Guys, the holidays are full-swing upon us. The hustle and bustle is getting REAL! Who has their Christmas shopping done?? Who has a to-do list a mile long??? Things are getting crazy and there’s very little time to plan for complicated holiday meals. Whether you’re looking for quick and easy weeknight dinner ideas during this busy holiday season, or you’re wanting to plan a healthy holiday meal, I’ve rounded up several Healthy Holiday Side Dishes, Appetizers, and Desserts to help you plan ahead!
Healthy Holiday Side Dishes:
Everything winter in a salad. Add a little protein to it and make it an easy weeknight dinner!
The perfect side dish for that healthy holiday meal!
This can be a meal in itself! Easy to make, gluten-free, and delicious!
This spiralized salad (using this super easy handheld spiralizer) is loaded with nutrition and flavor!
Super easy to make and a perfect side dish. I recommend buying frozen or pre-cut butternut squash!
Delicious and wholesome! This also makes a great weeknight side dish or meal!
Healthy Holiday Appetizers:
THESE. The best ever in every way. Though they might not fit the traditional holiday theme, they’re definitely a crowd pleaser!
Cozy up by the fire and enjoy these Healthy Banana S’mores Bites before the big meal!
Slow cooker is always a great way to go! Keep it warm throughout your holiday gathering by using this programmable slow cooker!
Healthy Holiday Desserts:
Literally fruit, maple syrup, spices, and granola. It doesn’t get much easier than that!
Everything pumpkin pie, but healthy and mini. The best!
THESE COOKIES are LIFE! So good. You can even make them all in a blender!
This Gingerbread Loaf is heavenly. It even works great as breakfast for the next day!
A healthy twist on a Christmas classic. Use these adorable gingerbread cookie cutters!
Throw it all in the slow cooker, self serve when it’s ready. Easy peasy!
These soft cookies are always a hit!
For those who would prefer coffee after dinner, this Skinny Iced Peppermint Mocha is easy to make and sooooo delicious!
Pecan Pie Bars that are healthy, easy, and perfect for sharing!
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