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Banana Bread Super Smoothie

Banana Bread Super Smoothie

Get ready to go bananas! You get the best of both worlds—something healthy, something sweet—with this nutritious, dessert-like smoothie. Real banana bread flavor is brought out by the nuttiness of almond milk and hemp seeds paired up with authentic b ...
Whole Wheat Carrot-Flax Muffins

Whole Wheat Carrot-Flax Muffins

When it comes to a food that’s worth its weight in 24-karat gold, we’re nominating carrots. They’re high in vitamins, low in calories and packed with fiber. You can pile them shredded atop a salad or dunk them in dip for a crunchy a ...
Lean Green Protein Smoothie

Lean Green Protein Smoothie

Going green in 2014? Start with this sensational smoothie, teeming with healthy greens, protein-packed seeds and a scoop of creamy almond butter. Freezing veggies first means no need for ice””nothing but pure, dense nutrition and loads of fresh ...
Cooking Confusion: Oil Vey!

Cooking Confusion: Oil Vey!

I remember when I used to have two oils in my kitchen: canola for baked goods and extra-virgin olive oil for everything else. Now I use dozens. I collect oils the way some people collect coins. Coconut oil (extra-virgin refined, thankyouverymuch) is ...
Sweet Pea & Salmon Pasta Salad

Sweet Pea & Salmon Pasta Salad

Need more omega-3s? Salmon is a tasty way to get them, especially when it’s tossed with tender pasta shells, sweet green peas and a zesty balsamic-Dijon dressing! Use sustainably-caught, Alaskan canned salmon for rich flavor and easy prep. Once ...
Fresh Mango-Lime Salsa

Fresh Mango-Lime Salsa

Serve rice chips with a side of mango salsa for a festive and flavorful snack at your next party! Fresh fruit is cubed and tossed with flax oil and lime, then spiced just slightly with a sprinkling of chili powder and crushed red pepper. This cool-ho ...
Gluten-Free Veggie Pizza

Gluten-Free Veggie Pizza

Pizza doesn’t have to be off limits just because you’ve gone gluten free. Make your own crisp, chewy crust with good-for-you ingredients such as teff (the world’s smallest gluten-free grain!), hemp seeds and a homemade flax “e ...