37 Healthier Recipes to Try in 2017 – and they’re all DELICIOUS!!!
Is it just me… or is January a tough month? Between the post-holiday blues, ambitious New Year’s resolutions, and the back-to-work hustle… it’s hard to not feel it. So I’ve taken it upon myself to help! With food, of course.
I’ve rounded up 37 healthier recipes below. Some are sweet; some are savory; ALL are incredibly tasty. These are my go-to real life recipes. These are the recipes I find myself making over and over again!
Let me know which ones you’ve already tried, and which ones you’re going to try next!
Believe it or not, this was the most popular recipe on my blog in 2017! And with good reason. These wedges are thick, crispy, and go great with burgers, sandwiches, salads, and beyond.
I mean… who wouldn’t want to bite into THAT?!? ↓
Blackberry cobbler in smoothie form?! Um, yes please!!!
A personal favorite! These potatoes are creamy, crispy, and loaded with broccoli and cheese. No one will mind eating their greens when this recipe is involved 😉
Eating vegetarian is easy with this hearty and flavorful casserole! If you’re looking to “meat” it up a little, try adding shredded chicken or ground beef. But it really is amazing “as is”.
You can eat cookies for breakfast GUILT FREE with this recipe. For real!!!
Scallops are pricey, but this recipe is worth the splurge 😉 One of my boyfriends favorite meals.
I love these extra moist muffins… and so do you!!! So many of you have made these and left rave reviews – LOVE IT.
↑ Also known as my everyday breakfast! It’s the perfect morning pick-me-up 😉
I make this whenever we have overnight guests!
These are heavenly! You’ll have a hard time believing they’re lightened up.
MY FAVORITE MEAL. EVER.
This vibrant loaf never lasts long in my house!
AKA the only chicken noodle soup recipe you’ll ever want to make! It’s SO darn good.
Don’t you just want to dunk that in ketchup?!
I make this at least once a week! It’s light, creamy, and so refreshing. Plus… it tastes like PIE.
So many layers of deliciousness ↓ Bonus: this recipe freezes great!
These are incredible with a cup of coffee. I always have a batch in the freezer.
Quick and flavorful! I love serving this with fluffy rice and simple salad.
Once you try this recipe, you’ll be HOOKED.
This super quick recipe is BIG on flavor! Perfect for busy nights you need dinner fast.
Ditch the delivery and try this recipe instead. It’s SO easy and tastes way better.
I make these for my nephews and they go NUTS over them.
Cozy and comforting!
This recipe is addicting! You’ve been warned 😉
Only 2-ingredients required for this candy shop quality treat!
Even veggie haters LOVE these crispy and flavorful sprouts.
Thick, chewy, and loaded with chocolate chips! What more could you ask of a cc cookie?
Another recipe we always have in the freezer! These are so good over pasta, zucchini noodles, or on a hoagie roll.
Take-out fake-out strikes again! I love this one with steamed broccoli and rice.
Try pairing this spaghetti squash with my 30-minute mozzarella stuffed meatballs for the ultimate Italian dinner experience.
Nothing beats a warm blueberry muffin drizzled with honey!
Everyone loves this veggie packed pasta dish! For a delicious twist, add grilled shrimp or chicken.
How pretty is this vibrant fruit smoothie?
Sweet, spicy, and sticky! These little meatballs are insanely flavorful.
Made with chicken sausage and loaded with flavor, this is one of my all-time favorite recipes! One bite will make it your favorite, too 😉 I promise!
I crave ramen like a crazy lady – especially in the winter! This recipe ditches the packaged “flavoring” but is loaded with REAL flavor thanks to a handful of bold ingredients including garlic, lemon, and sriracha.
If you try any of these recipes, let me know what you think! Leave a comment below, and don’t forget to snap a pic and tag it #bakerbynature on instagram! Seeing your creations makes my day.