08/07/2014 03:44 pm ET Updated Oct 07, 2014

7 Healthy Tex-Mex Ideas for Your Next Summer Fiesta

Nothing lends itself to summer grilling better than a blow out buffet of all your favorite fiesta foods. But since it also happens to be bikini season, why not trade in the usual carne asada for a few taco fillings that are a little less, er, filling?

I've put together some of my favorite lighter Tex-Mex dishes so that your next BBQ doesn't have to leave you feeling like a beached whale. These recipes include healthy spins on all the classics -- guacamole, salsa, enchiladas, tacos -- while finding ways to add more flavor, nutrients, and fun to your next backyard gathering.

-- Phoebe Lapine of Feed Me Phoebe

7 Healthy Tex-Mex Ideas For Your Next Summer Fiesta