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Double-Chocolate Dream Cookies

Double-Chocolate Dream Cookies

Chewy versus crunchy. Whether it’s bacon, peanut butter or cookies, you’ve picked a side. That’s cool. But when chunks of chocolate melt in your mouth, do you really care about the texture? I didn’t think so. That’s why this cookie recipe doubles up ...
Garam Masala-Spiced Cookies

Garam Masala-Spiced Cookies

Garam masala: what’s that? In Hindi, “garam” means hot and “masala” means spices. Typically, this Indian mix of spices features cardamom, cinnamon, cloves, peppercorns and turmeric. With that kind of combo, you know this cookie recipe is going to off ...
Double Chocolate-Coconut Cupcakes

Double Chocolate-Coconut Cupcakes

Double the chocolate means double the pleasure. These delightfully delicious cupcakes are the dessert you can’t resist – and, thankfully, you don’t have to. Though the basic bake-shop treat is loaded with butter, you’ll use coconut oil, coconut sugar ...
Coconut-Topped Tropical Fruit Salad

Coconut-Topped Tropical Fruit Salad

Cakes, cookies and cobblers are all fine desserts, but for something a little lighter that’s just as sweet (and more nutritious), throw together a simple fruit salad. This refreshing mix is made with mango, papaya, and the surprise addition of avocad ...
Coconut-Carrot Icees

Coconut-Carrot Icees

Icee, icee, baby! While everyone else is sweating bullets on the beach, you could be cool as a cucumber with these coconut-carrot ice-pops. You might enjoy the summer sunshine just a shred more knowing that this recipe is naturally sweetened with ste ...
Simple Low-Fat Fruit Sorbet

Simple Low-Fat Fruit Sorbet

It may be considered dessert, but even the sweetest, juiciest piece of fruit still seems like “just a piece of fruit” when you’re dieting. You want something indulgent, something splurge-worthy, after a calorie-controlled dinner—but it has to be some ...
Dark Chocolate-Orange Fudge

Dark Chocolate-Orange Fudge

How far will you go to bite into a savory slab of fudge? I’ll make it easy. Walk a couple feet into your kitchen (in your PJs, if you want) and make a batch of dark chocolate squares that will take your senses on a trip to where citrus and coconut fi ...