Gluten-Free Ginger Snap Cookies

Gluten-Free Ginger Snap Cookies

Ginger snaps should literally snap. That’s not easy to accomplish when you’re baking without gluten. Often, cookies end up too chewy, too dry or – worse – too rubbery. But when it comes to texture, ginger snaps have high standards. By using a few les ...
Homemade Cookie & Cake Icing With Coconut Oil

Homemade Cookie & Cake Icing With Coconut Oil

Plain cookies and cakes have their place, but for a true festive treat, a swirl of icing sweetens the deal. What isn’t so sweet is the added corn syrup, artificial colors and flavors in those foil-topped canisters of frosting from the supermarket. Ev ...
Zucchini Bread Chocolate Chip Cookies

Zucchini Bread Chocolate Chip Cookies

Adding vegetables to desserts often raises suspicions, but no one who’s tried zucchini bread objects when they learn what they’re really eating. Moist and chewy with hints of cinnamon and vanilla, a thick, texture-rich slice makes getting your daily ...
Italian Chicken Sausage Stuffed Shells

Italian Chicken Sausage Stuffed Shells

Two at the table? Count this recipe as dinner for the next few days, with each reheat as delicious as the first time it was served. Stuffed shells aren’t complicated, but classic recipes often come with a heaviness that makes them do-able only one ni ...
30-Minute Gluten-Free Apple Crumble

30-Minute Gluten-Free Apple Crumble

Most homemade baked desserts that can be ready in 30 minutes come from a box. Not this one! With real, whole food ingredients like fresh apples, shredded coconut and organic cinnamon, you can create a crumble that’s not only an after-dinner delight b ...
Mini Raw-Vegan Pecan Pies

Mini Raw-Vegan Pecan Pies

What’s that? You say you have pecans leftover from that holiday baking extravaganza? But not enough for another giant pie? Put ‘em to use with a smaller-scale (and much healthier!) version of the one you just gobbled up. These minis are huge on flavo ...
Peanut Butter-Glazed Apple Cupcakes

Peanut Butter-Glazed Apple Cupcakes

An apple and peanut butter may be your favorite afternoon snack. It’s full of filling fiber and protein, plus healthy fats and essential vitamins. Now mix this perfect pair into cupcake batter. Though it wouldn’t seem nearly as virtuous, this sweet-a ...