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 ...
3-Ingredient Chocolate-Peanut Butter Muffins

3-Ingredient Chocolate-Peanut Butter Muffins

You’re on a tight schedule. Whipping up a batch of fresh-baked muffins that doesn’t come from an over-processed box mix is just not going to fit into your day. Not to mention all the hassle it takes to swap the bad ingredients for good (does applesau ...
White Chocolate Chip Protein Lemon Cake

White Chocolate Chip Protein Lemon Cake

Ever wonder what makes white chocolate white? During manufacturing, the cocoa beans’ dark solids are separated but never reincorporated. Milk solids are then added, creating an ivory chunk of goodness. In this recipe, I’ve paired these vanilla-colore ...
Dark Chocolate Chip Coffee Cookies

Dark Chocolate Chip Coffee Cookies

Coffee is a pungent, risky ingredient. If you’ve never baked or cooked with it (or even drank a mug in your life), this might seem intimidating or maybe just not your cup of tea – er, java. Though it might be nerve-wracking to venture into unchartere ...
Healthy Brunch Recipe: Mini Buckwheat Blini

Healthy Brunch Recipe: Mini Buckwheat Blini

Not as fat as flapjacks, not as thin as crepes, blinis – also called blintzes – are a type of Russian pancake you’ll find on brunch tables and hor d’oeuvres trays around the world. Sturdy and tiny, these crowd pleasers can be picked up an ...