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Vegan Peanut Butter Cups

Vegan Peanut Butter Cups

Peanut butter and chocolate are a brilliant time-tested and taste bud-approved combination. Snacks and desserts are often created to unite these two ingredients in perfect culinary harmony. The best thing about baking with this duo? Recipes can be ea ...
Baked Tilapia with Homemade Blood Orange Salsa

Baked Tilapia with Homemade Blood Orange Salsa

Salsa calls to mind the color red, but it typically comes from tomatoes, not exotic citrus fruit. But blood oranges make a juicy, tempting topping for tilapia when combined with other tortilla dip-friendly ingredients like finely chopped red onion, s ...
3 Electrolyte-Enriched Summer Spritzers

3 Electrolyte-Enriched Summer Spritzers

It’s 5 o’clock somewhere…5 a.m., that is. It’s summertime and you have to beat the heat. So you wake up at the crack of dawn to push through a 60-mile bike ride or catch a boot camp on the beach. (Bravo!) But no matter how early you work out, t ...
Vegan Coconut Milk Whipped Cream

Vegan Coconut Milk Whipped Cream

A summer without sandals, bottoms without a matching top and a dessert without whipped cream…it just isn’t right. If you’re left with no shoes and no shirt, no problem! You can at least be sure your strawberries never go topless with this dairy-free ...
4 Natural Sweeteners to Use Instead of Sugar

4 Natural Sweeteners to Use Instead of Sugar

Life is sweet in California. We’ve got our blue skies and ocean, purple flowers on the mountains and (since we’re always up on healthy food trends) sweeteners labeled “Natural” in our stores that range in color from yellow to ...
What I Eat in a Day: Sharing is Caring

What I Eat in a Day: Sharing is Caring

I’m all about sharing! And I love that Vitacost shares so many great recipes from creative foodies and fellow health fanatics. When I found this breakfast quinoa recipe here, I had to try it out. So this week, I’ll take you through the st ...