Watch Your Weight with a Healthier Thanksgiving Menu
We’re not saying that you should skip over the delicious turkey and filling stuffing, but why not add a more nutritious pick as well. We’ve got tons of healthy recipes ready and waiting for you!
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A salad is a great alternative for a Thanksgiving appetizer!
Honey Pumpkin Salad with Sage Croutons
Su's Green Bean Salad
Give your guests some options!
Turkey Cutlets with Stuffing & Cranberries
Quick and Easy Turkey Breast
Roasted Turkey with Balsamic Brown Sauce
Cognac Glazed Ham
Vegetarian Turkey Stuffing
Just remember vegetables when you’re making some sides!
Holiday Green Beans
Sweet Potato Pie
Green Pepper & Beans
You can even find some pumpkin desserts that are relatively healthy!
Sugarless Pumpkin Pie
Pumpkin Spice Cake
Whole Wheat Pumpkin Bread
Raisin Corn Bread
- Label your dishes so even the picky eaters and vegetarians will know exactly what is in every dish. It doesn’t have to look fancy, just make sure it’s complete.
- Serve some delicious apple cider, but also make sure to have the typical drinks available, like soda, wine and beer.
- While your guests can help by bringing sides, appetizers and desserts, the host should make the turkey. Not only is it tough to move the bird around, but they also take a while to cook. If you’re nervous about making it yourself, have a close friend come early to help.
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