a photo of a white plate with brussels sprouts and pecans

The Simple Thanksgiving Recipes That’ll Make Them Think You Can Cook

There’s really nothing better than Thanksgiving. It’s a day completely dedicated to appreciating the wonderful things in our lives and the main activity is eating! And don’t even get us started on the post-feast food coma… #BlessUp! But if you’re anything like us, you’re trying to 1) not completely abandon all the work you’ve put in this November during BREAKTHROUGH22, and 2) trick your family into thinking you have your ish together and can actually cook. SO. Here are 5 simple and healthy subsitutes for your Thanksgiving favorites your plate is full without the side of guilt.

Mashed Cauliflower

Sub: Mashed Potatoes

Calling all potato lovers!!! This low-calorie recipe will completely trick your taste buds so you get your tater fix without any of the regret. Click here to snag the full recipe.

Skinny Sweet Potato Casserole

Sub: Candied Sweet Potato Casserole

It’s not Thanksgiving without sweet potatoes. This low-cal version is delicious and vegan approved. Topped with maple pecans, you’ll still satisfy your sweet tooth. Get the recipe here.

Loaded Cranberry Brussel Sprouts Salad

Sub: Cranberry Sauce

This isn’t just a substitute, it takes the classic Cranberry Sauce up a notch. Get your cranberry fix in a healthy side! View the full recipe here.

Garlic Roasted Green Beans & Mushrooms

Sub: Green Bean Casserole

This one you need to add to your go to sides year-round. This simple recipe will add a fresh and healthy side to your Thanksgiving table without the stress of a complicated dish. Here’s the recipe.

There you have it! We were going to add a healthy substitute of pecan pie but it’s Thanksgiving, treat yo’self!