Easy & Healthy Thanksgiving Side Dishes & Desserts

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Looking for easy and healthy Thanksgiving side dishes and desserts to mix things up this year? You’re in the right place. I know that planning the Thanksgiving menu can feel overwhelming, especially if you’re trying to make a few healthy options along the way. Take a look at some of these side dish recipes and […]

Hearty Roasted Acorn Squash Stuffed with Lentils (gluten free + vegan)

Heart Roasted Acorn Squash

These gorgeous hearty roasted acorn squash stuffed with lentils would be the perfect side dish or main star of the plate. Made with only seven ingredients, these roasted acorn squash are deceptively easy and every bit comforting and delicious! There are a few staples that my mom often cooked for dinner growing up, one them […]

30 Vegan Thanksgiving Side Dishes

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Thanksgiving is just around the corner which means the holiday season is quickly approaching … and I’ve rounded up my favorite 30 vegan Thanksgiving side dishes to help inspire you in putting together your holiday menu! I don’t know about you, but I can’t wait for a day of cooking, eating, lounging and spending time […]

No Bake Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake Bars {Gluten Free/Vegan}

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Indulge in these no bake vegan pumpkin pie bars that are full of good-for-you nutrients so that you can enjoy the flavors of Fall the healthier way. Every year, I usually have to escape Florida heat in search for cooler weather to get me into the holiday spirit. Seems that we tend to skip right […]

Naturally Sweetened Orange Cranberry Chutney

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You all are in for a treat today with my mom’s famous naturally sweetened orange cranberry chutney. Well, she’s *actually* famous for her orange cranberry chutney, but I’ve given it a healthy makeover without sacrificing the flavor. This naturally sweetened orange cranberry chutney uses coconut sugar and orange juice to balance the tartness of the […]

Vegan, Gluten-Free Thanksgiving: Lentil Stuffing Muffins

Lentil Stuffing Muffins - the perfect Thanksgiving menu or side that is vegan and gluten-free friendly!

Traditional stuffing just got kicked up a nutritional notch with this recipe for lentil stuffing muffins! These muffins are hearty enough to claim a spot as the “main” on your Thanksgiving menu and light enough to play a supporting role if you’re going the traditional route. Either way, this recipe for lentil stuffing muffins will […]

10-Minute Apple Cabbage Slaw in Radicchio Cups

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This recipe for apple cabbage slaw is one of those foods that gets more and more flavorful with time! Made with simple ingredients, this apple cabbage slaw recipe is as impressive on a plate as it is easy to assemble. It’s the perfect Thanksgiving side dish whether its for a few people or large gathering! […]