As April hits us hard and we face the harsh reality that finals are slowly approaching and summer is around the corner, we also realize that if we want the summer bod we’ve desperately been hoping to get (but doing nothing for), we’d better start now.
But in the grand gesture of ~trying to be healthy~ many of us realize that it’s not that easy to abandon the foods that we know and love. However, in attempts to stay healthy and reach our goals, sometimes we have to make sacrifices. Sacrifice doesn’t have to mean lettuce for dinner every night…just make some substitutions to help yourself create a healthier lifestyle altogether. Try these 18 recipes to get you on your way to a healthy, delicious lifestyle.
Have your ‘cado and eat it too.
Who said healthy can’t be drool-worthy?
Paradise without the guilt.
Because no matter how healthy you are, breaking up with mac n’ cheese is not an option.
A healthy twist on your favorite classic.
POP! those right into your mouth.
7. Apple Chips
Who said chips had to be made out of potatoes?
Just don’t tell your friends that they’re skinny brownies.
A hidden surprise never hurt nobody.
Don’t let the name fool you, it’s healthy.
11. Kale Chips
Risky, but we have to make sacrifices.
Because healthy pizza is better than normal pizza anyway (ha, jokes).
Tastes so good you’ll think it’s bad for you.
14. Banana Pancakes
Inspired by Jack Johnson.
Easy to make and tastes better than it looks.
16. Avocado Fries
‘Cado for president, am I right?
If you cover it up with the right sauce, you won’t even notice the difference.
Dessert without the guilt.