes that will take your grilling game the next level. Not for just meat anymore--you can grill fruits, veggies and even make cocktails with the taste of grill smokiness. Give them a go at your next party or barbecue. Your family and friends are sure to love these grilling favorites!

10 Crowd-Pleasing Recipes to Take Your Grilling Game to the Next Level

Make this skinny Mexican layer dip for your next party. So yummy and full of good flavors, you'll want to bring it to all your fiestas and barbecues.

Layered Mexican Dip with Baked Lime Chips Recipe

This faux-fried Mexican chicken is so yummy you won't even know it's healthy for you! Give it a go for dinner this week with a healthy salad on the side.

Crispy Faux-Fried Mexican Chicken Recipe

Creamy Chicken Pesto Pasta is a creamy pesto-y pasta indulgence that actually isn’t all that bad for you, believe it or not! Try this recipe tonight when you're in the mood for a new dinner dish!

Creamy Chicken Pesto Pasta - Becky's Best Bites

No time for breakfast? Not anymore! These hot breakfasts are ready in a flash! Check out these healthy recipe options for your next breakfast or any meal.

Hot Breakfasts Ready in a Hot Second

Baked Mushroom Rice--a perfect side dish! (GF, DF, Egg, Soy, Peanut, Tree nut Free, Top 8 Free).

Baked Mushroom Rice (GF, DF, Egg, Soy, Peanut, Tree nut Free, Top 8 Free, Vegan Option)

Full of flavor, this popsicle recipe is a perfect summer treat that tastes just like a piña colada, but without the rum or the extra calories! You can even leave the mixture a little chunky to enjoy some texture in the popsicles.

Piña Colada Popsicles Recipe

Muffins are a great go-to breakfast or snack on the go and can be healthy! If you're looking for an easy muffin recipe that is moist and has more protein than your typical muffin, this one is a must-have! These are studded with crunchy walnuts—and serve up almost 8 grams of protein each!

Banana Walnut Protein Muffins Recipe

It's hot out there! When the temperature is high and you don't want to cook, summer salads can be refreshing for any meal, including dinner. Give one of these healthy, yet very satisfying, recipes a try!

Beat the Heat with 12 Summer Salads

With summer in full swing, we imagine many of you have been putting the grill to work. Well, no grill-out is complete without a side dish or two, right? We've got 12 healthy side dishes, from salad to veggies (and more), that will pair amazingly with your grilled dinner (or lunch)!

12 Side Dishes That Steal the Spotlight

Summertime usually means the grill is out, but it doesn't mean you have to cook the same old boring meal with it. There are many types of healthy meals that can come off your grill! From pizza to fresh fruit and veggies, you can spruce up your dinner in no time!

Beyond Burgers: Fun Foods You Can Grill

Looking for ways to add zucchini to a recipe? With just a little creativity, this powerful vegetable can be incorporated it into your healthy meals without losing the flavor and your family and friends will love it!

22 Unexpected Ways to Create Unbelievable Zucchini Dishes

This Slow Cooker Chicken Parmesan Quinoa Toss gives you all the flavors of the Italian favorite but none of the guilt. Quick, easy, zesty, healthy and so tasty.

Slow Cooker Chicken Parmesan Quinoa Toss - Becky's Best Bites

Lean in close--can you smell the deliciousness that is these roasted rosemary dijon pork chops and potatoes? Make these this week--it's a very popular recipe!

Roasted Rosemary Dijon Pork Chops and Potatoes

This is a slimmed down version of one of our favorite party foods--cheese fondue. Mashed cannellini beans slim down the recipe but keep a thick and luscious texture! Dip bread, veggies or fruits into this delicious mixture. What a fun new recipe to try for dinner, too!

Skinny Cheese Fondue Recipe

Get super with superfoods! Here are more than 100 superfoods that do incredible things for your body. Are you eating enough of these healthy foods? If not, get them into your diet, today!

More Than 100 Superfoods for a Super You

One of our member favorites! Try this light Buffalo chicken mac 'n cheese the next time you want an some comfort food with a little kick! Make this for dinner as a side or the main course.

Buffalo Chicken Mac n Cheese Recipe

This is it! The BEST pork chop marinade we could come up with. So yummy on the grill in the summer--you'll want to get this healthy recipe and make this for dinner tonight! Pair with a salad and viola! You are set.

The BEST Pork Chop Marinade

We tried them--and ranked them! 10 of the best super stuffed bell pepper recipes just in time for summer! Stuff them with chicken, other veggies, meat or loads of other healthy stuff.

10 Super Stuffed Bell Pepper Recipes

Ditch the drive-thru and make these 7 healthy fast food copycat meals at home! Making food yourself is so much healthier, and it's good on the wallet too. Give these recipes a go!

Ditch the Drive-Thru & Make Healthy Versions at Home

Cream of Asparagus Soup. This is a smooth and velvety soup recipe made with delicious white asparagus. The soup is thick like a sauce--and healthy too! You'd never think of cream of asparagus soup for dinner--but with this kind of flavor, you will from now on!

Cream of Asparagus Soup - Simply Stacie