Cocoa-Roasted Peanuts

Cocoa-Roasted Peanuts

What do a dive bar, a steak restaurant and your pantry have in common? When you pay a visit to any one of these hot spots, you experience an uncontrollable urge to eat whatever’s within arm’s reach. Most often that includes peanuts – and a bottomless ...
Frosted Sweetheart Sugar Cookies

Frosted Sweetheart Sugar Cookies

The way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. But if the food is homemade, heart-shaped and tastes sweet on the tongue, you’ll find a secret short-cut even he didn’t know about. Whip up these low-calorie Frosted Sweetheart Sugar Cookies, and you’l ...
Simple Gluten-Free Fish Sticks

Simple Gluten-Free Fish Sticks

An accepted staple, frozen fish sticks are loved by adults and children alike. Parents love the convenience, and kids love the crisp and juicy taste. Unfortunately, the packaged standard is often loaded with sodium, fat and calories. Why settle for a ...
Strawberry Cake Protein Truffles

Strawberry Cake Protein Truffles

Truffles: some are round and some are square. A few may be filled with a rich crème, while others are more like a moist cake. That element of surprise is what makes these bite-sized desserts such a treat. But what’s even sweeter than presenting your ...
Coconut Bundt Cake

Coconut Bundt Cake

This could be an exaggeration, but coconut oil seems to have become a staple, like bread or milk. But there’s little known about its cousin coconut butter. Though both are great for baking, they’re not one in the same. The buttery stuff (think about ...
Smoky Vegan Bean & Beet Patties

Smoky Vegan Bean & Beet Patties

Smoked paprika has become a highly-anticipated guest star in my culinary creations as of late. I can’t get enough of this vibrant spice and the distinctive flavor it brings to my dishes. It is especially piquant in these Vegan Bean and Beet Pat ...
Dark Chocolate & Sea Salt Protein Bark

Dark Chocolate & Sea Salt Protein Bark

Chocolate is calling. Yet not matter how strong and loud the craving, turning on the oven is too much trouble. Running to the store for a quick fix is even more of a hassle. What you need is a dessert that’s all bark and no bite. No baking, no flour- ...