Simply Quinoa Buffalo Chickpea Tacos

17 recipes for a healthy 2017

For many, the new year brings a fresh start, clean slate, and opportunity to stick to those new year resolutions. Whether you’re trying to lose weight, stay physically fit, or simply whip up delicious and nutritious meals, we’ve got you covered. We’re sharing 17 of our favorite recipes for healthy living in 2017 – from breakfast to dinner, snacks to dessert, there’s something for everyone to love!


Minimalist Baker No Bake PB&J Energy Bites

1. No-Bake PB&J Energy Bites

Like a peanut butter and jelly sandwich but much more nutritious! These PB&J energy bites are packed with protein, healthy fats, and fiber. Even better? You only need 7 ingredients and 15 minutes to whip these up!

Fit Foodie Finds Protein PB Cups

2. Protein Peanut Butter Cups

We’re HUGE peanut butter lovers and this recipe for homemade peanut butter cups satisfies our craving every single time. Chocolate, peanut butter, and protein powder combine to create a truly delicious snack or after dinner sweet treat.

The Lemon Bowl Chia Seed Pudding

3. Chia Seed Pudding

Naturally vegan, this recipe for maple-infused chia seed pudding is made with only 5 ingredients. Turn it into a breakfast bar and offer a variety of toppings – the possibilities are endless!

SBA Glowing Skin Smoothie

4. Glowing Skin Smoothie

Everyone wants that glow. Improve your skin tone with an energy boosting smoothie that tastes good too!

Chocolate Covered Katie Chocolate Mug Cake

5. Chocolate Protein Cake in a Mug

When your sweet tooth hits, try this chocolate protein cake made in a MUG! It’s single serve and only takes 5 minutes to make. What are you waiting for?

Rachl Mansfield Vegan PB Cup Waffles

6. Vegan Peanut Butter Cup Waffles

Oat flour adds extra fiber to these peanut butter cup waffles – we can’t decide if they’re breakfast or dessert!

Emilie Eats Acai Bowl

7. Blueberry Green Tea Acai Bowl

Up your smoothie game with an acai bowl. We love this one made with green tea for a little extra boost in the morning. Top it with coconut, granola, fresh berries, peanut butter, chia seeds, and more!

Imma Eat That Oat Bars

8. No-Bake Pumpkin Peanut Butter Filled Oat Bars

Overnight oats in bar form! AND peanut butter and pumpkin provide extra fiber, nutrients, and protein.



Ambitious Kitchen Zucchini Noodles

9. Avocado Basil Pesto Zucchini Noodles

Elevate your zoodles with an easy-to-prepare avocado basil pesto sauce. This recipe is light and refreshing, perfect for lunch year-round!

Skinnytaste Brussels Sprouts Cauliflower Soup

10. Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Cauliflower Soup

Roasting the cauliflower ahead of time makes this veggie-packed soup oh so creamy! Topped with more roasted veggies, it’s light and filling.

Little Bits Of Sweet Potato Toast Tacos

11. Sweet Potato Toast Taco

We know avocado toast is totally in right now, but sweet potato toast? In TACO form? Sign us up!

Fit Mitten Kitchen Slow Cooker Chili

12. Slow Cooker Vegan Enchilada Quinoa Chili

You won’t miss the meat in this hearty, flavorful slow cooker quinoa chili.

The Healthy Maven Black Bean Hummus

13. Chipotle Black Bean Hummus

Pair this chipotle black bean hummus with sliced veggies or crackers for a healthy snack.

Simply Quinoa Buffalo Chickpea Tacos

14. Vegan Buffalo Cauliflower Quinoa Tacos

Tacos with a twist! These meatless buffalo cauliflower quinoa tacos are full of flavor, spice, and plant-based protein.

Damn Delicious Quinoa Peppers

15. Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Protein, veggies, and healthy grains make these stuffed peppers a simple yet delicious balanced meal. Serve with avocado and a squeeze of lime!

Its Cheat Day Everyday Cauliflower Pizza Cups

16. Cauliflower Pizza Bites

These guilt-free pizza cups made with a 3-ingredient cauliflower crust are simply adorable!

Gimme Some Oven Detox Salad

17. Seriously Delicious Detox Salad

A rainbow of veggies topped with a sweet and zesty carrot-ginger dressing makes healthy eating fun and delicious!