Healthy Holiday Side Dishes {Paleo, Gluten Free, Dairy Free}

Here are 15 healthy Paleo Holiday side dish recipes that will keep you and your family and friends feeling a little lighter. They're all gluten free, dairy free, grain free and free from refined sugar, with vegan and Whole30 options.

15 Healthy Paleo Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes - you don't have to feel over-stuffed after Thanksgiving this year when you try one of these recipes. They're all gluten free, dairy free, grain free and free from refined sugar | #thanksgiving #paleo #holidayrecipe #glutenfree #dairyfree #sugarfree

When it comes to Thanksgiving, people tend to fuss a lot over the turkey, or tofurkey. And while it’s technically the centerpiece, you know that people are just there for the sides.

If you review your Thanksgiving side dishes, are you noting a common ingredient in all of the recipes?

I don’t need to look at your shopping list to know that there’s often a whole lot of heavy cream, butter, and bread. And while I’m not here to be the bearer of bad news, I am here to help lighten the load, literally. OK, I'm not coming over to help you cook, but I do have some paleo, dairy free, gluten free, sugar-free recipes (with vegan options) to help with a healthier Thanksgiving.

Vegan Stuffed Acorn Squash

I've got healthy Thanksgiving side dishes that include soup, veggies (oh you know there’s lots of veggies), salads, snacks, and even festive drink recipes.

And if you want more ways to eat healthier at the holidays, check out my post on healthy holiday food swaps. You can still eat delicious food without feeling deprived by using a few easy substitutions.

I hope everyone has a happy and healthy Thanksgiving!

Healthy Paleo Holiday Side Dish Recipes