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How to Make Healthy Recipes for 2

Enjoy making these scrumptious and healthy recipes for 2.


  • Step 1: Make a Greek salad with chicken Make a Greek salad with chicken. Whisk olive oil, 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano, 1/8 teaspoon salt, 1/8 teaspoon ground pepper, 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder, and the red wine vinegar in a salad bowl. Add the chicken, lettuce, cucumber, tomato, red onion, feta cheese, and olives and toss. Serve with pita bread and hummus.
  • Step 2: Make sweet potato fries Make sweet potato fries. Preheat your oven to 450 degrees Fahrenheit and place 2 teaspoons canola oil, 1/4 teaspoon salt, a pinch cayenne pepper, and the sweet potato wedges in a bowl and toss to coat. Then place on a baking sheet and bake for 10 minutes, turn, and bake for 10 more minutes.
  • Step 3: Make spiced Pinto beans Make spiced pinto beans. Saute a clove of chopped garlic, jalapeno, white onion, and 1/2 teaspoon chili powder in 2 teaspoons canola oil until soft. Then add the broth, beans, 1/4 teaspoon cumin, and 1/4 teaspoon salt. Mash half of the beans with a fork and simmer until heated through. Then add the cilantro and serve hot.
  • TIP: You can substitute water for the broth.
  • Step 4: Make a vanilla-cherry milkshake Make a vanilla-cherry milkshake. Blend the ice cream, cherries, milk, and vanilla extract until the mixture is smooth. Then grab a spoon because this milkshake is thick and delicious.
  • FACT: "Canola" is an acronym that comes from the words Canada, oil, low, and acid.

You Will Need

  • Vegetable oil
  • Seasonings
  • Red wine vinegar
  • 1 1/4 c. chopped cooked chicken
  • Vegetables
  • 1/4 c. feta cheese
  • 1/4 c. sliced black olives
  • Pita bread
  • Hummus
  • 1 large sweet potato
  • cut into wedges
  • 1/2 jalapeno
  • minced
  • 2 tbsp. vegetable broth
  • 1 c. canned pinto beans
  • 1 c. reduced-fat vanilla ice cream
  • 2 1/4 c. frozen
  • pitted cherries
  • 1 c. nonfat milk
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract

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