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    17 Delicious One-Dish Recipes For When You're Trying To Eat Healthy

    Low-maintenance and packed with all the good stuff.

    At the end of a long day, it's hard to convince yourself to cook, especially when it means having to do a BILLION dishes when it's all done.

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    So we rounded up some delicious recipes under 500 calories that have a great balance of protein, carbs, healthy fat, plenty of nutritious veggies, and can be cooked in one pot, pan, or skillet. Because minimal cleanup is the best cleanup.

    Get cooking!

    1. One-Pot Turkey Taco Skillet

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    Try swapping this recipe in for a healthier Taco Tuesday. It will not disappoint.

    Get the recipe here.

    2. Roasted Salmon With Kale and Cabbage

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    Light, tasty, and quick to make for those busy weeknights.

    Get the recipe here.

    3. Slow Cooker Enchilada Soup

    Ali (Gimme Some Oven) / Via gimmesomeoven.com

    Make yourself a bowl, curl up on the couch, and relax with this savory soup.

    Get the recipe here.

    4. Healthier One-Pot Skillet Lasagna

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    All the lasagna taste, but better for you. It's the best of both worlds.

    Get the recipe here.

    5. Green Eggs and Prosciutto Frittata

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    Going back for seconds of this protein-packed entree is highly encouraged.

    Get the recipe here.

    6. One-Pan Salmon and Egg Bake

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    This personal-pan meal is incredibly simple and perfect for any time of the day.

    Get the recipe here.

    7. Easy Italian Chicken Skillet

    Ali (Gimme Some Oven) / Via gimmesomeoven.com

    This deliciously vibrant dish tastes just as good as it looks.

    Get the recipe here.

    8. Shakshuka

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    Eggs baked in tomato sauce and covered in feta...what's not to love?

    Get the recipe here.

    9. One-Pan Mongolian Beef Zoodles

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    You can use a vegetable peeler to zoodle-fy the zucchini if you don't have a spiralizer. YUM.

    Get the recipe here.

    10. Southwestern Vegetarian Quinoa Skillet

    Kathryn (Family Food On The Table) / Via familyfoodonthetable.com

    A perfect busy weeknight meal for all the veggie lovers out there.

    Get the recipe here.

    11. Balsamic Glazed Caprese Chicken

    Krista (Joyful Healthy Eats) / Via joyfulhealthyeats.com

    Mozzarella on all of the things, please.

    Get the recipe here.

    12. One-Pan Salmon, Asparagus, and Sweet Potato Dinner

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    Cut and season the salmon, asparagus, and sweet potatoes. Pop it in the oven for an hour. And it's as easy as that.

    Get the recipe here.

    13. One-Skillet Tilapia Caponata

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    Try out this Mediterranean-inspired entree if you're looking for a new fish recipe to add to your lineup.

    Get the recipe here.

    14. Tuscan Chicken Skillet

    Denise (Sweet Peas and Saffron) / Via sweetpeasandsaffron.com

    This recipe calls for red pepper flakes if you enjoy your meal with a kick.

    Get the recipe here.

    15. One-Pan Chicken in Mushroom Sauce

    Olivia (Primavera Kitchen) / Via primaverakitchen.com

    The savory mushroom sauce includes butter, garlic, and red wine. Yes, please.

    Get the recipe here.

    16. One-Pan Curried Chicken Cauliflower

    Lorena (Green Healthy Cooking) / Via greenhealthycooking.com

    Made entirely of whole foods and takes only 30 minutes to whip up.

    Get the recipe here.

    17. Mexican Quinoa and Sweet Potato Skillet

    Kristine (Kristine's Kitchen) / Via kristineskitchenblog.com

    You'll want to douse everything in this spicy enchilada-style sauce.

    Get the recipe here.