A Fresh Start with Sweet Potatoes
The holiday season is officially over, y’all! While some may have the post-holiday blues, others are breathing a heavy sigh of relief. No matter which you are, we can all agree that the new year means fresh beginnings and time to get things back on track. Don’t get us wrong, you won’t see us turning down a piece of chocolate here and there. We know the key to health is all about moderation because we believe nutritious can also be delicious.
We’ve rounded up some of our favorite sweet swaps to make getting back into the swing of things a little bit easier without sacrificing any flavor.
Sweet Potato Burger with Avocado
Take your veggie burger game up a few notches! Kim’s Cravings‘ sweet potato burger is packed with flavor, nutrition and a dash of spice. Add your favorite toppings like guacamole, pickles and crispy red onion to give burger night a refreshing upgrade.
Quinoa Pea Pesto Stuffed Sweet Potato
This yummy dinner idea from Healthy Little Vittles is bursting with nutrients: protein from a scoop of quinoa, Vitamins A and C from the sweet potato and antioxidants thanks to the pomegranate seeds. Not to mention, this recipe combines sweet, tangy and savory to really give your taste buds something to love!
Sweet Potato Cauliflower Tabbouleh
We think this sweet potato tabbouleh side dish is so delicious it can stand on its own – but y’all just have to try it out yourselves! Swap out rice for cauliflower and add in sweet potatoes, cranberries and mint for a refreshing and satisfying dish everyone in the family is sure to love.
So there you have it folks, proof that eating a little bit healthier doesn’t mean you have to say goodbye to flavor! How do you plan on swapping in sweet potatoes during the New Year? Tag us, @sweet_taters, in your recipes for a chance to be featured on our social channels!