This long Labor Day weekend has an added bonus in that football is also starting! Whether you are an avid football fan or not, you can still enjoy the opportunities to gather with friends and family to bond over the games or better yet, the food. We’ve compiled some of our favorite healthy recipes for football gatherings whether you are doing appetizers or bigger entrees. You can start making menu plans now to be ready for the weekend fun!
Try out some of our favorite healthy recipes for football gatherings:
- Healthy (But Tasty) Appetizers – Start out with some figure-friendly appetizers including healthy hummus, a lighter spinach dip, or some simple corn salsa.
- “Fit”-tastic Finger Foods – Here are some more ideas for starters with some great dip ideas including fresh fruit and cinnamon yogurt dip, tropical fruit kabobs with yogurt dip, a butternut squash dip and an easy recipe for baked pita chips to use for your healthy dips.
- Game Day Go-To Meals – If you are looking for a more substantial meal, try these healthy options including whole gain English muffin pizzas, corn and black bean quesadillas, southwestern pepper cups, or whole grain calzones.
Who else is excited for some football? Which team is your favorite?