Light and Healthy Summer Dinner Ideas

Marinate chicken breasts in a mixture of lemon juice, olive oil, garlic, and fresh herbs, then grill until tender and serve with a side of roasted vegetables.

Grilled Lemon Chicken

Combine cooked quinoa with diced cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, bell peppers, and herbs, dressed in a light vinaigrette for a nutritious.

Quinoa Salad

Spiralize zucchini into noodles, then toss with homemade pesto sauce made from basil, pine nuts, Parmesan cheese.

Zucchini Noodles 

Season salmon fillets with spices, then bake until flaky and serve with a refreshing mango salsa made with diced mango, red onion, cilantro, and lime juice.

Baked Salmon

Fill halved bell peppers with a mixture of quinoa, black beans, corn, tomatoes, and spices, then bake until peppers are tender and filling is heated through.

Stuffed Bell Peppers

Toss chopped romaine lettuce, cucumber, cherry tomatoes, red onion, Kalamata olives, and feta cheese with a lemon-herb dressing.

Greek Salad

Stir-fry chickpeas with broccoli, bell peppers, snap peas, and carrots in a ginger-soy sauce, served over brown rice or cauliflower rice for a quick and healthy dinner.

Vegetable Stir-Fry

Fill crisp lettuce leaves with seasoned ground turkey or tofu, diced tomatoes, avocado slices, and salsa for a lighter twist on tacos.

Taco Lettuce Wraps

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