We've gathered a list of healthy spins on Thanksgiving classics — so this year you can feel energized and satisfied after your meal, rather than lethargic and stuffed. Have a guilt-free holiday with these tasty recipes:
We all love the comfort of mashed potatoes, but, unfortunately, our waistlines don't. Cut out the starchiness by using cauliflower instead of potatoes for a fluffy, creamy option.
Per serving: 84 calories, 1g fat, 16g carbohydrates, 3g protein, 2g fiber
No Thanksgiving table is complete without cranberry sauce. This fat-free, lower-sugar recipe is easy to make and a necessity for your leftover turkey sandwiches.
Per serving: 98 calories, 0g fat, 25g carbohydrates, 0g protein, 2g fiber
This take on the classic recipe eliminates the cream, which keeps both the fat and calorie count down.
Per serving: 149 calories, 2g fat, 26g carbohydrates, 4g protein, 1g fiber
Don't drown your favorite sides in heavy cream gravy. Dress them up with this broth-based version flavored with turkey and vegetables.
Per serving: 48 calories, 3g fat, 3g carbohydrates, 2g protein, 1g fiber
Love green beans, but not the heaviness of green bean casserole? Try a light, simple salad this Thanksgiving.
Per serving: 200 calories, 2g fat, 11g carbohydrates, 4g protein, 4g fiber
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