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31 Seasonal, Healthy Recipes to Cook in March

It’s about to be March, the days are getting longer, and we’re that much closer to spring. I’m counting down the days until I’m back riding my bike on the lakefront path, taking Sidney, Viggo, and Lachlan to the beach, and grilling on the patio.

Until then we’re kicking off the month with 31 seasonal recipes to cook in March that you’re going to love.

collage of recipes to cook in March

What’s in season in March?

Colorful produce is coming back! Pretty soon we’ll be cooking with all of the berries, but for now, be sure to stock up on:

P.S. did you know we have dedicated ingredient pages? YES! Click any of the produce names above to see all of those recipes, or head to our Recipe Index to filter by even more.

This month you’ll find sweet & savory breakfasts, fresh lunch ideas that are perfect to prep for work or eat on the go, cozy one pan meals, and some of my fav desserts to make this time of year.

If you make any of these seasonal spring recipes be sure to leave a comment and let me know how you liked it! You can also share a photo of your creation on Instagram with the hashtag #ambitiouskitchen. Enjoy xoxo!

orange baked oatmeal in a baking dish


Orange Creamsicle Baked Oatmeal

Sidney’s 4-Ingredient Banana Pancakes

Veggie Packed Freezer-Friendly Breakfast Burritos

Healthy Carrot Cake Muffins with Cream Cheese Glaze

Vitamin C Packed Strawberry Orange Banana Smoothie

Healthy Lemon Poppy Seed Bread

Peanut Butter Blueberry Overnight Oats

cauliflower quinoa salad on a plate


Roasted Carrot Cauliflower Quinoa Salad with Sunshine Dressing

Vegan Caesar Salad

Easy Creamy Vegan Tomato Soup (using canned tomatoes)

Spinach Garlic Parmesan Orzo with Crispy Bacon

Vegan Curry Chickpea Salad Collard Wraps

Kale, Edamame & Quinoa Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Greek Salad Pinwheels

One Pot Moroccan-Inspired Chickpea Quinoa Salad

vegetarian tacos on a baking sheet


Sheet Pan Roasted Veggie Tacos (with yummy sauce options!)

Honey Lemon Garlic Salmon

Sweet & Spicy Hot Chili Chicken Noodles

30-Minute Sesame Chicken Green Bean Stir Fry

Dreamy Refried Bean Chicken Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada Sauce

One Pan Ginger Chicken Meatballs with Peanut Sauce

Blow Ya Mind Cheddar Broccoli Chicken Pot Pie

Brown Butter Pistachio Pesto Pasta with Chickpeas

Italian iced orange cookies with icing on a marble board

Snacks & Treats

Melt In Your Mouth Italian Iced Orange Cookies

Healthy Carrot Cake Cookies (made with coconut oil + dairy free!)

Cilantro Pistachio Pesto Hummus

Spicy Blood Orange Margarita

Honey Cinnamon Almond Butter Energy Bites

Paleo Lemon Poppy Seed Cookies

Homemade Healthy Peanut Butter Cups! (low carb, vegan, gluten free)

Almond Lemon Raspberry Poppy Seed Cake

I hope you love these healthy March recipes and get a chance to make them soon! If you make any of these recipes be sure to leave a comment & rating on them so I know how you liked them. Thank you!

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