Looking to find some new ideas for healthy meals, aka add some variety to your diet which seems to have consisted lately of one too many naked chicken breasts? When I first started making an effort to prepare only healthy recipes, but budget-friendly ones, the chicken breast became my go-to food staple. However, without a lot of creativity, that chicken gets really boring, really fast. I finally decided to put together a big list of easy and healthy chicken recipes to have on hand for meal prep, dinner planning and last minute trip to the grocery store, a list of tried and true favorites I knew I could make and please most everyone. If you are also looking for some easy, healthy chicken recipes, this is the list for you, too. From healthy versions of some favorite dishes like chicken marsala, chicken piccata, fajitas, orange chicken, sesame chicken and even a low fat stroganoff, you will not be disappointed with this wide variety of selections. In fact, I don’t recommend looking at this list of you are hungry, the photos will have you drooling. These ideas are quick and easy, too. Perfect for weeknight suppers and meals when you don’t have hours to prep ingredients. I made the crockpot barbecue chicken on a Monday morning before work and had awesome food to eat all week. My go to lunch favorite right now is the chicken avocado salad. With 50 recipe ideas to choose from, you will never again have to eat a plain old chicken breast again.
You know what is funny about this one? Until I saw this chicken fajita kebab, it never occurred to me to make fajitas on a skewer so I could grill them. All I have to say about that is “Wow.” Maybe, thanks, too. One of my favorite fajita marinades, this one is tangy and spicy at the same time, super quick and easy to make. Serve with a side of borracho beans and some tortillas for a fast meal your family is sure to love.
Green chile and butternut squash together? You bet! This amazing chicken soup recipe is hearty and flavorful, a fall favorite at my house, but by no means limited to the fall menu. Try this healthy, easy option when you are looking for a quick soup idea that won’t have you cheating on your diet.