Healthy Seasonal Recipes

make ahead

Collect Make Ahead recipes for dinners, casseroles and side dishes that can be made ahead of time. They are great for meal prep and entertaining.

Latest Make Ahead Recipes

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

Quick & Easy Chicken Enchiladas

This chicken enchilada recipe is very easy to make because it uses left-over (or rotisserie) chicken and a few simple ingredients. It’s great for weeknight…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

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

Basil Pesto

This recipe for Basil Pesto is a classic and authentic recipe using pine nuts, Parmesan cheese and it only takes 5 minutes to make! It…Read More

Beet Green Salad

This Beet green salad with feta and sherry vinaigrette will turn anyone into a fan of eating beet greens! If you happen to have a…Read More

Spring Salad

Behold springtime in the form of a beautiful salad. This spring salad with radishes, peas, asparagus tips, hard boiled eggs, bacon and creamy yogurt dill…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…Read More

Healthy Coleslaw

This ultra creamy, healthy coleslaw is super easy to stir together. It’s the perfect skinny coleslaw recipe for your summer cookouts, barbecues and picnics. Just…Read More

Broccoli Egg Bake

This Broccoli Egg Bake works well as a high protein and low carb Meal Prep Breakfast or to serve as an easy savory brunch recipe….Read More

Chicken Taco Sloppy Joes

If you’re looking for a healthy family pleasing dinner recipe that can be ready in under a half hour then look no further than these…Read More

Veggie Tacos {Vegan}

When I asked my family what they thought about these vegan tacos, they said they didn’t notice that they didn’t have meat in them! So…Read More

Cauliflower Hummus

You won’t believe that this hummus is made with cauliflower instead of chickpeas! It is a dead ringer for it’s higher carb relative, but without…Read More

Tarragon Vinaigrette

Calling a salad dressing a “revelation” may seem to be a bit hyperbolic, but once you’ve tried a salad drizzled with this Tarragon Vinaigrette, you’ll…Read More

spiced nuts

These spiced nuts with cinnamon and chili are a great fall or holiday snack, appetizer or gift. The maple and spice coating is made with…Read More

Maple Hazelnut Thumbprint Cookies

If you’re collecting cookie recipes, and looking for something unique and delicious, these naturally sweetened Maple Hazelnut Thumbprint Cookies are going to be a huge…Read More

Quick Pickled Onions

Here’s how to make QUICK PICKLED ONIONS with step-by-step photos and video showing just how easy and fast they are, plus lots of ideas how…Read More

Vegan Paté

This Vegan Paté made with lentils a walnuts is rich and savory tasting, but entirely plant based. The smooth and thick texture and truffle and…Read More

Orange Ginger Green Beans

Here is a make-ahead green beans recipe with orange and ginger. These Orange Ginger Green Beans are delicious and can be made ahead which makes…Read More

simple sautéed celery root

I’m back today with another awesome root veggie side dish. This one is for Simple Sauteed Celery Root with Garlic and Herbs. It’s an easy…Read More

Vegetable Mash

Today’s recipe for Vegetable Mash is a creamy comforting alternative to mashed potatoes. It’s made using root vegetables, garlic and butter pureed until it has…Read More

Mexican Casserole

I’m pretty sure you’ll love this Mexican Casserole recipe made with baked corn tortillas, shredded cooked chicken, Mexican spices and sauce baked into a cheesy comforting…Read More