Low-Cal Comfort Food Recipes

Featured Article, Healthy Meal Ideas, Healthy Recipes and Nutrition
on March 24, 2014
lightened up mac n cheese

They call it “comfort” food for a reason: When the going gets tough, familiar childhood classics—mac ‘n cheese, PB&Js—have a way of soothing the soul. But while comfort food puts a smile on your face, it can also add inches to your waistline. These nostalgic dishes, courtesy of health food blogger Carrots ‘N’ Cake, have all of the comfort with a fraction of the calories. It’s comfort food at its lightest.

Maple-Cinnamon Sweet Potato Pancakes

maple sweet potato pancakes

Lightened-Up Mac ‘n Cheese

lightened up mac n cheese

Pick-Me-Up Smoothie

pick me up smoothie

Gluten-Free Almond Brownies

gluten free almond brownies

Toasted Almond Butter & Marmalade Sandwich with Turkey Bacon

toasted almond butter & marmalade sandwich with turkey bacon

Almond Energy Bars

almond energy bars