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American Goulash
An easy, old-fashioned comfort meal that is perfect for the cold winter months. Everything cooks in the same pot, even the pasta!
Roasted Vegetables onion carrot parsnip
Looking for a great way to cook vegetables? You have found it! Roasting vegetables is the simplest, yet most flavorful method to cook vegetables. It is best to match your vegetables with the season, and luckily, this savory balsamic marinade pairs well with any mix of vegetables. This recipe uses...
Banana Blueberry Oatmeal Bake Recipe Photo. Oatmeal and berry bake/crumble in white baking dish, against a mostly white background.
This Banana Blueberry Oatmeal Bake will satisfy your sweet-tooth and fill your home with the delicious smell of cinnamon. It is a great way to dress up your rolled oats. Rolled oats are incredibly nutritious; they are rich in antioxidants and fiber.
bananas with two vintage spoons in cast iron pan with whipped cream
Bananas are often a staple at Beyond Hunger. This recipe is not only quick, but also useful if you have bananas that are very ripe. This recipe is a healthier alternative to traditional desserts but is still sweet. It even contains fiber and necessary vitamins and minerals, like Vitamin B6 and C...
bbq chicken burger
This healthy burger is seasoned with barbecue flavors, studded with cheddar cheese, & grilled and basted in barbecue sauce. This easy chicken burger may just replace all burgers at your house!
Black Bean Tacos Recipe Photo. Ingredients for making tacos are laid out in bowls, with corn tortillas to the side. Table is white.
Have you been searching for a hassle-free recipe that the entire family will enjoy? Look no more! This Black Bean Taco recipe is high-protein and fiber, which means it will keep the entire family full. If you’re not into corn tortillas, feel free to use a flour tortilla and make some super-quick...
Braised greens in white bowl, with wooden spoon across the top of the dish.
This recipe blends our 3-favorite dark, leafy green veggies with bacon and garlic. The result is a delicious side dish suitable for any occasion that is also a nutrition powerhouse! Your taste buds (and body) will thank you for cooking this rich dish.
Brown Rice and Orange Salad with edamame beans and dried cranberries
Cooking Matters
This heart healthy recipe is full of plant based proteins and fiber loaded with vitamin c. Easy to customize it makes for a refreshing summer treat.
Charred Corn and Black Bean Salad Recipe Photo. A colorful bowl of food, in a white bowl.
This is not your ordinary salad… not only is it a nice summer treat, but it is also packed with healthy ingredients. Black beans are a great source of protein and iron. Corn is rich in the carotenoids, lutein, and zeaxanthin, which are nutrients important for eye health. Both beans and corn are high...
Cowboy Caviar with tortilla chips in white serving ware
Cowboy caviar is a guilt-free dip that adds extra vegetables to your diet. This recipe also contains beans, which are an excellent source of protein and iron with less saturated fat than meat! In the summer when tomatoes are abundant, try grape or cherry tomatoes for variety. Adding avocado will...
Creamy Salsa Chicken Skillet. Photo of red salsa, and photo of grilled chicken are combined diagonally.
Tired of the same old chicken recipes? This dish will change all that with its lively, rich flavors. It also is rich in B vitamins and iron and low in saturated fat and sugar, making it a heart healthy go-to! And, it comes together quickly, so you can have dinner ready in no time flat.
Photo for Dried Beans Information Sheet and Recipe. Various bowls of dried beans against a white background.
Dried beans are a great source of protein and take very little effort to cook. This is a basic guide on how to prepare and cook dried beans, but with a little creativity you can transform them into a delicious dish!
Hard boiled eggs cut in half in white bowl
A classic breakfast food, side dish, or protein source for your lunch.
Health-Pho Summer Shrimp Salad with Light Mandarin Dressing by Angie's Pantry
Angie Montroy of Angie's Pantry Inc.
This recipe was a winning dish for our 2021 Healthy Chef Challenge. Angie Montroy of Angie's Pantry in Oak Park used ingredients commonly found in our pantry and created an inspiring summer salad.
Italian Spaghetti Squash
Never heard of spaghetti squash? This healthy vegetable is member of the squash family. It is full of fiber, vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants that will help support a healthy immune system. This recipe is a lower carb way for Italian food lovers to eat to enjoy these classic flavors! The...
Lemon Asparagus Salad with feta - photo by Girl Interrupted Eating Blogger from UK
Salad doesn't need to be all-about-lettuce! This salad uses a base of asparagus, and can have many toppings, including a tangy mustard dressing.
White bowl full of mashed rutabaga, on top of a grey napkin, next to a white spoon.
This underappreciated root vegetable can be roasted, sautéed, boiled, and mashed. It is also packed with fiber, vitamins E and C, and a good source of potassium and phosphorus. Try it as a quick side dish and an interesting alternative to mashed potatoes.
Oats and Milk
Looking for a refreshing drink? Look no further! This drink from the Dominican Republic is perfect for the summertime or the last hot days leading to fall. It’s usually enjoyed at breakfast, but it can be consumed anytime during the day. This drink is very versatile; you can use water, milk, or any...
Chicken and Chickpeas
Perfect for those looking to add a little bit of spice into their life. This dish pairs great with a side salad to make the perfect dinner for a night in. Top with fresh cilantro or parsley to add even more flavor.
hand holding celery root before preparation
This underappreciated root vegetable can be roasted, sautéed, boiled, and mashed. It is also packed with fiber, vitamins B6, C and K and a good source of potassium and phosphorus. Try it as a quick side dish and an interesting alternative to roasted potatoes.
stuffed acorn squash with rice and cranberries
Acorn squash is a type of winter squash that is nutrient dense, and when cooked properly, is rich, buttery, and delicious! Even though they’re classified as a fruit, acorn squash can be used to replace potatoes, butternut squash, and sweet potatoes in recipes because of their high carbohydrate...
Lemon Herb Chicken with mushrooms and rice on white plate
Tim Artz
Looking for a delicious, juicy chicken recipe? You have found it! The secret to this flavorful chicken is the marinade with olive oil and lemon juice. The marinade also includes herbs to enhance the flavor. The result is a tender, juicy chicken breast. Enjoy!
Tuna Salad
These simple and tasty tuna wraps make a perfect lunch or after school snack. They feature tuna, which is a good source of lean protein. Eating protein-rich meals helps keep you fuller for longer and provides your body with the material to build and repair muscle tissue. Tuna also contains essential...
turkey breakfast sausage patties on white plate with beignets pictured in the background
Turkey sausage is a great way to incorporate a protein source into your breakfast. Substitute turkey for chicken if preferred.