Healthy Dishes to take to a Potluck, Picnic or BBQ

Need a dish to bring to a potluck, picnic or BBQ?  Check out these healthy recipes that are perfect for the occasion.

This is perfect for all the parties coming up! Healthy Dishes to bring to a Potluck, Picnic or BBQ Low Calorie Low Fat Party Food

This time of year, potlucks, picnics and barbecues abound.  I am always looking for something new and interesting to bring.  When you are dieting, it is so important to bring something you can eat and stay on your eating plan.  No matter what you want to bring, you can find something healthy and delicious here.



Food Faith Fitness – Gluten Free Carrot Cake Dip


A Kitchen Addiction – Lemon Meringue Kiss Cookies


Mandy’s Recipe Box – Skinny Cake with Vanilla Buttercream


Shugary Sweets – Skinny No Bake Cookies

Main Dishes


Lexi’s Clean Kitchen – Slow Cooker Sweet Potato & Vegetable Chili

Spicy-Pizza-Mac-and-Cheese.-Homemade-baked-mac-and-cheese-with-your-favorite-pizza-toppings-like-mozzarella-and-pepperoniWell Plated – Spicy Pizza Mac and Cheese


Sweet & Savory by Shinee – Spicy Quinoa Turkey Meatballs

Got to try this in my crock pot. Slow Cooker Shredded BBQ Chicken - Low Calorie, Low Fat and easy dinner

Food Done Light – Slow Cooker Shredded BBQ Chicken

Side Dishes


Will Cook for Smiles – Strawberry Broccoli Salad


The First Year – Red Cabbage Salad with Jicama and Peppers


Pancake Warriors – Pineapple Coleslaw


The Grant Life – Quinoa Berry Salad


black bean dip

Cookin’ Canuck – 5 Minute Black Bean Dip

My new favorite Dip ! Lightened Texas Caviar Dip Low Calorie, Low Fat Healthy

Food Done Light – Texas Caviar Dip

These are the best deviled eggs! Green Goddess Deviled Eggs with Crispy Ham Low Calorie Low Fat HealthyFood Done Light – Green Goddess Deviled Eggs with Crispy Ham

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Happy Healthy Eating,


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  1. Talk about a plethora of fantastic healthy dishes to create!!! I am so excited to file this away for the soirees this summer xo Nic
  2. I am pretty sure that none of these would be brought to a BBQ, because I would eat them all first! Thanks fro including me - pinned!
  3. What an eclectic bunch of recipes Christie! Interesting how much quinoa is being used. That said, those meatballs sound delish! And carrot cake dip? I'm all over that :)
  4. Nice list of some great choices!
  5. Great collection, Christie! I see many things I'd like to try. Thanks for gathering all these together in one place!
  6. Awesome collection! I always need delicious ideas for our church pot luck and I love this delicious round-up! Pinned. :)
  7. Great collection! I love them all :)
  8. I can't wait to go to a bbq so I can make some of these for it! yum!
  9. I love these ideas! I go to so many potlucks and its nice to find something new and different to bring. When we were in Indiana they called them "pitch-ins." So weird!
    • Christie Daruwalla says
      Thanks Jennifer. I've never heard the term "pitch-in" before but I love it. Perfectly describes it.
  10. I'm so glad that bbq season is finally here! Thanks for including me!

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