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Less is S’more Bites

Less is S’more Bites

No campfire? No problem. Not a gluten-glutton? It’s all good. No nuts for you? You’re safe. Oh, dairy is a no-no, too? Mooove everything on your calendar for the next hour, because you’re going to melt for this dessert that magicall ...
Sneaky Zucchini Lasagna

Sneaky Zucchini Lasagna

If you’re cooking for a crew of picky eaters, you may have tried sneaking in veggies by mixing a simple puree into a familiar dish. This recipe lets you bypass the blender and instead insert thinly sliced zucchini into a meal most everyone loves. Thi ...
Dried Plum, Apricot & Coconut Breakfast Bars

Dried Plum, Apricot & Coconut Breakfast Bars

Unlike pre-packaged and processed breakfast bars, this made-from-scratch, fruit-filled version lacks added sugar. This should help keep you from face-planting into your keyboard an hour after eating. Besides, when you cook with real fruit and plant-b ...
Orange Hazelnut White Chocolate Muffins

Orange Hazelnut White Chocolate Muffins

There’s no bluffin’ when it comes to this muffin! This recipe is packed with all real ingredients and nothing artificial. You can’t even prank your vegan friends, because they’ll bite into this no-egg-needed breakfast treat wi ...
French Vanilla-Mixed Berry Ice Pops

French Vanilla-Mixed Berry Ice Pops

Pies, jellies and jams are all great ways to enjoy a spring berry harvest. But when you don’t feel like turning on the oven or spending hours at the stovetop canning, these frozen pops let you savor the sweetness with very little fuss. No syrupy juic ...
The Art of Healthy Snacking

The Art of Healthy Snacking

Americans love to snack. More than half of us snack two or three times per day, with healthier people (surprisingly!) snacking even more often. Famous doctor-controlled weight-loss plans like the Mayo Clinic Diet actually encourage snacking to manage ...
High-Protein Vanilla Crunch Muffins

High-Protein Vanilla Crunch Muffins

Hosting brunch for a bunch? These days it’s not uncommon to have a smorgasbord of food allergies, diet restrictions and plain old picky eaters at any given group function. Naturally, it becomes overwhelming to cater to everyone’s unique dietary desir ...