Summer is the easiest time of year to embrace a healthy lifestyle. The long, warm and sunny days make getting active outside easy and also make small, light meals so much more appealing than hearty comfort food. To help keep your meal times delicious and interesting this season, here are 20 healthy summer dinner recipes that are simple to make and guaranteed to go down well with everyone.
Want to know the secret to being healthy, feeling awesome and looking amazing? Eat. Your. Vegetables! Okay, that’s not really a secret. You know you need to eat your veggies to give your body the vitamins, minerals and nutrients it needs. The secret is finding healthy ways to cook vegetables that taste good. If veggies leave a bad taste in your mouth, here are loads of tips and tricks that will have you digging into nutritious and delicious veggies for the rest of your life.
A crisp, golden brown crust and the most amazing flavour-packed light and chewy centre. This simple and healthy whole wheat bread recipe is a million times better than anything you’ll get from the store or even a bakery! You’ll love it so much after you make your first loaf, you’ll never go back to buying bread ever again. Your wallet and waistline can thank me later. Now it’s time to get in the kitchen!
A delicious sweet potato, fluffy on the inside and crispy on the outside, topped with a super quick and easy homemade chili, this healthy sweet potato is my favourite dish to tuck into on chilly weeknights. You can bake the potato the proper way in the oven for the most amazing crunchy skin, or speed things up and cook it in the microwave in just 8 minutes!
Tender and sweet winter root vegetables coated with the most amazing (and simple!) honey glaze, all roasted in the oven until the outsides just start to turn brown and caramelise. These honey roasted carrots and parsnips are so good you’ll hardly have room for anything else on your plate this Thanksgiving or Christmas!