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Whipped Pumpkin Seed & Spinach Dip

Whipped Pumpkin Seed & Spinach Dip

Chock full of chickpeas, with a similar creamy texture, this dip might be mistaken for hummus—only it’s missing traditional tahini as an ingredient, and it’s tinted a festive shade of green! Besides baby spinach, another brightly colored addition hel ...
Butternut Squash Hummus

Butternut Squash Hummus

I love hummus. It’s such an easy and versatile snack, great for dipping, spreading and even eating by the spoonful! Unfortunately, my sensitive digestive system doesn’t tolerate legumes, so going overboard on this creamy chickpea dip does ...
Potluck Pleaser: Balsamic Tomato-Feta Slices

Potluck Pleaser: Balsamic Tomato-Feta Slices

Casseroles, coleslaws, brimming bowls of sherbet punch—the potluck table will be full of tasty homemade creations, but none will be as elegant or eye catching as yours when you make these tomato-feta slices. As a finger-food appetizer or fancy side d ...
Cauliflower “Bread” Sticks

Cauliflower “Bread” Sticks

If you’re craving warm garlic bread sticks, but reaching into the bread basket at your favorite Italian restaurant isn’t how you “roll,” you’re in luck. Cauliflower takes the place of flour in this healthy recipe, and ve ...
Vegetarian Baked Stuffed Mushrooms

Vegetarian Baked Stuffed Mushrooms

Ever feel as if a certain food symbolizes holidays? For me, that’s true of mouth-watering stuffed mushrooms. There’s something about those herb-rich, perfectly chewy, fragrant appetizers that make me feel like celebrating. This recipe sho ...
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 ...