How to Cut the Calories of 5 of Your Favorite Foods

There are a few options that come to mind when asked about favorite foods—pizza, mac ’n’ cheese, and fried chicken are often suggested but rarely are these items on the “yes” list for your healthy eating plan. So instead of depriving yourself of something you love and swearing off of them all together (impossible, let’s be honest), try these simple substitutes and calorie-cutting hacks for a healthier dining experience.

Keep scrolling for ideas on how to cut the calories from the foods you love.