Categories

Our 8 Best "Skinny Girl" Recipes for Summer!

Spicy Lemon Chicken

I am always on the lookout for light, healthy recipes that satisfy in the summer. I like to eat healthy all year round, but I try to keep it especially light in the warmer weather. It is just so important to keep everything in shape when I am in a bathing suit so much of the time! Since I know a lot of you are always looking for light ways to enjoy summer food all year long I’ve compiled a list of our best skinny recipes for summer. Enjoy!

nggallery id=’120917′

  • Classic Gazpacho 1 of 8
    Classic Gazpacho
    This classic gazpacho recipe is perfect for summer. Full of fresh summer flavor and lots of spice it is heavy on flavor but not on calories. Enjoy a cup by the pool today!
    Make classic gazpacho
  • Roasted Pesto Tomatoes 2 of 8
    Roasted Pesto Tomatoes
    These pesto roasted tomatoes make a great side dish or a main course when served with salad on the side. Enjoy the fresh flavor of tomatoes and basil pesto without being weighed down by tons of calories!
    Make roasted pesto tomatoes
  • Roasted Vegetable and Goat Cheese Frittata 3 of 8
    Roasted Vegetable and Goat Cheese Frittata
    A slice of this delicious frittata makes a perfect skinny summer meal. Enjoy it with a slice of fresh fruit and green salad on the side!
    Make roasted vegetable and goat cheese frittata
  • Summer Vegetable Soup with Pesto 4 of 8
    Summer Vegetable Soup with Pesto
    With a base of summer vegetables and flavored with pesto this light and hearty soup will satisfy without the heavy calories.
    Make summer vegetable soup with pesto
  • Watermelon Nachos 5 of 8
    Watermelon Nachos
    This healthy snack is the best alternative to regular cheesy nachos out there! Whip these up for a mid-afternoon treat and enjoy the refreshing fruit without the calories of real nachos!
    Make watermelon nachos
  • Grilled Fish with Tomato Peach Salsa 6 of 8
    Grilled Fish with Tomato Peach Salsa
    This is grilled fish with fresh tomato peach salsa is the perfect after-beach meal to keep your bikini ready. Full of protein and fresh summer flavor is the perfect light and polite summer meal.
    Make grilled fish with tomato peach salsa
  • Light and Spicy Lemon Chicken 7 of 8
    Light and Spicy Lemon Chicken
    Chicken breasts are a good source of protein and they don't need to be flavored with lots of calorie-heavy sauces. Instead, flavor yours with sweet and spicy flavors and enjoy a delicious meal with none of the guilt!
    Make light and spicy lemon chicken
  • Turkey Burgers with Pesto 8 of 8
    Turkey Burgers with Pesto
    Turkey burgers are lighter alternative to beef burgers Give yours flavor with fresh pesto and a slice of light cheese!
    Make turkey burgers with pesto

 

Some more interesting posts:

8 Unique & Delicious Nacho Recipes for Your Family

6 Fruits & Vegetables Most Likely To Cause Kitchen Injuries

6 Adorable Food Animals

 

Read more from Kelsey on Kelsey’s blog!

Follow Kelsey on Facebook and Twitter for updates


Top Photo: Laura Levy

Tagged as:

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, profile photo and other personal information you make public on Facebook (e.g., school, work, current city, age) will appear with your comment. Learn More.