5 Healthy Comfort Foods for Your Snow Day



Hunkering down at home today? With the snow and wind swirling outside, I don’t blame you one bit.

To me, snow days have always meant comfort food: warm, filling, delicious staples that make bearing gross winter weather a whole lot easier to bear. Here are five health-ified comfort-food options you can make with pantry and freezer staples I’m betting you already have at home. Meaning? No need to trudge to the ACME in this mess.

Have a cozy day at home, Be Wellers.

Mac and Cheese Lite
via Fitness Magazine

Nonfat Greek yogurt and an onion-garlic puree are the secret ingredients here.

Skinny Sloppy Joes
via Skinnytaste

YES. I love me some Sloppy Joe. If you’re watching your carbs, hollow out the bun before loading on the meat.

Beef and Beer Chili
via Cooking Light

Because I’m sure you stocked up on beer ahead of this storm, right? #Essentials.

Healthy Fettuccine Alfredo
via FitSugar

A 322-calorie plate of fettuccine alfredo. Please and thank you.

Double-Chocolate Brownies
via Food Network

If you bake a lot, you definitely have all of these ingredients at home. So what are you waiting for?

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