Quick and Easy Healthy

Can fast be healthy? Yes, when you've got quick and easy healthy recipes at your fingertips. Try these quick and easy, healthy ideas, from breakfast, lunch, and dinner, to snacks and desserts.

Coriander-Studded Tenderloin Steak

Better Homes and Gardens

Seasoned beef tenderloin steaks make for a satisfying low-calorie, low-carb meal.

Soba Noodles with Spring Vegetables

Midwest Living

This 30-minute meal is perfect weeknight food and is a great way to use up leftover chicken in a new way. Both Asian soba noodles and whole-wheat spaghetti work well in this noodle bowl.

Total: 25 mins

Curry Pea Baby Food

Parents

Plain yogurt, frozen peas, and just a touch of curry are all you need for this baby food recipe.

Asparagus and Broccoli Baby Food

Parents

Just a little garlic and oil add flavor to this natural baby food recipe.

Pasta and Peas

Better Homes and Gardens

For a light and springy pasta dinner, try this pea, basil and Parmesan pesto, then top things off with strips of salty prosciutto.

Total: 30 mins

Melty Rhubarb Goat Cheese and Peppers

Better Homes and Gardens

A parchment packet contains all of the flavors, aromas, juices (and messes!) as you bake up this quick vegetable side dish.

Mint Pesto

Diabetic Living

Try this sassy pesto tossed with hot cooked pasta.

Total: 20 mins

Zucchini Salad

Family Circle

Thinly sliced zucchini forms the base of this low-carb salad that pairs well with any grilled meat or poultry. Serve when the ubiquitous summer vegetable is at its peak.

Shrimp Supper

Parents

Shrimp are the ultimate speedy seafood option they pan roast in just eight minutes for this quick and colorful dinner.

Total: 30 mins

Tuna Nicoise Sandwiches

Fitness

Jarred tuna makes these open-faced sandwiches a cinch to prepare. Just boil the eggs and green beans, toast the bread and assemble.

Pumpkin-Peanut Butter Soup

Parents

Curry powder spices up this bright orange pumpkin soup. For a pretty presentation, add a swirl of plain yogurt on top.

Total: 10 mins

5-Grain Pancake Mix

Parents

Make up this healthy whole grain mix for pancakes on busy mornings.

Crinkly Carrot Fries

Parents

Instead of French fries, try this side dish. Carrots are cut into strips, tossed in olive oil and baked until tender.

Homemade Coarse Ground Mustard

Better Homes and Gardens

Freshly-ground mustard seeds add so much bright, zesty flavor to this homemade condiment recipe.

Banana-Nut Oatmeal

Family Circle

For a sweet and nutritious breakfast that'll keep you going all morning, try this oatmeal made with ripe bananas, steel-cut oats, brown sugar, and chopped walnuts.

Mini Lamb Sliders

Family Circle

Mini pitas act like the Greek version of hamburger buns for these unique lamb sliders.

Summer Sesame-Chili Stir-Fry

Fitness

Cut loads of sodium but keep all the satisfying spice! This sriracha-laced stir-fry is a nutritious (and fast!) way to cure your Asian food cravings.

Quick and Easy Healthy  Recipes: Take your pick!
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