Happy Memorial Day Weekend! Memorial Day Weekend is often a time to spend with friends and family outside and enjoying some delicious food. But, this doesn’t mean you have to get thrown off of your healthy eating plan.
We are rounding up our top five favorite healthier Memorial Day Weekend recipes to help you kickstart your Memorial Day Weekend!
5 Healthy Memorial Day Recipes
#1 Rainbow Chicken Skewers: These rainbow chicken skewers made by (@theviewfromgreatisland) look like the perfect way to celebrate Memorial Day Weekend. Made with chicken and bell peppers, these are an easy to make BBQ staple.
#2 Vegetarian Beet Burgers with Avocado and Sweet Potato Fries: If you follow a vegetarian or vegan diet, then you may be in search of a veggie burger for this weekend. (@theforkedspoon) shares these yummy vegetarian beet burgers that pair perfectly with some healthier sweet potato fries.
#3 Raspberry Mint Seltzer Spritzer: If you’re looking for a light and refreshing beverage to enjoy this weekend, this raspberry mint seltzer spritzer shared by (@herheartlandsoul) looks like the perfect low-sugar option! For an added boost, try whisking in one of our Magnificent Mushroom blends!
#4 Red White & Blue Parfait: We just shared our own Memorial Day Weekend recipe on the blog featuring a red white and blue parfait made with fresh fruit, yogurt, granola, and our Magnificent Mushrooms Athletic blend! If you need a quick treat to whip up in under 10 minutes to bring to your Memorial Day get together, this is sure to be a hit.
#5 Spicy Avocado Hummus: A delicious dip is always a hit at a summertime BBQ, and this healthier option pairs perfectly with sliced veggies. If you love hummus, and avocado this recipe is for you! Check it out on Eating Well!
If you’re feeling stumped as to what to whip up this weekend, give one of these recipes a try. These are all easy to make, healthy, and delicious. Chances are, your BBQ guests won’t even know they are “healthier” versions of traditionally unhealthy options.
Here’s to a happy Memorial Day Weekend!