Blueberry-Banana Protein Smoothie

Blueberry-Banana Protein Smoothie

Add-ins really make a smoothie, both in terms of taste and customized nutrition. Craving something sweet and need protein? Nut butters do the trick. Feeling nutty and want omega-3’s? Pour in chia or hemp seeds. Fruit – especially berries – is fulfill ...
Blood Orange Chocolate Truffles

Blood Orange Chocolate Truffles

Almond, raspberry, caramel, even coffee—of all flavors, none pairs as perfectly with dark chocolate than sweet, sunny, citrusy orange. You could unwrap a candy bar, but for an especially indulgent treat, try these homemade truffles made with pure cac ...
Millet & Black Bean Stuffed Fiesta Acorn Squash

Millet & Black Bean Stuffed Fiesta Acorn Squash

Cooking with popular, trendy grains is one of my “things.” But I have to admit, there’s one that I’ve shied away from for years, and the reason why is silly: I didn’t know how to cook millet. Turns out this healthy, tasty, nutrient-packed grain is ea ...
Roasted Rainbow Root Vegetable Medley

Roasted Rainbow Root Vegetable Medley

Fresh greens are a fine choice for holiday fare, but for an exceptionally elegant dish to share with a gathered group, turn to the best of Earth’s hidden treasures: root vegetables. Grown deep underground, these sturdy, hearty gems naturally soak up ...
Dairy-Free Dark Chocolate Molten Mousse

Dairy-Free Dark Chocolate Molten Mousse

Molten: it’s a word that conjures up visions of gooey, chocolate desserts served under a mountain of melting ice cream at one of those hoppin’, popular Friday-night-style restaurants. What it really means is liquefied by heat. In this recipe, boiling ...
Simplified Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

Simplified Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

There’s no denying that pre-made cookie dough is addictively delicious. It’s so good, you could eat it raw – and probably do when no one’s looking. The other big draw is that it’s easy to make. While that’s all fine and dandy, this recipe for peanut ...