Making Healthy Meals—Fast | Executive Care of Richmond

Making Healthy Meals Fast

As we get older, nutrition is especially important, but it can be more challenging to prepare and get the foods we need. That’s why we’re sharing this blog full of ideas for quick and easy healthy meals!

Balanced Breakfasts

Don’t let your loved ones skip the most important meal of the day! These balanced breakfast recipes are as fast as they are tasty.

Start the day fast—and right—with a microwave-friendly banana split oatmeal. This healthy and versatile recipe is perfect for a sweet breakfast or healthy snack.

Does your loved one prefer a hearty, savory breakfast? A tasty breakfast frittata comes together quickly and serves two.

Hearty Lunch Salads

Salads make perfect lunches because they’re easy, quick and healthy.

This Chinese chicken cabbage salad makes a meal on its own with its nutritionally dense ingredients. Or skip the chicken to have it as a side dish!

A classic three bean salad is the perfect go-to for bringing a side dish to family gatherings. But it also makes an easy lunch that you can make the previous night.

This hearty Greek salad makes the perfect side, or can make a lunch all on its own when topped with some chicken.

Want something sweet that doesn’t compromise nutrition? Go for a low-calorie, nutritionally dense poppyseed fruit salad!

Easy One Pot Dinners

Dinner all in one pot? What could be easier?!

Is anything as tasty and filling as a hearty beef stew? For the quickest, easiest version of the recipe, prepare it in an instant pot. But if you’re a slow cooker advocate, you can also brown the meat and then pop everything into the slow cooker.

A one pot chicken teriyaki recipe is another tasty dish that can feed a lot of people or yield leftovers for the whole week! Prepare it in a flash using an instant pot.

Having a meatless Monday? Give this one pot vegetarian chili recipe a try to add some spice to your dinner!

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