The plentiful bounty of seasonal fresh vegetables readily available this time of year means that eating well at Thanksgiving doesn't have to be a challenge, especially if you are growing or feeding a little one.
We have compiled a list of five incredible recipes loaded with nutrients essential to pregnant and nursing moms that you can share with your family and friends. Healthy? Yes. Delicious? Absolutely. Using simple whole food ingredients and some basic cooking techniques, you too can create a Turkey Day table that is off the charts tasty!
As an added bonus, all of our top momme meals recipe picks are free of gluten, dairy, soy and refined sugar.
Thanksgiving Day Smoothie
The raw ingredients you have on hand this holiday come together to create an antioxidant and Vitamin C dense smoothie that is tart, sweet, filling and just gorgeous.
Roasted Brussels Sprouts w/ Pomegranates & Honey Thyme Vinaigrette
So simple and so delicious, you will never think of Brussels sprouts the same way again.
Simple Roasted Root Vegetables
Milk making root veggies come together in a dish that can be prepped days in advance and thrown in the oven for a beautiful side on your Turkey Day table.
Cranberry Sauce w/ Orange & Rosemary
Somewhere between a tart pie filling and chunky chutney lies this slightly savory, lip smacking homemade cranberry sauce.
Crustless Sweet Potato Pie w/ Pomegranate Soaked Raspberries
With a little bit of time, some love and a few whole food ingredients you can create a refined sugar free dessert with richness that is almost beyond imagination.
Whether you select just one or try them all for a “momme meals Thanksgiving,” be sure to pour tons of love into your meal and take a moment at the table to look around and remember how blessed we all truly are. Happy Thanksgiving!