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    23 Healthyish Comfort Food Recipes To Stress Eat During The Election

    Brb self-medicating with mozzarella sticks.

    1. Sweet Potato Spinach Mac and Cheese

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    If there was ever a night to cup a warm bowl of cheesy serenity in your hands, it's election night. You won't even notice the vegetables hiding in the mix.

    Get the recipe here.

    2. Cauliflower and Pesto Crust Pizza

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    Vote early and often for the most qualified candidate: This lower-carb pizza that's high in melty, crispy deliciousness.

    Get the recipe here.

    3. Skinny Baked Mozzarella Sticks

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    :: grabs handful ::

    Get the recipe here.

    4. Flourless Chocolate Chip Chickpea Blondies with Sea Salt

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    No matter which candidate is taking the election, these perfect blondies are here for you. Don't let the chickpeas fool you; these badboys are moist and sweet.

    Get the recipe here

    5. Cauliflower Crust Grilled Cheese

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    All the melty perfection of grilled cheese but with way fewer carbs aka the president of our hearts.

    Get the recipe here.

    6. Buffalo Chicken Dip

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    Having crudite and crackers on hand for eating and throwing is a must. This is a healthy dip for your edible projectiles.

    Get the recipe here.

    7. 3-Ingredient Honey Mustard Cornflake Chicken

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    This healthier version of the ultimate comfort/finger/party food is baked and has a Corn Flake coating. Clutch one in each fist when things get tense.

    Get the recipe here.

    8. Healthy Deviled Eggs

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    Serve this lighter version of a crowdpleasing appetizer and give your guests something to be happy about.

    Get the recipe here.

    9. Healthy Fettuccine Alfredo

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    Cauliflower is the secret ingredient in this healthier fettuccine Alfredo. Feel free to just put your face on your plate when the going gets tough.

    Get the recipe here.

    10. Coconut No-Bake Cookies

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    These are easy to prep and don't require any baking, which means they're perfect for anyone saving their time and bandwidth for watching the returns.

    Get the recipe here.

    11. Chicken Enchilada Stuffed Zucchhini Boats

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    What better way to eat zucchini than smothered in sauce and cheese?

    Get the recipe here.

    12. Slow Cooker 3-Bean Chili Turkey

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    Throw all the ingredients in the slow cooker and use the time you saved to pace back and forth nervously.

    Get the recipe here.

    13. French Bread Pizza Caprese

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    This classy appetizer is a great excuse to invite people over to watch the returns so you don't have to be alone.

    Get the recipe here.

    14. Honey Baked Chicken

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    These slightly sweet and easy to prep drumsticks are also basically designed to be flung at the TV if the returns don't go your way.

    Get the recipe here.

    15. Loaded "Nacho" Chicken Tostada

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    They taste great with salty tears.

    Get the recipe here.

    16. State Fair Baked “Fried” Pickles

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    Awesome to nibble on and why not get some extra pickles to go with your picklebacking?

    Get the recipe here.

    17. Baked Sweet Potato Chips

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    On a night when disagreement threatens to tear our union asunder, enjoy the harmonious togetherness of salty and sweet.

    Get the recipe here.

    18. Spinach and Kale Greek Yogurt Dip

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    Great for dipping or, what the hell, just grab a handful.

    Get the recipe here.

    19. Crispy Sriracha Lime Chickpeas

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    Nice and spicy, to go with the excitement of election night.

    Get the recipe here.

    20. Muffin Tin Mini Pizzas

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    Tiny pizzas you can eat in one bite so that your mouth is free for yelling.

    Get the recipe here.

    21. Healthy Twice Baked Potatoes

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    Watch parties call for pub grub. Here's a better-for-you version of potato skins.

    Get the recipe here.

    22. Baked Chicken Wings

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    This super simple recipe is the perfect antidote to this ~complicated~ election season.

    Get the recipe here.

    23. Pizza Quesadillas

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    If there was ever a night to combine pizza and quesadillas, it's election night.

    Get the recipe here.

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