Peanut Butter & Banana Soft-Batch Cookies

Peanut Butter & Banana Soft-Batch Cookies

A smear and a bite, a smear and a bite. Isn’t that how everyone eats peanut butter and banana? With a knife in one hand and a piece of fruit in the other, you scoop and swipe until the peel runs out…or the jar (whichever comes first). While there’s n ...
Chocolate & Caramel Energy Bites

Chocolate & Caramel Energy Bites

Are your children running around like balls of energy? Maybe they snuck a few bites of these chewy energy balls. Drizzled in rich dark chocolate, they could easily be mistaken for the kind of candy any kid would love. Therein lies the problem. In ord ...
Vanilla & Raspberry Protein Muffins

Vanilla & Raspberry Protein Muffins

The land has the sea. Women have men. Everything has a counterpart, because that’s how this world stays balanced. Naturally, when it comes to food, there has to be a yin and yang. In this recipe, sweet counters tart, and the dichotomy is de-licious! ...
Peanut Butter-Maple Protein Bars

Peanut Butter-Maple Protein Bars

All it takes is that one tempting snack to steal your heart. For some, it’s a bag of lightly salted popcorn. For others, it’s bite-sized, chocolate-coated candies. I happen to be head over heels for the simplicity of Vitacost Organic Smooth & Uns ...
Spinach and Quinoa with Seared Scallops

Spinach and Quinoa with Seared Scallops

What’s great about scallops is they can be made in mere minutes. What’s not so great is their mild flavor allows for a sea-sized list of side dishes. Before you drown in options, consider completing your meal with a quick-cooking whole grain-and-vegg ...
Mini Banana-Berry Protein Cheesecake

Mini Banana-Berry Protein Cheesecake

The refreshingly simple cheesecake doesn’t necessarily need an upgrade. Its clean lines and sophisticated flavor instantly elevates this dessert to five-star restaurant status. That being said, its full-fat ingredients demote this classic dessert to ...
Two-Bite Chocolate Strawberry Pie

Two-Bite Chocolate Strawberry Pie

It’s that time of year when al fresco dining is on the menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The weather is too beautiful not to enjoy while it lasts. So before you settle on the sofa with a pint and a spoon, consider extending your fresh-air time in ...