Oven-Baked Rainbow Beet Chips

Oven-Baked Rainbow Beet Chips

When crunchy cravings strike, chips are the first snack you reach for. But several scoops from the bag and you know you have to stop—all that salt and fat…and guilt! Comfort food shouldn’t cause discomfort, so bake a batch of these healthier crisps t ...
Peanut Butter & Banana Soft-Batch Cookies

Peanut Butter & Banana Soft-Batch Cookies

A smear and a bite, a smear and a bite. Isn’t that how everyone eats peanut butter and banana? With a knife in one hand and a piece of fruit in the other, you scoop and swipe until the peel runs out…or the jar (whichever comes first). While there’s n ...
Chocolate & Caramel Energy Bites

Chocolate & Caramel Energy Bites

Are your children running around like balls of energy? Maybe they snuck a few bites of these chewy energy balls. Drizzled in rich dark chocolate, they could easily be mistaken for the kind of candy any kid would love. Therein lies the problem. In ord ...
Peanut Butter-Maple Protein Bars

Peanut Butter-Maple Protein Bars

All it takes is that one tempting snack to steal your heart. For some, it’s a bag of lightly salted popcorn. For others, it’s bite-sized, chocolate-coated candies. I happen to be head over heels for the simplicity of Vitacost Organic Smooth & Uns ...
Strawberry Lemonade Protein Muffins

Strawberry Lemonade Protein Muffins

Iced tea versus lemonade. Which do you choose? If it’s livened up with strawberries and converted into a fluffy muffin, there’s a good chance you’d go for the lemonade. Besides, these low-cal breakfast bites don’t just look cool with their bright pin ...
Rich Red Velvet Smoothie

Rich Red Velvet Smoothie

You may not know (because it’s chemically colored) that the richness you taste in red velvet cake is actually cocoa powder. To create that same depth and delight in a drinkable form, you’ll need the antioxidant powers of cacao and the whole-food wond ...
30-Minute Vegetarian Chili

30-Minute Vegetarian Chili

Cutting back, trimming the fat, lightening up. Call it what you will, but eating at least one vegetarian-approved meal each week can really make a difference in your overall health and well-being. Just because you aren’t adding red meat to this mildl ...