Top 10 Healthy Recipes for 2014 {Reader’s Choice}

Happy New Year The Week After!  I’m raring to go with new easy, healthy and fun recipes. But, before I kick off the new year, I want to recap the Top 10 Healthy Recipes from 2014. The countdown reflects recipes posted in 2014 with the most page views…they truly are the reader’s choice!

Top 10 Healthy Recipes in 2014

I love the reflection process. It gives me an idea of what The Dinner-Mom readers want to see more of (but, please leave a comment with some suggestions too 🙂 ) and it’s fun to look back at how the blog has evolved in the last two years. And, OMG…it sure has grown! I can’t express how appreciative I am for each and every comment, your feedback and all of the sharing and support from readers, family and friends. I started the blog to catalog my personal mission to simplify dinner…and make it fun and healthful at the same time. It looks like there are a lot of busy families out there that have the same goal! So, without further ado…

The Top 10 Healthy Recipes from 2014

#10 –  Zucchini “Noodle” Alfredo

It was truly a happy day when I got my spiralizer. 🙂 This recipe has just 5 ingredients and takes minutes to prepare.

Zucchini Noodle Alfredo

#9 Flourless Chocolate Cake with Ganache

There is room for a splurge in any diet and a few bites of this decadent, gluten-free chocolate cake is very, very satisfying!

Flourless Chocolate Cake with Ganache

#8 – Crock Pot Chicken Cacciatore

Oh yeah! I love my slow cooker. It’s so nice to come home to this easy and healthy comfort dinner!

Crock Pot Chicken Cacciatore

#7 – Cucumber Onion Salad

This 4 ingredient salad is so easy and tasty you’ll make it again and again…and again!

Cucumber Onion Salad

#6 – Whole Wheat Pumpkin Muffins

I measure out the dry ingredients for 5-6 batches of these muffins and store them in the pantry so I can make them on a moment’s notice. They are just that good!

Whole Wheat Pumpkin Muffins with Chocolate Chips

#5 – Crock Pot Baked Potatoes and 20+ Topping Ideas

This recipe works on sweet potatoes too! Let me suggest a potato bar for your next party.

Crock Pot Baked Potatoes and 20 Plus Topping Bar Ideas

#4 – Spinach and Mushroom Pizza Bites

The taste of spinach and mushroom pizza, minus any carbs! It’s easy to see why this one made the Healthy Recipes Top 10 List!

Spinach and Mushroom Pizza Bites

#3 – Easy Eggplant Parmesan Stacks

It’s dinner. It’s an appetizer. These are so delicious!

Easy Eggplant Parmesan

#2 – Zucchini Cakes with Feta and Red Onion

Zucchini recipes are really popular on The Dinner-Mom site…particularly these tasty little cakes!

Zucchini Cakes with Feta and Red Onion

#1 Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

No bake filling, easy prep and gorgeous strawberries. I can see why this recipe is so popular!

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

The following healthy recipes were posted in 2013 and are the most viewed recipes on The Dinner-Mom site. They are tried and true favorites!

Lemony Baked Basa

Lemony Baked Basa - Quick and Easy!

Crock Pot Baked Ziti

Crock Pot Baked Ziti

Parmesan Cheese Crisps Laced with Zucchini and Carrots

Parmesan Cheese Crisps

Here’s to health, happiness and more delicious, healthy recipes in 2015!





  1. so many great recipes in one year! i would love to take those stuffed mushrooms to my next party.

  2. Great collection. I’ve got my eye on those eggplant stacks.

  3. It looks like it was a delicious year!

  4. Such a great – healthy – collection. And I’m especially loving those Parmesan Cheese Crisps! I think even my picky-eater will love those (and bonus – she’ll get some veggies in her!)

  5. I can see why these are popular – they all look so delicious! I would love to have one of those sweet potatoes in front of me right now (and of course a big slice of that luscious cake for dessert).

  6. These all look delicious! I am especially eyeing that flourless chocolate cake- wowzers! 🙂

  7. All of these look so good, but my favorite would be the chocolate cake! People need to realize that healthy food can be very delicious!!

  8. I just started reading your blog last year and I have to say: the zucchini cakes with the feta were definitely my fave!

  9. You had a healthy and delicious 2014! Can’t wait to see all you share with us in 2014.

  10. So many wonderful recipes, it’s easy to see why they’re the most popular! Those Easy Eggplant Parmesan Stacks really caught my eye. Also, I got a spiralizer for Christmas, so I’m dying to try #10!

  11. YUM! Looks like you’ve got some winners here! Seems like 2014 was a great year for you and I can’t wait to see what you’ll be cooking up in 2015 🙂

  12. Some great recipes in the last year and oh, that crockpot baked ziti has my name on it!

  13. I can def see why these were the most popular recipes!! It IS really neat to reflect on the progression of your blog ;). I’ve been blogging for a little over 2 years myself, and it’s def been a fun, rewarding (and crazy) experience. I look forward to seeing what deliciousness you create this year, Marjory!

  14. it looks like you had a delicious year! Those zucchini noodles are totally calling me. I really need to get on the spiralizer bandwagon!

  15. I was so excited and intrigued by every single one of these recipes! What a great list, and I just love that each focuses on being healthy yet also completely manageable (and deliciously fun! 😀 ) for busy people! I just couldn’t agree with you more – that’s exactly the kind of recipe so many people want and need these days! Love your blog! So excited to find you! Pinning this for sure – can’t wait to share it!

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