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National Country Cooking Month

National Country Cooking Month

It’s National Country Cooking Month, and we have recipes to help you make delicious comfort food that’s healthy too.

First up, find Healthier Mac & Cheese recipes that will keep you and your kids happy.

Healthier Mac & Cheese
Image and Recipe via The Greatist

 

Make this Unbelievably Moist Turkey Meatloaf for a lighter version of the classic.

Unbelievably Moist Turkey Meatloaf

Unbelievably Moist Turkey Meatloaf Recipe

 

Satisfy your brunch comfort food craving with Oven-Baked Chicken and Waffles.

Oven-Baked Chicken and Waffles
Image and Recipe via Womanista

 

Your family won’t believe that this Loaded Cauliflower Mash is healthy.

Loaded Cauliflower (low carb, keto)

 

Whip up Cheesy Garlic Pork Chops for a healthier version of the hearty dinner.

Cheesy Garlic Pork Chops
Image and Recipe via Womanista

 

This moist and delicious Oven-Baked BBQ Chicken will be a hit this summer.

Super Moist Oven Baked BBQ Chicken

 

Don’t skimp on your favorites with lighter Southern Shrimp and Grits.

Southern Shrimp and Grits
Image and Recipe via Womanista

Meals for National Noodle Month

National Noodle Month

It’s National Noodle Month, and you can enjoy the comfort food without breaking your healthy eating.

Toss the takeout menu for these Healthy Thai Peanut Chicken Zucchini Noodles.

Healthy Thai Peanut Chicken Zucchini Noodles

 

Skip the Alfredo sauce and make this indulgent Creamy Avocado Pasta instead.

Creamy Avocado Pasta Recipe

 

Try a unique take on noodles your kids will love, Sweet Potato Noodle Taco Bowls.

Sweet Potato Noodle Taco Bowls

 

For a pasta craving, make Whole-Grain Pasta with Broccoli and Chicken Sausage.

Whole Grain Pasta with Broccoli and Chicken Sausage

 

Tuna Zoodle Casserole is a healthy revamp of the classic casserole you’ll love.

EASY Paleo Tuna Green Chile Zoodle Casserole {Whole 30}

 

Whip up Skinny Beef & Broccoli Noodles for a taste of takeout.

Skinny Beef & Broccoli Noodles
Image and Recipe via Delish

 

Make Pesto Chicken with Zucchini Noodles for a light take on the Italian classic.

Pesto Chicken with Zucchini Noodles

Pesto Chicken with Zucchini Noodles

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Nutrition Month Recipes Done Right

National Nutrition Month Recipes

It’s National Nutrition Month and a great time to focus on making healthy, fruit- and veggie-filled meals. Get started with nutrition month recipes and how-to videos.

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Whip up Tropical Coconut Oatmeal for a healthy dose of pineapple.

Tropical Coconut Oatmeal
Image and Recipe via Emilie Eats

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Chicken Corn Chowder makes the most of your kids’ favorite veggie.

Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe

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Chili Lime Mango Marinated Chicken Bowls are a balance of sweet and spicy.

Gluten Free Chili Lime Mango Marinated Chicken Bowls {How to Cook with Wine}

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One-Pan Garlic Roasted Salmon with Brussels Sprouts is a simple, elegant dinner.

One Sheet Pan Garlic Roasted Salmon with Brussels Sprouts

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Cauliflower Mac and Cheese with Chicken Sausage lightens up your favorite.

Dude Diet Healthy Mac and Cheese

The Dude Diet: Mac and Cheese Edition

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This easy Ginger Carrot Radish Salad is a perfect side for spring meals.

Ginger Carrot Radish Salad

ginger carrot radish salad

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Make the Most of Healthy Soup Month

National Soup Month

It’s National Soup Month, so we had healthy versions of your favorites all week.

Try this Spicy Vegan Black Bean Soup for Meatless Monday.

Spicy Vegan Black Bean Soup
Image and Recipe via The Glowing Fridge

 

Whip up Chicken Zoodle Soup that’s perfect when you’re under the weather.

Chicken Zoodle Soup

 

If rich soups are your favorite, try this lighter Broccoli Cheese and Potato Soup.

Broccoli Cheese and Potato Soup
Image and Recipe via Skinnytaste

 

Make the childhood classic Tomato Basil Soup fresh at home.

The BEST Tomato Basil Soup Recipe

 

Make Slow Cooker Kale and Turkey Meatball Soup for your comfort food cravings.

Slow Cooker Kale and Turkey Meatball Soup
Image and Recipe via Foodiecrush

 

Craving takeout this winter? Try this Green Chile Chicken Enchilada Soup instead.

Crockpot Green Chile Chicken Enchilada Soup (Video)

 

This Baked Potato Soup feels like a splurge, but it isn’t.

Baked Potato Soup
Image and Recipe via Skinnytaste

Beautiful and Healthy Swiss Chard Recipes

Healthy Swiss Chard Recipes

This week, we’re featuring in-season swiss chard recipes that are perfect for the colder months.

First up, work it into breakfast with Baked Eggs with Spinach and Swiss Chard.

Baked Eggs with Spinach and Swiss Chard

 

Make easy and healthy Pinto Bean and Swiss Chard Burritos for dinner.

Pinto Bean and Swiss Chard Burritos

Pinto Bean and Swiss Chard Baked Burritos

 

Make One-Pot Chicken and Rice with Swiss Chard for a taste of classic comfort food.

One-Pot Chicken and Rice with Swiss Chard
Image and Recipe via Martha Stewart

 

This classic Chickpea Tomato Minestrone lets swiss chard shine.

Chickpea Tomato Minestrone
Image and Recipe via AOL

 

Whip up Swiss Chard Stuffed Flank Steak for an impressive entrée.

Swiss Chard Stuffed Flank Steak with Feta and Walnuts

 

Spaghetti with Cauliflower and Garlicky Swiss Chard Gremolata is veggie-packed.

Spaghetti with Cauliflower and Garlicky Swiss Chard Gremolata

 

A simple Shrimp and Swiss Chard Saute can be easier and tastier than takeout.

Shrimp and Swiss Chard Saute

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In-Season Persimmon Recipes

Healthy Persimmon Recipes

This week, we featured in-season persimmon recipes to help introduce you to the fruit and help you enjoy it in sweet and savory ways.

First up was easy Persimmon Coconut Overnight Oats that are the perfect way to wake up.

Persimmon Coconut Overnight Oats

 

This tasty Garlic Grilled Chicken with Persimmon Salsa is great fall comfort food.

Garlic Grilled Chicken With Persimmon Salsa

 

Cardamom Roasted Persimmons are a super simple dessert you won’t feel guilty for having.

Cardamom roasted persimmons

 

This hearty Autumn Persimmon Arugula Pasta will feel indulgent.

Autumn Persimmon Arugula Pasta

 

Make this Vegan Persimmon Butternut Squash Soup for a comforting fall meal.

Vegan Persimmon Butternut Squash Soup – Secret Power of Persimmon

 

Whip up brunch with this Avocado Toast with Persimmon, Pomegranate, and Fennel.

Avocado Toast with Persimmon, Pomegranate and Fennel

 

Apple and Persimmon Cinnamon Muffins are the on-the-go breakfast you need this fall.

Apple and Persimmon Cinnamon Muffins
Image and Recipe via Sandra’s Easy Cooking

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Rotisserie Chicken Recipes

Healthy Rotisserie Chicken Recipes

This week in food, we had rotisserie chicken recipes you can whip up with a store-bought chicken or with one you roasted at home.

Busy week? Cook this Perfect 1-Hour Whole Roasted Chicken for multiple meals.

Perfect 1-Hour Whole Roasted Chicken
Image and Recipe via Little Spice Jar

 

This Rotisserie Chicken Skillet is the hearty comfort food you crave after work.

Rotisserie Chicken Skillet

 

Make this Chicken Broccoli Pasta for a dinner the whole family will love.

Chicken Broccoli Pasta

 

Combine your summer favorites with these easy BBQ Chicken Tacos.

BBQ Chicken Tacos

 

Dress up your dinner with this Rotisserie Chicken with Peaches, Walnuts, and Basil.

Rotisserie Chicken with Peaches, Walnuts, and Basil
Image and Recipe via My Recipes

 

This Vietnamese Shredded Chicken Salad is perfect for a light summer meal.

Vietnamese Shredded Chicken Salad
Image and Recipe via Saveur

 

Give zoodles a try with this easy and delicious Pesto Chicken Zoodles recipe.

Pesto Chicken Zoodles

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