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Chocolate-Covered Coconut-Cashew Bars

Chocolate-Covered Coconut-Cashew Bars

Cashews are so underrated. In only one ounce, you get over 9 grams of unsaturated fats, zero cholesterol and five glorious grams of protein. Not to mention they’re a good source of iron and magnesium. And the texture? Forget it. These tropical ...
Cinnamon Brazil Nut Cookies

Cinnamon Brazil Nut Cookies

All you need is 10 minutes, five ingredients and one open mind to whip up these gluten-free cookies with a south-of-the-border flare. Brazil nuts top off these cinnamon treats with a satisfying crunch, as well as add essential vitamins and minerals. ...
Chocolate Chunk Protein Cookies

Chocolate Chunk Protein Cookies

Yes, you can have chunks of chocolate without becoming a chunky monkey. Just be smart about your indulgence. What to look for in a guilt-free, chocolate chip cookie: chunks of dark chocolate (not that wimpy-tasting milk stuff), pure and alcohol-free ...
Cherry-Vanilla Macaroons

Cherry-Vanilla Macaroons

The French have le macaron, the crunchy, pastel-colored sandwich cookies you see in the most upscale bakeries. Though tasty, they’re nothing like an American macaroon. You know the macaroon as a light-and-airy coconut delight. But this recipe h ...
Vanilla-Raspberry Protein Cheesecake

Vanilla-Raspberry Protein Cheesecake

Would you eat a cheesecake made without cream cheese? You might if you knew it wasn’t loaded with saturated fat and sugar. In fact, this lightened-up version is packed with protein and fresh fruit. If you ask us, it sounds more like a nutritiou ...
Mint Chip Frozen Greek Yogurt

Mint Chip Frozen Greek Yogurt

This is not the mint chocolate chip ice cream recipe you remember from your childhood. Ice cream has evolved over the years, from the classic dairy delight atop a sugar cone to a low-fat, yogurt-filled cup with fresh fruit and superfood toppings. Tak ...