Thanksgiving Recipes (Most Popular)
A wonderful Autumn or Winter vegetable dish. Rich and satisfying, but light on calories.
How can you go wrong with spinach and long grain wild rice? You can't! This low-calorie side dish is perfect for any holiday meal and loaded with Vitamin A.
Use your leftovers for a great tasting and filling turkey recipe!
Holiday Pumpkin Pie without the Pumpkin
Makes its own Crust
Since a lot of you asked for this recipe, here is my basic recipe. I do like to change it up by adding nuts, cottage cheese, flaxseed, wheat germ, chocolate chips, etc. This is also good with butternut squash or acorn squash in place of the pumpkin.
The night before Thanksgiving and on Christmas Eve (in preparation for holiday gatherings) we all gang up in the kitchen and whip up batch of these goodies! Fruit never disappeared THIS fast!
Sweet potatoes slow cooked with apples and spices in the crock pot makes for a healthy vegetarian and vegan side dish perfect for Thanksgiving or any day. If your oven is full, make your sweet potatoes in the crockpot instead
I reduced the sugar and used fat free evaporated milk. I used two whole eggs so the texture is the same as "regular" pumpkin pie.
Almost no-fat mashed potatoes for those upcoming family feasts!
"As a fun alternative to pumpkin pie, I often make these easy drop cookies. The chocolate chips and harvest-fresh goodness make them special enough for a holiday dessert"
Organic Brussel Sprouts are available in the fall/winter at your local Farmers' Market
In my house, pumpkins are for eating--not carving! Stuff small pumpkins for an interesting presentation.
This delicious blend of maple syrup, sugar and cinnamon add a warm, homey taste to plain mashed sweet potatoes!
Great Mashed Potato Recipe..Simple, Homemade, and Delicious!
Love pumpkin pie? Hate the guilt? The preservatives of the store made brands? This is an easy to make and bake pumpkin pie, best of all using fat free milk, egg whites, and low fat pie crust cut the calories and fat more than in half! This tastes great and is excellent with fat free cool whip!!! Feel free to make it full fat if you dare, or add a little bit more spices for more of kick. Great for thanksgiving!! Enjoy!
Especially good for Thanksgiving or other winter holidays. Watch out for brothers-in-law who steal all the pearl onions!
Slightly sweet, salty and delicious flavours glaze over healthy red potatoes for an elegant side-dish that doesn’t have to be holidays-only!
A lowfat pumpkin recipe
Delicious rich tasting, chocolate cookies
A lighter accompaniment to Turkey. All the flavors of Thanksgiving without swimming butter and sugar.
Dried cranberries (or other dried fruit) can be substituted for the fresh cranberries, if the fresh are not available.
Making applesauce couldn't be easier. Just 3 ingredients (probably ones that you already have on hand)! This recipe doesn't use sugar, because I find that it is not needed, but you could always add sugar to taste.