Low-Carb Snack: Baked Homemade Cheese Crisps

Low-Carb Snack: Baked Homemade Cheese Crisps

Low-carb dieting means good snack foods are often scarce. (How many handfuls of nuts and mini-trays of Greek yogurt can one person eat?!) Keep your taste buds entertained and your daily carb count low with these crispy, baked cheese “chips.” Lo ...
Clean-Eating Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

Clean-Eating Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

When it’s time for dessert, I want dessert—not some tolerably tasty, veganized version of the cookies, cakes, brownies and ice cream I used to love. If you eat healthy most of the time, it’s OK to indulge every once in a while, right? With this recip ...
Carrot & Coriander Hummus

Carrot & Coriander Hummus

Here are two words that will make you re-think buying that popular, red-rimmed-lid brand of hummus: potassium sorbate. Check the label! This synthetic ingredient is a factory food maker’s friend, keeping bacteria out of dips, dried fruit, cheeses and ...
Spicy Pumpkin-Oat Patties

Spicy Pumpkin-Oat Patties

Order a veggie burger at any restaurant, and you’ll likely get a dry mash-up of grains, soy protein and mushy mushrooms. It could be worse. They might serve a still-frozen black bean burger that you could have easily bought and made yourself (yes, it ...
Mocha Java Protein Shake

Mocha Java Protein Shake

You could eat three containers of yogurt, five bowls of oatmeal, five scrambled eggs or 10 pancakes – or, just sip on this simple smoothie for the same amount of protein (30 whopping grams)! This chilly coffee indulgence is the perfect busy-day break ...
Peanut Butter-Chocolate Chip Protein Balls

Peanut Butter-Chocolate Chip Protein Balls

Cookie balls, brownie balls, protein balls—these trendy, roll-able treats usually have a few things in common. They’re raw or no-bake. They’re made with oatmeal. And they’re almost always soft and a little gooey, unless you freeze them first. This re ...