Spiced Quinoa and Beans

Spiced Quinoa and Beans

Ever try those boxed quinoa and spice blends? They’re convenient (and quite delicious!) when you’re running short on time, but if you check the ingredients, you may find a few additives and preservatives your body could do without. MSG, a ...
Double-Chocolate Dream Cookies

Double-Chocolate Dream Cookies

Chewy versus crunchy. Whether it’s bacon, peanut butter or cookies, you’ve picked a side. That’s cool. But when chunks of chocolate melt in your mouth, do you really care about the texture? I didn’t think so. That’s why this cookie recipe doubles up ...
Garam Masala-Spiced Cookies

Garam Masala-Spiced Cookies

Garam masala: what’s that? In Hindi, “garam” means hot and “masala” means spices. Typically, this Indian mix of spices features cardamom, cinnamon, cloves, peppercorns and turmeric. With that kind of combo, you know this cookie recipe is going to off ...
Spinach Pesto Black Bean Spaghetti

Spinach Pesto Black Bean Spaghetti

You’ve probably seen vegetable-based noodles making the rounds – zucchini ribbons, spaghetti squash spaghetti and so on. These are certainly diet-friendly alternatives to what your mom used to make. But when it comes to sports fuel, nothing beats bla ...
Caramel Pecan Blondies

Caramel Pecan Blondies

Blondes have more fun, especially when they’re a little nutty and not overly sweet. That’s what you’ll get with this caramel-drizzled, pecan blondies recipe. The pecans and almond flour nicely offset the coconut sugar, which keeps t ...
Paleo-Style Spicy Baked Buffalo Tenders

Paleo-Style Spicy Baked Buffalo Tenders

If you can handle the heat, get your tight tush in the kitchen! This recipe for boneless buffalo tenders will kick the pants off any fast food joint. So, back away from the drive-thru, put down the take-out menu and get in the game. A pop-in-your-mou ...
Roasted Chipotle Sweet Potato Wedges

Roasted Chipotle Sweet Potato Wedges

You’ll forget all about white potato, deep-fried French fries with a stack of these spicy spuds next to your burger. Thick-cut sweet potato wedges are tossed with fresh lime juice and fiery chipotle pepper powder, then baked to a crispy-chewy finish ...