Healthy Seasonal Recipes

Classics and Comfort Food

These comfort food and American cooking classics are our healthy versions of everyone’s favorite recipes. From healthy homemade fish sticks and oven baked chicken tenders, to casseroles with extra veggies added in such as baked macaroni and cheese with broccoli, butternut squash lasagna and spinach stuffed shells.

Learn how to make creamy pasta dishes with fewer calories and our best tricks for getting rich tasting stews and chilis in the slow cooker. Plus turkey meatloaf, roasted Crispy Skin Chicken, enchiladas and shepherd’s pie!

Latest Comfort Recipes and Classics

Easy Creamy Chicken a la King

This creamy chicken a la king recipe is a homemade version of the classic comfort food dish and is loaded with fresh vegetables and a…Read More

Creamed Spinach with Cheese

Traditional Creamed Spinach gets a cheesy twist! This 10-minute Creamed Spinach recipe is made with tender fresh baby spinach that’s cooked in a luscious creamy…Read More

Parsnip Potato Gratin

Traditional Potatoes au Gratin gets a healthy makeover! Parsnip, Potato, and Leek Gratin is made with thinly sliced thin-skinned potatoes, sweet parsnips, mild-flavored leeks and are layered…Read More

Balsamic Green Beans

These Balsamic Green Beans with Walnuts are one of my favorite vegetable side dishes of all times! Simple, quick, elegant and delicious and they only take 15…Read More

Slow Cooker Kielbasa & Cabbage Soup

This delicious and easy crock pot recipe for Kielbasa and Cabbage Soup is bursting with traditional Eastern European flavors. This hearty soup is loaded with smokey…Read More

Roasted Green Beans With Almonds

Here’s an easy recipe for classic roasted green beans with the addition of almonds. They are simple enough for a busy weeknight and also the…Read More

Chicken Shepherd’s Pie

This rich and delicious Chicken Shepherd’s Pie is layered with sautéed leeks, lean shredded chicken or left-over turkey, and sweet corn all in a creamy…Read More

Herb Roasted Turkey

If you are looking for a foolproof recipe for making Roasted Turkey this Thanksgiving, I have the best recipe for you! I will walk you…Read More

Turnip Casserole

This simple yet delicious Turnip Casserole is layered with savory caramelized onions, creamy bechamel sauce and Parmesan cheese. With only 20 minutes of hands-on time,…Read More

Keto Chicken Soup

This Keto Chicken Soup with cauliflower rice will cure what ails you this cold season. Not only is it ultra-comforting and delicious, but it’s under 200…Read More

Butternut Squash Lasagna

Behold your future go-to recipe for guests: Butternut Squash Lasagna. Not only is it totally impressive, I’d even say a real show stopper, but it…Read More

Pumpkin Risotto

Here is a creamy and savory Pumpkin Risotto recipe made with pumpkin puree, brown rice, sage and pumpkin pie spices. It is savory, a little…Read More

Fish Sticks

Making homemade fish sticks (or fish fingers as they’re sometimes called) in the oven has been on my list of healthy recipe make-overs to develop…Read More

Roasted Baby Carrots

If you are looking for a super-easy way to cook baby carrots, then look no further! This recipe for simple roasted baby carrots works with…Read More

Healthy Chicken Piccata

This healthy Chicken Piccata recipe needs to happen in your kitchen. Just sayin’. It’s made with lemon, capers, white wine and parsley and it is…Read More

Vegetable Pasta Bake

This easy Vegetable Pasta Bake is loaded with fresh veggies including mushrooms, peppers, spinach, onion, garlic, and tomato. Then it is topped with ricotta and…Read More

Minestrone Soup Recipe – Simple, Healthy & Hearty

I have been so excited to share my Minestrone Soup recipe with you all. It is a fast and healthy version made with vegetables, beans,…Read More

Vegetarian Lentil Soup

You will never use another Lentil Soup recipe again once you try a bowl of this Vegetarian Lentil Soup with kale, tomatoes and carrots. It…Read More

Easy Vegetarian Stuffed Peppers Recipe

I am 100% sure you are going to fall head over heels for these easy Vegetarian Stuffed Peppers! They’re loaded with Italian flavors including basil,…Read More

Healthy Zucchini Casserole

Have fun improvising with this healthy zucchini casserole recipe. It’s an easy gluten-free and low-carb recipe to bring to a potluck and it only takes…Read More

Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with Beef and Cheese

Feast your eyes on these skillet roasted stuffed portobello mushroom caps filled with ground beef, Italian seasoning, marinara and shredded cheese. This 35-minute portobello dinner…Read More

Lacinato Kale Caesar Salad

Today we are sharing our very best Kale Caesar Salad made with Lacinato Kale (also known as Tuscan Kale or Dinosaur Kale.) It is made…Read More

Simple Homemade Croutons

This recipe for Simple Homemade Croutons is a basic technique for making fresh delicious and healthy croutons from scratch using bread and a few simple…Read More

Chickpea Salad with Creamy Avocado Dressing

This 20-minute chickpea salad has a creamy avocado dressing with basil and lemon. It is a great protein source for plant-based diets and is perfect…Read More