Get Beach-Ready with 12 Healthy Twists on Your Favorite Foods

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These 12 healthier takes on your favorite meals will help you get beach ready this summer!

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Five-Spice Turkey & Lettuce Wrap

This dish has amazing spices and flavors. With all the vegetables and protein, it is a winner for lunch or dinner!

Get the Recipe: Five-Spice Turkey & Lettuce Wraps

Warm Spaghetti-Squash Salad

Spaghetti squash is a great alternative to pasta. It has the warmth of pasta, but without all the heavy carbs!

Get the Recipe: Warm Spaghetti-Squash Salad

Healthy Veggie Burritos

This has everything you love about a classic burrito, but without all of the extra calories! Use farm-fresh or in-season veggies to make this awesome meal.

Get the Recipe: Healthy Veggie Burritos

Vegan Lemon Breakfast Quinoa Taosted Almonds and Blueberry Compote

It is easy to start the day off right with this healthy breakfast alternative.

Get the Recipe: Vegan Lemon Breakfast Quinoa Toasted Almonds and Blueberry Compote

Zucchini Noodles with Cherry Tomatoes and Basil

This is a yummy pasta dish that you can feel great about eating because it's made from zucchini! Get creative and add your favorite vegetables to give the recipe your own style.

Get the Recipe: Zucchini Noodles with Cherry Tomatoes and Basil

Spinach Salad with Citrus and Roasted Beets

This summery salad is super easy to make and is filled with tasty fruits and vegetables. It is the perfect summer meal to keep you on track!

Get the Recipe: Spinach Salad with Citrus and Roasted Beets

Healthy Greek Yogurt Berry Granola Parfait

This delicious recipe is ideal for breakfast or right after an intense workout.

Get the Recipe: Healthy Greek Yogurt Berry Granola Parfait

Chickpeas with Tomatoes and Carrots

This is great to eat by itself or as a side to chicken or fish. It is also super simple to store, which makes it great for lunch at work or even the beach.

Get the Recipe: Chickpeas with Tomatoes and Carrots

Cauliflower Fried Rice with Vegetables

Take out food is always such a big weakness. That is why we love this recipe, that takes a classic fried rice and gives it an awesome healthy spin!

Get the Recipe: Cauliflower Fried Rice With Vegetables

Dark Chocolate Bark with Roasted Almonds and Seeds

If you are craving something sweet, this recipe will do the trick. Dark chocolate is super tasty and also good for you!

Get the Recipe: Dark Chocolate Bark with Roasted Almonds and Seeds

Red Quinoa Avocado Rolls

You would be surprised how simple it is to make these homemade rolls. They are great to serve at your next dinner party.

Get the Recipe: Red Quinoa Avocado Rolls

Fruity Quinoa Salad with Strawberry-Lime Dressing

This salad makes for a light, fresh and perfectly balanced meal.

Get the Recipe: Fruity Quinoa Salad with Strawberry-Lime Dressing

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Hoping to whip your body into beach shape, but just can't stand to turn down a bowl of pasta or anything chocolate? We know it's not easy to avoid your favorite foods, and you really don't have to! Instead, we've got 12 different ways to enjoy the foods you love most, just healthier. From a healthy "pasta" to tasty wrap ideas, the possibilities are endless. We have rounded up the best recipes that will satisfy your cravings, but still help you stay on track!

Check out the slideshow above to get some great ideas for your next healthy meal. Then, check out 12 Ways To Look Thinner In Your Swimsuit by our friends at StyleList.

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