01/02/2013 02:00 pm ET Updated Mar 03, 2013

8 Healthy Recipes For The New Year

Each January, we resolve to do better. Many of us resolve to eat better, too. Whether you're looking to cut down on the cookies, add a few vegetables to your diet, or simply make more use of your kitchen, these recipes will help you welcome the new year. They will help you clean out your diet without sacrificing flavor, and they will provide a welcome respite from weeks of sweets and rich foods. Here's to getting 2013 off to a delicious start.

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8 Healthy Recipes for the New Year