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Eating to Beat the “Blahs”

Eating to Beat the “Blahs”

You know how it goes—sometimes you’re the bug, and sometimes you’re the windshield. Well, it’s been a buggy summer for me so far. I’ve had a hard time getting out of bed, committing myself to exercise, willing myself to toss a salad instead of having ...
No-Bake Vegan Nut-Butter Brownies

No-Bake Vegan Nut-Butter Brownies

There’s something about brownies that make us feel, well, blissful. Maybe it’s the way that they combine the best of the worlds of cookies and cakes. Perhaps it’s the ingredient that makes everything better (cocoa!). But we’d ...
Crunchy Cranberry-Almond Granola

Crunchy Cranberry-Almond Granola

You can’t go wrong with granola, especially healthy and homemade granola. This recipe is perfect to make in bulk so you’ll have plenty on hand for quick-and-easy breakfasts throughout the week. Pour on almond milk and enjoy a crispy and c ...
Is Butter Really That Bad For You?

Is Butter Really That Bad For You?

I never ate margarine, even when it was popular. I worried a little about the saturated fat, but I reasoned a teeny little pat of the real stuff likely would not lead to my doom…unlike whatever on earth a “buttery spread” might happen to be. But now ...
Spicy Almond-Crusted Chicken

Spicy Almond-Crusted Chicken

Baked chicken breast for dinner might sound boring, but you can easily spice things up with a combination of sizzling seasonings and a satisfyingly crunchy slivered almond crust. This foolproof recipe is perfect when you’re craving a little bit ...
Easy Homemade Fruit Muesli

Easy Homemade Fruit Muesli

If you live in Switzerland or Germany, muesli might be what you’re making for dinner. But here in the U.S., this mixture of oats, fruits and nuts fills breakfast bowls, fueling hungry bodies with protein, fiber, vitamins and minerals first in t ...