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96 Healthy & Delicious Dinner Recipes

96 Healthy & Delicious Dinner Recipes

Raise your hand if you are totally enjoying all the yummy holiday food this season! Trust me, both of my hands are totally in the air too. In fact, there is a plate of cookies sitting beside me as I type this. 😉 The struggle is real. I know once the season is over, I'll be needing some healthier recipes ready to get my eating back on track. If you are down for some inspiration to start off the new year with a healthy kick, be sure to check out this collection of totally delicious dinner ideas.

Getting back on track for the new year. This is going to be my go-to for healthy dinners that don't stink!

If you are anything like me, you never want to sacrifice flavor for your diet. With these recipes you won't have to worry about that! There are 96 awesome dishes to check out so I arranged them by type so you can find what you need in a snap. No matter what kind of meal you are planning, I know you'll find it here. Let's get started!

Big List of Healthy Dinner Recipes

Chicken & Turkey

Slow Cooker Chicken & Butternut Squash by Cutefetti

Mango Salsa Slow Cooker Chicken by Cutefetti

Herb Marinated Chicken over Farfalle by Cutefetti

Heart Healthy Chicken Tacos by Everyday Savvy

Asian Chicken Wraps by Thrifty NW Mom

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Mediterranean Chicken Bake by The Dinner Mom

Weeknight Chicken with Spinach by Lavende & Lemonade

Caribbean Mango Chicken Burgers by Snappy Gourmet

Skinny Turkey Enchilada Casserole by DIY Candy

Pulled Tandoori Chicken by The Big Man's World

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Chimichurri Chicken & Potato Sheet Pan Meal by Cookin Canuck

Chicken, Apple, Bacon Kale Salad by Neighborfood

Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken Quinoa by Food Faith Fitness

Crusted Quinoa Chicken with Goat Cheese by Food Faith Fitness

Simple Asian Glazed Chicken Thighs by Cafe Delites


Photo Credit: Cafe Delites

Unstuffed Turkey and Cabbage Casserole by Life Made Sweeter

Indochinese Chile Chicken by The Roasted Root

Crock Pot Chicken Tikka Masala by The Roasted Root

Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas by Back to Her Roots

Crispy Garlic Baked Chicken Breasts by The Lemon Bowl


Photo Credit: Everyday Savvy

Chicken Parmesan Meatballs with Easy Tomato Sauce by Kristine's Kitchen

Barbecue Dry Rubbed Chicken by Baked by Rachel

Teriyaki Chicken and Rice Casserole by Emily Bites

One Pan Quinoa with Ground Turkey, Kale, Mushrooms, Tomatoes by Rachel Cooks

Italian Style Skillet Dinner by Cooking on the Front Burner


Photo Credit: Neighborfood

Lasagna Stuffed Spaghetti Squash by Ari's Menu

Maple Mustard Chicken Skillet by The Lean Green Bean

Quick & Healthy Baked Ziti by Around My Family Table

Cabbage, Carrot & Chicken Stir-Fry by An Edible Mosaic

Chicken Carnitas by Ciao Florentina


Photo Credit: The Big Man's World

Italian Chicken Cacciatore by Ciao Florentina

Kale and Sausage Stuffed Sweet Potatoes by With Salt & Wit

Skinny Bruschetta Chicken by Domestic Superhero


Healthy Meatloaf by Thrifty NW Mom

Low Carb Sun Dried Tomato Cheesy Meatballs by Cafe Delites


Photo Credit: Julie's Eats & Treats


Stuffed Peppers with Brown Rice, Italian Sausage & Parmesan by Kalyn's Kitchen

Garlic Roasted Pork Chops by A Sweet Pea Chef

One Pan Parmesan Pork Chops and Veggies by Julie's Eats & Treats


Fresh & Simple Fish Tacos by Everyday Savvy


Photo Credit: Delicious Meets Healthy

Spicy Shrimp & Cauliflower Grits by The Dinner Mom

One Skillet Tilapia Veracruz by Delicious Meets Healthy

Honey Sriracha Salmon by Delicious Meets Healthy

Fish Taco Cabbage Bowl by Kalyn's Kitchen

Sriracha Almond Crusted Salmon by Peas & Crayons


Photo Credit: Very Culinary

Guilt-free Shrimp & Veggie Fettuccine with Cauliflower Alfredo by Snixy Kitchen

20 Minute Honey Garlic Shrimp by Sally's Baking Addiction

White Fish & Couscous with Cilantro Lemon Sauce by Neighborfood

Pesto Cauliflower Rice with Shrimp by Everyday Maven

One Pot Shrimp Jambalaya Lentil Bowls by Cotter Crunch


Photo Credit: Snixy Kitchen

Quinoa and Spinach Stuffed Calamari by Tasting Page

Cod in White Wine Lemon Caper Sauce by Tasting Page

Oven Roasted Whole Branzino by Peas & Peonies

Grilled Shrimp with Pomegranate Salsa by The View From Great Island

Rainbow Salmon Skewers by The View From Great Island


Photo Credit: Karen's Kitchen Stories

Asian Style Halibut en Papillote by Karen's Kitchen Stories

Honey Garlic Salmon & Vegetables Sheet Pan Dinner by Kristine's Kitchen

Mahi Mahi En Papillote by Nutmeg Nanny

Shrimp Piccata over Zoodles by Saving Room for Dessert

Salsa Shrimp Lettuce Wraps by Chocolate Moosey


Photo Credit: Peas & Crayons

Asian Salmon Burgers by Two Healthy Kitchens

Broiled Shrimp & Broccoli with Cashew Sauce by A Healthy Life For Me

Shrimp & Asparagus Stir Fry with Lemon Sauce by Home Cooking Memories

Slow Cooker Coconut Milk Poached Fish Fillets by Apron Strings


Fresh Sauteed Garlic Broccoli Spaghetti by Cutefetti


Broccoli, Feta & Olive Calzones by Hello Little Home

Mexican Quinoa Casserole by Hello Little Home

Pesto Penne with Roasted Butternut Squash & Kale by Peas & Crayons

Sweet Potato Spaghetti Casserole by Cotter Crunch

Grilled Corn California Mexican Quinoa by Liv Life


Photo Credit: Hello Little Home

Mexican Lasagna by Life is but a Dish

Brown Rice Greek Salad by The Lemon Bowl

Israeli Couscous by The Mediterranean Dish

Power Brown Lentil Salad by The Mediterranean Dish

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Photo Credit: Liv Life

Drunken Wild Mushroom Pasta with Creamy Goat Cheese Sauce by Joyful Healthy Eats

Roasted Eggplant Parmesan by Busy in Brooklyn

Soups & Stews

Hearty Chicken & Veggie Chowder by Cutefetti

Slow Cooker Vegetable Soup by Cutefetti

French Farmhouse Soup by Lavende & Lemonade


Six Ingredient Spicy Mustard Greens Soup by Farm Fresh Feasts

Potato, Beet, and Leek Soup by Farm Fresh Feasts

Tomato Eggplant Stew over Parmesan Polenta by Snixy Kitchen

Italian Chicken & Vegetable Tortellini Soup by Cookin Canuck

Dijon Chicken Stew with Kale & Potatoes by Tea & Biscuits

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Photo Credit: Cookin Canuck

Mexican Chicken Tortilla & Rice Soup by Liv Life

Minestrone by Allergy Awesomeness

Curried Lentil Vegetable Soup by Nutmeg Nanny

Crockpot Chicken Enchilada Soup by Ari's Menu

Light Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup by Joyful Healthy Eats


Photo Credit: The Cookie Rookie

White Chicken Chili by Valerie's Kitchen

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup by Valerie's Kitchen

Copycat Carrabba’s Sausage and Lentil Soup by The Cookie Rookie

Slow Cooker (Skinny) Loaded Potato Soup by The Cookie Rookie


Photo Credit: With Salt & Wit

Skinny Zuppa Toscana Soup by With Salt & Wit

Ratatouille Vegetable Stew by Confessions of an Overworked Mom

Do you have any plans for healthier eating in the New Year?

Which of these delicious healthy dinner recipes makes you motivated to get started?

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Crystal Escobar

Friday 1st of January 2016

Wow! So many amazing recipes! Thank you!!!

Dawn Lopez

Friday 1st of January 2016

Such a pleasure! Hope you find some new favs for 2016! ;)

Brandie @ HomeCookingMemories

Wednesday 30th of December 2015

WOWZA! What an awesome collection of recipes! Thank you for including my Shrimp & Asparagus stirfry recipe!

Dawn Lopez

Friday 1st of January 2016

You are so welcome! Thanks for letting me share! Sounds outstanding Brandie!

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