The word on the street is that colorful meals are healthy meals! And we all want to eat healthier, right? Many of these colorful meals look healthy and hearty… others just look plain fun and delicious!
1. Patriotic Pasta
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Okay, I know that this colorful meal is cheating, but it just looks like so much fun! Use food dye to make your pasta patriotic and festive, matching whatever your country's colors are!
2. Veggie Friendly
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This vegetarian friendly meal of wild rice, basil, and corn is both colorful and healthy! Great for your eyes, mouth, and waistline.
3. Roasted Vegetable Medley
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A roasted vegetable medley can be the side dish to your main meal, or simply an afternoon snack! Either way, this colorful dish is healthy and delicious.
4. Eggs and Peppers
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Croissants filled with eggs, cheese, and bell peppers make a tasty treat for busy mornings!
5. Summer Salads
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You can prepare a variety of healthy summer salads, and the more colorful they are the better! Like this spinach salad with blueberries.
Via Corn-and-Zucchini Queso Chowder
Who knows how healthy chowder is, then again who cares! This colorful and delicious corn and zucchini chowder is the definition of comfort food!
7. One-pot Pasta Dish
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An easy and delightfully colorful dish comes together in one big pot! Get your family together to throw whatever you please into a basil and tomato pasta dish for dinner!
8. Fragrant Fruit Salad with Spinach
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This salad includes almost everything under the sun! And there's no limit to the amount and variety of fruits you can add to it.
9. Veggie Side Dishes
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If your plate ever looks bland with just meat and rice, add a delicious veggie side dish! Simply adding asparagus to your plate is bound to brighten it up!
10. Chicken-Pineapple Fajitas
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To me, fajitas scream summer! With a handful of juicy pineapple slices and a sprinkle of bell peppers, you'll have a colorful and delicious meal ready in a jiffy!
11. Quinoa Salad
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Another quick meal is a scrumptious quinoa salad! Throw in some avocado and oranges, and you've got yourself a simple, nutritious meal.
12. Easter Colored Deviled Eggs
Maybe not the healthiest, but definitely among the most colorful! A creative twist on deviled eggs, food colored egg whites filled with the traditional goodness inside means a fun snack for the whole family!
13. Colored Pasta
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If you're a mom, I'm sure your kiddos would love colored pasta! Even though you know it's the same, they'll love it 10x more than regular pasta!
14. Pasta Salad
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Pasta salad is a summer tradition in my family! You can toss virtually anything into this colorful and delightful summer dish.
15. Stoplight Cookies
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Another treat that will be a favorite with your kids are these stoplight cookies. They're fun to eat and easy to make!
16. Veggie, Beef, and Noodle Bowl
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If you're craving an Asian meal, you're in luck! This colorful and quick meal can quench your craving in an instant!
17. Smorgasbord Salad
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You can go crazy with your salad and throw anything into it! It will be an exciting adventure with an awesome result!
18. Paleo Stuffed Peppers
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The Paleo diet is gaining popularity every day! If you're struggling to stay strong, this tasty, colorful meal may be just the motivation you need to stay on board!
19. Chickpea Salad
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I love chickpeas and couldn't imagine my life without them! Try this colorful meal and see if you don't love it!
20. Colorful Hamburger Rice
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When you're craving a burger but trying to make a healthy choice, turn to hamburger rice! This colorful meal will save you calories and give you great nutrients from the carrots, peas, and other veggies you toss in!
21. Stir Fry Broccoli and Shrimp
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Who doesn't love a good stir fry? Cook up your own colorful, tasty stir fry at home with shrimp, broccoli, carrots, and more!
22. Fettuccine Primavera
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Bursting with flavor, fettuccine primavera is a mouthwatering and visually appealing dish you must try!
23. Detox Salad
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This yummy detox salad will refresh your body and add a splash of color to your day.
24. Paleo Friendly Dinner
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This Paleo-friendly dish is one you are bound to enjoy! Pair a filet of salmon with any variety of veggies and you have yourself a colorful dinner.
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Maybe macarons aren't exactly a meal… but they are certainly colorful and delicious!
26. Mexican Cornbread Salad
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Mexican food is notoriously colorful and tasty! This layered Mexican cornbread salad is a feast both for the eyes and the mouth!
Colorful meals make eating fun! After drooling over all of these gorgeous meals, which one are you craving the most?