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Healthy Mother's Day recipes

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Everything you need for a healthier Mother's Day celebration, including lighter brunch recipes, starters, Sunday lunch ideas and desserts.

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  • Stack of American pancakes on table with blueberries in bowl

    Healthy pancakes

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.93 ratings

    These easy healthy pancakes get their fluffy texture from whipped egg whites. Stack them high with fresh berries and a spoonful of low-fat yogurt

  • Mexican beans & avocado on toast

    Black beans & avocado on toast

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.29 ratings

    A vibrant Mexican-style breakfast with fresh avocado and black beans. Give yourself a healthy start with our easy vegan beans on toast with a twist

  • Green shakshuka

    Green shakshuka

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.10 ratings

    Treat yourself to a shakshuka with a difference. Mix up your favourite greens, eggs and flatbreads to serve with this healthy weekend breakfast

  • Poached eggs with smashed avocado & tomatoes

    Poached eggs with smashed avocado & tomatoes

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.27 ratings

    Keep yourself full until lunchtime with this healthy breakfast boost. Delicious avocado serves as a butter alternative and goes well with a runny poached egg

  • Mushroom, eggs and kale in a pan

    Mushroom brunch

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.38 ratings

    You only need mushrooms, eggs, kale and garlic to cook this tasty one-pan brunch. It's comforting yet healthy, fibre rich and gluten-free too

  • Bowl of carrot & ginger soup sprinkled with cayenne pepper

    Healthy carrot soup

    A star rating of 2.7 out of 5.24 ratings

    Give yourself a boost and treat yourself to this low-fat, healthy carrot soup with a swirl of soured cream

  • Spring celebration salad served in a bowl

    Spring celebration salad

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.8 ratings

    Celebrate spring with this salad using the season’s most exciting food, including new potatoes, asparagus and peas. It's even better if you make your own mayo

  • Pea, ham hock & watercress salad

    Pea, ham hock & watercress salad

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Pea, ham and parsley are one of life's great combinations - this green salad with mustard dressing is simple, fresh and healthy

  • Chargrilled vegetable salad

    Chargrilled vegetable salad

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Serve these chargrilled vegetables with torn buffalo mozzarella, for a lovely starter or light supper

  • Leek, pea & watercress soup served in a bowl

    Leek, pea & watercress soup

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.36 ratings

    Pack in the goodness with this vibrant green soup, packed with leeks, peas and watercress. It's tasty and healthy too, both low in calories and fat

  • Spring chicken in a pot

    Spring chicken in a pot

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.262 ratings

    Casseroles aren't just for winter – this light, vibrant one-pot is packed with spring veg and herby pesto

  • Healthy Easter lamb with vegetables on a serving plate

    Healthy Easter lamb

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Try a lighter take on roast lamb with this healthy Easter centrepiece. A trimmed leg of lamb is served with vibrant spring vegetables tossed in herbs and lemon

  • Pot-roast beef with French onion gravy

    Pot-roast beef with French onion gravy

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.149 ratings

    Silverside and topside are cheaper and leaner cuts of meat, well-suited to slow-cooking. The stock and juices make a great sauce when combined with caramelised onions

  • Puffed salmon & spinach fish pie

    Puffed salmon & spinach fish pie

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.30 ratings

    Adding greens to your mashed potato topping boosts the health benefits of this classic comfort food bake

  • Chicken cacciatore one-pot with orzo served in a casserole dish

    Chicken cacciatore one-pot with orzo

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.122 ratings

    Enjoy comfort food at its best with this chicken cacciatore. The orzo soaks up the flavours of the chicken and tomatoes to make an unctuous pasta bake

  • Roast sea bass & vegetable traybake

    Roast sea bass & vegetable traybake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.52 ratings

    Apply a no-fuss touch to fish in this all-in-one Italian-inspired bake with crispy potatoes, roasted peppers and olives

  • Asparagus on plate with cutlery

    Roasted asparagus

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 ratings

    Need some vibrant spring greens to go with your main meal? Try our super simple roasted asparagus recipe to showcase seasonal veg at its finest

  • Honey-glazed roast carrots in a bowl

    Honey-glazed roast carrots

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.24 ratings

    Roasting carrots intensifies their flavour and the honey and vinegar make them deliciously sweet and sour

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