Healthy Seasonal Recipes

winter

Find healthy soups and stews and hearty meals for winter cooking. From macaroni and cheese, chili and lasagna to chicken dinners, casseroles and roasted vegetables. Try some of the lightened-up comfort food makeover dinners. This winter collection also includes baked goods such as muffins and quick breads. In the wintertime, these recipes rely on storing crops such as carrots, turnips, potatoes, parsnips, winter squash and cabbage. Plus cold hearty greens such as kale and chard are also great in the coldest part of the year. Find inspiration for cooking all season long!

Latest Recipes in Winter

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

Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

This Stuffed Spaghetti Squash with Chicken Sausage, ricotta and marinara sauce is cheesy and total comfort food. With only 30 minutes of hands on time…Read More

Roasted Beets

If you are looking for the easiest way to prepare beets, this Roasted Beets recipe is just what you have been searching for. It is…Read More

Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

These Cheesy Italian Chicken and Spinach Stuffed Sweet Potatoes are fast and delicious. The fresh basil, melty gooey cheese and steaming hot chicken and marinara…Read More

Napa Cabbage Caesar Salad

If you have ever wondered what to do with Napa Cabbage, wonder no longer. This Napa Cabbage Caesar Salad is the best and most delicious…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

Slow Cooker Vegetarian Chili

How many chili recipes is too many? The answer is: that’s a trick question, because you can never have enough! This one today is a…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

Massaged Kale Salad with Apple

Give me a bunch of kale, and I will find a hundred ways of using it in the kitchen, but making Massaged Kale salad is…Read More

Chickpea Stew

This Chickpea Stew has North African spices, butternut squash and tender cooked vegetables. It makes a hearty and vegan dinner for chilly evenings.  This month…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

Roasted Pork Loin

This Maple Cider Brined Roasted Pork Loin recipe is all that and then some. This is a pull-out-all-the-stops kind of recipe for a special meal!…Read More

roasted broccoli and cauliflower with cheese

I’m going to let you in on a secret right from the get-go: The key to making roasted broccoli and cauliflower with cheese is to…Read More

Vegan Charcuterie Board

Today I have a step by step guide and video showing you how easy it is to make your own custom Vegan Charcuterie Board. I…Read More

maple pickled onions

This recipe for Pickled Onions is one I have used more times than I could possibly count since I learned how to make them. They…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

simple buttermilk mashed potatoes

If you’re looking for a super basic Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes recipe, you’re in luck my friends! These are soooo good! I have a really simple…Read More

Maple Bourbon Pumpkin Pie

If you’re looking for a way to take classic pumpkin pie to the next level, then you need to make this Maple Bourbon Pumpkin Pie….Read More

Puttanesca Sauce

This 10 minute recipe for easy Puttanesca Sauce is made with anchovy, capers and olives with garlic and tomato. Serve it tossed with spaghetti or…Read More

Easy Cream of Mushroom Soup

This super easy cream of mushroom soup is made from-scratch with fresh mushrooms, sautéed onion and garlic, dry sherry and fresh herbs. It has complex…Read More

easy garlic herb butternut squash

This easy garlic and herb butternut squash recipe is an easy but crazy flavorful side dish to add to your menu. It is naturally vegan,…Read More