8 Festive & Nutritious Recipes for the Holiday Season

Looking for some kitchen inspiration this holiday season? Keep reading for a few tasty recipes with a fun holiday twist!

Holidays are often a time to indulge in family favourite dishes. Although it is amazing to eat holiday favourites throughout the season, it’s sometimes nice to mix in a few recipes that also make us feel great!

Even if Christmas may not feel the same this year, it’s important to take part in your usual traditions within your household and find joy wherever you can. Check out our list of a few fun and festive recipes to try this holiday season, and remember:

Christmas Salad with Pomegranate

This salad could make an awesome quick lunch over the holiday season! In between baking cookies and watching movies, this salad is a tasty way to get in a few key nutrients.

Check out the recipe by This is Wholesome.

Healthy Gingerbread Pancakes

Don’t feel like making a whole gingerbread house? Give these pancakes by Nutrition in the Kitch a try! With all the same flavor, they are a great treat to eat this season.

Christmas Tree Charcuterie

Who doesn’t love to snack on a platter? Grab all your favourite ingredients and form them into a tree! This is a perfect snack to make ahead of time and snack on throughout the day, or as a tasty lunch.

Check out the recipe by Munchkin Time.

Sweet Potato Rounds with Herbed Ricotta and Walnuts

This recipe created by The Roasted Root would make an amazing appetizer or a great side to any meal! What doesn’t say the holidays like cranberries?

Maple Roasted Sprout Salad

A twist on brussel sprouts! These veggies can make a great addition to any meal, why not make them the feature?

Check out the recipe created by Georgie Eats!

Cranberry Party Meatballs

Although parties haven’t been a part of 2020… we can still make and enjoy party food…and just enjoy it with just with a few fewer guests.

This tasty recipe created by Haute and Healthy Living is perfect if you are craving holiday party food!

Layered Christmas Smoothies

This recipe created by My Kids Lick the Bowl is a fun and healthy treat for the holiday season. The name says it all, it’s also perfect for all members of the family, even those pickier eaters!

Festive Antipasto Skewer Wreath

If tree snack boards aren’t your thing, give this recipe by Joyful Healthy Eats a try! With each portion on it’s own skewer, this is a perfect dish to snack on as an appetizer.

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