By Kimberly Mikesh

The 10 best food blogs you've probably never heard of

Tags Home & Food

If the thought of another kale smoothie recipe makes you want to go into on an Egg McMuffin-fueled rampage, simply back away and point your favorite browser at these blogs that have the healthy eating thing down:

1) Dishin' Up The Dirt 

What you'll love: Part farming, part beyond gorgeous photography and completely amazing. And we're not talking a good recipe here and there. Every. Single. One. 

Can't miss recipe: Moroccan Carrot Soup with Spiced Chickpea Croutons

best food blogs, Moroccan Carrot Soup with Spiced Chickpea Croutons

2) Love & Lemons 

What you'll love: Perfect for cheating vegetarians and you've got to love a girl whose favorite time of day is Happy Hour. We concur!

Can't miss recipe: Fig & Ricotta Flatbread Pizza

best food blogs, Fig & Ricotta Flatbread Pizza

3) Carrots 'N' Cake

What you'll love: No lofty, holier-than-thou attitude here. Tina is a seriously down-to earth-mom with a REAL life and a REALLY cute baby

Can't miss recipe: Almond Joy Chia Pudding

best food blogs, Almond Joy Chia Pudding

4) Running on Veggies

What you'll love: Her recipes are so well written and easy to follow and don't call for weirdo-ingredients you'll never use again. 

Can't miss recipe: Double Your Serving Guacamole

best food blogs, Double Your Serving Guacamole

5) Sprouted Kitchen

What you'l love: Perfect if you want eating well to be simple.  Really simple and really tasty. (And did we mention easy?)

Can't miss recipe: Leek and Spinach Frittata

best food blogs, Leek and Spinach Frittata

6) Sunday Morning Banana Pancakes

What you'll love: Besides having the best. title. ever. you'll dig her

Can't miss recipe: Grilled Vegetable Orzo

best food blogs, Grilled Vegetable Orzo

 7) Budget Bytes

What you'll love: So well-written that whatever you try will come out right the first time, every time. There are exactly zero ingredients that are hard to find or you'll never use again. And who doesn't love to save a little (actually, a lot!) of $ along the way.

Can't miss recipe: Spinach Lasagna Roll Ups

best food blogs, Spinach Lasagna Roll Ups

8) Pinch of Yum

What you'll love: Perfect for weeknights when you don't have a lot of time but don't want to compromise on taste.

Can't miss recipe: One Pot Spanish Chicken and Potatoes

best food blogs, One Pot Spanish Chicken and Potatoes

9) Fork Knife Swoon

What you'll love: We're official fans of anyone who can show us how to take on lamp chops. On a weeknight. In 30 minutes. Seriously.

Can't miss recipe: Pan-Seared Lamb Chops with Cippolini Onions

best food blogs, Pan-Seared Lamb Chops with Cippolini Onions

10) A Tasty Love Story

What you'll love: If reading this blog is any indication, it's no wonder Denmark is one of the happiest countries in the world -- and where Josephine, its author, hails from. You can expect a wide variety of mostly vegetarian fare and the desserts. Oh, the desserts.

Can't miss recipe: Chocolate and Coconut Cups with a Hazelnut Surprise

Chocolate Coconut Cups with a Hazelnut Surprise