Spotlight Recipes: 25 Budget-Friendly Dishes
Here are 25 healthy recipes that feature inexpensive ingredients. These dishes are perfect for stretching your dollar and feeding a crowd.
By: Healthy Eats
Cheap and healthy meals sound almost too good to be true, but you can cut down your grocery bill without slicing healthy ingredients from your shopping list. Whether you like traditional comfort foods or want to spice up your diet with exotic flavors, our top 25 budget-friendly recipes will help you get more bang for your buck.
Spotlight Recipes: 25 Healthy Breakfasts
Start this new year and every new day on the right note by committing to a simple, healthy breakfast. Our 25 top choices runs the range of decadent pancakes to quick-and-easy picks. If you're one of those people who is never hungry in the morning, we got small bites for you, too.
Spotlight Recipes: 25 Vegetarian Favorites
Whether you're a committed vegetarian or vegan or just want to try something new, meatless meals provide great variety to your dinner table meal line-up -- They can be both delicious and healthy (foregoing meat isn't an excuse to eat cheese pizza every day!) We chose 25 tasty recipes covering all of the major food groups vegetarians should be eating (these are healthy picks for meat-eaters, too): fruits and veggies, whole grains, beans/legumes, nuts, and seeds.
Spotlight Recipes: Passover-Friendly Fare
During the week of Passover grains like oats, wheat, rye, and corn are traditionally eliminated from the diet. Some years, I’ve even found Passover food to get boring. So I dug up a few delicious, Passover-friendly recipes to shake things up this year.
Spotlight Recipes: Thanksgiving Side Dishes
Turkey may be the main attraction at your Thanksgiving feast, but everyone expects it. Add some surprise to your spread with a colorful array of veggie sides -- plus, more diversity means more vitamins and minerals.
Spotlight Recipes: Vegetarian Pasta Dishes
Good old pasta dishes can easily be turned into a vegetarian dish. Problem is, pile in tons of cheese and large portions of pasta and watch the calories and heart-clogging saturated fat go through the roof (yes, even vegetarian recipes can be unhealthy!). There are ways to lighten up your lasagna and macaroni and cheese but here are a variety of vegetarian pasta dishes that are delicious and figure-friendly.
Spotlight Recipes: 25 Heart-Healthy Choices
Love your heart and your tastebuds at the same time! In honor of American Heart Month this February, we're sharing our top 25 delicious recipes for heart health. To meet our heart-healthy guidelines, entrees contain no more than 400 calories with 15 grams of fat (6 grams saturated). Side dishes are limited to 250 calories and 10 grams of fat (5 grams saturated).
Spotlight Recipes: 25 Low-Cholesterol Choices
From rise-and-shine breakfasts to sweet desserts, we've got top 25 heart-healthy, low-cholesterol recipes to keep you satisfied.
Budget-Friendly Cherry Jam Tart — Recipe of the Day
Melissa's take on the classic French cherry tart cuts down on time and the cost of pricey cherries by using good-quality cherry jam.