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March is National Nutrition Month and the Alexandria Area YMCA has collected eight recipes including some of our YMCA staff's favorites, plus recipes from YMCAs across the country that you can try with your family! These delicious and nutritious recipes are sure to be a big hit at the dinner table.


Pumpkin Oatmeal

This delicious Pumpkin Oatmeal recipe from the YMCA of Central Florida is proof that you can enjoy the flavor of pumpkin year-round!


Frozen Healthy Snickers

Tammi's Favorite

This recipe from The Staten Island Family is an excellent dessert option that is a delicious and easy way to boost your energy and metabolism, while also ensuring you’re getting the necessary health benefits from fruits your body needs.


Slow Cooker Chicken Vegetable Stew

Slow-cooker meals are a great way to serve a healthy meal while saving yourself cooking time in the evening! Try this Slow Cooker Chicken Vegetable Stew from the Capital Area YMCA.


The Mind Smoothie

Darla's Favorite

This smoothie, submitted by Darla Kiser, is not only delicious, nut it's full of ingredients that are good for your brain health.


Slow Cooker Spaghetti and Meatballs

Slow Cooker Spaghetti and Meatballs puts a healthy twist on classic comfort food – all while saving time in the kitchen! Try this recipe from the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.


Mint Chocolate Shake

This Mint Chocolate Shake from the Summit Area YMCA is a great way to start the day when you’re on the go!


Turkey Burrito Bowls

This recipe for Turkey Burrito Bowls from the YMCA of Central Kentucky is packed with veggies and spices, and is sure to add variety to any dinner table!


Crispy Smashed Potatoes

Dinner time gets a boost with these Crispy Smashed Potatoes from our friends at the Dr. Yum Project. Be sure to check out the rest of their site for more recipes, a meal-o-matic generator, healthy eating tips and much more!


If you try any of these healthy recipes during National Nutrition Month, be sure to let us know what you think on Facebook and Instagram!

Category: Healthy Recipes