Sneaky Ways To Eat Your Veggies

January 01, 0001
I can be quite the carb monster, but I’m trying to cut back this year and make healthier choices—like sneaking in more veggies! These 3 recipes not only make up a delicious meal together, but they are also great alternatives to some of my favorite guilty pleasures (read: french fries and a giant bowl of pasta). Plus, they’re kid-friendly and easily prepped ahead of time. That’s a win-win situation in my book.

Zoodles

Sneaky Ways To Eat Your Veggies
Let’s start with the base of our healthier meal, an alternative to carby pasta. You can probably guess what they’re made of based on the name (zucchini noodles = zoodles!). Full Recipe
Sneaky Ways To Eat Your Veggies

Cauliflower alfredo sauce

Creamy pasta sauce is one of the absolute best comfort foods, but it’s not the healthiest choice. This cauliflower sauce is the perfect answer to the creamy sauce I crave, especially when it’s used to top my zoodles. Full Recipe

Eggplant Fries

Sneaky Ways To Eat Your Veggies
Oh, french fries...my favorite guilty pleasure. Sigh. This recipe is a really great healthy alternative that gives me the crunch I crave. Full Recipe
Photography by Jason Mai
Joanna Hawley