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33 Healthy Things If You Absolutely Hate Salad

If you're green or ape-less I've thought of every salad combo you can think of and you're ready to focus on something outside of the salad sniffer. You might be surprised at how many healthy foods you can eat that aren't just kale and mixed greens. There are so many more amazing, healthy foods out there that you still need to research. So eat like a healthy instagrammer and replace that salad with one of these 33 recipes.


1. Zoodles: Cut your carb intake and eat more veggies by making this veggie noodle with zucchini and a few other ingredients. You will never crave pasta again. (Photo via Analiese Trimber)

2. Shakshuka: Shakshuka is a versatile food from the Middle East that will help you get rid of all of your leftover food. It can be eaten for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and can be paired with almost anything from salads to challah. (Photo via Ashley Manning)

3. Sushi: Sushi filled with vegetables is healthy and fun to eat. There are tons of different variations, and it's easier to do than you'd think. (Photo via Eva Chen)

4. Butternut Squash Mac 'n' Cheese: Make your favorite comfort food even better by adding some butternut squash. The new Easy Mac is healthy. (Photo via Parisa Soraya)

5. Maple Glazed Stuffed Squash: This recipe is super cheap and filling, and you eat out of a pumpkin skin. Result. (Photo via Kendra Valkema)

6. Buddha Bowl: Once you've finished this recipe, expect to start eating it religiously. (Photo via Hannah Cather)

7. Cauliflower Crust Pizza: You can eat all of your pizzas and be healthy. Dreams do come true. (via fijngenoegen + Co)

8. Creamy Spinach Mushroom Risotto: Fill with carbon dioxide with this hearty, cheesy risotto. Replace white rice with brown rice or another healthy grain for health boosting. (Photo via Vedika Luthra)

9. Mushroom Trio Quesadilla: Eat like a Michelin starred chef on a college student's budget. (Photo via Devon Carlson)


10. Baked Cauliflower with Parmesan: This recipe will make you want to eat your veggies. (Photo via Kai Huang)

11. Coriander Roasted Carrots: Make your main course jealous with this colorful recipe. (Photo via Charlotte Hull)

12. Curry Cauliflower Soup: Take your soup game to the next level with a few simple ingredients. (Photo via Brooke Gabriel)

13. Sweet Potato Fries: These fries are so good you don't even need ketchup. (Photo via Amanda Gajdosik)

14. Roasted Carrots with Carrot Top Pesto: Add some color by buying multi-colored carrots, and upgrade the pesto by using it to add flavor to other foods, like eggs or pasta. (Photo via Becky Hughes)

15. Fried Brussels Sprouts with Bacon: What does one of the most stigmatized vegetables taste like? Add bacon. (Photo via Kelda Baljon)

16. Asparagus French Fries: This is a great low-carb alternative to French fries. Make it even healthier by replacing those breadcrumbs with grated oatmeal or nuts. (Photo via MaryRachel Bulkeley)

17. Pan-Roasted Brussels Sprouts: If you're looking for a great way to spice up your sprouts, make these Brussels sprouts with some prosciutto and balsamic vinegar. (Photo via Kai Hang)


18. Dark Chocolate Avocado Truffles: When you're tired of eating avocado in guacamole or avocado toast, try a sweeter way of eating it: in a chocolate truffle shape. (Photo via Emily Hu)

19. Apricot Bites: Eat like a gourmet cook without an oven or microwave. This recipe only takes five minutes and mixes sweet and savory perfectly. (Photo via Aarthi Chezian)

20. Sweet Potato and Pumpkin Donuts: You need to do a little hard work to experience the satisfaction that these sweet potato donuts can provide, but the results are worth it. (Photo via Alex Furuya)

21. Hemp "Ice Cream": Bring your inner California girl out with this hemp ice cream. Don't forget to decorate with colorful fruits and take photos for Instagram. #healthy #blessed (Photo via Kristine Mahan)

22. Cheesecake: This is the healthiest cheesecake recipe of all cheesecake recipes. Plus, they're cute and mini, so you can hand them out to your friends or hand them out whenever you like to treat yourself. (Photo via Sophie Clingan-Darack)


23. Homemade Zucchini Bread: Eat dessert for breakfast without breaking your diet. Oh, and you're going to squeeze an extra portion of vegetables into (Photo via Jasmine Tang)

24. Baked Egg in an Avocado: This baked egg in an avocado is as healthy as it is lovable. (Photo via Lauren Field)

25. Hummus: Making hummus has never been easier. We talk five ingredients and five minutes. You can use this no-guilt spread on anything (bread, celery, wraps, etc.). Keep it in the refrigerator and you'll be good for the week. (Photo via Parisa Soraya)

26. Muesli: Here we have not just one, but four variations of your classic muesli that you will never have enough of. And don't worry, these aren't necessarily just for those looking to hike and camp out. (Photo via from SweetOnVeg)

27. Sweet Potato Chips: These sweet potato chips deliver the perfect sweetness without being overwhelming. (Photo via Sean Koetting)

28. Zucchini Chips: They have half the fat of a regular potato chip with the same amount of crispness and saltiness. Result. (Photo via Kirby Barth)

29. 3-Ingredient Banana Smoothies: This smoothie is banana (B-A-N-A-N-A-S) because it's easy to freeze, easy to eat, and easy to enjoy. (Video via Talia Acosta)

30. Frozen Grapes: The recipe is literally the same as it sounds: "Frozen Grapes." They taste like fruity, refreshing popsicles and are a great way to cool off during the summer. (Photo via Jocelyn Hsu)

31. Frozen Matcha Green Tea: When you're tired of that boring "healthy" green smoothie every day, switch it up with matcha powder instead. It's full of antioxidants and a little caffeine, so it'll be a nice kickstart without an afternoon crash. (Photo via Stephanie Nguyen)

32.Broccoli Stem and Feta Hummus: This broccoli hummus will put your leftover broccoli stalks to good use, prevent waste and only use a few ingredients. (Photo via Becky Hughes)

33. Zucchini Pizza: Those nights when you're craving a whole pizza, indulge your cravings without guilt with these healthy mini zucchini pizzas. It is basically healthier bagel bites with no freezer burn. (Photo via Nadia Zanardi)

Do you have any healthy recipes to share? Let us know in the comments!