Well it is almost time to kiss 2015 goodbye!! This year has seen the addition of cute baby #5, a super party and family get together for my Dad’s birthday, job changes and school drama… just the usual in the house of Ashby. I’m looking forward to all the surprises 2016 will send our way, it should be a big year!
Now I know you are all excited for the New Year as well. Planning on ringing in the New Year in style? Along with that style, remember that the very next day you will probably be making some healthy eating resolution. Lets start out the healthy eating early then with some of this delicious, healthier party food. We can be healthy and yummy at the same time. So try out some of these and get a jump start on your healthy party style.
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Antipasto Skewers recipe and photo from Honey and Birch
Vegan Mexican Pinwheels recipe and photo from Minimalist Baker
Winter Layered Salad with Beets and Brussels Sprouts recipe and photo from Food Network
Easy Shrimp Ceviche with Mango Pineapple & Avocado recipe and photo from McCallum’s Shamrock Patch
Lentil Mushroom Meatballs from Oh My Veggies
Loaded Guacamole Vegetarian Tacos from Soup Addict
Julia Child’s Eggplant Pizzas from Kalyn’s Kitchen
Texas Caviar Bean Dip recipe and photo form Spicy Southern Kitchen – because black-eyed peas are good luck for the new year!
White Bean Garlic Dip recipe and photo from Chew Out Loud
Spicy & Creamy Sonora Dip recipe and photo from Kelley & Cricket
Lemon Artichoke White Bean Hummus recipe and photo from Hungry Hannah
Veggie Loaded 7-layer Dip from Little Broken
Acorn Squash & Caramelized Onion Dip from Oh My Veggies
Sweet Potato + Avocado Bites recipe and photo from Blissful Basil
Rosemary Parmesan Popcorn recipe and photo from Five Heart Home
5 Minute Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese Cucumber Bites recipe and photo from Baker by Nature
Beet and Avocado Deviled Eggs recipe and photo from Amazingly Tasty
Roasted Edamame with Sea Salt and Cracked Pepper from The Kitchn
Mediterranean Cucumber Roll Ups from The Wholesome Dish
The Best Slow Cooker Spiced Cashews from Vegan in the Kitchen
Salted Caramel Chocolate Cups recipe and photo from My Whole Food life
Vegan Kiwi Mango Cheesecake recipe and photo from Vegan Family Recipes
Salted Chocolate Dipped Mandarin Slices recipe and photo from Deliciously Yum
Sweet Potato Brownies recipe and photo from The Healthy Foodie
Greek Yogurt Fruit Tart from Sally’s Baking Addiction
Chocolate and Raspberry Chia Pudding from Maria Ushakova
Need more party food ideas? There are so many amazing, delicious, and healthy recipes out there! I have collected quite a good mix on our Pinterest page so take a jump over there for some more ideas. What are your favorite (or maybe not so healthy) healthy New Year party foods?
We will be talking again soon about those New Year’s Resolutions so start thinking about your health goals for the new year.