If you ask anyone about his or her guilty pleasures, pizza will likely be on top of the list. We’ll be honest, we love a good traditional pizza every now and then, but during our healthy eating days we have some healthified pizza crust options to satisfy our cravings without leaving us feeling guilty. These recipes are also great for the kids; if they want pizza they can have it!
Remember, the pizza toppings you choose can boost the nutritional profile of the pizza too. Cheese is great, but always aim for at least two to three veggie toppings.
If you are looking for an entry level change into the healthy pizza world, this one is for you. In just 30 minutes, you can have your homemade wholewheat pizza ready. This is why this recipe is perfect to quickly satisfy cravings! Find the recipe here.
This flour free pizza recipe is just as mouthwatering as the original variety. Cauliflower is an excellent source of vitamin C and an important source of fiber to boost your digestive system. Goodbye to that sluggish post-pizza feeling. This option is also great for those who need, or prefer, a gluten free choice. Find the recipe here.
Sweet Potato Pizza
We’ll be honest, we’re biased towards anything that has sweet potato in it. Not only are they delicious, but sweet potatoes are packed with vitamin A which boosts immunity and is great for your skin. This recipe also has almond flour in it, making it a great source of protein and healthy fats. Check it out here.
Eggplant Pizza Bites
These pizza bites are the perfect finger food to serve at a party. You can take the leftovers with you to work the next day in your packed lunch too. Did you know eggplant contains chlorogenic acid, which helps lower cholesterol in adults? Find the recipe here.
It only makes sense to replace refined flour with one of the most nutritious grains on the planet. Simply soak quinoa in water overnight, and the texture starts to resemble dough. Genius right? Find the step-by-step guide here.
Zucchini Pizza Boats
This is another great individual pizza option for parties or packed lunches. These zucchini pizza boats are packed with goodness, they are great if you have kids, and each person can choose exactly what they want on their pizza boat. Check it out here.