Thanksgiving Inspired Recipes Your Kidneys Will Love
When we think of Thanksgiving, we often think of turkey, stuffing and all the fixings! A day full of family and food can often leave you feeling as if you overdid it, but this year it doesn’t have to. Whether you are hosting or visiting some family, these kidney approved recipes can help you indulge in the holiday favorites without the extra guilt:
Although Thanksgiving can fly by in the blink of an eye, we are often left with one keepsake that tends to linger a tad longer: leftovers. If you are looking for something to do with that extra turkey, or are still craving some Thanksgiving-inspired meals, then you’re in luck! These turkey stuffed peppers and fajitas can help you hold onto the holiday a bit longer, at a fraction of the caloric cost.
Think About The Sides
If you are in charge of bringing a side dish or two, then why not mix a few traditional ones together? This festive cranberry stuffing is a delicious pairing to the traditional basted turkey.
And a Little (Low Sodium) Gravy on Top
Fact: you can’t have Thanksgiving without gravy; It’s a table staple! Though you might be worried about sodium, this homemade recipe can help you still enjoy your meal without compromising your health: http://bit.ly/2SQsdtJ
A Sweet Treat
What’s a feast without the dessert? With the autumn weather in full swing, pie season is upon us and of course — pumpkin everything. This no-bake pumpkin spice cheesecake will give you the full flavor with minimal effort, too!
Looking to stay on track during the holiday season? Talk to your Satellite Healthcare dietitian or social worker about eating for better kidney health.