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Gluten-Free Spicy Chai Muffins

Gluten-Free Spicy Chai Muffins

Crazy about chai? This wildly popular drink, made from black tea, milk and traditional Indian herbs and spices, is guzzled down by coffee-shop goers for its exotic, eye-opening flavor and irresistible creaminess. But a luscious latte isn’t the ...
Autumn Roasted Squash

Autumn Roasted Squash

Roasting acorn squash is a quick-and-easy way to prepare this mild and slightly-sweet, orangish-yellow “veggie” (which, like pumpkin, is technically a fruit). Just cut into wedges, prep with agave nectar and cinnamon and bake for about 2 ...
Host a Sugar Swap

Host a Sugar Swap

It’s well-known that our obsession with white refined sugar is not so good for us. Excessive amounts can contribute to weight gain and a host of other health concerns. The great news is that there are a bunch of great-tasting, natural sugar alt ...
Vegan Cornbread

Vegan Cornbread

Vegan baked goods often have a bad rap””turn out one “off” batch and no one will want to touch your “crumbly and dry” dairy-free desserts again. When it comes to cornbread””which can bake up dry even with dairy i ...
Fresh Figs with Bleu Cheese and Agave

Fresh Figs with Bleu Cheese and Agave

Fresh figs are one of the world’s oldest known fruits, yet they’re often overlooked in today’s daily diets. This recipe offers an easy way to enjoy them””and the fiber, calcium and antioxidants they offer””as an unexpect ...
Cinnamon-Agave Sweet Potato Wedges

Cinnamon-Agave Sweet Potato Wedges

Enjoy fries with your veggie burger””but try these colorful, nutritious sweet potato wedges instead of the classic white-potato “straws.” Filling and full of flavor, they’re made with a light olive oil and agave nectar glaze ...
5 Hot Drinks to Chase Away Your Chills

5 Hot Drinks to Chase Away Your Chills

You can layer on sweaters, bundle up under blankets or huddle beside a heater””but nothing stops the shivers better than drinking a mug of your favorite hot beverage. Sipping on something warm increases body temperature temporarily. So if you&# ...