All the gooey goodness and comfort with none of the guilt. What a dream.
It’s always important to listen to our bodies, because they tell us when they’re in need of something. An example of this: you may crave chocolate when lacking in magnesium. Click here to see a chart of cravings and what they translate to in terms of deficiencies.
However, not all cravings originate in the body. Sometimes, they come from our minds.
Ever had a particularly crappy day and just want to stuff your face with donuts to help compensate? Me too. This is why I’ve compiled 10 recipes (both my own and other’s) that are comfort foods REMADE to be healthy.
What exactly qualifies for healthy? Chemical free, low carb, high protein, low/free of sugar. Read here about why the ratio of fats, proteins, and carbohydrates matter to your health and fitness.
So, lovely, are you as stoked as I am?! I’ve broken down the recipes into 2 categories: sweet and savory. Enjoy!
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Comment below your favorite comfort food!
Savory Comfort Foods
Mac n’ Cheese
High protein, delicious, ooey gooey cheese. A Blissful Bohemian original. Aww yuss. Get my recipe here.
Paleo, gluten free, and a Blissful Bohemian original. Because sometimes you just need bacon and potatoes TOGETHER. Get my recipe here.
This brilliant girl made a pizza with a crust made of cauliflower. How neat! What’s more surprising is that it doesn’t fall apart. Get the recipe here.
This one comes from a wife who cooks for her military husband, and therefore has to keep it healthy. Hats off to you ma’am, because this burger looks SCRUMPTIOUS! Get the recipe here.
This recipe uses zucchini as the noodles. How ingenious! It also incorporates in some yummy savories like garlic, pistachios, and cheese. Before you start drooling, get the recipe here.
Sweet Comfort Foods
A Blissful Bohemian original, sure to restore your muscles at ZERO calories. You read that right. Sugar free too, of course, and deliiiciouuusss! Get my recipe here.
Ready in under 5 minutes, high protein, and gluten free. A Blissful Bohemian original, and oh, so chocolatey. Get my recipe here.
Note: to avoid bubbles (as in the picture), shake protein with milk in shaker before adding into batter.
Paleo, gluten-free, naturally sweetened, and ready in 20 minutes? Yes please! Get the recipe here.
Vanilla Bean Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting
Light, fluffy, gluten-free, and moist (sorry if that word makes you cringe). What else could you want from a cake? Get the recipe here.
Coconut Fried Donuts
Paleo, gluten- free, and delicious! Just be sure to use stevia instead of the artificial sweetener. Who doesn’t love coconut? Get the recipe here.