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2 Healthy Muffin Recipes for Your 2018 Weight Loss Resolutions

Every New Year is an opportunity to reinvent yourself and to set new goals for the new year.  Just about every person on earth plans on living a healthier life this year.  Some of these health goals include weight loss plans, fitness commitments, and goals to eat healthier.  It is good to set some fresh health goals for yourself and to aim for a better, fitter and healthier body and that is exactly why we are sharing a few healthy muffin recipes to include in your 2018 health resolution.  These muffin recipes are the perfect low-cal power breakfast or high-energy snack during the day and should definitely be part of your health program.

2 Healthy Muffin Recipes for Your 2018 Weight Loss Resolutions
2 Healthy Muffin Recipes for Your 2018 Weight Loss Resolutions

But first – get a stand mixer

One of the biggest reasons for people to give up on their health goals is because of the time it takes to make healthier foods.  The right kitchen appliances can make it much easier for you to prepare healthy snacks a lot quicker.  This year you simply must invest in a stand mixer.  These mixers are absolutely glorious for making all sorts of meals and especially baked goods.  You can make a whole lot of healthy muffins in as little time as 15 minutes with exception to baking. Check out these stand mixer reviews so you can find the best mixer for your health needs.

Healthy Oatmeal Muffins

These muffins are low in calories and packed with energy.  It is the perfect breakfast or the perfect snack when you are on the go.

Ingredients

-    3 cups of rolled oats

-    2/3 cup brown sugar

-    2 t ground cinnamon

-    2 t baking powder

-    1 t salt

-    ¾ cup milk

-    2 large eggs

-    ½ cup applesauce

-    2 t vanilla essence

-    ¾ cup of flavoring (fruits like berries, sliced banana or strawberries or dried fruits can be used)

Directions

Preheat your oven to 350o F.  Mix together all wet ingredients and beat in dry ingredients slowly.  Add flavoring of your choice.  Scoop the mixture into pre-greased muffin pan.  Sprinkle extra flavoring on top and bake for 25-30 minutes until set.

Breakfast Egg Muffins

These muffins are best served hot and can also be enjoyed as a healthy power lunch if you are on the go or in need of a meal that will keep you full.

Ingredients

-    Spinach

-    Sausage

-    4 eggs

-    1 ½ tbsp milk

-    ¼ t baking powder

-    Pinch pepper

-    ½ t salt

-    1 tbsp olive oil

-    Cheese for topping

Directions

Preheat oven to 350o F.  Whisk eggs together and add salt, pepper, olive oil, baking powder, and milk.  Chop spinach and sausage and include the mixture.  Add to muffin pans and top with cheese.  Bake for 20 – 25 minutes.

There are quite a few healthy muffin recipes out there to try and most of them can be frozen for future use.  You can make a dozen or two, pop them in the freezer and thaw as you go.  With these healthy muffins, there will never be an excuse to eat unhealthy foods and you can kick off those holiday pounds a lot easier.